New Home- Change Your Locks

You have just moved into your new home. It is a good idea for one of the first things you do is to change your locks! Changing your locks is important when you first move house for many reasons. One of the main reasons is you don’t know who has a key for the current locks. Anyone could own a key and have easy access to your new home. Changing the locks will prevent easy access burglary. Also, not changing your locks can invalidate your insurance. You do not know how many keys are in circulation. If you have not taken the time to change your locks and someone breaks...

How motion sensor lights can help protect your home

There are many ways to help protect your home, from CCTV, alarms, fencing and gates, to a door locking systems. But why do motion sensor lights also help provide security to your home. Motion sensor lighting works by sponsoring any movement, if they do sensor movement they simply light up. Burglars like to work in the dark and the last thing they want is a spotlight shining down on them. So a motion sensor light is a great way to deter intruders and providing light directly onto your home. The sensor light is simply fitted onto an external wall to your home by an electrition. Providing a type of security...

What do security guards do?

It’s an odd question right, but for real, what do they actually do? We often see security guards in shops standing by the entrance, acting as a rather costly deterrent, but they have a whole lot more to bring, so there could be more than meets the eye. Unlike law enforcement officers who respond to crimes before they happen, or while they’re happening, security guards are trained to prevent them. That means they deter criminals from doing what they intend to do, as we just spoke about. And when they stumble across criminal activities, they can’t get involved physically, so there is a good degree of training involved. Believe us....

Advantages of commercial steel doors

From retail outlets through to factories and office units, when it reaches the end of each working day the necessary security measures should always be implemented to protect your premises from the threat of crime. One of the most effective methods of securing the entrances to your property is through the use of quality commercial steel doors and one specialist company has a variety of reliable commercial steel doors that are more than adequate for the job. Suitable to be fitted to door entrances of varying sizes, all steel doors are easy to use whilst guaranteeing the highest level of performance at all times. With the option to have solid,...

Photographers: How to keep your expensive camera equipment safe and secure at home?

One of the best ways to protect your camera is to use a good and comfortable camera bag. This will protect the camera from physical shock and protect it from direct sunlight, moisture and rain. Furthermore, the bag helps you keep all accessories in one place without losing them when you want to use them next time. When you’re at home, you should consider a safe, or even putting a lock on your door! Do not leave the camera under direct sunlight. Protect it with a towel or shade of some kind, so that rays from the sun does not hit directly on the camera or lens body. Direct sunlight...