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Home safes might not be the best place for your precious jewelry, rare coins, or 1952 Mickey Mantle rookie card.For those kinds of treasures, a safe-deposit box at a bank probably offers more protection."Once they get their arms full," he adds, "they're out of there." A 1.2 or 1.3 cubic-foot safe probably weighs about 100 pounds empty, making it a less attractive target than jewelry, cameras, small electronics, and other more portable items a burglar might spot.Many safes also come with bolt-down kits, a further deterrent to thieves in a hurry.Your basement could be better from a fire-protection standpoint; there's usually less down there to burn, Soos says.
(Readers can message me directly and I'll make note variations with other WIRED Linksys routers.)1.A fairly common home-safe capacity is 1.2 to 1.3 cubic feet, which should easily accommodate a foot-high stack of 8½- by 11-inch papers, for example.Most home safes are designed to protect their contents from fire, theft, or both. We don't test safes here at Consumer Reports, but many are tested by independent organizations such as Underwriters Laboratories (UL) and Intertek (which uses the ETL mark).If you buy online, don't forget to consider shipping costs, although free shipping might be available.For a wider selection, and possibly more knowledgeable sales help, you can go to a store that specializes in safes.
Where to put it The best place for your safe will depend on the design of your house, but there are some trade-offs worth considering.