06th August 2016
Summer can be a hectic and stressful time for you if you own a site, business premises, or private property that needs to be protected. If you are a business owner, you probably have to deal with a higher-than-usual volume of customers, because the clement temperature encourages more people to get out of their houses and interact with local businesses. Meanwhile, if you own a site or private property, you may notice more people passing through that site or moving around your property, which can be worrying from a security perspective.
You may be wondering if you really have to worry more about security during the summer months than at other times of year. Unfortunately, the reality is that you do need to be more vigilant and security-conscious during these warmer months. More people leave their homes and offices to enjoy the fresh air and access public spaces during the summer than at cooler, less pleasant times of year. This is perfectly understandable, of course, but it can cause a security issue. The more people are on your site or in the public areas adjacent to your business or property, the harder it is to spot potential intruders and miscreants in the crowd. Of course, some people may also wander into restricted areas by mistake if they happen to be out for a walk in the summer sunshine.
In summary, huge numbers of people like to get out and about during the summer months, which can make it almost impossible for you to discern potential threats and trouble-makers among the crowds.
You may not wish to surround your property, site or business with advanced security systems throughout the year, as they can effect the area’s aesthetic and cost money to maintain. It may not be worth investing in these systems just to protect your business for a few months of the year. However, there is a simple solution. You can invest in temporary security fencing that you can set up during the summer months and then take down when the weather becomes cooler and the crowds thin out. Here at Zaun, we offer a wide variety of temporary fencing solutions that can be deployed quickly and cheaply and which can protect your site, property or business during the hotter part of the year, without interfering with it, throughout spring, autumn and winter. Take a look at our product pages to see the types of solutions we can offer you.