Owning a gun isn’t something that you can just do by saving up and deciding to get yourself a nice ol’ Smith & Wesson that you brag about to your buddies at the bar. Firearms are extremely dangerous and should be handled with a lot of responsibility. You might own a gun or two for your safety, you may be an enthusiast or maybe you even like to go on hunts but you just have to make sure that you’re keeping your guns right.
The best way to store your guns is to have them displayed in a gun cabinet. These might be less secure than armoured gun safes but these glass fronted cabinets are also pretty tough and can keep your precious firearms safe. If you’re collecting guns and want to be able to show them off or at least see them all nicely displayed for you when you’re home, it makes a lot of sense to have your own gun cabinet at home.
Though they aren’t as solid as gun safes are, they’re still excellent in keeping harmful firearms out of the reach of children, which should be the biggest concern of any gun owner with children in their homes. In case you ever need your gun on your person quickly, you can take them out of the cabinet much faster than your gun safe. This kind of accessibility can even save your life in certain situations.
To conclude, if you’re not going to need your guns often and are more concerned about them getting stolen, maybe having a gun safe in your basement is the better way to go about your gun storage. However, if you want your guns to be put away safely but are easily accessible to you, then you should consider a gun cabinet instead.