Bolster Your Shutterway Security Gate with CISA Locks

It’s a bitter reality, but crowbar-style attempts to break in are on the rise. Shutterway and CISA locks have teamed up to combat this by fitting the strongest lock to the sturdiest – most stylish – gate on the market. This double team of security experience will go a long ways to deterring crowbar gangs …

Shutterway Security Gates fitted in the Cape Town City Bowl

Shutterway has been manufacturing and installing elegant fixed louvre Cape Town security gates for over a decade. It’s a task we do not take lightly, and are constantly finding ways to improve upon as our products evolve both functionally and aesthetically. Because people rely on our security gates so heavily, our team ensures that they …

Shutterway Busts Security System Myths

Unfortunately, security systems don’t come pre-installed in every home in South Africa, and this opens up many residences to burglary. What’s more is that some people actually think an alarm system won’t be able to assist their property in any way! This is an obvious fallacy. Shutterway busts some security system myths below! MYTH 1: …

Burglary Myths Exposed!

Join Shutterway as we expose some of the most popular Burglary Myths: Pop culture has played a huge role in feeding our misconceptions about break-ins. A lot of the preconceived notions come from blockbusters tailored for thrills, or video games crafted for a specific experience. But when you know the facts, you can protect yourself properly! …

Shutterway’s 5 Security Tips for Living Alone

There can be no doubt that living alone affords a sense of freedom like nothing else. Your precious time is yours, everything is in place and where you left it, and you don’t have to answer to anyone. Not to mention how much more productive you can be! As with anything, however, there are important …

Tips to Make Your Children Security Conscious

It’s tempting to wrap our children in cotton wool to protect them from the big wide world outside, but is this the right decision? We at Shutterway believe that informing the youth early on creates a solid understanding of home security, as well as their own personal well-being. After all, being security conscious is the first step in prevention.

Shutterway’s Tips on When to Change Locks

It’s imperative to change locks, and while most people are aware that it needs to be done, many are not sure when it needs to be done! Changing your locks is an important safety measure that shouldn’t be overlooked because it secures your home and lets you know who has access to it. Change Locks When You’re …

Understanding House Robberies in South Africa

There are many ways to defend against house robberies in South Africa, but according to Professor Rudolph Zinn of UNISA’s School of Criminal Justice and Police Practice, and Brigadier Piet Byleveld, keeping small dogs inside your house, employing electric fences, alarms and security sensors, as well as using an armed response service are the best ways …

Home Security & Safety Tips for Seniors

Unfortunately, seniors tend to be easy game for criminals and scam artists who think of them as “soft targets”. Their homes are often targeted by burglars, and this leads to feelings of victimisation, isolation, as well as a sense of loneliness. This vulnerability can be averted, however, if the necessary steps are taken.  Senior safety …