To anyone who watches tv news it seems as if home invasions are rising even in small towns. The reality is that most burglaries, including home invasions, take only minutes. Expert thieves know exactly where to look to find valuables, and they do it as quickly as possible. They know that every second is one more chance they’ll get caught. Having your valuables easily accessible just makes their job easier. Investing in a home security system and sturdy window locks is only half the battle. A home safe can provide additional security. Even if these hit-and-run thiefs make it through the door, they won’t have time to crack a safe.
Home safes provide that extra bit of protection. They are designed to hold jewelry, money, important documents and other valuables. There are even specially designed gun safes to secure firearms and ammunition. The latter serve the added purpose of securing guns from the curiosity of children. Safes can be fireproof and come in a wide variety of sizes and shapes. They can be hidden in walls or floors or the larger ones can sit, immovable, in a closet or hidden corner of the home.
Even if a home is never robbed, just knowing the safe is there gives the homeowner another level of security and one less thing to worry about.