With Autumn and winter approaching fast its time to think about your home security and how secure your home and property is.
With insurance companies tightening down on claims are your locks and security up to insurance specifications stated in your policy?.
Have you declared that you have British Standard locks when in fact you have not. Your insurers could decline your claim if the unthinkable should happen.
If you are unsure as to what locks you have fitted contact your Local locksmith for advice.
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Your security is important and you work hard for what you have in and around your home, check your doors, windows these should be locking or fitted with keyed locks, gates and external lighting all help to deter the people who want to intrude on your property.
Your local locksmith has a vested interest in and around his area in supplying you with good sound advice
Doors should be fitted with BS kite marked cylinders Anti-Snap or Mortice deadlock/sash locks.
They should be fitting securely and locking correctly and hooks, bolts engaged fully.
External fitted bolts and door chains should be checked.
Check your doors that are hidden from easy viewing these are the week points that are targeted.
Windows should be fitting and closing correctly with all shoot bolts working and engaging low level windows should be lockable or any accessible upper windows should be lockable.
Garages are mostly used for storage nowadays think about securing the doors and making sure locks are working correctly, take a look are what you store in there and the cost of replacing the items you will be shocked at replacement costs.
Check external lighting, replace those bulbs that are not working.
sheds and storage areas should be lockable with padlocks.
Ladders and tools should be chained up or stored away out of site, don't give them the tools to gain entry into your home
Don't make it easy for them some simple steps can make a big difference