It is very important for every firearm owner to ensure proper gun safety and firearm storage. You need to be aware of the proper storage products and ways of storing your firearms if you own one gun or even more and they are stored carelessly under your bed, in your closet, in the drawer, behind a door and so forth.
Nowadays, there are a variety of storage products and safety solutions for firearms with a ranging price list starting from 5 dollars to 5000 dollars. To help you in choosing the right product, here is a list of such product along with their pros and cons.
Trigger locks. The trigger locks are very cheap. They can be bought from as low as 5 to 15 dollars. They can easily prevent the guns from being fired as well as offer protection for your children. However, with the right tools, one can easily remove a trigger lock without the key. But the lock can easily be picked and removed even without the key if one has the right tools The trigger locks will not completely secure your firearm from theft.
Wooden gun racks. The wooden gun rack are slightly expensive compared to trigger locks with the price range of 49.95 dollars and 225 dollars. These prices depends on the number of shotguns or rifles they will hold. However, many of these are not very secure as they can be broken into easily.
Locking wall metal gun rack. Their prices can range from 64.95 dollars to 109.95 dollars and they are mainly used for locking up the firearms. They can act as hold up displays since they are securely mounted to the wall and they use very little wall space. They can better prevent theft and offer protection to your family.
Metal gun cabinets. These products have a price range of between 79 dollars to 400 dollars. The lower the price the lower the quality of the metal which can be broken into with a pry bar. The cabinets with higher prices have better metals quality and provide better security from theft and vandalism when bolted to the wall. However these cabinets will use a lot of space.
Wood gun display cabinet. Their prices can range from 99 dollars to 650 dollars. Many of such storage cabinets normally use a very large wall space. They provide very little protection since they are basically used for displaying the firearms.
Safes and vaults. Currently, these are ranked as the best storage products for storing firearms at home. They however are very price, from 500 to 5000 dollars. Due to their bulky and heavy nature these often require large wall spaces.