Urges Use of Heating Oil Tank Locks as Winter Approaches

Manchester, United Kingdom (14th September, 2012) –, a leading UK supplier of quality DIY products, has commented on the benefits of heating oil tank locks during winter.

The colder seasons often result in a significant rise in the theft of heating oil, especially in remote locations where heating oil tanks are commonly used. As most homes do not require much heating during the summer months, thieves often target tanks during the cold winter months.

For this reason, is urging homeowners to consider heating oil tank locks to prevent the theft of heating oil. The leading DIY provider can provide the almost impenetrable TankLock, which features Spin Secure technology that offers a one-piece padlock-free design. Once the lock spins into place it is nearly impossible to remove, and does not contain any torque points for removal with a crow bar.

A spokesperson for commented: “2011 saw heating oil theft double in comparison to 2010 in Cornwall and Devon. We strongly urge homeowners in rural areas to purchase a TankLock to keep their heating oil safe and secure. This innovative lock comes complete with three keys and will fit a standard 2” fill point inlet on a fuel tank.”

For more information on and the TankLock, visit their website at

About is a leading supplier of high quality DIY products for trade and domestic requirements, and offers exceptional ranges from some of the most respected brands in the industry. Based in Manchester, the popular provider is committed to providing an unrivalled customer service, which is why they offer the finest items for competitive prices.


Jerry Croft
Barton Hall Industrial Estate,

Hardy Street,


Manchester, UK

Zip: M30 7NB
Tel: 0161 707 9048



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