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How secure is your home?

With the highest number of burglaries often taking place between the months of November and January, it is an unfortunate reality that winter is a prime time for break-ins. Therefore it is essential that we take care to protect our homes against unwanted intrusion; taking every precaution in the battle against the burglar. With that in mind we recently contacted all UK police constabularies to find out exactly which areas of a property are most vulnerable to attack, and therefore require a little extra attention…

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Top 10 ways to improve home security

Burglary statistics don’t make the most pleasant bed-time reading, but they give great insight into how we can make our homes more secure. That’s why we recently carried out a study of the tens of thousands of burglaries that occurred in England, Scotland and Wales in 2013. And if you think burglars have to get crafty and creative to break into properties these days, you’re in for something of a shock – more than half gain entrance simply by using the door. Access, it seems,…

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