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Increase Your Home Security This Winter

There can be no doubt that glazing of any type can be a potential weakness when it comes to the security of a property. Our range of security film can be installed both inside and outside of almost any building and offers the perfect complement to other window films which offer effective protection against glare, fading and privacy issues amongst others. Invisible Security Thankfully, the days of unattractive ‘window grilles’ are now long behind us by applying specialist security window film can help to provide an almost invisible level of security along with all important peace of mind. Not only can the application of window film help you to sleep easier at night, for business owners it can also help you to comply with existing legislation. Are You Complying With Regulation? In 1992, Health, Safety and Welfare Regulation 14 came into force, requiring that “every window or other transparent or translucent surface in a wall, partition, door or gate should, where necessary for reasons of health or safety, be of a safety material or be protected against breakage; and be appropriately marked or incorporate features to make it apparent.” This regulation applies to a wide range of workplaces including offices, shops, schools, hospitals, hotels and places of entertainment. Offering a Range of Finishes The range of specialist security window film available from WF Glazing Protection can be quickly and easily applied to existing glazing, removing the need for the installation of expensive new windows or other forms of security that will negatively impact the exterior of your building. Enhanced Security Available in a variety of different thicknesses, uur security window films can delay and deter opportunistic thieves by increasing the impact resistance of [...]

By | October 5th, 2019|Security|Comments Off on Increase Your Home Security This Winter

October is National Home Security Month

Did you know burglaries increase by 25% in Autumn and Winter months? With the pressures of day-to-day life, home security is often overlooked. That’s why National Home Security Month (NHSM) is here to raise awareness around the importance of home security so you can be safe in the knowledge that your home, family and belongings are protected. Taking place in October, NHSM will be offering seasonal tips and advice to help protect the nation’s homes, families and possessions. First launched in 2013, the campaign takes place every year in October and offers advice, information and support on how to secure your property. National Home Security Month (NHSM) National Home Security Month started 6 years ago because during Autumn and Winter there is an increase in crime! Your home should be a place you take pride in and spend time with your loved ones. However, much like a castle needs to have defences in place from attacks, you need to make sure you protect your sanctuary from the threat of burglars. This excellent campaign has been designed to highlight the importance of effective home security whilst promoting the fact that it does not have to be complex or expensive to install.   Supporting National Home Security Month The team at WF Glazing Protection take the security aspect of our work particularly seriously and as such offer a range of products designed to help increase the security of your property. Our invisible security films will help you to protect your flat-screen TVs, laptops and expensive possessions. By increasing the impact resistance of your windows and then holding the broken glass together, the film can help to delay and deter smash & grab crime. Our films are [...]

By | October 1st, 2019|Security|Comments Off on October is National Home Security Month

How Window Film Can Be Used To Improve Home Security

Particularly during the winter and its long dark nights, home security is an issue which should never be taken lightly. Finding ways to protect your flat-screen TVs, laptops and expensive possessions has never been more important than it is right now but thanks to our range of invisible security films, we are ideally positioned to help. Call us today on Tel. No. 0345 337 4751 today. Reduce your risk by reinforcing your windows. Whether you’re in a big city or a small town, thieves can victimize your business and go after easy smash-and-grab targets — making your glass doors and ground floor windows vulnerable. 3M™ Safety & Security Window Films and 3M™ Impact Protection Attachment Systems make it more difficult to get through your windows, helping to reduce your losses during smash-and-grab crimes. Help protect people and property Keep the welcoming appearance of your property without adding bars or other physical barriers Thicker adhesive helps hold broken glass together, hindering break-and-enter crimes Tear-resistance offers excellent performance over standard films Help protect against broken glass shards and unlawful entry From weakness to strength With the range of 3M™ Safety and Security Window Films available from WF Glazing Protection, we can help to transform your windows from a proven area of weakness for your home to an area of strength, which can help to protect you and your family from a variety of different threats. 3M Safety and Security Window Films have been specifically created to hold glass fragments together if the pane is broken. Because these films help hold the glass together, they create a much stronger barrier which is proven to provide a deterrent as potential criminals may be slowed down to the point where they [...]

By | August 23rd, 2019|Safety Window Film, Security|Comments Off on How Window Film Can Be Used To Improve Home Security

How To Use Window Film To Increase Security

Accidents happen, as do deliberate acts of violence. We can't stop them, but we can increase our protection against them. One of the most common causes of injury and death in the event of an explosion is flying fragments of glass. Safety films, in combination with an impact protection system, are designed to hold glass together, keeping it in its frame and helping to protect you against flying glass fragments. Fortunately, you can help protect your building and your business against break-ins, vandalism and even bomb blasts with 3M™ Safety & Security Window Films and 3M™ Impact Protection Attachment Systems, which help to hold window glass together in the event of breakage. How safe are your windows? In 1992, Health, Safety and Welfare Regulation 14 came into force, requiring that “every window or other transparent or translucent surface in a wall, partition, door or gate should, where necessary for reasons of health or safety, be of a safety material or be protected against breakage; and be appropriately marked or incorporate features to make it apparent.” This regulation applies to a wide range of workplaces including offices, shops, schools, hospitals, hotels and places of entertainment. Business owners and landlords who do not comply could face significant legal consequences if their employees, customers or even passers-by are injured by broken, falling or flying glass from their properties. Our safety window films are certified to BS EN12600 in accordance with current UK Health & Safety legislation and can upgrade existing glazing to the appropriate standards. Reduce your risk by reinforcing your windows Whether you’re in a big city or a small town, thieves can victimize your business and go after easy smash-and-grab [...]

By | March 25th, 2019|Security|Comments Off on How To Use Window Film To Increase Security

Creating An Invisible Security Banner For Your Business

A break in can prove to be a severe blow to any business and has the potential to put a significant strain on operations and profit. It is therefore crucial to take preventative action by installing effective security equipment. There can be no doubt that glazing of any type can be a potential weakness when it comes to the security of a property. Deter & Delay Potential Thieves Available in a variety of different thicknesses, our security window films can delay and deter opportunistic thieves by increasing the impact resistance of your windows. Our range of security film can be installed both inside and outside of almost any building and offers the perfect complement to other window films which offer effective protection against glare, fading and privacy issues amongst others. Thankfully, the days of unattractive ‘window grilles’ are now long behind us by applying specialist security window film can help to provide an almost invisible level of security along with all important peace of mind. Not only can the application of window film help you to sleep easier at night, for business owners it can also help you to comply with existing legislation. Are You Complying With Regulations? In 1992, Health, Safety and Welfare Regulation 14 came into force, requiring that “every window or other transparent or translucent surface in a wall, partition, door or gate should, where necessary for reasons of health or safety, be of a safety material or be protected against breakage; and be appropriately marked or incorporate features to make it apparent.” This regulation applies to a wide range of workplaces including offices, shops, schools, hospitals, hotels and places of entertainment. Contact WF Glazing Protection Today To Help Improve The [...]

By | May 23rd, 2018|Security|Comments Off on Creating An Invisible Security Banner For Your Business

National Home Security Month

Did you know burglaries increase by 25% in Autumn and Winter months? National Home Security Month (NHSM) National Home Security Month started 5 years because during Autumn and Winter there is an increase in crime! National Home Security Month (NHSM) is here to raise awareness around the importance of home security so you can be safe in the knowledge that your home, family and belongings are protected. They have produced a range of resources that will enable you to increase your home and business security. #1 Free Resource Securing your home is child’s play guide – Inside this guide you will find: Ensuring your home and windows are secure – How do you know a good lock from a bad lock? What is Smart Security? What you need to know about lighting and CCTV Tips for staying secure during Halloween Get Your Guide Here Supporting National Home Security Month The team at WF Glazing Protection take the security aspect of our work particularly seriously and as such offer a range of products designed to help increase the security of your property. Our invisible security films will help you to protect your flat screen TVs, laptops and expensive possessions. By increasing the impact resistance of your windows and then holding the broken glass together, the film can help to delay and deter smash & grab crime. Our films are certified to BS EN12600 and EN356 European Impact Standard. Combined with the use of privacy films, protect against opportunistic criminals!!! How Can WF Protection Help? We offer two essential window film products that can increase your Home and Business security: Security Film Privacy Film With the pressures of day-to-day life, home security is often overlooked. [...]

By | October 18th, 2017|Security|Comments Off on National Home Security Month

Take Your Shop Security To Another Level

How secure is your property? As the nights begin to draw in, security worries begin to increase for many people and in particular for shop owners, whose premises become more vulnerable during the long winter nights. Taking Preventative Measures A break in can prove to be a severe blow to any business and has the potential to put a significant strain on operations and profit. It is therefore crucial to take preventative action by installing effective security equipment. By offering a highly effective measure of security along with improved peace of mind, WF Glazing Protection provide a highly effective range of security grilles complimenting our security films to create the perfect way of defending your windows whether at home or at work. The great physical deterrent and barrier offered by the installation of security grills for your windows/doors makes it easy to see why their popularity has never been greater. Possessing great strength and durability, their presence when closed offers a highly effective deterrent against any potential criminal activity against your property. Offering a Robust Method of Defence Modern security grilles offer a robust method of defence. Comprising anti-cut steel bars and mesh, they are enough to deter many attempts at a crime as the construction and strength of modern day security grilles are often comfortably enough to delay and beat most criminals, who are more concerned with sneaking around and looking for hassle-free chances to steal and vandalise. Even the small windows can benefit from the installation of a security grille and are therefore ideal to stop the entry of more sophisticated criminals who target valuables, keys, phones, computers, laptops and so forth, which can often be vulnerable. Quality Business Security Created to help keep intruders [...]

By | October 14th, 2015|Security|Comments Off on Take Your Shop Security To Another Level