If you are currently considering purchasing a safe for your home, you are definitely doing the right thing. Having a safe is not only vital when looking for ultimate protection, but also many insurance companies now require for people to have this level of extra protection inside their homes. There are multiple different options available when it comes to buying safes, and it is essential that people constantly strive to choose the most secure and protective options – not only ensuring that the safes themselves are made using the most robust and strong materials, but also ensuring that they safes are fastened down so that they can’t get taken away without permission. Luckily for all, a number of the safes available today come with a ‘fixing kit’ containing the needed items to secure safes such as a drill and drill bits, a socket set, screwdrivers and a marker pen.
Here are just a few other things for you to consider…
Location – The first thing that you need to do if considering purchasing a safe is to decide where you are going to position it within your home. The most ideal location would be somewhere where the flooring is concrete and it will be able to out of sight. Never should safes be visible to others or easy to find. Try and think outside of the box.
Floor type –Concrete floors are always best for safes, however for some of course this isn’t an option and they have to settle for installing their safes of wooden flooring instead…
Concrete floor installation:
Wooden floor installation:
Hopefully this post has assisted in you deciding where to put your safe, and given you a brief idea of how you can install it. Don’t forget that the majority of safes, come with installation instructions and these should always be adhered to as different safes could require different installation methods.
Where are you going to install your safe?