Lost Your House Keys? OK, What Next?

Lost Your House Keys? OK, What Next?

It’s happened to everyone at some point—returning home after a day out and realising that you have lost your house keys. Whether you neglected to bring your keys out with you in the first place, or they simply fell out of your pocket or bag whilst you were out of the house, lost house keys […] Read More...

How To Prepare And Secure A Property Before Leaving It Vacant
February 26th, 2018

How To Prepare And Secure A Property Before Leaving It Vacant

As a landlord, a tenant, or simply someone taking a long-term leave of absence from your home, it can be worrying when your property is left empty for a substantial period of time. It may be that the usage of the building is due to change, or simply a lapse in finding a new tenant […] Read More...

Manned Guarding Services
January 22nd, 2018

Manned Guarding Services

Manned Guarding Services As part of our comprehensive security services, CMS Keyholding offers a range of SIA accredited manned guarding solutions to safeguard your commercial or residential property. Physical security is essential for properties of any size, and keeping your premises secure when they are unoccupied is crucial to prevent against intruders, as well as […] Read More...

Lone Worker Protection: What Is It And Why Is It Important?
December 15th, 2017

Lone Worker Protection: What Is It And Why Is It Important?

Lone workers (people who work by themselves without close supervision) are often left in a vulnerable position. Sometimes, that vulnerability is simply a result of being alone. Considering the alarming data on attacks and injuries suffered by lone workers in the UK, it’s clear to see that lone worker protection is a necessary security measure. […] Read More...

What are your options when you’re locked out of your house?
November 20th, 2017

What are your options when you’re locked out of your house?

When you’re locked out of your own home, there’s only one thing on your mind: getting back in. This singular goal sometimes leads to irrational thinking, but it’s important to remain calm. Attempting to break in is not an advisable option, not least because you’ll inevitably compromise your home’s security protections in the process, and […] Read More...

Did I Leave the Oven On? How CMS Keyholding Can Bring You Peace of Mind
October 24th, 2017

Did I Leave the Oven On? How CMS Keyholding Can Bring You Peace of Mind

Every day millions of people are faced with the uncertainty and the fear of having forgotten to switch off their electrical appliances after leaving the house. Ovens, straighteners, electric heaters, electric fires—the list of potentially-hazardous electrical appliances we have to remember to disable before going out is unending. And it’s not just appliances, either. Could […] Read More...

When to Use Secure Courier Services by a Keyholding Company
September 22nd, 2017

When to Use Secure Courier Services by a Keyholding Company

Within the last five years, the courier service industry has experienced a significant increase in usage, and the number of parcels sent every year is estimated to grow by 40% by 2019, reaching three billion by the end of the decade. When required, the majority of people tend to choose a specialist courier company for […] Read More...

Lockup and Unlock Services: What Keyholding Can Do For Your Business
September 22nd, 2017

Lockup and Unlock Services: What Keyholding Can Do For Your Business

What locking and unlocking services can do for your business Keeping your business safe is one of your most important responsibilities as a business owner. There are several ways you can do this, such as ensuring you have secure door locks, or investing in quality alarms and CCTV systems. However, one of the most effective […] Read More...

4 Things You Didn’t Know a Keyholding Company Could Do
September 22nd, 2017

4 Things You Didn’t Know a Keyholding Company Could Do

Professional keyholding companies have been around for quite some time now and their services are more or less encapsulated in their name – they offer professional keyholding services, meaning they keep a copy of your keys to your home or business property and they can attend the premises in case of a burglar alarm activation, […] Read More...

Securing Empty Property Has To Do With More Than Technology
July 28th, 2017

Securing Empty Property Has To Do With More Than Technology

Modern security technology is quickly approaching the realm of science fiction. Fingerprint-activated locks, thermal-imaging cameras, drones used as alarms — there are benefits to this kind of futuristic security, of course, but when it comes to empty vacant properties, the best form of security is as old as mankind itself: the routine visit. Having security […] Read More...

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