How to best prevent burglaries

TMN Locksmiths specialise in all things locksmithing. We can gain entry to any premises and replace many types of locks. In the unfortunate event of a burglary, we can secure your home any time of night or day. Most jobs can be completed in one visit, meaning less worrying for you! When they want the best locksmiths Northampton clients can call us, 24 hours a day.

One of the most difficult things about experiencing a burglary is that sometimes it can’t be helped. Criminals will always look for vulnerabilities to exploit. What you can do is take many steps to keep your property safe and deter thieves.

To start, it is important to secure the outside as best as you can. Install motion sense lighting that will activate when movement is detected. Trim your shrubbery too, that way there is no place for burglars to make hide. Install a home alarm system that you can rely on to scare intruders and notify the relevant people promptly to a break-in. You could even invest in CCTV.

Secondly, secure the inside of the property. Covering your windows with curtains and blinds will prevent people lurking and having the ability to look into your home. Partner this up with placing your valuables out of sight. CCTV and motion detectors can be installed indoors too, linked to your alarm. Also, make sure you lock doors and windows whenever you come and go.

If you are worried about how secure your property is, whether it is a home or business premises, we can offer a full consultation. We recommend beginning with the steps above, looking at making the inside and outside of the property as secure as possible. We can devise a unique solution for every need, catering for all kinds of specific requirements.

If you need any help please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us, day or night. We will respond as quickly as possible at all times, especially in the case that you have been the victim or a break-in. We know in these cases it is essential to secure the property and look to improve the security as soon as possible.