Do you know how to protect your home from unwanted intruders? We?ve got some helpful tips to share with you but first, did you know that around a third of people living in flats don?t have contents insurance? With your home more likely to be burgled in the winter than during the rest of the year, whether you own your home or are renting, now is the time to sharpen up your security and make sure you have the right insurance policy in place.
Research from MoneySupermarket shows that around half of us are most nervous about leaving our homes empty while we are on our summer holiday but in fact you are more likely to be burgled in the autumn or winter. More than half of all burglaries take place in the evening or at night ? and darker evenings make breaking into your home easier.
So, what can you do to keep potential thieves out of your home? Here are some quick and easy tips to help keep burglars at bay. They may sound obvious but they are worth remembering.
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring
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