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Vincent Security has been a family owned Brisbane small business for over 40 years. Our owner/Director Michael, has heavily involved himself with the security screen industry with such roles as a past President of the National Security Screen Association which works to improve the standards......

Despite Australia’s extremes of heat, humidity and periodic severe weather events, Summer is still a favourite time of year for many, especially our kids. School holidays and our festive Christmas/New Year celebrations are held over this vibrant season but the warm weather can carry over......

Home Security during the Summer Festive Season The festive season over summer is the ideal time for property offences in Australia especially on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, when people go out and homes are full of new, expensive items, this presents a golden......

The Australian summer months can be relentlessly hot, so when cool, balmy breezes arise it’s only natural to want to open up your home as much as possible to let the fresh air flow through. Additionally, sleeping with open windows is ideal to maximise your......

Most homes are vacant during the day and most businesses are vacant at night. With the Summer weather fast approaching, walking into a hot and stuffy home or office can be undesireable. Security doors and screens provide the option to leave your property open during......

The Australian summer, especially in Queensland, can be relentless, and there’s no better way to cool your home down naturally and sustainably than with beautiful shutters. Shutters keep the sun out, the cool air in, yet allow fresh air-flow through open windows. Even better, security......

Being a parent and keeping children safe is a full-time job. Understanding child safety laws as they apply to windows is extremely important and an extra thing for parents to consider when it comes to child safety in the home. Children are naturally curious; they......

As Vincent Security has been around since 1970, we have tried and tested various different locks. An excellent locking system is just as important as the security doors you choose. Key locks should be five-pin cylinder or equivalent. A three-point lock may prevent the bottom or top of......

Fire attenuation screens limit the potential for fire to spread between buildings via flames and/or radiant heat. Unit Developments are being constructed on smaller sites. In the event of fire in a building, occupant safety and the protection of adjoining property are fundamental requirements of......

What’s the difference between Regular Crimsafe and Crimsafe Ultimate? Crimsafe Ultimate has additional features that increase the strength of the security screen. Not to mention it looks better. The main differences are in the greater number of screws fastening the mesh to the frame (twice......

As a leading manufacturer and installer of Security Screens, Vincent Security has almost 50 years experience in manufacturing exceptional products, with old fashioned customer service to match! Vincent Security has been owned by the same family since it was established in 1970 and has a......

The security of your home should be the most important thing on your mind, after the health and wellbeing of your family. Our private moments are played out behind closed doors, from the highest memories of happiness, to the obstacles we all run into –......

The physical security of a building is the first line of defence against any intruders able to break and enter and gain access to the premises. Most people have a basic level of security around their homes which can easily be circumvented with the right tools. This......

When you think of security installations for your home, you probably turn straight to security doors. While security doors are a vital addition to the security of any home, they are not the only one. Security screens for windows are equally as important as security......

According to the Australian Institute of Criminology, around 200,000 breakins are recorded across Australia each year – an alarming figure (pun intended!). And regardless of where you live, the construction of your home, and how much time you actually spend on your property, it’s still......

With the holiday season upon us, it’s time to get ready for time away with the family that you’ve been looking forward to but getting ready to go away means more than just packing your bags. Before you leave your home you will need to......

Your home is your sanctuary and you should never feel as though you, your family, or your possessions are at risk. However, as the plight of burglary seems as strong as ever, it’s easy to second-guess your home’s security. But that doesn’t have to be......

Crimsafe Security Screens So you’re considering beefing up security around your home. That’s a choice we will always support! You can never be too careful when it comes to keeping you, your family, and your property safe and secure. But now you face the agonising......

When it comes to security installations, a lot of people opt for heavy steel or iron designs. But there are more options out there. Aluminium is quickly becoming one of the most popular materials in security door manufacturing. It combines a number of features and......

Security screens are among the most popular and most effective security installations for residential properties. The leading name in security screens is Crimsafe which exceeds all Australian Standards. With its unique screw clamp configuration and its heavy-duty frame it can withstand considerable force. The steel......

When it comes to security installations for your home, there are few as effective as shutters. The right security shutter is a great investment. It will keep your home safe from intrusion, but it will also protect against things like direct sunlight and extreme weather.......

When it comes to security installations, Crimsafe is the leader of the field. With a unique patented design, Crimsafe screen doors offer an unrivalled level of security. But that is not the only benefit of Crimsafe. Crimsafe screen doors also look great, and do not......

When you think of security installations for your home, you probably turn straight to security doors. While security doors are a vital addition to the security of any home, they are not the only one. Security screens for windows are equally as important as security......

When it comes to home security installations, nothing beats barrier security grilles. Many people overlook the importance of window security and instead focus on their doors. While security for your doors is important, windows provide one of the most common points of entry for criminals.......

  Security is very important to most homeowners. It is always good to be prepared for and protected against intrusion. When it comes to ensuring the highest level of security however, there seems to be many options available. Because of this, some people do find......

Are you looking for a home security solution that won’t compromise the look of your house? Crimsafe security screens might just be for you. Security is a priority for most homeowners and there is a good reason for that. There is no greater peace than......

Throughout the Brisbane region, security screens and security grilles are becoming more and more popular. This is particularly so when it comes to security grilles for windows and there are many very good reasons for their increasing prevalence. Many people consider security grilles as a......

Throughout Australia, increasing numbers of children are suffering serious injury and, in some cases, fatality as a result of falling from windows or balconies. In fact, an average of fifty children a year will fall from an elevated part of their home and suffer serious......

Security screens are probably the last thing on your mind on a cold winter’s day in Brisbane. However, you may be surprised to know that right now is the best time to be thinking about them. Summer is the busiest time for screen and shade......

Security doors are becoming increasingly prevalent in homes across Brisbane and South-East Queensland. There are many reasons for this and arguably the most significant of these is the pervasiveness of crime – property crime in particular – within many areas of this region. Before appreciating......

Plantation shutters can finish a room amazingly well. Rows of slats beaming natural light aesthetically through your windows is one thing, but are plantation shutters really secure? Yes, they are. What are plantation shutters and what do they do? A window shutter is a fixed......

One of the draw cards of modern apartment living is being close to the city, a stone’s throw from its vibrant nightlife, attractions and convenient public transport. The upside is there aren’t any weeds to pull or lawns to mow. But apartment living doesn’t come......

There’s someone breaking into houses in your street. Did you know that most “security screens” on the market can be kicked in? Steel security screens give you peace of mind. Here’s the low down on steel and security for your home....

Home security is important for all families, whether they are living in or renting out the property that they own. While security might at times seem like a luxury, you will quickly learn the value of it when your property is broken into. Home security......

When it comes to home security screens, we protect against the environment and we protect against break and enter, and then we call it a day. We don’t often think about fire protection. But in a hot, dry climate like Queensland, fire protection is an......

A secure home requires a variety of strategies to ensure that all your entrances are guarded against criminals. Start by assessing the problem areas of your home, and then consider these strategies that could help you stay protected, and allow you to sleep easy at......

Keeping your home safe, secure and locked down shouldn’t be a challenge, a hassle or an only if we can afford it scenario. Compared with the alternative, you can always afford to guard against light fingered thieves; you know you need a security door, but......

Are you looking for a security company that can provide you with superior products and services for your home? Vincent Security can partner with your business or family to keep everyone and everything that is important to you safe. Here are four reasons to choose......