Own a Holiday Property? Here's How to Let Your Guests Inside Without Being There

It's not as though you need to think too much about collecting your key when you stay at a hotel. You walk up to the reception desk, check in, and your key is handed to you. If you own or manage a holiday property, it's not as though you will have a permanently-manned reception desk with someone ready to hand the keys over to your guests whenever they arrive. Chances are that you've spent many an hour waiting diligently for guests to arrive so you can say hello and hand over the key before going back to your own home or office. [Read More]

3 Tips for Choosing the Right Door Handles

With the current huge product range on the market, selecting the right door accessories might be challenging. However, your choice for handles is not just for design and style purposes, but a way of complementing your security plan.  The following tips might help you make the right selection: 1.    Knobs or handles If you haven't already made spindle holes on your door, the first consideration you need to make is whether you need door handles or door knobs. [Read More]

Preparing your belongings for storage

Whether you're storing belongings you don't have room for or just need some space to keep business inventory, you'll get more out of your self storage solution with the right preparation. Packing your items correctly will help keep them in great condition no matter how long you put them in storage.  Clothes and fabric Clean clothes and other fabric items before putting them in storage. Fold them neatly, but don't ball them or wrinkle them. [Read More]

4 Inexpensive Ways to Secure Your Home

Securing your home is one of the most important steps you can take to keep burglars at bay. While there are many sophisticated security equipment and devices currently in the market, home security shouldn't be an expensive affair. The following are some inexpensive ways to make your home more secure. 1.    Change the locks  If you have just moved into a new residence, you might need to change the locks and install new ones, which only you have keys to. [Read More]