Steel vs Aluminium

For the manufacturing of security grilles, aluminium has several advantages: Lighter – this is especially relevant for self-installation. Aluminium grilles are nearly three times lighter than steel grilles. Rust – aluminium doesn’t rust, whereas steel will eventually, no matter how they are pre-treated against rust. This is a problem especially if grilles are fitted in bathrooms and kitchens or anywhere …

Are Asian gold owners more at risk of break-ins?

Domestic burglary cases presented on the news have become more and more distressing in the last few months. We can’t help but feel worried about our safety, but at the same time, breathe a sigh of relief that it wasn’t our home that was targeted. Unfortunately, this is not the case for some Asian families living in the UK. With …

Step up your security – make life more difficult for burglars

It seems that many homeowners are making it far too easy for burglars to enter their property. According to a recent survey, over a third of domestic burglaries were a result of intruders entering through unlocked doors or windows left ajar, and in most cases, the police have declared that thieves didn’t even have to use force to get in. …

Security Grilles Newsletter #1

Here is our latest newsletter. The focus this month is on security grilles and the peace of mind they bring to people living in sheltered accommodation.

Crime In Your Postcode Area Revealed

Interactive maps at Safeguard Security are used to reveal the approximate amount of criminal incidents reported to the police in a chosen location. The interactive map allows you to explore and compare crime levels and determine how many criminal incidents occur in your local area each month. To use, simply enter the postcode or place name that you would like …

The Safeguard Security Multi-Lock: How Can It Help You?

The Safeguard Security Multi-Lock is designed to keep your property safe, secure and shielded from risk. Designed and manufactured in November 2012, our Safeguard Security Multi-Lock system has since experienced great success within the security industry. In turn, our unique Multi-Lock has made family homes, properties and businesses safe from the threat of break-ins. Reassuring our customers, the Safeguard Security …

Top 10 Tips To Protect Your Home At Christmas

It may be the season of giving, but that doesn’t mean you should give away too much. While Christmas may be all about goodwill and peace to fellow man for many, for a select few, this time of year is the perfect opportunity to commit a crime. It’s a sad state of affairs but Christmas time is an incredibly prosperous …

An Inconvenient Truth – Crime stats are not as they seem in the UK

A recent article in ‘Professional Security’ magazine detailed that the recent so called crime statistics in England and Wales, were manipulated to meet targets. With 45 years’ experience in the police and commercial security industry, the article written by Jim Gallon explains that this evidence released in November of last year, came to light through the recent testimony of former …