Blake Fire and Security Systems

Professional Fire & Security for homes & businesses in Essex and beyond...

Professional, with a personal touch... expect an exceptional standard of work with minimal disruption. And no mess.

Polite engineers who arrive on time. Accreditations, qualifications and fully trained. Blake Fire and Security Systems comply with all legislation and insurance company requirements

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    Commercial Security

    Commercial Fire Safety & Security

    Protect your staff and business!
    Essex County Fire & Rescue Service recorded 440 fires at commercial and retail properties in 2016-17. And Essex Police advise that thinking about installing the right alarms, CCTV, locks and lighting is a vital part of any business plan.
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    Home Security

    Home Security

    40% of burglaries involve a forced door or window!
    Essex Police recognise a professionally installed home alarm system will deter burglars. The bad guys will look for easier opportunities. Stop them from choosing your home!
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    School Security

    School Security, Health & Safety

    Safeguard pupils, staff and visitors
    Our competitively priced Fire & Security systems are compliant for insurance and Ofsted. And installed to British Standards.
    Maintenance, Monitoring and Keyholding also available.
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    "The engineers arrived on time and on the day arranged, they fitted the CCTV without any disruption or mess, they were very helpful explaining how to operate the system, nothing was too much trouble.

    The whole process from survey to fitting the CCTV was handled in a professional manner.

    I would have no hesitation in recommending Blake Fire and Security."
    M. Collins
    Southend-on-Sea
    "What a credit your engineers are to your company, whether fire extinguishers, light or alarms. I never have any issues with invoices, booking in visits, early or late, your engineers do not spend all their time with us on their phones, they usually don’t even have a coffee - although we do ask. They bring all the equipment they need for the job, are smart and clean."
    Marian Brown, Office Manager
    Wethersfield C of E Primary School, Near Braintree, Essex

    Audited & Approved

    ...you're in safe hands with Blake's
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    Fire and Security Systems with a personal touch

    Ian Blake
    Official stats say that there were 11,125 burglaries in Essex in the year up to May 2019. That’s almost 1,000 per month! Plus there were also 4,975 fires in the county during the last financial year. Fire and burglar alarms are needed more than ever in Essex!

    And it's not just installations. These Fire & Security systems must be regularly maintained so they work when you need them most!

    Southend-based Blake Fire & Security Systems is a long established business. Starting out as Blake Electrical in 1979, owner Ian Blake expanded to become a building contractor in 1981. Industry approval for our Fire and Security systems division came from SSAIB in 2002 and NSI Gold in 2005. This was followed by BAFE in 2007.

    If you’re a business director, a home owner or involved with fire and security at a school, college or care home, you can rely on Blake's. You will get a professional service with a personal touch. For example, the surveyor who performs your initial assessment will introduce you to the engineer who will be carrying out the work.

    Our success is based on being approved for quality and expertise by our peers. But remaining approachable and accessible to our customers. And, of course, doing a great job.

    Big enough to cope, small enough to care

    Masters of Fire and Security

    Blake Fire & Security Southend on Sea Essex UK
    Blake Fire & Security Systems' people are specialists. Each manager and engineer at our Southend-on-Sea HQ is trained to be expert in the specifics of design, installation and maintenance for his/her particular service. This includes:
    So the high-end systems we provide are always the best possible solution for your circumstances.

    You get quality equipment that lasts a long time because, when it matters, it has to work!

    Big enough to cope

    One stop security shop - a range of services and office back-up to make the project run smoothly.
    Masters of everything - specialist industry-approved experts with honest qualified advice.
    Professional - staff are fully trained to install fire and security systems to British Standards.

    Small enough to care

    Personal touch - the same familiar face (or voice) for each visit or interaction from our family-run firm.
    Dedicated to detail - passion to complete a neat and tidy installation that does the job, every time.
    Social responsibility - we employ locals and train them to become Blake Fire & Security Systems' people.
    "We employ Blake Fire & Security Systems' personnel for the right attitude and then train them for skills. So you get exceptional professional products and service with a personal touch.

    No ordinary Fire and Security company, our family-run firm is big enough to cope, but small enough to care."
    Ian Blake
    Managing Director

    Blake's - helping you secure your home or school 

    Beat the Burglar - securing your home is all about peace of mind

    Many people leave their homes vulnerable to intruders. Thankfully there are a number of simple measures you can put in place to keep the burglars OUT!

    Click to download the eBook and learn how to keep your home secure.
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    Beat the Burglar
    School Case Study

    Chalkwell School Case Study

    Read how installing an easy to use, reliable access control system allowed the reception staff to fully control entry to the entire building. It helped with the school's improved Ofsted rating too!

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    Dedication to Accreditation

    Why you should choose Blake Fire & Security to design, install and maintain your Fire and/or Security system, including Fire Doors.
    Long track record - our family-run firm has been installing fire and security protection across four decades. We're not going anywhere. Your guarantee will be honoured!
    Dedication to Accreditation - if we're not qualified to provide a service we won't offer it to you! Simple.
    Experience & Expertise - we're professional and fully qualified so you get the system that is perfect for your circumstances.
    Who is in your home or premises? - your engineer is always trustworthy, polite and fully qualified, with regular checks to ensure this.
    Quality workmanship and service - we're passionate about your security, our standard of work and the way we deliver it to you.
    Blake Fire & Security Systems have BAFE, NSI Gold, SSAIB and BM Trada approval! This means you get:
    Bespoke systems - designed to perfectly fit your family's requirements or the needs of your business.
    Highest quality systems and equipment - we only use the best quality, industry-approved equipment to provide protection that lasts and looks good.
    Police and Insurance recognition - our work is guaranteed to be of the highest standard and both Police and Insurance companies acknowledge this.
    Regular and reliable monitoring and maintenance - ensure your Fire and/or Security protection is working in your time of need AND someone is always watching over your home or business!

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      Accreditations and Memberships

      Domestic and commercial clients trust Blake's dedication to accreditation. We always meet or exceed the latest quality standards.
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