Keeping your home safe and secure should always be your priority as a homeowner. This is especially true today with burglaries on the rise in Australian cities such as Melbourne and Perth. One worrying statistic is the 80% increase in burglaries that took place while someone was on the premises. This is why it is important that you ensure your home is secure, even if there is someone home. Stay at home mums and dads need to be able to do their thing without having to worry whether someone might be trying to break in.
24 August 2016
Windows are among the most vulnerable break-in points in homes. Burglars can use anything like a crowbar, hammer, pliers, or even a rock to break your window and gain access to your home. Having a security system in place without compromising the aesthetics of your window is crucial for your home's security and curb appeal. Security screens are designed to act as burglar deterrents without giving your home the prison-like feeling and appearance as do burglar bars.
19 August 2016
Even if you can't afford the latest security gadgets and measures to protect your home from burglars, there are still a number of things you can do to deter would-be thieves from identifying your home as a potential target. It's easy to become complacent but that's exactly what burglars are on the look out for. A study conducted by ADT Security in 2014 discovered that 15% of Australians make things easy for burglars by going to bed without locking up.
17 August 2016