Be Smart With Your Home Security With These Tips

If you’re worried about home security, you’re thinking right! It’s impossible to tell when a criminal will break into your home to steal valuable possessions or attempt to harm the people inside. Read on to learn how to increase the security of your home.

Walls are a great hiding spot for your valuables. You can hide small valuables in your walls. Just take advantage of the phone jack, electrical outlet or unused switch plate. Installing a false unused plate is very easy to do if your home doesn’t have one.

Find out if the company you choose will give you the option of buying or leasing home security systems. Buying will save you a ton of money over time. Leasing is usually the cheaper option; however, it does mean higher monthly bills and a contract. Compare these two options before making your decision.

TIP! Ask a home security company to come to your house and design a security system that is perfect for your needs. Every person has specific needs and wants when dealing with securing your family, home, and items.

You could hide some valuables within your walls. It is unnecessary cut space into your wall. Instead, you can use the small spaces that are already there. You could removed the wiring from an electric socket that you aren’t using, and stash jewelry inside it.

Talk to the police department in your area to see what safety programs they have. Many police departments offer programs that can include home inspections, home security training and more. Speak with the police in your area to see if they have these things.

Maintain the exterior areas in your house so they are well lit. Dark houses invite burglars who prefer to operate under cover of darkness. Install some outside lights so you can see everything outside. This means by the garage, in the doorways, around windows and much more.

TIP! If you think something looks odd when you get back home, don’t go inside. You have no way of knowing whether the thieves are still inside.

If you purchase a new, pricey electronic like a TV or computer, don’t leave the empty box near your curb. A burglar sees this as an invitation to procure the item themselves. Break up the boxes into smaller pieces before you put them near the curb.

Are you able to see the numbers on your house from your street? In an emergency situation, first responders won’t be able to locate your house quickly if the numbers are hidden or are too small to see clearly. Thankfully, you can easily fix this problem very quickly and cheaply.

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Consider a wireless home security system. A wired system should be less expensive but you might have to spend your money on getting your home rewired. Wireless systems are much easier to maintain and also to install, and they are not reliant on your central power source.

TIP! Invest in a high quality paper shredder. Thieves may look through your garbage for information.

Dogs are an excellent way to protect your home. They generally bark when someone comes close to their property. A dog with a vicious attitude and large size isn’t necessary. As long as he is noisy when strangers approach, he’s a great addition to the security of your home.

If there are areas of your home you want to keep locked off, you do not need keys. Keyless locks require a code to unlock the door. You can install these locks yourself or have them professionally installed.

When you are away on vacation have a house sitter bring in your mail and any flyers and newspapers that accumulate in front of your house. Burglars often put fliers on the door to see if the owner removes them. If it stays where they put it, they will know you are on vacation.

TIP! Equip your home with a system designed for home surveillance. Video cameras are a great deterrent.

Talk to your security company about the contract; in particular, inquire about the various contract lengths that are available to you. They all likely have different benefits and downsides. With a longer contract, your monthly payment is likely to be lower. The downside is you might be stuck for a longer period of time if you decide you don’t like the service or want to move. With a shorter contract, you will have a greater level of flexibility. The downside is you will also have larger monthly bills.

Spring Latch Locks

Keep your garage shut and locked so burglars can’t peek inside. Frosted windows prevent thieves from looking into your home and are inexpensive. Do not leave doors open for lengthy periods while you are doing work.

TIP! Do not open your door for people you do not know. Nowadays, thieves are creative when thinking of ways to get homeowners to open a door and let them in.

Do not purchase spring latch locks. These are very easy to pick by simply using a credit card. Intruders can pick these locks by wedging a credit card in between the latch and the door. If you already have spring latch locks, install a deadbolt for added security.

You want your blinds and curtains closed if you’re away from your home. Intruders can see into your home if they are left up. It could be enticing to break in if they notice something that’s nice. Close your drapes or blinds while you are asleep, too.

You need to be sure the attached garage of yours is secure. People often worry about people getting in through attached garages, but you have a solution. You can use a C-clamp to secure the door and prevent it from being opened by strangers.

TIP! Make your house look occupied all the time. Use timers to make electronic devices and lights turn on and off at intervals.

Be realistic about what you need to do in order to protect your family. Trouble can come down on you at any moment, and that’s why it’s important to prepare yourself as best you can. Keep this advice in mind to make your home a safe place.


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