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News for August 2021

Thursday 5th August 2021

What do Burglars Hate

Anyone who has ever suffered from a burglary knows how the awful experience can result in a psychological sense of violation that’s often difficult to deal with. Our homes are supposed to be our castles so when they are invaded by burglars its not surprising we experience feelings of insecurity. In this post we look at burglary deterrents and what we can all do to avoid becoming crime victims.


Thursday 12th August 2021

Are Anti Climb Spikes Legal

People considering various perimeter security solutions to bolster security around their homes and work premises often ask: Are anti climb spikes legal? The answer to this question is: yes they are - but you need to use them in accordance with the law. So in this post we look at the legal requirements which you need to be aware of.


Thursday 19th August 2021

Best Plants for Home Security

Devising and establishing an effective home security strategy can be complex and costly. Many people immediately think about CCTV systems and other high tech security solutions, overlooking the fact that long before these were available various plants were commonly used to protect homes against intruders, keep predatory animals at bay and prevent livestock from straying. Many plants have developed robust, thorny, spiky defense mechanisms which make them formidable barriers so in this post we look at some examples of defensive plants you might want to consider for your garden.


Thursday 26th August 2021

Protect Your Drain Pipes with Robust Downpipe Covers

Drain pipes are an essential element in the exterior plumbing and rainwater management systems used on practically every home and property throughout the UK. Unfortunately, they often present an irresistible attraction for children who will attempt to climb almost anything and they can also present attractive access routes for burglars who want to break into buildings. In this post we look at how our popular downpipe covers provide essential protection for exterior pipework.


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