EASY AND SIMPLE TIPS TO KEEP YOU HOME SAFE AND SECURE

  • Weaknesses

    Try to think like a burglar, if you had to how would you break into your home. Identify any weaknesses in your home security and rectify.

  • Windows & Doors

    Keep all doors and windows locked even if you have only popped out for a short time. It only takes a minute for an opportunist thief to try your door and steal valuables.

  • Garages

    Lock garage doors when not in use and try not to leave it open for too long. Garages often provide access to your house and contain valuables.

  • Moving House

    When you move home always get the locks changed. You never know how many sets of keys are out there or who has them.

  • Lights

    If you’re going out for the night leave some lights on with energy saving light bulbs and the tv or radio. You are less likely to be targeted if your house looks occupied.

  • Deliveries

    Don’t leave notes on the door telling delivery men to leave parcels. This is an obvious sign that you are not going to be in for the day.

  • Outdoor Lights

    Install security lights outside. If a thief can’t stay  out of sight they are less likely to target you.

  • Burgular Alarm

    Install a burglar alarm. This will always make a thief think twice.

  • Lost Keys

    If you ever lose a key outside always change the locks, even if they turn up later. You never know if someone found it and had one cut.

  • Spare Keys

    Do not leave spare keys hidden outside. Even if you think you have a good hiding place.

ABS SNAP-SECURE LOCKS, KEEPING YOU AND YOUR HOME SECURE!

Snap resistant / Anti-snap door cylinder locks try to stop a burglar snapping the cylinder to get at the inner workings of the lock with tools like mole grips or a claw hammer.

The insurance recommended Avocet ABS and ATK Diamond grade cylinder locks are BREAK SECURE with clever, patented technology that keeps the central cam in place if the cylinder has been snapped, so any would-be burglar won’t have access to the inside of the cylinder or the inside of your home.