Little changes can make a big difference in protecting your home. Here's all you need to know to help keep your home secure.Shop all home security
Burgled home owners face an average bill of £700-£3,000 to fix broken locks.
25% of Brits admit to having no home security and these homes are 5 times more likely to be burgled than those with simple measures in place.
Thieves can strike whether you're home or away. With a few simple steps you can help secure your home, wherever you are.
Home security checklist
Our handy checklist will help you ensure you have everything you need to keep your home safe and secure.
Smart home security
Knock, knock - who's there?
See, hear and speak to visitors from anywhere with a video doorbell. Get alerts and answer the door with your phone.
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Home security, sorted
Pull out all the stops for extra peace of mind. We have lots of clever tech to help you feel at ease. Feeling safe and secure in your home is worth it.
Protect your home at night
Shine a light on dark nights
Research shows that when the clocks go back, burglaries spike by 38%. Carefully secure your home and outdoor space.
Protect yourself from fire
36% of fire-related fatalities occur when there is no alarm present in the building. Equip your home so you're always protected.
Alarmed & ready
A smoke alarm should be fitted to each level of your home to maximise warning. Smart alarms are great as they send alerts to your phone and allow you to silence them when it's a false alarm. Some also double as a carbon monoxide alarm.
Guard yourself from gas
Carbon monoxide has no smell or taste, so an alarm is vital. Position it near any of the following:
- Boiler/water heater
- Gas/open fire
- Central heating system
Take extra precautions
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