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How to keep your home & family safe during load shedding (2 minute read)

The current power outages due to load shedding may have resulted in an increase in criminal activity so securing your home, business and family should be a priority.  Here are some tips to help secure your home during load shedding.   Secure your Doors with Expandable sliding doors Make sure that your sliding doors are secured with quality expandable security doors. Your garden beams and alarm system may not have a battery backup or may let you down so having an extra security barrier will prevent criminals from gaining easy access. https://www.sequ-door.co.za/security-doors/   Secure your windows with burglar bars Windows [...]

Your Right to Safety (4-minute read)

South Africans are not strangers to the dread of load shedding and many of us have a plan of action for when the lights go out, although we don’t always consider our safety plans during this time. With a load-shedding schedule being publicly announcing when the blackouts will occur, burglars are given the opportunity to schedule robberies far more easily. Here are a few tips to planning for load shedding beyond making sure your generator is in good working order and you have a supply of diesel to keep you going. Back up batteries:Make sure your gate, alarm system, and [...]