Q: How is this different from “boarding up” a property?
A: Wooden boards are flimsy, unattractive, and easily penetrable. Our security equipment is made of 14 gauge steel and installed from the inside of the property to ensure the ultimate level of security.
Q: What are the benefits using VIP Protection equipment?
A: Our window security screens are perforated (unlike wooden boards) to allow natural light and air into the property. This is highly useful in the process of renovating and repairing vacant properties. Also, because our equipment is made of 14 Gauge steel, it acts as a deterrent because most criminals will not attempt to enter the property. In some cases, using our protection equipment can lower the cost of insuring vacant properties.
Q: Who Uses VIP Protection?
A: Investors, Asset Managers, Contractors, Property Management Company’s. Anyone who has a vested interest in protecting their property from Vandalisms.
Q: Will the equipment damage my property?
A: No. The window security screens are installed on the outside from the inside using brackets and one way torque screws to secure the screens the property. Padding is placed in between the brackets and any points of contact with the walls or windows to prevent scraping, scratching or any other forms of damage. The security doors are installed in place of the original property doors.
Q: How do I know which windows or doors to secure with VIP Protection Equipment?
A: In most cases it is necessary to secure any opening easily accessible from the outside of the property, meaning ground floor entrances and windows, entrances and windows on upper levels that are accessible through fire escapes and balconies, and crawl spaces.
Q: Should I secure a property that has already been vandalized?
A: Yes. Vandalism is not the only threat to vacant properties. When left unsecured, these properties become susceptible to theft of electrical wiring, appliances, countertops, flooring and other items left behind, crime and squatting by homeless individuals.
Q: Is there a contract?
A: No, there is a rental agreement form as well as terms and conditions involved in the process of leasing the VIP Protection products. The agreement is very lenient and flexible in that there is no minimum amount of products that must be ordered or any time stipulations. You can rent as much equipment as you need for as long as you need it.
Q: What other property protection products do you offer?
A: VIP Protection also Fabricates A/C theft protection Cages, Burglar Bar Doors and Windows and Crawl Space Doors