Having items taken from your home or your garden is an unpleasant crime and one that some of you may have already experienced. But what can you do to keep your home and garden secure?
With the domestic garage containing thousands of pounds worth of expensive equipment such as bikes, tools and vehicles it is essential that it is well protected against thieves and criminals trying to make some easy money.
As such here with the help of leading UK supplier Roller Doors Ltd we take a look in more detail about what different types of garage door are on the market today and how they differ in terms of the level of security that they can offer.
Every 45 seconds in the UK, there is an attempted burglary, and every 76 seconds, it’s successful…
Infographic by IFSEC Global
According to a report from the Office for National Statistics, there’s an attempted burglary on a private residence every 45 seconds in the UK. What’s worse is that every 76 seconds that burglary is successful. Though many homeowners take all precautions when securing their residence, there are still plenty who leave their homes vulnerable to break-ins. Thankfully, you can reduce the chances of your home becoming a target by following a few simple tips that will help secure your property and ward off any unwelcome visitors.
There’s no denying that coming home to find that there has been a burglary will be a shock. It is every home owner’s nightmare. You may feel like your privacy has been invaded knowing that strangers have been through your belongings. Knowing what to do when you’ve been burgled is important if you are to get through the experience.