The number one and the most important thing you should consider before buying a safe that has a lifetime warranty; any major company today stand behind their product 100% both for home safe and business safe. In most case with lifetime warranty, you will get you safe replace or repair by the company if the safe was damaged due to a break-in, fire or flood. Hopefully, you will never need to use the warranty, but you should be calm that if something happens, you covered.
Are you planning to buy a safe to protect your gun? Maybe there is an important documents that you want them to be in a safe place. The most important thing is that you need to plan ahead, You don’t want to find yourself buying a second safe after short amount of time because you don’t have enough room in your safe.
Other key factor you should consider before you decide what kind of safe you should buy is the type of lock, does it electrical keypad lock that works on battery. Or, is it the mechanical lock like you can see in the movies.
This is mostly for the business owners who read our blog. Does your business insurance have some sort of requirements about what kind of safe you should have in you business, for instance the safe security level, size, fire protection grade, is it protected from flood or any other demands. Make sure you check with you insurance company before you make a purchase.
The weight of the safe should play an important role in your decision rather or not to buy the safe. A good safe should be weigh a significant amount, which will be demonstrative of the safe’s high quality materials.
This is very important factor you should consider before you buying a gun safe or a safe for business, decide what is your budget and what price range can get you the best protection for your needs within you budget.