Anti Climb


Securing Schools During the Holidays

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Securing Schools During the Holidays


When schools shut down for the summer holiday its vitally important to make certain security precautions are robust and effective. Sadly, many schools are targeted, during the holidays, by vandals, burglars and trouble makers who know the properties are largely unoccupied. School Vandalism and Break-Ins Increasing Reports of serious incidents of school vandalism are increasingly common throughout the UK. One school in Lincolnshire has been experiencing repeated attacks by vandals who’ve caused a huge amount of expensive damage, causing a great deal of stress on the school’s finances. In another school attack a group of teens smashed play equipment and...

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Time to Inspect Your Perimeter Security

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Time to Inspect Your Perimeter Security


Establishing robust, reliable and effective physical perimeter security around a property is challenging. But once installed, tested and operational a strong perimeter security shield establishes a valuable outer layer to a multi-layered property security solution. Implementing effective perimeter security isn’t something that, once installed, can then be ignored. Perimeter security devices and tactics need to be maintained and effective maintenance is informed by regular inspections. List Your Perimeter Security Solutions Do you have a complete list of all perimeter security tactics and devices you are using around your property? For private homes this list may be relatively small, but larger...

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How to Secure Your Commercial Property

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How to Secure Your Commercial Property


One of the greatest challenges faced by many businesses is how to make premises and buildings secure. Criminals know that business properties are often packed full of valuables and are generally unstaffed in the evenings, at weekends and during holidays. And many businesses are located on trading estates and in other locations that aren’t overlooked by neighbouring residents. Builders yards, for example, are packed full of attractive and increasingly expensive building materials that are easily and quickly resold on the black market. If criminals can gain entry it doesn’t take them long to fill their van and make a quick...

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Do Anti Cat Spikes Work?

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Do Anti Cat Spikes Work?


With the arrival of spring many of us are paying attention to our gardens. But what can you do if your garden is popular with your local cat population?  What are Anti Cat Spikes? Cats are very sensitive to whatever is underfoot. Many cats hate wet grass, mud and uncomfortable walking surfaces. Plastic anti-cat spikes, such as our Prikla spikes, exploit this sensitivity by presenting a very uncomfortable, but harmless surface that cats will tend to avoid. These spikes are specifically designed not to cause injury while being very difficult for cats to negotiate. These plastic spike strips are generally...

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Anti Climb Deterrents Really Work - Here's Why

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Anti Climb Deterrents Really Work - Here's Why


We know there are strong opinions on whether investing in anti climb deterrents and protection is a good idea. Some people think that if an intruder is determined to gain access to a property they will succeed - regardless of any protection that’s installed. But this is a fallacy. High Security Locations Take a look at the perimeters of an property where high security is essential such as prisons, MOD sites, quarries and many others. You will see high fences and walls, often topped with aggressive razor wire. They often have CCTV monitoring systems and employ gatekeeper personnel to ensure...

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