Bishops Stortford Office: 01279 305922|enquiries@innov8security.co.uk

Blog

  • The Benefits Of Access Control And Door Entry Systems For Your Business The Benefits Of Access Control And Door Entry Systems For Your Business

    The Benefits Of Access Control And Door Entry Systems For Your Business

The Benefits Of Access Control And Door Entry Systems For Your Business

Every company will do some things slightly differently, but there are certain aspects of running a business that are the same no matter what your sector, or how you like to work. Security is one of these aspects; each business much ensure that its building is secure in order to protect its employees and the equipment and documents within. Access control and door entry systems are a great way to add an extra layer of security to your business; here are just some of the benefits that you will gain from them.   Remote Access Door entry systems are useful if your […]
By |July 26th, 2018|Access Control, Door Entry Systems|Comments Off on The Benefits Of Access Control And Door Entry Systems For Your Business
  • Video Doorbells – What Are The Advantages? Video Doorbells – What Are The Advantages?

    Video Doorbells – What Are The Advantages?

Video Doorbells – What Are The Advantages?

You may have noticed recently that there has been a lot of information being published and shown on TV in advertising about video doorbells. You may even have spotted these relatively new devices along your street – perhaps your neighbours have them, or maybe you’ve been considering having one installed yourself. It’s a good idea and there are many advantages and benefits to having this kind of new technology in your home. Here are some of the biggest and best.   You’ll Know Who’s There The main aim of a video doorbell is to let you know who is at your door […]
By |July 17th, 2018|cctv, Door Entry Systems|Comments Off on Video Doorbells – What Are The Advantages?
  • How To Protect Your Home If You Have Pets How To Protect Your Home If You Have Pets

    How To Protect Your Home If You Have Pets

How To Protect Your Home If You Have Pets

We know you would never be without your pets, but we also know that you want to protect your home. For homes without pets – or at least without those pets that are able to roam freely through the house – it’s a simple matter of finding the right burglar alarm and setting it each time you leave the house, or go up to bed. With pets such as cats and dogs, it’s a different matter. If you set a standard alarm those pets are sure to set it off. So what can you do?   Pet-Friendly Alarms The good news […]
By |June 19th, 2018|Burglar Alarms, cctv, Home security, Intruder Alarms|Comments Off on How To Protect Your Home If You Have Pets
  • How To Keep Your Rural Property Safe How To Keep Your Rural Property Safe

    How To Keep Your Rural Property Safe

How To Keep Your Rural Property Safe

Living out in the country is many people’s dream, but there are lots of security issues to contend with, some of which you may not even consider, particularly if you have lived in your home for a long time and never had any problems. You may believe it will never happen to you, but what if it did? What if someone burgled your rural farmhouse or cottage in the country while you were out (most burglaries happen during the day)? It’s far better to take precautions before something terrible occurs than as a reactive measure. What can you do?   Use […]
By |June 8th, 2018|Burglar Alarms, cctv, Home security|Comments Off on How To Keep Your Rural Property Safe
  • The benefits of being involved in a Neighbourhood Watch scheme The benefits of being involved in a Neighbourhood Watch scheme

    The benefits of being involved in a Neighbourhood Watch scheme

The benefits of being involved in a Neighbourhood Watch scheme

A Neighbourhood Watch scheme is something that many areas can benefit from for a number of different reasons. The main point of having such a scheme where you live is to prevent crime, but if you can meet up regularly and communicate information between yourselves and pass that information on to the police where necessary, you can do a lot more than that. Here are some more reasons why being involved in a Neighbourhood Watch scheme is a good idea.   A Safer Community As long as the people who are part of the Neighbourhood Watch group in your area do […]
By |May 22nd, 2018|Home security|Comments Off on The benefits of being involved in a Neighbourhood Watch scheme
  • What To Look For When Choosing An Alarm System What To Look For When Choosing An Alarm System

    What To Look For When Choosing An Alarm System

What To Look For When Choosing An Alarm System

With so many different variations and types of burglar alarms on the market, it can be daunting when it comes to finding the right one for you and for your property. There are many factors to take into consideration, but taking the time to think them all through and come up with a list of must haves when it comes to your new alarm system will give you a good start when it comes to choosing the one that you eventually have installed. Here are some ideas to get you thinking when it comes to looking for an alarm […]
By |May 2nd, 2018|Burglar Alarms, cctv, Intruder Alarms|Comments Off on What To Look For When Choosing An Alarm System
  • home security ideas
    Tips To Keep Your Home Secure While You’re On Holiday Tips To Keep Your Home Secure While You’re On Holiday

    Tips To Keep Your Home Secure While You’re On Holiday

Tips To Keep Your Home Secure While You’re On Holiday

The last thing you want to do when you are on a well-earned holiday is to worry about how secure your home is, and neither do you want the heartbreak and hassle that comes with arriving home to find that someone has broken in. So that you can truly enjoy your break away and completely relax, there are some important things to do before you leave to ensure that your home is safe and secure; once these are done all you’ll need to concern yourself with is bagging the best spot around the pool. Is Your Insurance Valid? When you […]
By |April 23rd, 2018|cctv, Home security|Comments Off on Tips To Keep Your Home Secure While You’re On Holiday
  • Why You Need CCTV in Bishops Stortford Why You Need CCTV in Bishops Stortford

    Why You Need CCTV in Bishops Stortford

Why You Need CCTV in Bishops Stortford

No one likes to think of their community as a crime hotspot, and to a degree, here in Bishops Stortford, we’re quite lucky. Between March 2017 – February 2018, there were 254 recorded cases of burglary, which is lower than the UK average, but it still means an overall increase of 7.15% from the previous year – bucking the national trend toward lower crime stats. We understand that you don’t want to live in a Fort Knox style home, but professionally installed CCTV cameras can make a burglar think twice […]
By |April 13th, 2018|cctv|Comments Off on Why You Need CCTV in Bishops Stortford
  • A burglar alarm need not be alarming A burglar alarm need not be alarming

    A burglar alarm need not be alarming

A burglar alarm need not be alarming

Put two words designed to be dramatic together and the term ‘burglar alarm’ can strike fear into any householder. An alarm strengthens your first line of defence But a burglar alarm should, perhaps be re-named, as it’s something that restores peace of mind. How? By installing a burglar alarm (say it quietly) you have strengthened your first line of defence against a casual intruder or opportunist burglar alarm. Why bother when you have to try and disable it? Move on and try a house that isn’t protected might be the response. When a burglar is disturbed they can be unpredictable You also alleviate […]
By |August 15th, 2014|Burglar Alarms, Home security, Intruder Alarms|Comments Off on A burglar alarm need not be alarming
  • Thief with a bar of iron
    Door security is important to all householders . Here’s why. Door security is important to all householders . Here’s why.

    Door security is important to all householders . Here’s why.

Door security is important to all householders . Here’s why.

“A very little key will open a very heavy door” wrote Dickens. Sadly, a very average boot can kick in an insecure one. That’s not a comforting thought we admit. However, once it is realised security isn’t just a matter of luck we can take steps to improve it. Peace of mind is a very valuable thing that is taken for granted until it’s lost.   Our homes are places of safety, where we relax, where we feel we are in control. We spend money on decorations and possessions and […]
By |July 4th, 2014|Home security, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Door security is important to all householders . Here’s why.