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Securing your home for your December holiday

It’s been decided - you and your family ARE going away in December for a well-deserved break!  But, what about your home? Will your house be unoccupied whilst you are away? If so, then don’t delay as now’s the time to check the security strength of your home.   We all know that December, being holiday season, is when burglars scour the suburbs for any unoccupied homes - ripe pickings and prime targets for opportunistic home invaders.   The high national crime statistics for South Africa 2019 reveal how extremely important it is to reassess your home security and take [...]

Patio entertaining in style and safety 

1. Safe Patio Entertaining We love our patios - it’s where we entertain with good friends and family, relax and get to enjoy our great weather. But how safe are we on our patios? With security being top of mind these days, enclosing your patio makes good sense, but adding extra Security to it, is where we can help. Not only can you enclose your Patio with our various Aluminium options, but you can install Expandable Security doors on the inside of your patio Enclosure, keeping the doors locked, whilst having your Sliding Folding Doors open to enjoy the fresh [...]

Sequ-Door’s Security Promotion WIN a R5 000 Makro Voucher prize

Hurry, don’t miss out!   Enter our exciting security promotion and you may be the lucky WINNER of a R5 000 Makro Voucher. For your name to be entered into the draw, purchase one of our expandable security doors or burglar proofing solutions between now and 30 November.  Only one entry per person. Upgrade your security AND WIN - just in time for the festive season!   Terms and Conditions: The competition is open to persons aged 18 years or over and excludes employees of Sequ-Door and their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the company or judging of the [...]

4 Reasons Why Aluminium Doors & Windows Will Benefit Your Home

Aluminium, as a resource, is constantly evolving and pushing the boundaries in interior design and home building. Here are a few reasons why Sequ-Door has chosen this durable material:   It’s a lightweight material so that opening or closing aluminium windows is effortless, yet sturdy at the same time. It’s ideal for the South African climate and weather conditions as it does not easily rust and corrode. It’s easy to clean and care for, and does not need excessive maintenance – providing the perfect long lasting product for your home or building.   Using aluminium can transform the interior of [...]

What Is Your Mental State Around Securing Your Home?

Sleep Easy Security  Does your home lack proper security and keep you awake at night? Did you know that a lack of sleep can be related to conditions like stress, depression, and anxiety and can affect your mental health, playing havoc with your routine and enjoyment of everyday life.   It’s no secret that sleep is essential - as important as eating, drinking and breathing, and is vital for maintaining a good level of mental and physical health.    Perhaps improving your home security will lead to a better night's sleep. It’s time to relook at your home security NOW. [...]

Trendy Patio Décor Ideas In South Africa

Whatever the season, we love throwing open the doors of our patio on sunny days to revel in our indoor outdoor living lifestyle. Get some spring inspiration from these trends to make your patio feel like an inviting safe zone and retreat for relaxing and entertaining in style.   1.Greenery Green your patio by mounting pots and planters on the wall filled with shrubs, ferns and flowering plants like water-wise bromeliads and orchids.    2.Curtaining  Soft, lightweight, sheer curtains filter the sunlight, provide privacy from too near neighbours and add warmth to the space.   3.Lighting Lighting is effective in [...]

Transform your home – Spring Renovations

The best way to renovate your home for spring and keep to a budget is to attend to those things that are important and that will add more value in the long-term first. Here are a few suggestions:   Deep Cleaning Deep clean the interior and exterior of your home and simultaneously assess what requires fixing or replacing. Your home will smell fresh and sparkle and shine again.   Paint A new coat of paint will uplift the exterior facade of your home and change the interior look and feel this spring especially if you opt for a different colour [...]

Benefits of Enclosing your Patio

Having a patio is of great recreational benefit to your family and home. But enclosing a patio will allow you an additional beautiful space where you can enjoy the outdoors from within the warmth and safety of being indoors.   Here are 5 reasons why you should enclose your patio, which will:   Shelter You and Your Family from unpleasant weather elements like heavy rain and winds, and extreme heat or cold. It will keep out bugs and insects and prevent leaves and debris building up on the patio and in bad weather you will still be able to relax [...]

Safety isn’t Expensive, it’s Priceless

In these times of high crime rates, the safety and security of our home and family is important. For peace of mind, regularly check, maintain and upgrade if necessary, that your property is secure both internally and externally and that your family is fully aware of your own internal safety measures and practices. Safety isn’t expensive, it's priceless. Here are some suggestions for ensuring your security at home... Your Home Security Where you should feel the safest is in your own home. So, it’s imperative that, within your home space, you are entirely safe and secure and that your home [...]

Security Shutters, where Style Meets Security

The new trend in home décor is to use shutters, a multi-purpose solution providing privacy, security and a mechanism to control the natural light and natural warmth into a room.   Our shutters are only manufactured from aluminium, a strong, easy-to-clean, weather- and rust- and fire-proof product with a low carbon footprint. Our shutters are guaranteed - in summary: 10 years Guarantee of materials and components manufactured by Blockhouse Shutters itself. 5 years for materials and components of the Products that were not manufactured  by Blockhouse Shutters. But for the full Product Quality Guarantee, please see: https://www.sequ-door.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Guarantee-Blockhouse-Shutters.pdf   Using Shutters [...]

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