Fire Safe Buying Tips

ShadowRidgeRoadFireFire Safe Buying Tips: How to Ensure You’re Getting the Perfect Fire Safe for Your Lifestyle

A house fire is every homeowner’s worst nightmare. It doesn’t take long for a house to be engulfed in flames and, when it happens, many people lose everything. A fireproof safe, however, can help ensure protection for your most valuable items and documents. Rated to withstand extremely hot temperatures, fire safes can help you rest assured that, even if a fire struck your household, your most precious belongings would remain intact.

What is a Fireproof Safe?

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Burglar Safe Buying Tips

Choosing the Best Burglar Safe to Keep Your Belongings Protected From Burglars

If you’re in the market for a safe, it goes without saying that you want something that provides unparalleled security at a great price. There is nothing quite so important as protecting your precious heirlooms, goods and belongings from burglary and, in the unfortunate event that your home is broken into, you deserve the peace of mind that comes with knowing your belongings are secure.

Fortunately, this guide will provide helpful tips on how to choose the best burglar safe for you.

Picking the Best Burglary Safe for Your Lifestyle

Freestanding Burglar Safes

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Lagard LG Basic II Digital Electronic Lock Instructions

Hi, Dye the Safe Guy here, manager of Safe & Vault Today we’re going to talk about the Lagard Basic II Digital Electronic Lock. Many of our safe manufacturers use this very popular lock, manufactured in Lexington, Kentucky. It’s one of the staples of the digital electronic lock business. The Lagard Basic is a single user lock. It has a 6 digit combination that you can program at any time that you want. It also features a lock out feature where if you have a wrong entry 4 times, it will lock someone out for 5 minutes. This is a Continue reading

The Importance of Safes for Businesses

The Top Five Safes for Security and Peace of Mind

Regardless of its size and output, most companies routinely handle delicate information, important documents, cash, and valuable assets. Because of this, businesses are at increased risk for the loss of documents, personal information and funds through theft or fire. Fortunately, it is easy to mitigate these risks by choosing a high-quality safe to protect business assets. These five types of safes offer multi-purpose security and peace of mind for businesses both large and small:

1) Fire File Cabinets

Regardless of how paperless the future may be, every business is still going to have important Continue reading

SecuRam Safe Logic Basic – How to Change Your Combo

Hi, Dye the Safe Guy here, Dye Hawley, manager of Safe & Vault Store, to talk to you today about the Securam Safe Logic Basic Digital Lock. The Securam Safe Logic Basic has 2 users, a master and a user. So you can actually program 2 individuals to use this lock instead of 1. The Securam Safe Logic Basic has a number of nice features. It has a 6 digit combination. It has 2 users and a manager and a user code. It also features a lockout penalty if you put the wrong combination in 4 times. So if a bad Continue reading

What You Should Know About Concrete Composite Material

Hi, Dye the Safe Guy here, manager of Safe & Vault to talk today about why is composite concrete material better overall for burglar and fire protection then drywall material. Right here you will see a display showing two different safe constructions out there today. I’m talking about burglar fire safes, I’m talking about gun safes. All kinds of safes. Many gun safes and burglar fire safes use two layers of steel, the inner and outer layers. And for the fire protection inside they use drywall. Regular drywall that goes up in a home or a commercial building. Other manufactures, Continue reading

Five Reasons Every Homeowner Should Invest in a Safe

There was a time when a home safe was considered a mark of the rich and famous. When people pictured the contents of a safe, they imagined gold, jewelry and glistening rubies all held behind the door of a massive iron box with a heavy handle. Although safes are far from being a thing of the past, they have changed significantly. Nowadays, home safes are an easily accessible addition to most households. In addition to holding any valuables a homeowner may want to store securely, safes are also a great way to store important documents, keepsakes and personal items and, since Continue reading

Overview – Gardall G700-G-C In-Floor Safe

Hi, Dye the Safe Guy here, Dye Hawley, manager of Safe & Vault I am here today to talk about the Gardall G700-G-C In-Floor Safe. This is a very economical In-Floor Safe made by Gardall here in America.  It has measurements of 15.5″ high and it’s a perfect 8″ square. The Gardall G700-G-C has a 1/2″ steel door as you can see here. It also has on the hinge side, a heavy 1/4″ piece of angle iron that will actually link it here so that nobody can pry this door open.

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Gun Lockers for Rural Homes

One common question we get here at Safe & Vault Store is: What type of people need to buy a gun locker? It’s not as if everybody that owns a gun has more than one or two. In a way, this is very much true. The people who require a gun locker are those who own multiple weapons. But the number of people who fall into this category is much larger than you might think.

Yes, there are gun enthusiasts in the United States. You just need to look at organizations like the NRA to see that. However, owners with multiple guns Continue reading

Overview – AMSEC PB3 Handgun & Pistol Safe

Hi, Dye the Safe Guy here, manager of Safe & Vault to talk today about the American Security model PB3 pistol box. This is a great value at a really good price giving you lots of extra features. The dimensions are 4.5″ high, 8.5″ deep and 12.5″ wide. The PB3 has a digital electronic lock. It has 4 batteries in the lock that will give you over 5,000 openings of the pistol box. In case you let the batteries run low, there is this handy external battery pack. You simply plug it in, enter your combination, turn the knob and it opens Continue reading