Frequently Asked Questions
How much should I spend on a home safe?
The amount you should spend on a home safe rely on your budget and the level of security you require. A basic safe can cost as little as a hundred dollars while a high-security safe can cost several thousand dollars.
Are old safes better than new ones?
Old safes can be just as secure as new ones if they are well-maintained and in good working condition, but might not the same security features found in more modern safes.
What safes are the hardest to break into?
Safes that are the hardest to break into are typically made of heavy-duty materials like steel and titanium. They may also have multiple and more technologically advanced locking mechanisms. You can also check their ratings. Go for the UL, TL-15 and TL-30 rated safes.
Is it a good idea to buy a safe?
It is a good idea to buy a safe if you have valuable items that you want to protect, kind of like jewelry, important documents, or firearms.
Where is the best place to put a safe in your house?
It’s important to choose a hiding spot for your safe that is both out of plain sight and easily accessible to you in case of an emergency. Some popular places to keep a safe include a closet, a basement, or a garage.
What brand of safes are the best?
There are numerous top brands of safes, these include names like Stack-On, SentrySafe, and Stack-On Stack-On, AMSEC, and Browning. You can contact us if you need to find which ones can fulfill your needs and/or fit your budget.
What to look for when buying a safe?
Look at the safe’s ratings, as they are great indicators of what you can expect with regard to features like fire resistance, tool-assisted burglary resistance, water resistance, etc.
Is it better to have a home safe or a safe deposit box?
Whether it is better to have a home safe or a safe deposit box depends on what you need the safe for. They provide different levels of security and fit different use cases. A home safe provides more convenient access to your items, while a safe deposit box offers a higher level of security.
What is the best time of year to buy a gun safe?
The best time of year to buy a gun safe can vary depending on where you live and the availability of certain models. Typically, the best time to buy a gun safe is during the off-season or when manufacturers release new models of safes.
What is the best grade of safe?
The best grade of safe is typically one that is UL rated, such as a TL-15 or TL-30 rated safe, which are tested by Underwriters Laboratories, which is a global independent safety science company with more than a century of expertise innovating safety solutions.