Six Steps To Improve Your Security

Six Steps To Improve Your Security

Step 1:  Be sensible on social media

  • Change your security settings to private
  • Don’t advertise that you’re going away or are away
  • Consider sharing your holidays when you return home
  • Be mindful of the images you post
  • Disable location services

Step 2:  Make friends with your neighbors

  • Exchange phone numbers
  • Ask them to keep an eye on your property and to call the police if they notice any suspicious activity.

Step 3:  Make your house look lived in

  • Ask a neighbor to park in your driveway
  • Arrange for someone to collect your mail OR put your mail on hold

Step 4:  Keep valuables out of sight

-Applicable for homes, cars and businesses

  • Place the packaging of expensive items towards the bottom of your rubbish bin.

Step 5:  Make access difficult

  • Lock up
  • Remove items that may be climbed on
  • Do not hide keys outside your home
  • Install motion-sensor lights
  • Ensure all window and door locks are in good working condition and remember to use them!

Step 6:  Upgrade your defenses

  • Review your security and consider getting a Ross Galt alarm or CCTV package.

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