When choosing your safe to store valuables understand is the last line of defense after a burglar penetrates the alarm system. If the burglar is professional enough to get past the alarm system, chances are the best safe may also be rudimentary. Typically a burglar would have all night to crack into the safe after bypassing the alarm system, which is why the alarm system is just as important as the safe.

After speaking with an insurance company that specializes in the jewelry industry, make a decision on the type of safe that would be appropriate for your mode of operation. Perhaps to begin with, you may choose to keep all your stones in a bank’s safe deposit box. Even if you don’t purchase insurance immediately, it is still the best policy to use the recommendations of the insurance company. They set standards based on case histories of past burglaries and robberies.