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Time on your hands? Check out this ultimate DIY home security checklist

1 month ago   |   By Press and Journal

According to research, nearly half of us us love getting stuck into a DIY task.
While at this time of year the focus is usually on interior decorating or a spot of gardening, it's also a good time time to conduct a quick security sweep of your home.
Here's some tips on where to start from the security experts at Yale :
Outside
Check your rear or side gate is secured with a weatherproof padlock and hasp, and that it's still securely attached to the gatepost.
Move any tools or ladders into a locked shed or garage.
Move bins away from flat-roofed areas as thieves will often look for ways to...
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