A starter’s guide to securing your home

August 10, 2017

Whether you’ve just moved into a new home or have been living in your current one for a while, home safety and security is something that you need to know about. You want to know that you’re keeping your property and belongings safe, and for those who have children, you want to be able to […] Read More

Could carbon monoxide be killing you?

June 14, 2017

For most of us, our biggest concern when it comes to our gas home heating systems is whether or not they are working efficiently – especially now that winter is officially upon us! If you have had your gas home heating system serviced recently, you might have noticed the technician carrying out a carbon monoxide […] Read More

Homeguard 240VAC Photoelectric Smoke Alarm

What is the difference between photoelectric smoke alarms and ionisation smoke alarms?

May 5, 2017

If you’ve ever shopped around for a smoke alarm, you would know that there are two main types of smoke alarm systems: photoelectric smoke alarms and ionisation smoke alarms. Fire departments and the Fire Protection Association prefer photoelectric smoke alarms; however because the two types of smoke alarms have different benefits and are suitable for […] Read More

With crime rates on the rise, a home security system could be the solution to protecting your property

April 26, 2017

Did you know that home invasions have soared in Melbourne’s southeast, with Cranbourne, Skye and Devon Meadows becoming hot spots for aggravated burglaries? At the same time, other suburbs where police have seen a rise in violent break-ins include Moe, Heidelberg, Narre Warren, St Kilda and Brunswick, while Caulfield South has seen almost twice as […] Read More

7 Tips on keeping your home safe while you are away

March 15, 2017

Like that line in the famous song, your bags are packed and you’re ready to go. But there’s always that lingering worry of leaving your home unguarded. You can never do too much to ensure that your home is kept safe during times when you have to be away. Unfortunately, we live in a time […] Read More