Top tips for protecting your valuables

We all want to keep our property safe, especially our valuables – whether it’s because they are expensive or because they hold great sentimental value. And we all know that there are many things that we can do to help protect such property.  However, there are now some top tips for protecting your valuables, accessible,…

Most Commonly Stolen Home Possessions

Confused.com has a very useful and eye opening article on its’ website, listing the top ten most common items to be stolen from a home during 2015. Furthermore, the article provides tips on how to stay ahead of the burglars in order to minimise theft risks of such items, plus much more. Keep your possessions…

Burgler Alarm Types

As there are many different security systems available, depending on your needs, your budget and whether or not it’s for the home or a business, there are also many different burglar alarm types. The NSI website has a brief article that talks about burglar alarm types which is very useful to help you to understand…

Top Security Tips for Home Owners

The NSI offers top security tips for home owners within the information centre on their website.  It is a must read. Not only does it make you think of the obvious, along with the “ah, I didn’t think of that”, the tips aren’t necessarily costly – in fact, lots are completely free! Ensure you take…

Home Security Systems & The Internet of Things

@SecInfoWatch talks about how home security system capabilities will evolve with the Internet of Things. As quoted: “The evolution of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the proliferation of connected devices that goes along with it promises to unsettle the notion of a traditional home security system, including the risks it mitigates.” With many people controlling…

Home Security Flaws

Security Today has released an article which talks about how some researchers have uncovered some connected home security flaws.  It is a very interesting an eye opening read. It should not be missed – especially if you’re using Samsung’s SmartThings platform on your phone to control your fire alarms, security settings, lighting and door locking – and…