Things in Your Home Other Than Money That Need Security, According to a Locksmith



There are a few important things in our homes that we sometimes tend to neglect to safeguard, simply because we do not realize their value or how their loss could actually impact our lives, especially our safety and security. Unlike money and other obviously valuable items (e.g. gadgets, jewelry), we occasionally just let these things sit around the house like they can never be stolen – until a burglar breaks in.

Without properly securing these things, though, we are otherwise compromising our own safety, as well as that of our family’s. So, what are these often-overlooked things, then? More importantly, how do we go about protecting them? Read more from this blog.


You Still Need to Keep Certain Items Inside Safes Even If You’re Going Minimalist

Even Hardcore Minimalists Should Keep These Items Secure Inside Safes

Since professional organizer and author Marie Kondo released her New York Times bestselling book on the Japanese art of decluttering—prompting readers to ask themselves if the things they own spark joy—the trend to adopt a minimalist lifestyle continues to catch on.

Fans of Kondo’s tidying methods claim their lives changed after heeding her advice. They say their productively and savings not only increased, but they are living a happier and more fulfilling life after letting go of all extraneous “stuff”.

That said, some take tidying to the extreme. These hardcore minimalists sometimes own as little as 25 items. While those practicing a minimalist lifestyle undeniably reap benefits, discarding particular items proves something akin to penny wise but pound foolish, as the saying goes. Your life will be less difficult to conduct with storing some vitals inside a safe. Read more on this article.


Office Safes – What to Consider Before Installing One

The Top Factors to Consider When Having Safes Installed in Your Office


Nowadays, every company needs to take security, especially with regard to sensitive and proprietary information, very seriously. Corporate or economic espionage, after all, is a stark reality. In fact, the Federal Bureau of Investigation estimates that theft of trade secrets and economic espionage have cost the American economy more than $19 billion in 2012 alone. Moreover, as many as 27 percent of large companies have also reported an increase in theft cases.

To protect trade secrets, businesses need to limit access to their important files by storing them in appropriate safes. When buying safes for the office, it’s important to keep in mind certain considerations. Read more from this blog.

Helpful Tips on Choosing High-Quality Safes for Keeping Your Valuables Secure



You don’t need to rent out a bank vault to keep your valuables secure. A variety of safes, customized for particular purposes, exist on the market for use at home or in your office. As with any other product, however, you must first be sure you are choosing the one that will best suit your needs.

In this vein, consider the following factors when looking for a safe designed for the valuables of concern.

Determine the Biggest Threat

When shopping for a safe, determine the most imminent dangers in the environment. If your home or building is made of a wood, for example, then fire probably poses the greatest threat, especially if the structure is old and approaching tinderbox status.

Even if you’ve stayed on top of the safety of your electrical circuitry and other potential firestarters, it is still much safer to invest in a safety vault—a fireproof one, specifically—to protect your valuables. Read more on this article.