Category: Physical security

The Top 7 Deterrents for Burglars

Sep 10, 2019

As the saying goes, prevention is better than cure. When it comes to home security, if you can find a way to deter an intruder or thief, then you won’t have to deal with the fallout from an attempted break-in, which can be time consuming and costly. With this in mind, we’re taking a look at seven of the top deterrents for burglars, some of them reported by ex-convicts themselves. (more…)

The Ultimate Guide to Locks

Sep 07, 2019

Locks are one of the most fundamental aspects of any security system. If you think about it, doors and windows are the first line of defence against intruders. So they have to be securely locked: there is no question about it. There is however more to locking up than you may think. Let’s take a look at all the essentials when it comes to locks so that you can arm yourself with the knowledge you need to make certain your home is properly protected. (more…)

Brexit Stockpiling? Important Security Measures You MUST Consider.

Jun 05, 2019

If, like many UK businesses, you have been stockpiling imported goods in anticipation of a hard or uncertain Brexit, or you are thinking about it, then there is a great deal to consider. The logistics; the practicalities and the financial impact are a starting point, but have you also thought about the security and insurance aspects? (more…)

Keyless Car Thefts: The Latest Solution

Jun 01, 2019

It is more than two years since we wrote on the subject of keyless car theft, warning of the various methods being used by thieves to gain access to vehicles, such as signal relaying, key programming and signal jamming. We discussed various methods of combating these issues. But now, two years on, could there be a new solution to signal relaying? (more…)

A Guide to HMO Security

Apr 08, 2019

Houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) are homes which are shared between at least three tenants who are not related, and who share basic amenities such as a kitchen or bathroom. As a landlord of an HMO, there are very specific fire safety responsibilities you must adhere to, but did you also know you have certain responsibilities concerning the security of the property? (more…)

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