There is a number of simple actions you can take to prevent burglaries. Don’t put your home and family at risk, act before it’s too late

26 02, 2018

Should I upgrade my alarm system?

February 26th, 2018|Home Security|

There are all sorts of new tricks that professional burglars can use to get into your home which mean that older burglar alarms can become less effective.

22 02, 2018

Burglar alarms if you rent a property

February 22nd, 2018|Home Security|

Landlords have a legal responsibility to ensure that their properties are safe and secure. Yet that rarely translates into a burglar alarm system.

22 02, 2018

What makes your home a target for burglars?

February 22nd, 2018|Home Security|

Burglars are clever, and they’re always on the lookout for places to target. So here’s a list of the mistakes to avoid if you want to keep your home safe.

17 01, 2018

Alarm systems for your elderly relatives

January 17th, 2018|Home Security|

Elderly people often feel vulnerable and at risk of being targeted by criminals. They are targeted for certain types of crimes, often at their homes.

17 01, 2018

How to protect your man cave

January 17th, 2018|Home Security|

The modern man cave is not a place for hermits. It is furnished with all sorts of essential gadgets and indispensable items to distract and entertain the man cave’s owner.

14 11, 2017

How does burglary affect the victim?

November 14th, 2017|Home Security|

Anyone who has been burgled will know that the impact of the crime runs far beyond the loss of belongings. The financial impact of burglary can be significant for many people, but the emotional stress that comes from being burgled often lasts much much longer.

11 09, 2017

What animal is best to guard your home?

September 11th, 2017|Home Security|

Everyone knows that dogs traditionally guard homes, but are dogs the best pets for home security? It may surprise you to know that other animals are also effective at warding off potential intruders.

6 09, 2017

Are burglars simply opportunists?

September 6th, 2017|Business Security, Home Security|

How do burglars target property? We investigate whether burglars are simply opportunists with Brighton University's Criminology Professor, Peter Squires.

9 08, 2017

Fire & Water Damage Across Homes In The UK

August 9th, 2017|Home Security, infographic|

Fire and water can cause costly damage to UK homeowners, but it may surprise you to know just how many homes are affected. How can UK homeowners protect themselves against such an event?

28 06, 2017

Only 14 Arrests For Every 100 Burglaries In The UK

June 28th, 2017|Home Security|

In 2017, despite our faith in police and investigative technology, only 14 arrests are made for every 100 burglaries in the UK. This shockingly low figure reflects the national average, and in some parts of the country the arrest rate is even lower; there are only seven arrests per 100 burglaries in the West Midlands, for example.