Your Guide to a Secure and Lockable Meter Box

Sometimes, a builder will include a lockable meter box when building a house. But normally a house is built without a locking gas and electrical meter box. You need this to ensure the safety of electrical devices and gas appliances in your home. Your gas and electricity supplier won’t provide a way for you to secure your meter box. It’s up to you for your own peace of mind to lock your meter boxes. This is also highly advised in any commercial business or workplace environments.   Reasons to secure a meter box. It is absolutely necessary to install a viewing window and an approved lock to your gas and electrical supplies. There are many obvious reasons why. If your meter box is installed in a place where it may…
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Important Things To Know About Meter Box Lock Installation

Have you ever wondered how life would be if there were no burglars or unwanted intruders? The first thing you would think of is you will not require any locks for your house. However, that is not the case and it is very unfortunate that you not only have to keep the lock of your house safe, but also the lock for the meter box. It is quite strange, but tampered locks on meter boxes are not very uncommon these days. Don’t think that burglars attempt to destroy the meter box. The main reason why these locks get damaged over time is because they are not used for months and years. Since you do not have to check the meter every now and then, you do not worry about the…
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Stopping them at the meter box

Location: Innaloo My job was to secure both the Gas and Electrical meterboxes following a home burglary. Doris, a 77 year old pensioner, lives alone by herself and was out for the morning.  Two,  dark skinned offenders initially went  to her fuse box  and removed the  essential main fuses. When no one came out to see what had happened to the power they knew they had ample time to clean her home out of all her hidden cash, special jewellery and they even used her toilet.  Her home alarm went off with the back up battery and she had a alarm box and siren mounted above the front door. To silence that,  they proceeded to smash the alarm box off the wall to stop the noise. The house was then …
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Protect your Home Security at your meter box

I always hear some true life, just happened hours ago type stories about offenders.  The following are excerpts are pieces of information passed on by my customers that willingly share their experiences and tell me these stories to hopefully prevent such occurrences happening to you. Location: Canningvale,  My job details were to install a Single Electrical meterbox lock and window following a violent robbery. 10am arrive at the job and my customer proceeds to inform me of why Iam needed and what the background is that led me here. Two weeks prior his 18 year old daughter arrived home from uni to find an offender had smashed his way into their house and was proceeding to burgle the whole home.  He was packing a loaded gun and pointed it at…
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Your Guide to Buy a Safe & Robust Power Meterbox

Sometimes, a builder will include a lockable meter box when building a house. But normally a house is built without a locking gas and electrical meter box. You need this to ensure the safety of electrical devices and gas appliances in your home. Your gas and electricity supplier won’t provide a way for you to secure your meter box. It’s up to you for your own peace of mind to lock your meter boxes. This is also highly advised in any commercial business or  workplace environments. Reasons to secure a meter box. It is absolutely necessary to install a viewing window and an approved lock to your gas and electrical supplies. There are many obvious reasons why. If your meter box is installed in a place where it may get…
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