Keep That Burglar Away! How To Protect Your Loved Ones

Bad things can happen when you actually least expect them to happen. Don’t risk your home and family’s safety by being negligent. Read on to find some excellent tips to make your home as safe as can be.

Spare Key

Create the illusion that your home is constantly occupied. Buy timers that will make your TVs, radios and other electronics turn on and turn off at various times. It’ll make it seem like someone is home. That means burglars will pass right by.

TIP! Your dog can keep your spare house key for you. However, this method is only effective if your dog is large, scary, and stays outdoors.

Man’s best friend can also be trusted to secure a spare key. This approach is useful if your dog is a large breed that lives outdoor, or if your house has a doggy door. Latch the key on his collar and voila–you have a spare key available!

You should always change the locks after purchasing a home. The previous owners or tenants might have made several copies of the key. Call a locksmith to make sure you’re the only one with access to your home. Do the same thing if you happen to misplace a key.

Be very cautious about entrusting a maid service with a key to your home. If you do give your housekeeper a key or plan on doing so, it is imperative that they are honest and upstanding. Make sure you verify all references. If you are using a cleaning firm, make sure it has an excellent Better Business Bureau rating.

TIP! Get roofing, flooring and ceilings that are fire resistant. These materials will protect your home from both internal fires and the spread of fires that start on other properties.

It is important to invest in building supplies that are as fire resistant as possible. This ensures your home won’t be a tinderbox. Preventing a fire is important since it can cause a lot of damage.

If your garage is attached to your house, make it secure. Lots of folks are concerned about burglars gaining access to the garage and then the home, but this can be addressed. A C-clamp placed on the garage door track will stop it from opening when you don’t want it to.

Before leaving for vacation, turn off the ringers in your house. If the phone rings when you are away, burglars will know there’s nobody home, making the house vulnerable to a break-in when you are out.

IF YOUR FIND THIS ARTICLE USEFUL, PLEASE
SHARE IT SO OTHERS CAN BE INFORMED
TIP! Store your car in the garage if you have it. Keeping your car secured will prevent people from vandalizing it.

Rid the outside of your home from dead wood, vegetation and overgrowth during the summertime. These are vulnerable to fires and put your home in danger. Be sure all sorts of flammable items are kept under control around your home.

Be brave! Meet your neighbors. Keep an eye out for their houses, and request that they return the favor. Pay attention to gossip as well. Important security details (like the presence of strangers in your neighborhood) can come out of the most innocent conversations.

Check each spring for any rotting frames on your doors and windows. Replace them immediately if you spot any problems. The rotten wood will be simple to remove, allowing a thief access to your home. Replace wood that is starting to rot with fresh new wood to keep your home as safe as possible.

TIP! Ask for ID before letting anyone into your home. Having the name of the technician coming to your house ahead of time can help to ensure you are allowing someone who really works for the company into your home.

When having a company install your security system, you must trust your feelings. If the installers make you feel uncomfortable, heed your feelings. Don’t hesitate asking for another technician or get another company. You need to feel secure with the entire process.

If you live in a rural area, you may not be as concerned about home break-ins as people who live in the city. Interestingly, many think those living in rural areas are actually more susceptible to break-ins since neighbors may not live close by. Still, there are those who are of the opinion that rural properties are less of a temptation to burglars.

When searching for methods of improving your home’s security, a great, inexpensive method of doing this is purchasing exterior lights with installed motion detectors. These lights are not only handy when you get home late, they also help deter criminals from entering your home. Positioned correctly, these lights can make it impossible for intruders to get on your property undetected.

TIP! Always go over the small print on contracts offered by your home security company. They sometimes have hidden costs if you let go of them prior to the contract expiring.

Walls are great for hiding things. If you own small valuables that require protection, try hiding them in the walls. Just use an unwired electric plug, light switch or phone box. If there are no unused plates, you can easily install fake ones.

If you move into a home or apartment that has been previously lived in, the first thing you should do is change the locks. Even if the tenants turned their keys in, they may have made copies. This will help safeguard that there is no one else with your key.

Ask your home security company how long they have been in business before you sign up for service. It doesn’t take long for a quality company to prove itself in the security business, and you should look for a track record of satisfied customers and successful work. You may not feel as safe if you opt to go with a company that has not been in business for long or that does not have a stable history.

TIP! Get some professional assistance by asking a home security company to come to your house and work up a plan for a customized security system. There are always going to be unique things about your home as well as your specific needs, so make sure you think about these things.

Criminals can be unpredictable, so it’s difficult to tell whether your residence may be a burglar’s target. Rather than hoping you wont be targeted, you should take active steps to prevent it from happening. Remember what you have learned, and do some research on your own so as to protect your family.


16 Channel Wired Digital Video Recording Complete System
It’s important to add a video surveillance camera to your home or business. This surveillance system allows you to install up to 16 wired cameras to digitally record all activity. This DVR has full networking capability and uses an embedded DVR which allows you to view live video on the Internet or play back recorded video. This mega video recording system is perfect for when you need to keep an eye on lots of different locations. This system also works with smart phones including: iPhone, Blackberry, and Android.

New Products
SecureGuard Model 3120 4K Dual HD AC Powered WiFi Smoke Detector Fire Alarm Spy Camera/DVRVoice Activated PCM Audio Recording Watch w/33 Hours Recording TimeSecureGuard 4K HD 13 Inch Wall Clock WiFi Spy Camera
SecureGuard Model 7010 4K Dual HD AC Powered WiFi Smoke Detector Fire Alarm Spy Camera/DVRSecureguard 4K Ultra HD WiFi USB Phone Charger Brick Spy CameraComplete Audio Surveillance Kit
Secureguard 4K Ultra HD WiFi AC Powered Table Fan Spy CameraSecureguard 4K Ultra HD WiFi Fire Alarm Strobe Spy Camera - White
SecureGuard Model 9120 4K Dual HD AC Powered WiFi Smoke Detector Fire Alarm Spy Camera/DVRSecureguard 4K Ultra HD WiFi AC Powered Alarm Clock Radio Spy Camera
SecureGuard Air Purifier w/Invisible IRs AC Powered Spy Camera/DVRWearable Video Kit
Secureguard 4K Ultra HD Wi-Fi Bluetooth Speaker Spy Camera w/12 Hour Battery 5V DCSecureGuard 1080P Elite WiFi Panoramic 360 Degree  Smoke Detector Spy Camera
Top Featured Products
Motion Detector Alarm Color Hidden Camera With Built-In DVRMotion Detector Alarm Color Hidden Camera With Built-In DVR - Mini Alarm DVR with PIR Detection & Motion Detection The PIR MOTION DETECTOR HIDDEN CAMERA with built-in DVR is the best on the market. It doesn't just look... Motion Detector Alarm Color Hidden Camera With Built-In DVR
SecureShot 1080p High-Def Electrical Box Hidden Camera/DVR w/NightVisionSecureShot 1080p High-Def Electrical Box Hidden Camera/DVR w/NightVision - This ultimate electrical box SecureShot DVR offers features others only imagine. Our 940nm invisible IR illuminator array records in total darkness... SecureShot 1080p High-Def Electrical Box Hidden Camera/DVR w/NightVision
USB Camstick Spy Camera w/Night VisionUSB Camstick Spy Camera w/Night Vision - The CamstickNV looks and functions like an ordinary flash drive. Yet this storage device conceals a DVR capable of recording both audio and quality color video.Motion activation mod... USB Camstick Spy Camera w/Night Vision
SecureShot First Alert Smoke Detector Camera/DVR w/NightVision & 1 Year BatterySecureShot First Alert Smoke Detector Camera/DVR w/NightVision & 1 Year Battery - Our SecureShot Full High Definition 1080P Smoke Detector w/ 1 Year Standby Battery Camera/DVR is MADE IN USA. It features Amazing 1080P Full... SecureShot First Alert Smoke Detector Camera/DVR w/NightVision & 1 Year Battery
Cross Hidden Spy Camera w/Built in DVR Cross Hidden Spy Camera w/Built in DVR - The Cross Hidden Spy Camera with built in DVR is a tiny spy camera hidden inside a mini wearable cross. Cross Hidden Spy Camera w/Built in DVR
Bush Baby Wifi OutletBush Baby Wifi Outlet - This functional 6 plug wall outlet can support up to six devices and even comes with two functional USB ports and comes in Black or White color. With this built in hidden camera you can keep track ... Bush Baby Wifi Outlet
Mini Phone Charger Spy Camera/DVRMini Phone Charger Spy Camera/DVR - Functional phone charger. Our NEW Mini Charger Spy Camera/DVR is a small but powerful device. It offers Hi-Definition 1080p recording resolution hidden discreetly inside a functional ... Mini Phone Charger Spy Camera/DVR
Bush Baby Stealth Hi-Def Outlet Spy Camera/DVR - FREE 16GB Micro SD CardBush Baby Stealth Hi-Def Outlet Spy Camera/DVR - FREE 16GB Micro SD Card - This wall adapter is perfect for just about any location. Its built-in camera on the front is positioned so that this ordinary looking object can b... Bush Baby Stealth Hi-Def Outlet Spy Camera/DVR - FREE 16GB Micro SD Card
Secureguard 4K Ultra HD WiFi Battery Powered Fire Alarm Strobe Spy CameraSecureguard 4K Ultra HD WiFi Battery Powered Fire Alarm Strobe Spy Camera - - 4K Resolution Battery Powered Spy Camera This Fire Strobe is WiFi enabled with a 4K Spy camera inside.You can remotely view and control the cam... Secureguard 4K Ultra HD WiFi Battery Powered Fire Alarm Strobe Spy Camera
Secureguard 4K Ultra HD WiFi iPhone Dock Radio Spy CameraSecureguard 4K Ultra HD WiFi iPhone Dock Radio Spy Camera - Our Secureguard 4K Resolution WiFi Spy Camera is an iPhone Dock Radio with WiFi enabled with a 4K Spy camera inside.You can remotely view and control the camera ... Secureguard 4K Ultra HD WiFi iPhone Dock Radio Spy Camera
Bush Baby 4K WiFi Two Camera Smoke Detector Spy Camera/DVRBush Baby 4K WiFi Two Camera Smoke Detector Spy Camera/DVR - ON SALE: $30 OFF!Are you looking for a smoke detector that covers all angles of the room? Then look no further. The Bush Baby 4K WiFi Two Camera Smoke Detector S... Bush Baby 4K WiFi Two Camera Smoke Detector Spy Camera/DVR
Bush Baby 4K WiFi Dog Spy Camera/DVRBush Baby 4K WiFi Dog Spy Camera/DVR - The Bush Baby 4K Wi-Fi Dog is the perfect device to protect your young ones. Whether you are making sure your child is staying out of trouble or keeping an eye on the babysitter no o... Bush Baby 4K WiFi Dog Spy Camera/DVR

Subscribe To Our Mailing List For New Product Information & Product Sale Discounts!

We respect your email privacy

Be assured that your shopping experience is completely safe. The order site is secured using a Thawte SSL Web Server Certificate which encrypts all data to and from the site. However, if you prefer to pay with check or money order, just choose the off-line option when you check out.