Home Security Tips You Can Use Right Now

As a single woman, it is essential that you have a good home security system, especially if you do not know how to defend yourself. Rather than living in fear, there are many things you can do to improve things. Read the tips in this article about home security.

You should always make sure your home looks like its occupied. Buy timers that will make your TVs, radios and other electronics turn on and turn off at various times. Potential intruders will stay away from your home if they believe someone is inside. This is a simple way to give people up to no good think that you are home.

You can hide your spare key on your dog. But, this is only effective if your home has a pet door or your dog stays outdoors when you are not home. Store a spare key within your dogs collar so you always have access to your home.

TIP! Use your dog as the protector of your spare key. This only makes sense if your dog is outdoors a lot or you have a pet door.

Be very cautious about entrusting a maid service with a key to your home. If you plan on giving them the key so that they can work in your home for over an hour, make sure that they’re reputable, hardworking, and honest. Read through their references very carefully, and don’t hesitate to follow up on their references to ensure they actually exist. If they work for a firm, call the local Better Business Bureau to find out that firm’s reputation.

Do you allow your dog to stay in your yard while you are away? He or she is actually a great place to store your spare key. Secure the key on the inside of the dog’s collar. This works very well if you have a pet that is not very fond of strangers. You will get the access you need without having to worry about your safety.

It’s important to comparison shop for alarm systems. You would be surprised to see that the prices are much different for each company, even though it’s for the same type of protection. Get quotes from several companies before making a decision.

TIP! Change all of your locks when you move in. The previous owners or tenants might have made several copies of the key.

Spare Key

Don’t just hide your spare key anywhere. Placing a key above a door or under a doormat is quite obvious! One good place to hide a spare key is in the collar of a dog that does not take kindly to strangers.

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Avoid opening the door if you don’t know who is standing on the other side. You never know who they might be, despite their story. Therefore, only allow people you know and are expecting to enter your home.

TIP! The only time you should give out house keys to house cleaners is if you absolutely trust them. You should not let cleaners have your keys if you feel like you cannot trust them, or if they will be working in your home while you are away.

Extra Key

Don’t hide an extra key under a rock or in a planter. Though you may think you are giving yourself a way into your home if you lose your key, you are actually inadvertently inviting intruders into your home. For obvious reasons, experienced burglars know every possible hiding spot. Instead, give your extra key to a neighbor whom you trust.

Whenever you move to a new dwelling, make certain to get each lock replaced. You have no way of knowing whether the previous homeowner is trustworthy. Don’t forget that there were likely other owners and residents in the house before the last set.

TIP! Do you have an outdoor dog? Your dog is an excellent place to hide your spare key. Secure the key on the inside of the dog’s collar.

If you allow a security company to come to your house, make sure they appear professional and can present identification. You would be surprised how many thieves will impersonate security representatives to get into your house. This leads to danger. You want to use caution to prevent danger.

If you don’t own a paper shredder, it would be a good idea for you to buy one. You would be surprised at how often thieves look through trash to find personal information to find out when you will be away from home so they can break in. If you can’t get a paper shredder, try ripping papers into smaller pieces.

Securing your home and making it into a safe haven does not have to include expensive installations or impatiently waiting for a stranger to install a system. There are many things you can do on the cheap that will scare criminals off. Keep these tips top of mind to help you feel much safer in your house.

TIP! Buy a safe. This is important, since you don’t want your valuables exposed to a potential intruder.


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