Best Wall Safe For Your Home Or Office
As a avid gun enthusiast, I also believe in practicing gun safety at all times. Especially, since I have two young children. Therefore, there are many good reasons to own one of the best gun safes for home, from keeping your weapon concealed to protecting your family.
Not all safes are made the same, they come in all shapes and sizes. First, if you are an avid gun enthusiast you will need to have space for you weapon and the ease of accessibility.
There are many important features that the best wall safes will have, including solid construction, thick sides, tool resistant, concealment, and are fire and water resistant. The most important feature, in my opinion, is the locking mechanism, as some work better than others. Listed below in no particular order are the best wall safes for 2016.
Of all the safes reviewed, the Paragon Lock and Safe, in my opinion, is the cream of the crop. This safe is made from solid steel and is nearly impossible to penetrate. This safe is easy to instal and can hold almost any size of handgun, with dimensions of 19 x 14 x 4 inches. With a flat electronic locking mechanism, it is easy to conceal this safe anywhere, from home to the office. There are two ways to open this safe, just in case, using a code or the key.
AmazonBasics makes a high-quality safe, which many of my close friends use. Although this safe is not waterproof or fireproof, it does come with carpeting on the floor to protect your handgun from scratches. This small safe has more than enough room for most handguns, with a 13.8 x 9.8 x 9.8 measurement. The reason this safe is so popular is the digital access through the electronic locking system, with 2 emergency keys to override the lock, just in case. Furthermore, it has pry-resistant concealed hinges, which make the safe impenetrable.
While not the most secure safe on the market, the Stack-On is still a great buy for the price. Better than a locking security box, this safe is constructed from thin plate steel. This safe is pry-resistant and features a steel locking system that is extra-thick for added security. The electronic lock works well, but it also comes with a key to override the lock in an emergency. The additional features are what make this safe special, from the straps to hang your handgun up on the inside or the plastic folder to store ammunition, with more than enough room at 20 x 13 x 4 inches.
The Homak safe has a unique tubular locking mechanism, which sets it apart from the other safes. The lock is tamper-resistant, and will keep your handgun safe. If you need, it comes with 2 keys to override the lock. It is also made of steel and can be installed on the wall between studs, or on the floor. It can be concealed, as it has a flush locking mechanism. At 14.5 x 8.75 x 4 inches this safe is large enough to store most types of handguns.
SentrySafe is considered by many to be the best in wall safes. From the electronic locking system to the pry-resistant construction, this safe is built to keep your handgun safe and secure. Bolt this safe down and know that the solid steel construction will stay intact for years to come. Conveniently sized at 13.8 x 10.6 x 8.7 inches, you can fit most types of handguns. This safe is not only well-made by will protect your family, which is important for gun safety.
Overall, the best wall safe for home is the SentrySafe which is constructed to keep your handgun safe from theft, with its steel material and sturdy locking mechanism. Tried and tested by many, including myself, this is the safe that will last for many years.
In the end, the type of safe you buy depends on your needs, and this review focued on storing a firearm and practicing proper firearm safety. When it comes to storing a handgun for protection, you want to make sure you have easy access to your weapon, it is secure, you can keep it concealed, and practice gun safety.