Home Security Archive

Home Invasion Movies That Will Make You Think About Security

When it comes to home invasion movies, life and art tend to bleed into one another. Some movies are inspired by actual events and in other cases people mimic the things that they see in movies to create real life terrifying events. The chicken/egg argument running through debates about life, art and imitation almost don’t

Good News, Bad News and Some Crime News Reports

The good crime news is that from 2013, major crime stats across the US began to fall. But police warn that despite the reduction in some categories, notably homicide, rape, robbery and assault, other categories are creeping back up. This bad crime news applies to states like California, where there has been an upsurge in

Create a Safe Room With These 16 Tips

Now that we’ve established that a safe room is a home security necessity, what’s needed to make yours as secure as possible? Like we told you before, there’s no need for an additional room construction. And even if you live in a condo or apartment, creating a secure space is entirely doable. A closet, bathroom

Do You Need a Safe Room?

The simple answer to this question is, yes, you need a safe room. No matter how large or small your home is, it should include a space where you can escape danger and lock yourself inside while waiting for help. As you expand your home security plans, please remember to create a safe room just

Is It Time to Upgrade Your Home Security System?

  Your home security system should be the biggest weapon in your home security arsenal but sadly, this isn’t always the case. We’ve all heard from ex-career burglars, who endorse the fact that homeowners often forget to arm the expensive system they’ve had installed. And, as police records will confirm, many homes have been robbed

15 Things To Do AFTER You’ve Been Burglarized

Being burglarized is one of the worst things that can happen to a person. Your space feels violated, you no longer feel safe at home and your valuables– things that you worked hard to purchase– are probably gone forever. No one expects to feel so helpless after being burglarized, but what you do next can

Happy Holidays: 7 tips for Seasonal Home Security

Okay, Halloween’s over…and Thanksgiving’s nearly here. The arrival of the festive season means reconnecting with friends and family, fantastic food, presents and burglars! Whoa, hold on…what have burglars got to do with anything? It’s an unfortunate reality that while the majority are full of seasonal good cheer, there are bad guys just waiting for any

Don’t Make a Move Without Reading These 15 Home Security Tips First

Optimal home security should be a top priority when moving. Protecting your home doesn’t just begin at the time that you move into a new place, but should actually begin at the time you begin shopping for a new abode. See, from the moment you decide to relocate, there are certain things that you can