Home Security

Have You Been Making these All-too-Common Home Security Mistakes?

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There is no question that a quality home security system can offer great protection; however, even the most modern and advanced system is not able to totally override human error. For homeowners who want to keep burglars at bay, they should do the following to avoid some of the most common security mistakes, which have been highlighted here.

Allowing mail and newspapers to pile up. If you let your newspapers pile up in your driveway or on your porch for several days, it is a clear indication no one is at home. Ask a neighbor, friend or even […]

Where You Should – and Should Not – Hide Your Keys

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There is no question that it is smart to make a spare key for your home and stow it away somewhere on your property in case someone becomes unexpectedly locked out. However, there are a number of good places to consider hiding a spare key, as well as a few that should be avoided. Knowing what these locations are can help a homeowner keep their home safe, while also having access to it if they become locked out.

The Absolute Worst Places to Hide a Key

Some of the places to avoid hiding your spare key at all […]

Helpful Additions You Can Make To Your Home Security Alarm

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Your home is your castle. For most people, protecting it is a top priority. One of the best investments you can make to provide superior protection for your home, belongings and family is a home security alarm.

Modern options are far more advanced than the security systems that were available as little as a decade ago. Getting to know some of the new features and advancements offered by these security systems will help you see why they are such an invaluable asset.

Remote Access Viewing
One of the most helpful additions that you can add to your home […]

Helpful Home Safety Features for Single Parents

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According to a recent study from Pew Research Center, up to 30% of all children in the U.S. live with a single parent.

In some cases, the biggest challenge of being a single dad or single mom is handling the role of both parents. Attempting to be both mom and dad can be a bit stressful at times. A single parent also has additional pressure to keep their homes – and children – safe and secure.

While it is impossible to be in two places at the same time, when you use some of the home safety tips for single parents […]