Home Decor and Security: Finding the Right Pieces
Can a simple decoration help in raising and tightening your home security? The answer is a resounding
yes! With these key pieces that are low-cost, accessible and easy to mount, you can improve your home
aesthetics while also keeping it safe and secure.
Lighting and Illumination
Consider improving your lighting system at home. Well lit places are among the last targets of burglary.
If you have a dark alley within your vicinity or immediate area, consider installing a special type of light.
One notable example would be an infrared motion detecting type of light. Contrary to popular belief,
these are inexpensive and can now be found in many hardware stores in the city. These also come in
various sizes and colours, allowing you to decorate your home with these. It can both be for security and
Window Films and Shutters
You can choose from a variety of security films for glass. These various types have their own purpose
and roles, but they can all be trimmed down to its common purpose, which is to heighten security.
Some types include a solar type that make it possible for the home to keep its temperature low and dim
the raging sun outside. These glass films also come in various colours, shades as well as texture. It can
revamp an old window and make it look completely new if done and applied well.
Usually, these window films are lighter in shade but are textured to make it difficult to peek into. These
also come in stripes or similar cut outs, making it more aesthetic and appealing. All in all, these films
help reinforce the windows as well as add another layer of protection from dirt and the elements.
The key is to find the best one that fits your windows and the overall theme of your home while keeping
your windows secured. Find the best pieces for your home, keep it simple but make sure that they are