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12 tips to make your home safe this Christmas

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Some obvious safety tips that are often forgotten in the rush to get everything ready…

10 tips to make your property secure this August

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

We’re heading towards peak season travel and holiday time. You know it, your family knows it, we know it and, unfortunately, burglars know it too! Here are 10 tips to… Read more…

12 tips to secure your home this festive season

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, December 2, 2015

These 12 home security tips will help make sure you’re not easy prey for Christmas robbers. Everyone knows that at this time of year homes will be filling up with… Read more…

How to solve the empty second-home problem

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, September 30, 2015

We explore an alternative to leaving a home empty, and to leaving pets in care centres, when you go away for an extended period of time. Many expats have a… Read more…

How to stay ‘Zen’ while on holiday

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, July 3, 2015

Every year, the French gendarmerie and national police offer a free surveillance service to home owners in France as part of their fight against burglaries during the summer…helping homeowners to stay calm… Read more…

12 steps to protect empty, overseas second-homes

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Property crime has increased in the European Union. Read on to find out what you can do to protect one of your most valuable assets. The most commonly stolen items… Read more…

Ten tips for securing property this festive season

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Over the next few weeks many expats will be heading off to join family overseas leaving their property empty over the Christmas-New Year holiday. That’s a time, according to insurers,… Read more…

How to stop burglars this summer

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, July 31, 2014

It’s so easy to get caught up in the swirl of activity surrounding the departure for a holiday (passports – check, suncream – check, travel pills – check, boarding passes… Read more…

How to protect your empty home in France this summer

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, June 26, 2014

French police offer a free property protection service to home owners during July and August and invaluable advice against burglary. Read on for info and links to download sign-up forms…. Read more…

Smoke Detectors Compulsory in France from 8 March, 2015

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, February 28, 2014

A fire in the home in France is more likely to burn undetected than in Norway, the United Kingdom or the United States according to the French Ministry of Housing… Read more…

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