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What is a 5 Lever Mortice Lock?

Chances are, if you are looking to insure your home, insurers will probably require you to have sufficient security. This will include things like burglar alarms, CCTV equipment, window locks and almost certainly a 5 lever mortice lock. The most levers modern lock designs house is 5 – this gives maximum security for your front door… Read more »

Posted by: Home Secure | Date: Thursday, September 8, 2016

Fire Stats 2016

Home Office Fire Stats April 2015 to March 2016 Key Findings There were 303 fire-related fatalities in England during 2015/16 – 39 more than in 2014/15 Fire and Rescue services attended around 528,7001 incidents in England during 2015/16, 7% higher than the previous year FRSs attended roughly 214,100 fire false alarms in England during 2015/16 The number… Read more »

Posted by: Home Secure | Date: Thursday, September 1, 2016

The Dangers of Pokemon Go!

  Pokemon GONE! Everyone loves Pokemon Go, none more so than the unscrupulous individuals out to make a quick buck. Reports have shown that the phenomenon known as ‘Pokemon Go’ has led to a spike in crime up and down England and Wales, not to mention the rest of the World! As the stat on… Read more »

Posted by: Home Secure | Date: Thursday, September 1, 2016

Benefits of a Burglar Alarm

Houses are vulnerable no matter how much security you have on them. It is down to the homeowner however to have adequate and up-to-date equipment to deter burglars as much as possible. One of the major weapons a homeowner has in their arsenal is a decent burglar alarm. Modern burglar alarms need not be expensive…. Read more »

Posted by: Home Secure | Date: Thursday, August 25, 2016