Vacant Property Solutions

Cost-efficient solutions to protect your property, your assets and your reputation

Vacant Property Solutions

Cost-efficient solutions to protect your property, your assets and your reputation

As Vacant Property security specialists, FRG supply total Vacant Property Solutions nationwide to ensure your insurance and regulatory compliance obligations are met, and exceeded, in the most efficient and cost-effective way possible.

Utilising our expertise and experience, we deliver your specific security and fire prevention requirements to void properties and vacant land across the UK with rapid deployment options.

If you are an Insolvency practitioner, please view our Insolvency security solutions.

To ensure your sites are kept safe and secure, we conduct on-going, insurance compliant, internal and external vacant property inspections. Our team of operatives complete a thorough inspection, including the site perimeter, buildings (inside and out), door and window security and all fixtures, fittings and equipment.

Our innovative, smart device application enables us to design inspection forms around your specific needs. Our inspectors are able to complete evidence informed reports on their smart device and upload them to our portal in real-time, giving you peace of mind and a clear communication trail.

Vacant Property Inspections

Flat Steel Sheeting – We have a vast range of flat steel sheeting to cater for all property classes and variations. Our versatile and cost-effective system can be tailored to secure any size of opening, enabling re-use and ensuring against risk from intruders, glass breakage and ingress of the elements.

Keyless Doors – Our keyless doors offer afford maximum physical protection, while enabling easy access for contractors, employees and prospective tenants. With a sturdy keypad, 16,000 combination settings and a managed code system, it is the most effective means of restricting access to authorised personnel only.

Letter Box Seal – We seal all letter boxes during initial inspection to minimise the risk of trespass, arson, vandalism and other associated risks to the property.

Steel Security Doors – Our steel security doors offer maximum protection with minimal damage and disruption. Using reinforced steel and 5 lever mortice deadlocks, they are a robust physical barrier to intruders, especially when used in conjunction with steel screens and intruder alarms. Our steel doors are fitted without damage to doorframes and don’t require removal of the existing door. They are available in a range of sizes and allow full width access for tradesmen.

Steel Screens

Perimeter Protection

To protect against illegal entry on foot or by vehicle we provide a range of tailored solutions to secure compounds, car parks and fields including:

Concrete barriers

Utilities Drain Down

We offer a complete drain down service for properties that are left vacant for a significant time period. In harsh weather conditions such as the winter months, our drain down service minimises the risk of water damage through burst pipes. Furthermore, dangerous bacteria commonly found in water are contained and prevented from spreading.

We can also ensure, where possible, gas and electric services are disconnected and our qualified team will reinstate all services when required.

Cleaning Services and Property Clearances

Whether you need one cleaner at a single location or a team of cleaning operatives across various premises, we provide professional cleaning services across the nation. We are fully insured, Corporate Members of the BICSc and offer tailored services to meet your needs including bulk waste and fly tipping removal.

Temporary Fire Protection

As a BAFE Registered company, we can take full responsibility for design, installation and maintenance of temporary and permanent fire alarm systems to mitigate risk from incidents or arson.

FRG Fire Wireless is easy to install and non-disruptive making it the ideal choice to protect vacant properties. We can design systems to any level or grade with purchase or rental options available.

Fire Alarms

Detect, React, Protect – FRG Detect

Our innovative intruder detection solutions are optimised to monitor vacant properties in unsupported and remote locations. FRG Detect wireless systems are the ideal solution to constantly monitor your assets, alerting potential security breaches before they occur.

Our innovative systems can be installed or relocated in a matter of minutes for immediate 24/7 protection, day and night.

The units are battery powered and require no infrastructure or complicated installation, making FRG Detect solutions the ideal choice for unsupported or remote locations or when rapid defence is required.

Property Guardian Protection

Empty buildings are a target for theft, trespass, vandalism and squatting. Through occupation these risks can be reduced and the building condition can be monitored and maintained.

There are also attractive commercial benefits including reductions in commercial property rates and vacant property management costs. This socially responsible way to protect property maximises your assets and gives you peace of mind through physical presence.

Our Vacant Property Guardians are all vetted to the highest possible levels for suitability, including DBS/CRB checks, and we only select the most reliable and trustworthy individuals act as Property Guardians.

They live in your property and are trained to monitor and identify risk and maintenance issues keeping high standards throughout to reduce the risk of water and fire damage.

SIA licensed Property Caretakers

We offer short-term combined electronic security such as temporary CCTV systems and Caretaker occupation solutions to reduce these risks, protect your building from environmental hazards such as water and fire damage and help prevent illegal occupation.

Whether you need to bridge a gap between tenants or require peace of mind the market value of your premises is secure, we can have Caretakers living on site protecting your property within 7 days and can deploy security officers within 24 hours if required.

Our flexible contracts start from just 28 days occupation.

Our Property Caretakers all hold SIA badges and enhanced training to guarantee a professional security service without the increased costs of uniformed security officers.

The combination of state of the art alarm technology and our live-in Property Caretakers performing regular inspections and checks ensures your vacant premises are always secure and maintained to the highest standards.

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