75 Ways To Improve Home Security – The Ultimate Guide

75 ways to improve home security

In this article, we look at ways to improve home security for your home or property. The following 75 ways to improve home security are split up into different sections (mainly internal security and external security). Some of these security measures are free and easy to do, whilst others may cost money for the security …


Do You Need A Home CCTV System?

Do you need a home cctv system

Home CCTV systems have never been cheaper to buy or easier to install. But do you really need a home CCTV system? In this article, I’ll have a look at some pros and cons of installing a home CCTV system in order to deter and detect criminals and opportunist thieves committing criminal acts in and …


EV Charger Security – Secure Your Home Charger

EV charger security

EV charger security is a subject that will only grow and grow over the next few years – with more and more electric vehicles on the roads, and more people with home chargers, security of electric vehicle chargepoints could become an issue. In this article I’ll look at Home EV charger security, what the security …


Narrow Boat Security – 10 Easy Improvements

Narrow boat security tips

Narrow boat security is no different to home security. After all, you live on your narrowboat, so why wouldn’t you want it to be as secure as a house? In this article I’ll look at narrow boat security, how you can improve the security of your narrow boat, and what products you will need to …


The Dangers Of Poor Quality Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Poor Quality Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Poor-quality Carbon Monoxide (CO) detectors are being offered on marketplaces like Amazon and eBay, with apparently no meaningful response from either Amazon or eBay on how they are going to resolve such dangerous, life-threatening devices being available on their marketplaces. In this article, I’m going to look at how you can avoid buying cheap, poor …


Layered Security At Home – The Basics

Layered security

Layered security is an approach to security where multiple security elements are implemented on top of each other to strengthen the overall security of an asset like a home. The purpose of layered security is to strengthen overall security, providing backup functions and ensuring that there is no one single point of failure or vulnerability. …


Average Police 999 Response Time: UK Stats

average police 999 response time uk

The average police response time in 2022 to a grade 1 emergency is 16.5 minutes. A grade 1 response is graded for the most serious crimes where a police officer will be disptached urgently, with lights and sirens being permitted in order to get to the scene in the fastest possible time. Unfortunately, over the …


DIY Safety Equipment Everyone Should Own

DIY safety equipment

Unfortunately, DIY safety equipment is low on the list of most people’s priorities prior to carrying out any sort of DIY work around their home. Thankfully, you’re one of the smart ones, because the very fact you’re on this page means DIY safety is a priority for you, and you want to give yourself the …


Business Safe – Should My Business Have A Safe?

business safe

If you are a business owner, and you are not sure if you should buy a business safe, then the simplest way of deciding is to look at some of the benefits that having a safe can bring. Having a safe for your business premises is an extra layer of security, and is a place …


Which Baby Gate? Buyers Guide & 1 You MUST Avoid

which baby gate baby gate guide

Deciding which baby gate to buy can be a daunting task. With so many baby gates and so much choice out there, it can quickly become a headache. A baby gate is an essential purchase, so naturally you’ll be concerned about baby gate safety and which baby gate will be the best for you and …