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Opening your house to the public

Security guidance for estate owners

When you open your house up to the public, there are a number of things you should consider for security. Read our practical guide to improving your estate security. 


If you open your house to the public, always remember to be particularly vigilant about security on and around your Estate. Look out for any unlikely visitors. Take particular care and attention when you’re having building works done, and:

  • Lock away ladders at night
  • Make sure scaffolding is alarmed
  • Remember that windows can be vulnerable to burglars
  • Use shutters and sash stops