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We’re halfway through 2019 and we’re taking a look at the best safes to buy for your home this year. Whether you’re looking for an all-rounder, something to protect important documents from fire, or you want the best of the best, we’ve got your needs covered.
Read on to find out what makes these home safes the best choice for protecting your possessions.
Best all-round home safe
The Yale Certified Home Safe is a very popular home safe, and has been for a long time. Designed to protect your valuables against burglary, it has impressive features and a good level of security.
Perfect for domestic use, this safe boasts a few stand out features, including a fully lined felt interior, an LED interior light, clear LCD display and smooth automatic door opening. With an insurance rating of £2,000 cash and £20,000 valuables, the Yale Certified Home Safe is a great all-rounder and it’s available in a range of other sizes too.
Best fireproof home safe
Tested to provide up to 60 minutes of protection against fire for important documents, the Safe FireStar safe is the best fireproof option for home use.
Ideal for storing house deeds, wills, birth certificates and other important documents, you can rest easy at night knowing that if the worst were to happen, your paperwork would be safe. You can also use it for protecting digital media as well, such as DVDs, CDs and external hard drives.
With an insurance rating of £2,000, a galvanised steel construction, and prepared for floor fixing, this safe protects your documents and digital media from theft as well.
Best Key Locking Home Safe
A well-known security brand and a popular choice, the Chubbsafes Home Safe 35k is secured by a key, which means that you don’t have to worry about remembering a code.
Offering 30 minutes of fire protection and an insurance rating of £4,000 cash or £40,000 valuables, it is a highly secure safe boasting a double walled steel body and a door with anti-drill protection.
Bonus: Key locking safe on a budget
Our Black Box range is perfect if you’re looking for a key locking safe, but you’re on a budget. It’s an entry-level option for everyday home security to keep small to mid-size valuables secure.
Best luxury home safe
With excellent protection from theft and fire, the Phoenix Next 7001 combines luxury style, practicality and security technology to give you peace of mind.
This safe features an advanced high security fingerprint and touch panel lock, an LED display and a number of different colours and finishes. There are also a variety of security features, including tamper lockout, an internal alarm, hidden code and more.
Inside, there are fully lined wooden drawers to protect and store your valuables.
Best laptop home safe
The Chubbsafes Homestar Laptop Safe has a Silver award in the Sold Secure Accreditation scheme. Designed specifically for storing and protecting laptops, you can fit a device of up to 15.5 inches inside.
Secured by a unique touch sensitive illuminated keypad, and fixable to the floor or the wall, this safe has an insurance rating of £2,000 cash or £20,000 valuables. A discreet option if all you want to store is your laptop.