The count-down to Christmas has officially begun and Christmas shopping season is well under way. Many homes are stacked high with hidden gifts in preparation for the celebrations, boasting both high sentimental and monetary value.
At this time of year it can be very easy to be lulled into a false sense of security, but unfortunately burglars don’t take time off for the holidays. Instead they are more likely to take advantage of our trusting natures, spotting opportunities for crime wherever they arise. Therefore, it is crucial that we never let our guards down where security is concerned, regardless of the time of year.
Luckily, there are a number of measures that you can take to improve your home security and protect yourself from becoming a victim, and you’ll be able to find them right here on our website in the run up to Christmas. So, without further ado, here’s the first of our festive tips: