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5 Christmas Safety Tips to Keep Your Home Secure

Santa Claus is coming to town, and unfortunately the burglars are too! Christmas brings families and friends together to celebrate one of the happiest times of the year. However, there are still the odd few out there who have no guilt in ruining some of the happiness, and these people are burglars. Christmas is the peak time for home break-ins, but luckily for you the team at Matrix Fire & Security Ltd have come up with our top 5 Christmas safety tips to keep your home secure this festive period.

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What Different Types of Security Are There?

Whether you’re looking to protect a residential or commercial property, it can be difficult to decide what system would be the best solution to suit your needs and budget. There’s so many different types of security systems available nowadays, both internal and external, and they all provide different levels of security for your property. From internal security such as alarms and CCTV to external security like security fencing and automatic gates, below, we’ve outlined some of the different types of security that are available to protect you and your property.

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What Type of Fire Extinguisher Is Best for Your Property?

The type of fire that is likely to occur in a property will determine the type of fire extinguisher you need to have. There are different classes of fire and extinguishers are designed differently for each class; you may need more than one type of extinguisher in your property. Fires are categorised, in classes A to F, by the materials that cause them. Both are listed below:

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Professional Security Systems for Your Business

Your employees’ safety should always be a priority in your business. Although you can put health and safety regulations in place for their safety, that does not protect them or your business from intruders. Intruders can affect the security of both your employees and your business; to prevent the risk of intruders, we recommend getting a professional security system installed. Below we’ve outlined the most common security systems people choose for their business.

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