5 Ways to Stay Safe During a Winter Blackout

5 Ways to Stay Safe During a Winter Blackout
Winter is a season which many people eagerly look forward to. The first snow fall of the year is a time for excitement and celebration. Once winter has officially set in, it’s time for playing in the snow, watching the beauty of the world turn white, and keeping warm indoors with a warm cup of […]

What You Need to Know to Choose the Best Monitoring Plan

What You Need to Know to Choose the Best Monitoring Plan
Installing a home security system is essential in order for you to protect your home, family, and valuable possessions. Having a home security system installed affords you the peace of mind you need in order to live without fear for your home’s safety. However one of the most important things you need to consider when […]

How to Turn Your Old iPhone or iPad into a Home Security System?

How to Turn Your Old iPhone or iPad into a Home Security System
Let’s face it, home security services aren’t cheap. On top of costing a pretty penny, installing them can be cumbersome, especially if you are thinking of wired home security systems. Wireless home security systems are also available, however it all depends upon your security needs and the layout of your house. Here your old iPhone/iPad […]

What are Some Good Common Sense Security Practices?

What are some good common-sense security practices
With rising crime rates and an increasing threat to safety, it has become more important now than ever to invest time, effort and genuine thought into your home security. Simple measures taken with the aim of providing basic defenses can go a long way in securing your residence, family members and valuable items. Make these […]

5 Most Common Points of Entry in Your Home

The Front Door It is hard to imagine that a burglar would have the guts to walk in straight through the front door of your house. Unfortunately, this is very true. 34% of burglars enter through the front door – a percentage higher than that for any other point of entry. This is not surprising […]

Home Security: Straight from the Horses Mouth

A Leopard that Changed its Spots Chris Patterson was convicted of burglary four times and is now on parole. In an effort to ‘clean up his life’, Patterson tries to give home owners some insight into what goes through the mind of a burglar. On an episode of ABC’s 20/20 titled ‘Confessions of a Burglar’ […]

Top 10 Reasons to Install a Home Security System

Top 10 Reasons to Install a Home Security System
No one imagines or wishes to fall victim to a robbery, break-in or even a natural disaster. But robberies, burglaries and natural disasters are common place. Home security systems are, therefore, great for homeowners to protect their homes, valuables, and family. Having a security system installed protects you against those unforeseeable circumstances.       […]

Power Outage: How Can you secure your home?

In the 15 years leading up to 2014, there were nearly 866 electric grid disruptions due to the weather. Out of these, 19 of the weather-related grid disruptions affected more than one million people. Aging infrastructure, growing population and frequent extreme weather are typically cited as the causes for electric grid failure.If you live in […]

Why Burglars Return to the Crime Scene?

Once a house has been robbed, most people beef up their home’s security. However, on the whole, they end up assuming their home won’t get hit again anytime soon. This assumption is flawed and can land them into a lot of trouble. Your home is still at risk. The same burglars (or even new ones) […]

Do’s and Don’ts of a Remotely Accessible Home Security System

Home security systems have become a necessity nowadays.  With crime rates rising, it is not hard to imagine why people are investing in these systems. To cater to these growing demands, various types of security systems have hit the market. You can now go for wired or wireless systems that include a multitude of sensors […]

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