Coming Soon in the Dartford / Bexleyheath area. A professional survey of your home supported by a written report highlighting the Security weaknesses identified and the recommended solution to recify the weakness. The report will deal with your homes particular situation not a "one size fits all" approach. It will include the various signs a burglar will look for with information on how to combat them when implementing Security improvements around the home. The report will cover the areas that could make a home of interest to a burglar including Overall aspect, Privacy, Pathways, Fences, Porches, Security Lighting, Doors, Locks, Windows, Gardens and Sheds Cameras and the different type of Burglar alarms aloong with ideas and some simple additions to deter a burglar.
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D.I.Y Home Security Survey Checklist
A free downloadable Home Security checklist to walk you through the process of Target Hardening in a simple exercise with each area listed along with things to look out for and guard against. It shows standard recommendations and other means to improve the security of your property. The checklist is written around a typical house. Flats, Maisonettes and Terraced Houses all present different attractions to the opportunist Burglar but the Check List Survey is still worth a read.
A breakdown of the various signs a burglar will look for with information on how to combat them when implementing Security improvements around the home. The text will lead you, through the scrutiny of each part of the Security framework from Pathways, Fences, Porches, Security Lighting, Doors, Locks, Windows, Gardens and Sheds. With recommendations, suggestions, ideas and some simple additions to deter a burglar.
D.I.Y Holiday Checklist & Tips
We all enjoy a holiday away from home to relax and have a great time
Coming home to find you home has been turned upside down by a burglar will ruin the memories of the holiday and could have far reaching emotional affects beyound the obvious. A quick run through this check sheet will reduce the risk of becoming a victim
Older style Yale Locks (Keep)
Masonetts, Flats,Tower Blocks and Houses converted to single rooms have their own particular strenghts and weaknesses. This download runs through some basic security problems and solutions.
Slipping a Yale lock with a piece of card has been known about for decades but door frame designs has gone some way to make this more difficult. The new PVC doors use a differnt style of lock called a Eurostyle. Sadly Burglars have devised ways to get past these locks very simply so its worth knowing where the weaknesses are and how to improve them to make them more secure
How secure are your door locks
THe older style Yale locks have an inherent weaknes and that is the Keep. The part attached to the frame that holds the latch. The small screws used and their positioning make it very weak against a kick or shoulder barge. Here is a simple method to reinforce that area. Could cost £50 from a locksmith but this DIY idea cost under £5
Home Security and Crime Prevention Advice
Downloadable PDF File. £9.99
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The Little Book of Big Scams
A superb booklet, Produced by the Metropolitan Police, now in its third edition, that highlights the scams being used to defraud the elderly and vulnerable in society.This type of crime is known to be under reported because a lot of the time embarassment stops the victims from admiting they had been conned. So If you have elderly relatives, living on their own, this book could well prevent them becoming a victim. ( A PDF reader required)