There are many different types of safes on the market including wall mounted, free standing, fireproof as well as a whole host of different locking systems to choose from.
Here we take a look at what you need to consider when deciding on the right option for your home or business.
Visonic, an international developer and manufacturer of high-quality electronic security systems and components, has an extensive range of wireless security products and detectors for residential, commercial and industrial properties.
They provide advanced intrusion, safety, emergency, communication, and remote observation solutions. I’ve recently been taking a look at their versatile wireless security systems that can be monitored by phone or via a secondary company for a minimal monthly cost. Their alarms are grade 2 insurance approved.
A House with Multiple Occupany (HMO) is a property that’s rented out by at least three people who are not from one household such as a family. They share facilities like the bathroom and kitchen.
HMOs are popular with students and public-sector workers and are often found near universities, colleges and large public-sector organisations such as hospitals.
The internet has changed many things, and that includes home security.
The Internet of Things (IoT) has made it easy to connect pretty much any device so that it can be remotely controlled, transforming the world of security – and not just commercially.
Home security systems are more sophisticated than ever with remote controls for door locks, lights, cameras and alarms. It has made it simple to monitor your home from anywhere.
If improving your home security is on your list of things to do this year, then make a start by reviewing your current situation. Are your windows and doors secure? Do you have a working intruder alarm? Is it time to install exterior motion-sensor lighting or even CCTV?
For the period of October 2016 to September 2017, a breakdown in crime from Hampshire Constabulary showed 10,789 incidents of burglary. The figure from Surrey Police for the same period was 6181. Thames Valley Police recorded 13,725 burglaries.
However, it’s important not to get complacent. Police UK reports the following: