How to create the perfect summer garden

Posted June 3rd, 2021 by SimpliSafe

There's nothing better than relaxing in the garden, if it's pleasant that is! If yours is looking a bit plain, here's how to create the perfect summer garden.

Keeping your family safe at a home BBQ

Posted June 3rd, 2021 by SimpliSafe

Planning a home BBQ for the family? Make it a fun and safe get-together with SimpliSafe's guide to keeping your family safe at a home BBQ.

The outdoor garden furniture guide

Posted May 27th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

Spring & summer is the perfect time for BBQs, alfresco dining & garden hangouts. But, do you need an outdoor furniture guide to help with design? Click here!

How to improve your car security

Posted May 5th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

To help improve your car security, we've got just the guide here at SimpliSafe! Read on for helpful tips for better car security & see what systems are out there.

How to turn your home into a smart home

Posted May 5th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

How smart is your home? Do you even know what a smart home is? There's so much you can do to help turn your home into a smart one, and it's super easy!

Conquer home improvement with a spring cleaning checklist

Posted April 30th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

Give your home some love and attention with a full spring clean! SimpliSafe has the ultimate spring cleaning checklist to help you get stuck in.

14 ways to celebrate Home Improvement Month

Posted April 14th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

April means Home Improvement Month! And we've got just the inspiration you need to help you #makeonechange & #loveyourhome - from gardens to home security!

How to find your dream home

Posted March 25th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

Make the hunt for your dream home so much easier by following our steps and guidance on how to find your ideal property and forever home.

Things to consider when buying a home for the first time

Posted March 8th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

What are the important things to consider when buying a home for the first time? SimpliSafe has a few tips on how to make it a smoother process.

Extra PINs to let you know who is coming and going at home

Posted February 24th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

PINs are used to arm and disarm your SimpliSafe system and it is essential to keeping your home safe. Read on to see how create custom PINs for you friends, cleaner, dog walker etc.

Tips to keep your bike secure

Posted February 23rd, 2021 by SimpliSafe

Cycling has always been popular, but unfortunately bike thefts doubled in 2020. Read our tips on how to keep your bike safe and secure...

The 9 best times to buy a home security system

Posted February 22nd, 2021 by SimpliSafe

When’s the best time to buy a home security system? We believe there isn't just one correct answer to that question, there's a number of different scenarios...

Why smart home security is perfect for families

Posted February 22nd, 2021 by SimpliSafe

A smart home security system is a smart idea for any household! But we've got the guide to why smart home security is perfect for families.

Set-up a silent alarm and always be protected

Posted February 18th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

SimpliSafe can do more than just protect your home when you're away! Learn how to set-up a duress alarm and always be protected!

How does a smart alarm system work?

Posted February 15th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

Home burglar alarms have advanced so much with smart alarm systems now on the market; but how does a smart alarm system work exactly?

A guide to monitored alarm systems

Posted February 8th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

With so many burglar alarm systems out there, it can be hard to figure out which is the right one. Let us take you through a guide to monitored alarm systems.

Wireless security system: everything you need to know

Posted February 5th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

Need a new security alarm for your home? Read all you need to know about the wireless security system - from its key features to how it works - right here.

Guide to internet safety for kids

Posted February 1st, 2021 by SimpliSafe

The ultimate guide on internet safety for kids, when you can’t always be there to virtually hold their hands.

How to buy the best home security system

Posted January 27th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

What's the best home security system out there? Let SimpliSafe take you through a comprehensive buying guide to help you decide which is best for you.

Wireless alarm systems vs wired systems: which is best?

Posted January 19th, 2021 by SimpliSafe

Each coming with their own pros & cons, we examine both the wireless alarm system & wired alarm system to help you decide which is right for you.

10 security ideas for your home

Posted December 24th, 2020 by SimpliSafe

Home security is vital, and it doesn't have to be a one-fix approach. Here are some simple yet important security ideas for your home you can work on now!

Making your home safer for Christmas

Posted December 22nd, 2020 by SimpliSafe

Christmas is a time for celebrating and sharing gifts - often expensive ones. Help make your home safer for Christmas by following SimpliSafe's advice.

How To Turn Your Home Security Into A Santa Cam

Posted December 21st, 2020 by SimpliSafe

Turn your home security into a Santa cam and help keep track of Santa Claus, thanks to SimpliSafe.

The SimpliSafe Social Distancing Sweater

Posted December 17th, 2020 by SimpliSafe

In unprecedented times like these, you’ll want a sweater that can say, “happy Christmas” and, “back off!” all at once. So, we made a prototype. The SimpliSafe Social Distancing Sweater. The only festive

What are the most common home insurance claims?

Posted December 14th, 2020 by natalie

Home insurance is very important, it’s what protects your home and belongings. This is why we have teamed up with A-Plan to offer SimpliSafe customers an exclusive offer. Find out more...

What to do after moving into a new house

Posted December 10th, 2020 by natalie

Put some order into the chaos of moving house! Have you checked you've done all of these when moving into a new house?

Top Winter Home Maintenance Tips

Posted December 3rd, 2020 by natalie

Is your home ready to face winter? Don’t get caught out during the colder, more brutal months and use our top winter home maintenance tips.

SimpliSafe. Protecting the Magic of Christmas

Posted November 30th, 2020 by natalie

Christmas may look a little different this December, but Santa Claus is still working hard to bring a little bit of magic. This year, Santa has a battle on his hands as kids turn sleuth and plan evermore elaborate

Where is the best place to put security cameras?

Posted November 23rd, 2020 by natalie

You may have the perfect kit, but do you have your security cameras perfectly placed? Let us share our expert advice with you.

The rise of sneak-in burglaries

Posted November 20th, 2020 by natalie

A recent spike in sneak-in burglaries during coronavirus lockdown has us asking what more can we do to stay safe?

History Of Burglar Alarm Systems

Posted October 29th, 2020 by natalie

Let us take you on a fascinating journey through the ages, exploring the timeline of the burglar alarm system - to the most intelligent systems today!

Staying safe when Black Friday shopping

Posted October 26th, 2020 by natalie

Do you know how to spot a scammer? Take care when doing your Black Friday shopping and make sure your newly-bought goods are safe by securing your home.

Almost half of UK residents admit to making security mistakes when they leave their home

Posted October 16th, 2020 by natalie

Can you spot the six made in this home?

Traditional vs Modern Burglar Alarms

Posted October 15th, 2020 by natalie

Planning to invest in a security system? Our guide on traditional vs modern burglar alarms will help you decide which is best for you and your home.

A Complete Guide To Burglar Alarms

Posted October 6th, 2020 by natalie

Whether you’ve just got your dream home or need a security check, see what burglar alarms are out there and which is right for you.

How to recover from a burglary

Posted September 23rd, 2020 by natalie

Being one of the most common crimes, follow our no-nonsense, easy-to-follow steps on how to recover from a burglary.

Home and Away Mode 101

Posted September 11th, 2020 by natalie

Homes need different things at different times. Winter? Heat on, windows closed. Summer? Fan on, windows wide open. Your home is flexible enough to handle all kinds of situations, with a little help. Your

WIN one of 5 x £100 accessory vouchers!

Posted September 11th, 2020 by natalie

Giveaway - win £100 worth of accessories to add to your SimpliSafe Home Security system. We have five prizes up for grabs, enter here...

WIN One Of 5 x Home Security Systems!

Posted September 9th, 2020 by natalie

We have five Foundation home security systems to give away to five lucky winners. Read on to see how to enter...

How to keep valuables safe while travelling

Posted September 1st, 2020 by natalie

Holidays and getaways should be a relaxing and exciting time! Rest your mind with our tips on how to keep your valuables safe while travelling.

A guide to two-factor authentication

Posted August 21st, 2020 by natalie

Two-factor authentication can help protect your data. But what exactly is it? How does it work? And what are the benefits for businesses and customers?

How to create a strong password (and remember it)

Posted August 21st, 2020 by natalie

Creating a strong password doesn't have to be difficult. Follow our easy guide on how to create a strong password to protect your online life.

How To Prevent Pet Theft

Posted August 17th, 2020 by natalie

Protecting your pet doesn't have to be difficult, costly or time-consuming. All it takes is a few simple steps and habits to keep them safe from thieves.

A complete guide to flat security

Posted August 3rd, 2020 by natalie

Protect your home and belongings with SimpliSafe's ultimate guide to flat security complete with hints, tips and easily actionable steps.

How to make a garage door more secure

Posted July 21st, 2020 by natalie

When it comes to security, your garage door probably isn't the first thing that comes to mind. But SimpliSafe can help secure it with these six tips.

Crime in my area

Posted July 17th, 2020 by natalie

We all think about uprooting ourselves and starting a new life in another city. But there’s so much to consider, from finding the best restaurants and nearest shops to more importantly, finding a new job and

Your Ultimate Going On Holiday Checklist

Posted July 2nd, 2020 by natalie

Going on holiday can be just the break you need. Give yourself peace of mind that your home will be safe by following SimpliSafe's ultimate checklist.

How to protect your home at night

Posted June 9th, 2020 by natalie

Protecting your home is a whole other challenge at night. Here's how to keep your home, your belongings and your family safe when the sun goes down.

Are WiFi home security cameras safe?

Posted June 5th, 2020 by natalie

There are plenty of horror stories circulating the internet regarding home security cameras. The likes of Facebook and Reddit are filled with frantic posts about Internet-connected cameras being

What to do after a burglary

Posted May 15th, 2020 by natalie

Knowing someone has broken into your home can leave you shaken, but it's important to know the steps to take after a burglary. Here's what you need to know.

Types Of Crime And Their Definitions

Posted May 7th, 2020 by natalie

Crimes are all defined differently, and which category they fall into can determine how they are dealt with by the legal and justice systems.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Posted April 6th, 2020 by natalie

We are continuing to work business as usual but due to the circumstances of Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are working closely with all of our partners and the team internally to ensure that our

A guide to garden security

Posted April 6th, 2020 by natalie

Don't forget about protecting your garden as well as your home. Keep your valuable tools as safe as possible with our thorough guide to garden security.

How to be a good neighbour

Posted April 1st, 2020 by natalie

How good of a neighbour are you? To avoid disputes and to help better your neighbourhood, read our guide on how to be a good neighbour.

Home security and home safety for kids

Posted March 31st, 2020 by natalie

For kids, homes are their safe sanctuaries but are you doing everything you can to keep them secure? Find out how best to improve home safety for kids.

Meet SimpliSafe’s Core Components

Posted March 17th, 2020 by natalie

SimpliSafe’s award-winning home security system launched in the UK in 2019 and it’s a hit with those wanting to add that extra layer of protection to their home. Still keen to find out more about the system itself?

The ultimate moving house checklist

Posted March 12th, 2020 by natalie

Moving house is an exciting time, but it can also be a stressful one. There’s so much to do and so much to remember to do. While we’re not promising to make the process an enjoyable one, we can do our part to try

Secure your home in the darker nights

Posted October 24th, 2019 by natalie

This Sunday (27 October), the clocks go back so we can wave goodbye to those brighter nights and say hello to darker evenings. With this can come an increase in burglaries, as according to The Co-op

Meet SimpliSafe, Home Security Done Right.

Posted October 17th, 2019 by natalie

There are 25 million homes in the UK but less than 5% have home security; we’re changing that. Introducing SimpliSafe, a smart home security brand designed with one simple goal in mind – to protect.