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Staying safe at home

Page last updated: 20 September 2019

Security

Taking just a few steps can make a big difference in keeping your home safe from burglary. Here are a few tips that you may want to think about to help your protect your home:

  • Make sure all your doors and windows are locked when you leave your home, when it gets dark or if you are in the garden or upstairs.
  • Do not leave keys lying around.
  • Install a burglary alarm that can be seen from the outside to deter unwanted attention to your home
  • Install outside lighting
  • Place a timer on your TV or radio when you leave your home.
  • Make regular checks on your outdoor fencing, gates, sheds or garages and make sure they are secured

The Humberside police have more information around protecting your home and property.

Find Out more about protecting your home (Opens in a new window)

There are variety of solutions such as equipment and adaptions that can help you feel more secure in your current home.

Visit our Equipment House page for more information.

 

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