Think your house is secure from thieves?
A home burglary takes place almost every 15 seconds.
Don’t be a victim! Prevent a burglary with a house security system from Alarms Gateacre,
This would be your first-line of defence against a theft on your home as well as preventing invasions in the future. A good security system is easy to install, expand or design.
Alarms Gateacre, have obtained information that buildings are 85% more likely to be broken into than a home without a Security system.
Because burglaries isn’t a one-time situation, once victimised, you are 12 times more likely to have a repeat chance of being broken into, within a few of months.
Most break-ins take place in the daytime while most people are in school or work that’s why a good CCTV system or Alarm system from Alarms Gateacre, is a perfect solution to consider and may help to stop future burglaries.
The good news is you may stop a burglary at your home.
We can all learn how to fight back to keep our property and loved ones protected by taking simple precautions in securing our property, this is the best thing to do.
83% of burglars say they would leave a house if they notice an alarm system, bell-box or an alarm company sign in a yard/window.
Why not Install a security system, or contact us at Alarms Gateacre, to find the best option for you.
Talk with us at: Alarms Gateacre, to have a discussion about your options on what’s available for your protection.
Hide your belongings
Burglars most times head for the master bedroom to see if they can find cash, jewellery and valuables. Try to conceal them in places they don’t expect to discover items.
Secure all doors, All windows.
Many thieves don’t have to “break” in; so they stroll in through an unsecured side door.
Door and window alarm sensors can alert you to the comings and goings on at your premises.
Give us a call at: Alarms Gateacre, we are always willing to give advice in anyway we possibly can, and would love to hear from you at: Alarms Gateacre.
Be careful who you let in your premises.
It”s simple to duplicate your key: just ask any housekeeper, babysitter, dog walker, or ex boy/girlfriend. Sure, you got your keys back, but how many other keys are out there, that you don’t know of?
Mark your belongings: Engrave your phone number or ID information or other identifying information on things such as electronics and valuables.
Keep a photograph of serial numbers, this will help identify your property if the police attain what has been stolen and found outside your house.
You could have a CCTV system installed from Alarms Gateacre.
Cut the hedges back.
Tall hedges and landscaping incite robbers to enter and leave without anyone seeing them, this giving plenty of time to commit the crime.
Don’t conceal a key, Burglars may be crooks, but they aren’t stupid, they know to look below the doormat or flower pots.
Mail & newspapers gather up.
Have someone keep an eye on your home regally.
Some thieves will blanket a street with junk flyers then come back to your property, those uncollected leaflets show that nobody is at the home.
lock garage doors, gates.
Burglars love unlocked privacy gates and unlocked garage doors, once they’re in, they can take time in getting in and out of the house without nobody seeing them.
Outside movement detector CCTV give bonus protection in building security.
Don’t forget to lock all windows and doors.
Close the blinds as burglars love to window shop just like you do, always make sure that your valuables aren’t on show, as they shop.
Put away your keys.
If your vehicle does support auto locking and starting, you may purchase a pouch to protect keys from detection using electronic gadgets.
Are you online?
Information you show on social platform can support a crime.
Sure, you’re “friends” with the people upon social media, but how much do you know about people?
Do you realise some studies have found that a lot of burglaries take place because of information gained with social networks.
Twitter and Facebook and many social media platforms have places of honour in a burglar’s toolkit.
When you ”log in” at a local restaurant or make photos of the sunrise from your rented seashore accommodation, you’re letting people know that you aren’t in home, so it’s easy to break in, as you will be away from home for some time.
Taking photos, showing your wedding presents or a new computer or TV or tablet, you have just told the world that you have something worth stealing so help yourself.