Don’t leave your ‘home alone’ this Christmas


Christmas isn’t complete without watching Home Alone. We see this classic every year but do we ever really think about leaving our ‘home alone’ during the festive period? Homes are more frequently left empty in the whirlwind of shopping trips, social events and visits, and with the elongated holiday many of us use the opportunity to take a break, leaving our home all alone. With presents wrapped and conveniently left in the hallway or under the tree it’s not surprising… Continue Reading “Don’t leave your ‘home alone’ this Christmas”

BT Smart Home Cam 100 Review

The Smart Home Cam 100 is a small home security device that you can install in your home to give you peace of mind when you are out and about. The device features a high-definition camera, motion detection and night vision and can send alerts to a dedicated app on your phone meaning you will know if something is going on in your home that shouldn’t be immediately. Apart from spotting potential burglars there are more fun uses such as… Continue Reading “BT Smart Home Cam 100 Review”

Summer Security with Yale


Summer is here and it’s great to finally be able to throw open your doors and windows and let in the sunshine. However, be careful as you may also be opening your home to some unwanted guests. Statistics show opportunistic thieves ramp up their activity during summer, resulting in a 10% increase in domestic burglaries and a 40% increase in outdoor thefts*. At Yale we’re raising awareness of home security and encouraging people to lock up their homes so they… Continue Reading “Summer Security with Yale”