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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

How To Install A Carbon Monoxide Detector In Your Home?

How To Install A Carbon Monoxide Detector In Your Home?

Carbon monoxide is a very hazardous gas that everyone is aware of. It is extremely harmful since it is not only odorless but also colorless, making it impossible to detect. Fortunately, we have carbon monoxide detectors that can keep us safe. But, the question now is how do you install a carbon monoxide detector? Stage …

Simple Things You Are Doing That Make Your Home A Target For Intruders

Simple Things You Are Doing That Make Your Home A Target For Intruders

You might think that as the pandemic is hitting us hard and “sheltering us in place”, burglary statistics would fall. Actually, the opposite appears to be the case – experts are expecting the same kind of surge in burglaries as experienced in 2020. However, despite the constant warnings about the dangers of a predicted rise …

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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 …

How to Secure Your Home?

In recent years, the world has become a much scarier place than it used to be. Indeed, cases of burglary and break-ins are becoming legion. Because of all this, it is now essential to secure your home. This will guarantee the safety of your property and that of the people living in your home. Some …

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Common myths about home security systems.

Most of us have a security system in our home nowadays, not only for our safety when we are there but also for our peace of mind when we are at work or traveling. However, there is a lot of crazy hacks and myths that surround this pretty simple equipment that is there to keep …