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Clearing Up Some Common Misconceptions About Detector Dogs

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Bomb detection dogs can easily add security to any type of shipyard, dock, or other receiving area that you own or manage, or they can also be used if your company has received a bomb threat of any sort. These dogs can also do checks around your company property to search for drugs and other contraband. Whatever your reason for needing the services of a detector dog, note a few common misconceptions about how they work, so you know what to expect and are sure to hire the right company for your needs.…

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Tips On Protecting Your Business Premises From Thieves

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Commercial burglary can be devastating for a small business, especially if valuable stock is damaged or stolen, or your premises are damaged so that you cannot trade.  Here are some tips on how to prevent thieves from targeting your business premises. Access If you have keys to your office buildings, only give them to trusted members of staff and keep a register of who has keys.  Change your locks in the event that a staff member leaves the company or if the keys are mislaid or stolen.…

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A Few Important Tips for Choosing Exterior Blinds and Shades

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Exterior blinds or shades can be used for porches and outside of windows, for light and temperature control and to protect your home against storms and other potential damage. Choosing outdoor blinds or shades can mean sifting and sorting through many different options, and it’s easy to get overwhelmed. To make the right choice for your home, note a few important tips you’ll want to remember.  Direction of roll The direction of the roll refers to whether the shade will roll behind the top casing or in front of it.…

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Keep Your Security Camera and Your Home Safe With These Essential Features

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If you are hanging a security camera outside your home, it needs features that will help it survive while also ensuring your safety. Luckily, the security camera industry is expansive, and there are a wide range of cameras and features from which to choose. Here are five essential features you need if you want to make the most of your outdoor security camera: 1. Weather resistant elements Even if your camera is shielded by the overhang on your porch or entryway, it still needs to be relatively resistant to the elements.…

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Best Materials for Security Door Frames

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Security doors are designed to prevent unauthorised access of intruders into the home. They are useful when you want to leave the main door open to allow ventilation and flow of natural light. If you are thinking about installing a security door, it is important to ensure it is a high quality product. Some poorly designed products can only deter insects, crawling arachnids and flying debris. These can be easily accessed through mechanical impact and clever manipulation of weak points.…

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Burglary Prevention Involves More than a Home Alarm System

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Home burglaries can occur in neighbourhoods of every type. This includes both suburban and urban areas. There is no location that is immune to the threat of burglary. Even though burglary is common, there are ways to prevent your home from being the next victim. Home alarm systems seem like the most advertised method of securing your property, but there are other options that can add to the security of a home alarm system:…

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