Home burglaries increase as the nights get darker. Here's some tips to find out if your home is a potential target for burglars and security solutions to protect your home from burglars on dark winter nights.
Recent research reveals that many homeowners don't take basic home security precautions and fear their home will be burgled if they've been burgled before.
At CSS we take a keen interest in initiatives carried out by Neighbourhood Watch Scotland including the recently launched Rural Watch Scotland.
Festive Safety Tips from CSS Here are some security, fire prevention, and general safety tips to keep you and your family safe during the festive season. Check that electrical wiring, for decorations kept in sheds or lofts, has not been nibbled by mice. Don't overload sockets with too many plugs for decorations. Ensure decorations, and [...]
How secure is your home when you're on holiday? When it comes to preparing a checklist for your holiday there are no prizes for guessing what’s the most important: home security. After all, you can obtain all the others when you reach your destination but you can’t undo a burglary at your home while you’re [...]
Edinburgh Is Housebreaking Hotspot Recent statistics reveal that housebreaking insurance claims across Edinburgh remain the highest in Scotland. The top five hotspots and 11 of the worst 20 areas are all in the Lothians, according to analysis from price comparison website MoneySuperMarket. The top Edinburgh hotspots are: 1- EH5 Granton 2- EH4 Dean Village 3- [...]
CSS is an Edinburgh Trusted Trader Paul Connelly, Managing Director of CSS, is delighted that the company has been recognised as a Trusted Trader by The City Of Edinburgh Council Trading Standards Department. This initiative as a sound way of enlightening prospective consumers that CSS has been through a rigorous selection process in adhering to [...]
Top 5 Safety Apps Never leave without your smart phone? Here’s how you can use it for personal safety with our top 5 apps… […]
A Landlord's Guide to Security From new regulations to choosing an alarm, here are some helpful tips for Landlords on keeping their property and tenants safe... Over the years, we've met loads of different people, and it's always great to meet Landlords who really care about safety of their tenants. Landlord regulations are evolving all [...]
How to Choose Your Key Holder Peace of mind when you're away from home - here are some hints and tips on choosing your designated key holder. When we install any of our alarms, we ask our customers to choose a designated key holder - someone they trust to be a point of contact and [...]