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Should You Get Professional Monitoring?

Most home security comes with the option of having professional monitoring. Of course, this comes with a cost, usually a monthly fee depending on the agency. Some people prefer to go with self-monitoring, which is the most budget-friendly option as it is free. However, there are many disadvantages; let us discover why you should or …

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Simple Ways to Make Your Neighborhood Safer

No more hide and seek in the local park, no football games in the neighborhood, or wandering near the skate park till late summer nights; we are asking ourselves whether parents are becoming more fearful. Or are children more stuck to their phones rather than playing? According to research, more than 2000 children are missing …

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The Ridiculously Thorough Guide About Security Systems

Getting or having a security system can be a real-life saver, especially if you live in a “dangerous” neighborhood. However, I grew up in the Bronx, and we grew up without a security system, but we have never been robbed in our home. Nowadays, security systems are gaining traction more than ever because they are …

A Step-By-Step Sensor Installation Guide For Doors And Windows

A Step-By-Step Sensor Installation Guide For Doors And Windows

Feeling safe in your own home is paramount and entry sensors are some of the most important home security features. Entry points such as your front doors and windows are one of the first things burglars aim at. If you don’t want your house to be the next target, installing doors and windows sensors is …

Homeowner’s Guide To Installing Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Homeowner’s Guide To Installing Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Everyone is aware that carbon monoxide is an extremely dangerous gas. It is very dangerous since it is not only odorless but also colorless, making detection impossible. Fortunately, carbon monoxide detectors are available to safeguard you and those you care about from this dangerous toxin. However, these detectors are only effective if they are installed …

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Best Home Security Gadgets For 2022

While home security cameras were initially available to the wealthy only, they are now a possible option for most households. Home security cameras include both wired and wireless cameras that allow homeowners to watch the inside and outside of their houses. They serve a dual purpose: they keep an eye on the property to prevent …

Weirdest Things That Thieves Love To Steal In A House

Weirdest Things That Thieves Love To Steal In A House

Nobody likes to get their things stolen. It’s not only a financial pressure, but also plain annoying. Which is why we always try to do our best in stacking our smartphones, cash and jewelry in a safe place. But, while you’ve locked your precious family heirlooms in safe, your Nutella is lying unprotected in the …

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How To Keep Your Valuable Safe

Many homeowners have valuables that need to be safeguarded at all times. There is a rise in burglaries cases that is happening right now; while a security alarm system will assist them in securing their possessions and homes, other options are available. In this article, we have gathered six simple ways to keep valuables safe …

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Top 6 Things Stolen by Burglars

Research has shown that burglars don’t need much time to steal from you. It may take them a minute or two to break into a house and less than ten minutes inside to get what they were searching for. They are very quick because they already know what they are looking for and where those …

Smart Tips to Keep Your Home and Family Safe During the Holidays

Smart Tips to Keep Your Home and Family Safe During the Holidays

A lot of things might have considerably changed with the Covid-19, but the holiday feelings remain the same. After a long and stressful year, holidays shine a light on our lives – bringing out our most positive feelings, igniting excitement sparks and tapping into our happy emotions. After all, spending more time with your close …