Category Archives: Home Security

Largest residential development in City of London is being built to Secured by Design standards

The largest residential development in London’s Square Mile on the site of St Bart’s Hospital, the oldest hospital …read more

GBW adds third doorset to its Secured by Design accredited range

GBW Panels, one of the leading panel, door panel and external composite door producers within Europe, has added …read more

New homes on Skye achieve Gold Award for security from Secured by Design

A development of new homes in Portree, the main town on the Isle of Skye, has gained the …read more

Bereco Group rebrands with ‘eco’ focus

Secured by Design (SBD) member company, The Bereco Group, has rebranded with an environmental focus to bring the …read more

Jones Building Group achieves Secured by Design Gold Award for new homes in Bournemouth

Jones Building Group has been presented with the Secured by Design (SBD) Gold Award for incorporating police crime …read more

Express Bi-Folding Doors open to new opportunities with largest display showroom in Europe

Leeds-based Express Bi-Folding Doors Ltd, a company which has grown in ten years to become one of the …read more

Austrian lock specialists EVVA join SBD

Austrian locking technology specialist EVVA has joined Secured by Design (SBD), the UK’s police crime prevention initiative, which …read more

SBD homes on schoolsite milestone

A 150-home development on a former school site in Epping was the first time that Essex Police and …read more

Ring home technology accredited by Secured by Design

Ring, the leader in outdoor home security, today announced it has received accreditation by national police crime prevention …read more

Summit Roofguard directors sentenced in case brought by Trading Standards

The directors of Summit Roofguard Ltd, trading as Status Glass, have been sentenced to custodial sentences in relation …read more

We are exhibiting at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show

Secured by Design will be running the Home Security Advice Centre at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show from …read more

Patlock’s new TV advert

SBD member company Patlock has recently launched a TV advert in support of their product. It has aired …read more

Care in the community flats in Kent are awarded SBD

A development in Ashford, Kent, comprising 57 care in the community flats for residents aged 55 and above …read more

Devon Police celebrate 90 per cent drop in allotment thefts

A police project aimed at reducing thefts from Exeter allotments has produced dramatic results.
Codenamed Operation Slug, Devon and …read more

Neighbourhood watch research highlights gaping home security hole

The average Briton moves home eight times in their lifetime
11 per cent of the UK population moves home …read more