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The Benefits of a DIY Home Security System

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When it comes to protecting your home and your family, a DIY home security system may be the right option. A report from HighSecurityHome.org showed that only 17% of US residences have working home security systems, while 83% of burglars said they seek out home without an alarm system.  Another report from the U.S. Department […]

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Trends in Home Security

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The home security industry is always evolving. Many new trends in home security are announced every year. Some become very popular, while others don’t really catch on. This year is no different. While 2020-2021 has brought many different things to the general public, there have still been plenty of new trends in home security. Let’s […]

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Tips on Making Your Home Safe

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The common sense things, such as locking your doors and windows are only the start of making your home safer. There are several other great ways to make your home safer, if you want to live without the fear of a break-in, fire, or other catastrophe ruining your life.  While it may not be the most fun […]

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Protect Your Home During the Spooky Season 

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Halloween is a fun time of year, but it can also be rather dangerous. All the costumes and trick-or-treating make it fun for kids and adults, but you have to be on the lookout as burglars love this time of year, too. As you attend parties or leave for trick-or-treating, they see it as an […]

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7 Reasons You Should Consider Upgrading Your Security System

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Too many homeowners have the mentality of set-it-and-forget-it when it comes to home security. Technology is changing all the time and often becomes outdated in just a few years. Your home security system has the ability to protect your home and save lives. Did you know that a robbery happened every 1.6 seconds in the […]

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Upcoming Trends in Home Security

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The home security industry is always changing. It has come a very long way over the past decade and there’s always something new. If you’re considering a new home security system, you should understand the most common trends in the industry right now. One of the biggest trends is found in the smart home security […]

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Pro Installation vs DIY Home Security System

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When you decide you need a home security system, you can choose between pro installation and DIY home security installation. Making the right choice will make a difference. You don’t want a system that doesn’t work and is no better than decoration. There are many things to consider before you make the decision to hire […]

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What to do When Someone Breaks into Your Home

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Have you ever thought about what you would do if someone broke into your home? What if you’re at home? How would you react? For most people, either a fight or flight response will kick in. According to Rent.com, about 88% of break-ins occur in residential areas and 51% are victims of a repeat burglary. […]

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How to Choose the Right Home Security System

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Choosing the right home security system isn’t an easy task. With so many options available, it can become rather confusing. While the number of home security companies available to help with installation and monitoring may be limited, there are certainly plenty of security systems to choose from. With more than 7 million property crime offenses […]

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Get Peace of Mind by Protecting Your Home from Fire 

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Fire causes thousands of deaths and tens of thousands of injuries every single year. It’s a horrible thing to suffer through. The danger is real and your home could be lost to fire, if you’re not protected.  Just about every fire-related death and injury is preventable. With the right fire safety and fire monitoring, you […]

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