Four Ways To Keep Your Home Safe When You Are Away A Lot


If you spend a lot of time traveling for work or pleasure, you may be concerned about your home's safety while you are away. Fortunately, modern alarm systems are providing more ways to keep your house secure. When combined with some basic security know-how, you can increase security. The following are a few things you can do to ensure your home is safe against intrusion: Tip #1: Invest in a lawn service

16 October 2017

How To Avoid Common Fire Alarm Installation Mistakes


How you install your fire alarm will affect how safe your home is from fires. When installing fire alarms, there are some mistakes that homeowners make that can cause the fire alarm to be less effective.  Know The Requirements Understand the local codes before installing a fire alarm system. There are minimum legal requirements for the type of fire alarm systems you may use and how these systems are installed. Otherwise, your fire alarm system might not be approved.

11 January 2017

3 Ways To Get The Maximum Benefit From A Home Security System


Your home's security system is more than just a sticker in the window. It has capabilities that you can use to deter would-be burglars and protect your family. To get the most out of your system, you need to do more than have it installed. Here are some tips you can use to get the maximum protection possible from your system.  Download and Install a Security App Most home security systems in the market today offer the ability to remotely control the system.

25 May 2016

3 Ways To Protect Your House From Burglars


Did you purchase a nice home in an upscale neighborhood and want to make sure it is protected from burglars? There are numerous things that can be done to protect your belongings and keep you safe when at home, as well as when you are at work or traveling. Take a look at the list of tips in this article that you can consider for keeping your house and the things inside of it safe.

21 May 2016

4 Reasons To Install A Home Security Alarm


As a homeowner, you know how important it is to feel safe in your home. You want to be sure that even when you are not around, your personal belongings are safe, as well as your family. This is the number one reason installing a home security alarm is so important to consider. However, here are four other reasons for installing a home security alarm that you may not have considered before:

16 May 2016

Four Ineffective Places To Hide Valuables Inside Your Home


The installation of a home security system can dramatically reduce the likelihood that a burglar will choose to target your home. However, in the event that someone still chooses to make entry when you're not home, you want to be sure that your valuables are properly hidden out of sight. Ideally, this will mean that the burglar will quickly get frustrated and decide to target another home. Unfortunately, some homeowners make the mistake of stashing their valuables in common areas that any thief will quickly find.

10 May 2016

Protecting Your Home From Criminals


In order to properly secure your home, you need to cut out behaviors that increase your chances of being burglarized and secure your home properly. Read this article for helpful information on how you can do both of these things to decrease your chances of having your home broken into. Don't leave your key in a well-known spot You may think you are being sly by putting your key in a hide-a-key rock, hanging it from a nail behind your garage or taping it to the bottom of your welcome mat.

5 May 2016