Burglar Proofing

 

8 Ways to Burglar Proof Your Home on the Cheap

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Do you remember Scrooge McDuck? He’s uncle to the more famous Donald, but he’s most memorable for the piles and piles of shiny, golden coins stacked in his cartoon mansion. Favorite pastimes: Pinching pennies, counting gold, diving head-first into shiny … Continue reading

10 Ways to Protect Your Home While You’re Away/On Vacation

When you leave your home, whether for a quick weekend getaway or a vacation extravaganza, in addition to making sure to bring along the best travel safety products for your family, you’ll want to take some basic safety precautions to … Continue reading

Announcing the Home Burglary Infographic

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Every wonder how burglars gain entry to your home? They hatch schemes and develop precise plans to get in and out of your house as quickly as possible. They look for places to hide and lurk to case your home … Continue reading

Simple Steps to Prevent Home Invasion

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Today is the first day of a new year, and we can also make it the first day we work toward a safer, more secure home. Over the coming months, we’ll explore many different topics relating to your family’s safety … Continue reading

7 Ways to Discourage Thieves from Breaking into Your Home

The deadbolt one of the most revolutionary home security measures ever invented. With its introduction in the 1960s, home burglaries began a steady decline as homeowners began to taking residential security into their own, capable hands. By the 1970s, most … Continue reading

7 Tips to Burglar Proof Doors

I know I’ve been talking a lot about home security lately – burglar deterrents, how to burglarproof your windows, questions to ask your home alarm company – but I come from the camp of “the best defense is a good … Continue reading

8 Burglar Deterrents to Consider (and 5 to Avoid)

A home burglary occurs an estimated every 15 seconds in the United States. That means that during the 10 minutes it takes you to read this post, approximately 40 homes will have been burglarized. That’s a startling statistic. You need … Continue reading

How to Burglar Proof Windows

One of the most important aspects to home security – and one that is often overlooked in favor of more expensive and high-tech solutions – is your home’s windows. Thieves come in either through the door or windows, so provided … Continue reading