flats

Securing your flat

Many homeowners choose to install a security system to protect their property. They opt for security lights, CCTV, motion detectors, perimeter sensors. and security gates. Yet, some of this equipment is most effective for houses – people who live in flats face different security challenges. The difficulty is that a flat might be several floors […]

CCTV

Security vs. Privacy

One of the reasons people become homeowners is for the privacy that comes with it. Renters have to put up with their landlords occasionally making visits, a reminder that their space doesn’t belong to them. Arguably, this is linked to homeowners being concerned about security. It’s a question of making their personal haven a place […]

Moving house

Security and Moving House

Alongside career changes, health problems and personal injury, moving house can be one of the most stressful things a person can experience. People transition from a neighbourhood they know well to one they may not be so comfortable in, from a house they love to one they’re yet to make their own. Simple things, like […]

Risk assessment

Risk Assessments and You

As a business owner, it’s imperative that you prepare for every eventuality. As you chart the progress of your enterprise, you need to be aware of where you may be vulnerable. Risk can take several forms, and each requires a specific approach. That’s where risk assessments come in. They will help you identify areas of […]

Summer

Summer security

Unless you live in a cave, you’ve probably noticed the heatwave the UK is experiencing. High temperatures are breaking records, particularly in the south. Everyone is doing what they can to keep cool, drinking plenty of water, and enjoying ice creams in the shade. Unfortunately, they’re also leaving their windows open. Burglaries always rise in […]