Category: Safes Tips

What Not To Do When Getting a Gun Safe

Thursday, September, 29th, 2022 at 2:33 pm by witseo

Investing in a gun safe is one aspect of being a responsible gun owner. You can buy one from us at Colorado Security Products, your Denver locksmith and security company, or you can get one from a wide variety of places. However, many gun safes are easy to break into, which not only puts your guns at risk but also means you may need to invest in a lock replacement in Denver. Avoid that by [Read More...]

Where You Should Put Your New Gun Safe

Thursday, September, 29th, 2022 at 2:24 pm by witseo

When it comes to gun safes in Denver, you want a safe that not only prevents your guns from being used inappropriately but is also hard to steal. Note that, even if your safe has a good lock as confirmed by a Denver locksmith, it is likely possible to break into it or, in some cases, to carry away the whole safe. Here are some ideas about how to protect your home safes in the [Read More...]

Are Expensive Locks Better?

Thursday, August, 4th, 2022 at 8:13 pm by witseo

We use locks, safes, and other security products to ensure that our homes, families, and possessions are secure. So when asking the question “are expensive locks better” the question becomes about security. Whether it’s worth investing more money in locks with more or newer security features typically depends on what is behind the lock. Keyless Locks Keyless locks, also called smart locks, are becoming more and more popular with homeowners and apartment complexes. These more [Read More...]

How to Choose Fireproof Document Storage

Monday, March, 4th, 2019 at 10:26 pm by witadmin

It can be hard to imagine it happening to you, but the truth is that disasters happen every day and they can occur suddenly, without any prior notice. If your house had a fire, would your important documents be protected? Or would you lose birth certificates, marriage licenses, passports, the deed to your house, and more? Protect yourself in these worst-case scenarios by investing in fireproof document storage. There are a couple of different options, [Read More...]

Choosing the Right Safe for Your Home

Monday, March, 5th, 2018 at 12:01 pm by Clint Currell

When you want to safeguard important documents like birth certificates, passports and tax records along with impossible-to-replace things like family photos, a home safe is your best bet. Relatively inexpensive, a safe can protect the things that are most important to you from theft, fire, etc. When shopping for a safe, there are several options to choose from and certain factors to take into consideration. Finding one that suits your needs isn’t always easy, so [Read More...]

5+ Common Things Most People Forget to Secure

Monday, June, 12th, 2017 at 10:58 am by Clint Currell

Awareness is one of the most important factors that influences security. You probably remember to close your windows and night and lock the front door and arm your security system when leaving your home. However, there are several common things that many people fail to realize need to be secured. Simply making yourself aware of these things can help you better secure your belongings and stay on top of an overall security plan. Let’s take [Read More...]

Buying a Fireproof Safe and Things to Consider

Monday, January, 23rd, 2017 at 12:03 pm by Clint Currell

While a safe deposit box at the bank is the safest solution for storing important documents, if you’re like most homeowners, you have things you’d prefer to store at home. Birth certificates, marriage licenses, passports and other documents should always be stored in a fireproof safe to keep them from being destroyed in a house fire. Buying a safe is a critical component to your home security system. If you’re in the market for a [Read More...]

What to Look for in a Gun Safe

Monday, June, 20th, 2016 at 10:31 am by Clint Currell

Whether you have a single gun, a priceless collection of antique firearms or anything in between, proper storage is a must. Many gun owners see purchasing a large gun safe as an inconvenience, but avoiding even one accident or theft makes them well worth the investment and the hassle. There is currently no universal standard regarding the materials or construction methods used in the manufacture of gun safes, and since there is no US regulatory [Read More...]

How to Keep Your Stuff Safe at the Beach

Monday, June, 6th, 2016 at 9:24 am by Clint Currell

Whether you’re planning a trip to the ocean or you’re thinking about spending a day swimming in a local lake, knowing how to keep your stuff safe at the beach is crucial.  The beach can be a prime hunting ground for criminals, and tucking your smartphone or wallet under your towel isn’t much of a deterrent. Having your valuables stolen is a fast way for a fun day at the beach to turn into a [Read More...]

Safes 101 For the Home and Business

Monday, December, 21st, 2015 at 12:38 pm by witadmin

From the small lockbox you use to store personal documents to large bank vaults, most safes are built using somewhat similar materials. Generally, safes are made from metal and feature a door that is secured by a lock. Safes are made to be heat- and break-in-resistant. Depending on the type, cost and intended application, the specifics – such as the thickness of the metal and amount of insulation used – can vary greatly. How Safes [Read More...]