How to hide a wall safe: Top 5 ways

Wall safe hidden behind painting

We’ve all seen the “wall safe hidden behind the tiny painting” trope  in movies (assuming you watch as many spy thrillers from the 1960s as we do). But how do people actually keep their wall safes concealed? Surprisingly, the painting example isn’t as strange as you might think. In this article we’ll cover the top 5 ways people hide their wall safes.

5 ways to hide a wall safe

  • Behind Furniture: One of the most popular solutions for a wall safe is to hide it behind a heavy piece of furniture, such as a piano or a couch – anything that a (more…)

Hollon Safes Security Education

Let’s take a couple of minutes and allow me to educate  you on the different types of Hollon Safes and security levels. Then let’s start with a line up of 4 types of safes starting with a TL-15, than a fire & burglary, followed our B-rated cash safe and an office safe last. The first one I want to introduce is the TL-15 category.

Hollon TL-15 Safes

The letters TL stand for tool. Have you ever been into a bank and seen that vault over there in the corner? That is an insurable UL rated vault and the TL-15 is also an insurable (more…)

Hollon HS-610E Office Safe with Electronic Lock

Hollon HS-610E Office SafeThe Hollon Safe HS-610E Office Safe is the # 1 premium office safe and available with a top of the line electronic locking system. Quality design that includes everything you can want in an office safe. The HS-610E has a fire protection of up to 120 minutes and is rated for up to 1700 degrees F and tested and rated for a 30 foot impact to insure durability in design.

Matched with a spacious inside and maximum security that includes a 3-way locking bolt system that automatically locks when closed. It comes with a CE rated electronic lock that is both elegant (more…)

Hollon 2 Hour Fire Rated Office Safes

Hollon Office Safes Introduction

Hollon HS-750E 2 Hour Office Safe

Hollon HS-750E 2 Hour Office Safe

Office safes are the next step up from our home safe series. They come with larger bolts at 1″ thick. This series is a 2 hour fire rated and 30 foot impact rated. That is to simulate the collapse of a building during a fire. All models are equipped with a bolt down hole and hardware to secure it to any foundation. The office safe series is our in between line as it fits in between our home safes and our fire and burglary safes. Designed with stronger security (more…)

4 Tips to Protect Your Home From Theft

There are approximately 2 million reported home burglaries each year in the United States. There is no telling how many additional burglaries go unreported, as well. If you’re a homeowner, one of your main responsibilities is to keep your family, your home, and all the valuable items inside safe from harm or theft. Here are a few tips for protecting your property that will keep your home, family, and items safe and secure.

  1. Tracker Biometric SafeUse biometric safes for smaller valuable itemsBiometric safes are great for keeping your items safe and locked away. Criminals are crafty and know what to look (more…)

Buying a Gun? Don’t Forget About These 3 Important Aspects

Whether you’re a police officer, member of the military, hunter, or just a civilian who keeps a gun in your home for protection, it’s essential that you understand how big a responsibility owning a gun is. They are not for everybody and you should be extremely safe in regards to your gun both when it’s on your person and when it’s inside your home.

3 Aspects of Gun Safety

Here are a few things you should keep in mind if you’re a new gun owner.

Get a biometric handgun safe

Keeping your gun safely locked away is the most important aspect of gun ownership. Obviously, you don’t want (more…)

3 Tips to Keep Your Valuable Items Safe at All Times

With laptop computers and smart cell phones being more commonplace in society, an emphasis needs to be placed on security in order to protect the most valuable and personal information stored within these devices. There are always going to be criminals who will try and physically steal your personal and business items, but since it’s 2017, we also have to be on the lookout for digital theft.

Here are a few ways you can keep your most important digital documents safe, secure, and out of the wrong hands.

Password Protect Everything

Just having your birthday as your password isn’t going to cut (more…)

3 Tips to Protect Your Home From Burglars

Every year in the U.S., there are approximately 2 million reported home burglaries. These criminals have no remorse for the items they steal, not matter how hard a homeowner worked to obtain them. As a homeowner, it’s your responsibility to do everything in your power to prevent these criminals from breaking into your home, stealing your valuable items, and causing serious emotional stress.

Here are a few ways to protect your home and prevent these unfortunate burglaries from happening.

Laptop Safes and Floor Safes

Keeping your valuable items stored in an impenetrable safe should be required for every homeowner in the country. (more…)

Looking for the best floor safe for your home? Pros and cons of floor safes.

If you are looking for a safe that can be hidden easily, consider a floor safe. The safe you choose should also be resilient – it should have a thick door, a UL-approved lock,  dust cover and at least 1 re-locker. We’ll discuss these characteristics in this article.

These safes are so secure that they sometimes end up hidden for decades. When it’s time to remodel a house you just bought, you never know what you’ll find when you pull up old carpeting and other floor coverings. You could find anything from thousands of dollars in cash or even an unopened bottle of (more…)

UMS tracking systems – a revolutionary tool to keep track of your assets

Investing in a safe to protect your weapons and valuables is a wise decision. However, what if a thief steals your safe? A product has been developed that eliminates the need to worry about this type of situation. A gun safe is the best way to protect your firearms, but if your safe is lightweight enough to be carried off, another strategy may be needed.

The solution may be more simple and inexpensive than you think. The UMS (Universal Monitoring System) tracking shield is a recent technology that can help put your mind at ease by giving you the ability to track your (more…)