There are two different types of burglary, opportunistic and calculated. While it is more comfortable to think that most burglaries are one-off instances that are a fluke and could happen to anyone, the truth is that some burglaries are undertaken by professionals who have purposely targeted your home. Unfortunately, this is more common than you’d think. Continue reading
There’s no quick fix for making your home secure. Many factors need to be taken into account when monitoring and controlling the security of your home. It can be alarming at how many people don’t practice basic safety measures to protect their property. Secure homes require vigilance and consideration.
In 2016 it was found that an astonishing 4 out of 10 people don’t even lock their doors when they leave the house. But complete security relies on more than locking your doors at night. We have compiled a checklist of all the measures that help towards keeping your home safe from theft and burglary.
As technology continues to dominate our homes, new devices have become available to better our control on our environments. But what is a smart house, and what does it mean for the future of safety for our homes?
What is a smart house? You’ve probably heard the term, and you might already have some smart devices at home, but what are the real benefits? A smart house is one installed with devices that allow you to control anything from the temperature of your rooms, to the temperature of your morning coffee.
Corporate security is extremely important for a number of reasons. Businesses have various areas that they need to protect, from their employees to their online files. However, there’s still many that don’t have a system in place to enhance security. Below, we’ve shared a few of the top reasons why corporate security is so important, as well as a few of the most common security systems.
Everyone’s starting to get the flip flops and beach towels out because holiday season is well and truly upon us! We hit May and suddenly everyone’s started hopping on a plane and jetting off to sunny destinations. Have you got a holiday coming up but worried that your home might not be safe whilst you’re away? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Below, we’ve shared our top home security tips for when you’re touristing abroad.
Your home should be your safe space. It’s a place where you should have no worries at all; a complete place of calm. However, even knowing this, some people don’t know about how professional security systems can help to maintain that safety. Professional security isn’t a thing that’s just for businesses; it’s just as important and effective in our own homes. Below we’ve shared a few of the most common professional security systems people opt for in their domestic properties.
Security fencing is becoming very popular when looking for a solution to keep properties secure. They are a fantastic solution to deter burglars and criminal activity from both domestic and commercial properties. So, whether you’re looking to protect your small home or a large scale business, keep reading to find out the benefits of security fencing.
Are you a business owner or in control of a property that would be used by the public? Are you meeting the legal requirements of the Fire Safety Order? If not, why not? For both your own and others’ safety, it’s vitally important to follow this piece of legislation; it’s also against the law not to.
Did you know that there are six different types of fire? Did you know that they all have different intensities and all need to be approached in different ways? In a previous blog post, we went through what type of fire extinguisher would be best for your property; today, we are going to go more in depth about the different types of fire.
Looking for a career in the security industry? Could a security guard be the next route for you? Below, we’ve shared tips on how to become a security guard, including what skills and experience you’ll need.