Before we tackle the reason why to anch or bolt down a gun safe let's take a look at where to place the gun safe. Location is vitally important. The safe industry has, for many years, recommended that a gun safe should either be placed in a closet, a basement or in a garage. Many safe professionals have made this recommendation because safes have not blended well with the home's interior decor. MERIK Safe has made an effort to create more attractive and appealing looking gun safes. The benefit in doing so is that the if the gun safe was in a more accessible location one would have quicker access to fireams than having to run out to a garage, down to a basement or try to access weapons from a crowded closet, when needed quickly. You can't tell an intruder to wait a few minutes while you access your weapon, when every second counts.
Three Important Reasons to Bolt Down a Gun Safe: