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From home help to daylight robbery

Posted by Kevin Readman on Saturday, June 30, 2012, In : Locksmiths 

Got a phone call the other day asking if I could change seven locks on one house, I assumed that they had just moved in and wanted new locks fitted throughout the house. However when I arrived it turned out the house was occupied by an elderly couple and their 'home help' had stolen the keys and some belongings from the house just goes to show that some people have absolutely no conscience and would probably steal from their own grandma. Highlight of the week was definitely Ronaldo's ...


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Some people have no shame

Posted by Kevin Readman on Friday, May 18, 2012, In : Security 
Just been called out to change all the locks on a property due to the keys being in a safe that was stolen. The premises are owned by a charity. I don't know if there was anything else in the safe but let's hope it was empty apart from the keys. If you have a safe of your own then please ensure that it is securely bolted to the floor / wall. If you're thinking of storing your valuables in a safe at home then make sure you buy one that meets the requirements of your insurance company for the v...
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New home - Is it secure?

Posted by Kevin Readman on Sunday, March 25, 2012, In : Security 

On the day when you finally move into your new home the last thing you will want to think about is whether or not you are likely to become a burglary victim. Although not as exciting as decorating the living room or planning a new kitchen, ensuring your home is secure should be right at the top of your "to do" list.

Firstly you need to consider how many people have keys to your house — is it only you and your family or do other people still have keys? People who may have keys include the ...


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