With all the investments you may have poured into securing your home, the question of whether or not you’re safe in your own home can make for a rather sore point considering the numbers surrounding UK home burglaries in spite of all the security measures put in place by a lot of homeowners. It’s one thing feeling safe and secure, but it could be another thing altogether having your home safety put to the test in a manner which could very well be even a critical issue. Home intruders could very well come armed and ready to inflict some serious harm should there be any resistance to them getting their way, so it is indeed of utmost importance to pay proper attention to your home safety and security. Despite all the advancements in home security, this infographic put together by ironmongery specialist outlet, Ironmongery Direct, highlights one important consideration a lot of homeowners still seem to be missing, that being the core basics of securing one’s home. The core basics of home security ultimately come down to the quality and effectiveness of those invisible cogs which form part of your home security, such as your door and window locks and hinges, cabinet hardware and any other ironmongery which helps keep intruders out in an indirect way.