How prepared are you for a home invasion? It’s important to ask this question in light of the high crime rates. In a test conducted by “Good Morning America,” a safety and security expert demonstrated how easy it was to break into a home in the absence of a security system. Just how useful and important is a home security system?
You’re done installing an alarm system? Great! That significantly reduces the possibility of criminals and accidents wreaking havoc to your home. However, all the high-tech devices you have can only work best if you have a smart and established home safety routine. What habits must you develop to make sure that all your bases are covered? Here are 12 home safety tips to always keep in mind.
You would think that the home is the safest place for your children. You baby-proofed it as much as you can, hired a caring nanny, and made it so comfortable for your children. But when it comes child safety, we can never let our guard down. No threat is petty and no danger is minor. (more…)
Have you or anyone you know been victimized by home burglary? The US Department of Justice warns that more than two million households become victims of burglary each year. In many cases, a family member is in the house during the break-in. The impact of the incident to the victim’s’ financial and psychological well-being cannot be understated. (more…)
Not sure what alarm system package to buy? Or maybe deciding to replace your old alarm system? The DSC Power 1832 line, being one of the top choices for alarm systems available, is here to rescue you. Aside from providing maximum reliability and versatility, it offers many expansion options to tailor-fit your system to your specific home safety needs. (more…)
First-time homeowners are so excited of finally getting a place of their own that most of what they focus on is superficial: design, theme, color, and furniture. Nothing wrong about that except that home security, the benefits of which are beyond superficial, also deserves to be in any homeowner’s priority list.
Business guru and life coach Brian Tracy once said, “Set peace of mind as your highest goal, and organize your life around it.” The common dictionary definition of “peace of mind” is the absence of mental stress and anxiety. It can also denote a state of quietness and tranquility (more…)