Archive

August 2016

Benefits of a Burglar Alarm

Houses are vulnerable no matter how much security you have on them. It is down to the homeowner however to have adequate and up-to-date equipment to deter burglars as much as possible. One of the major weapons a homeowner has in their arsenal is a decent burglar alarm. Modern burglar alarms need not be expensive. Gone are the days when a house would have to be wired up to accommodate alarm systems and CCTV cameras. Today’s security cameras are cheap, light weight and can be controlled wirelessly. Alarming Statistics With that being... Read More

IoT: A Modern Revolution

  The Internet of Things Over the years we have experienced many revolutions and genius inventions that have helped shape our society. Steam helped us incorporate modern machinery and improve transport. Then electricity completely changed the game, leading onto computers and of course the internet. The next game changer insiders have said is going to be the next generation of the internet – The Internet of Things. Why Are People so Excited? To put it bluntly, it’s all about money! If current forecasts and trends continue match & exceed expectations then... Read More

Benefits of a Cable Window Restrictor – Video

Cable Window restrictors are a vital part of any home security system. Often taken for granted when compared to other high end security products such as CCTV and alarm systems the cable window restrictor is no less important. The beauty of this product is that it not only keeps people out but it acts as a safety blanket if you have small children roaming around your home. Check out our video:

5 Ways To Combat ‘Sneak-Thieves’

Statistics show that crime over the Summer period rapidly increases. The fact that most people take their holidays during these months means that a lot of houses are empty and prime targets for burglars. However, a big percentage of burglaries in Summer are perpetrated by opportunistic burglars, or sneak-thieves as they are often called. This type of burglar relies on poor security and oversights by home owners. For instance, they often go from street to street testing things like car doors and windows to see if you’ve left anything unlocked. Chances are... Read More