Date Posted: 10-11-2015
Safe deposit boxes, commonly misnamed as safety deposit boxes, are boxes ranging in size from just big enough to fit a ring box to large enough to store a wealth of precious items. They are often found in high security vaults guarded by a range of access control technologies. But it wasn’t always like this…
Safe deposit boxes have been around for centuries, since not long after the banking system was brought in and, in the early days, only the banks offered them. Your valuables would be stored in old, underground vaults underneath the hustle and bustle of the banks. (Like Gringotts Bank in Harry Potter.)
Nowadays, more and more bank safe deposit centres are closing their doors to new customers paving the way for a new style of safe deposit centre, the private one. These companies set up state of the art facilities with the sole purpose of storing jewellery and other valuable items.
There are a number of reasons someone may wish to rent a safe deposit box. For example if they are;
While those are some of the most popular reasons for renting a safe deposit box, each individual case is different and sometimes just having peace of mind that your valuables are in a secure location is enough of a reason.
By their nature, the exact contents of a safe deposit box are only known to the key holder but usually, the boxes are used to store any or all of the following;
This is the easy part. Here at The Safe Deposit Centre we offer safe deposit boxes in a wide range of sizes starting from as little as £40.
We utilise biometric fingerprint technology to ensure the highest levels of security for all of our clients. Seven day openings, free parking and high security and confidentiality make The Safe Deposit Centre the best choice for securing your valuables.
Call us today on 0161 273 7487 or fill out our online enquiry form using the link at the top of the page.