Tip 1 of The 12 Home Security Tips of Christmas…
Don’t give a burglar a leg up!
Store all bins and ladders away from your property. These could be used by an intruder to gain access to a 1st floor window.
The majority of leading home insurance providers will recommend that it is always a good idea to lock up anything that can be used by a burglar to gain entry to a first floor window or climb over a fence i.e. wheelie bins and ladders.