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Great Home Security Ideas That’ll Keep Your Home Safe

You have worked hard for your things and you need to keep them safe. Few feelings are worse than seeing your house damaged or, worse, destroyed. Your house represents your biggest investment and the place you call home. Read this article for tips on keeping your precious asset safe.

Look for ways to make your home seem occupied. Buy timers so that lights, radios, TVs and all other electronics turn on and off at various times. This gives off the appearance that someone is home. This is great for keeping a home safer from burglaries.

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Don’t ever let it be apparent that there is no one at home. Buy timers that will make your TVs, radios and other electronics turn on and turn off at various times. This will give your home the appearance of someone being there. This is an excellent method for avoiding burglary and keeping your home secure.

TIP! Does your dog stay outside while you are gone? Your pet might just be the perfect place to stash a spare key to your home. Simply put the key onto your dog’s collar so that robbers cannot locate it.

When you buy a new home, be sure to have the locks changed. You will want to have a unique combination to stay secure. You want to be sure that you’re the only one with a key. Also, if you ever lose your keys, do the same.

Let a house cleaner have your keys only if they can provide you with references so you can verify their trustworthiness. You need to ensure that they are honest and reputable according to references before you have handed over the key. Make sure you verify all references. If the person is an employee of a firm, call your local BBB to check their reputation.

Get a safe to protect your valuable items. This is vital if you don’t want diamonds, gold or other personal items exposed to a home intruder. Conceal the safe in an out-of-the-way and not easily accessible spot, such as an attic or a basement area.

TIP! Be smart about where you decide to hide spare keys. Too many people put their extra key under the mat in front of their door; burglars know to check there.

Setting off an alarm during a burglary is just one of the valuable functions a good security system can perform. Many systems can be used to go off whenever anyone enters your home. This is a good way to keep track of where your young children are.

If your social networking accounts are filled with folks you do not really know, do not announce vacations on the sites. It’s natural to be excited about your trip, but this is as good as throwing out the welcome mat for people who know your home is unoccupied.

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Don’t let any person you don’t completely know into your house. This includes a salesperson or people looking for help. Some people just want to know if there is a security system so they can plan on coming back later or not.

TIP! Be sure to secure your attached garage. Intruders can enter your home through an unlocked garage door.

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If you will be gone for an extended period, turn the ringers off on all telephones in the home. When burglars hear phones ringing for an extended period of time in a home, they know that there is no one there to answer.

Any program to improve the security of your home should begin with complete replacement of your door locks. Perhaps your roommate left town or you have gone through a messy divorce, and you need to feel that the home is safe. It is pretty cheap and the job won’t take more than a few hours.

TIP! You have a choice on who installs your security system, don’t be afraid to say no if something doesn’t feel right. This is definitely the case if you’re not quite sure about the actual installation people.

Remove all of the vegetation outside in the hotter months. As the summer heat rolls in, there is a higher chance that these can catch on fire, putting your home at risk. Keeping your plants and bushes trimmed will benefit your family’s safety as well as the appearance of your home.

When choosing a home security firm, trust your instincts. This is definitely the case if you’re not quite sure about the actual installation people. If you simply are not comfortable with a company’s technician, request for another technician or simply hire another company. Do some background research on the company you select, and look for people who make you feel safe.

Your home may be equipped with skylights, and if so you must not neglect them in your security planning. While they are an excellent source of natural light, they are also an easy way for thieves to enter your home. You should have them equipped with strong, sturdy hardware.

TIP! Walls are great for hiding things. If you need to protect expensive items in your home, put them inside the walls.

Don’t put your spare keys under floor mats or plants. While it can help you if you’re locked out, you could be letting intruders inside your home. Burglars always know just where to look. Rather, give the key to a neighbor to hold.

If you bought any expensive or large items, don’t throw the boxes out until the day trash is scheduled to be removed. These types of items are appealing to thieves, and you may as well put a sign in your yard inviting them to steal yours.

Do not choose a home alarm system that monitors only your doors. It should protect the windows too. Make sure you have a monitored alarm on every one of them. This is vital to keeping your family safe.

TIP! Don’t throw away boxes for expensive or valuable items until the garbage collection day. They show the world you have money and lots of valuables inside.

As discussed, protecting your home is not that hard. Starting with a great knowledge is key. Ensure that you get the most out of these tips by taking advantage of everything you learned in this article to secure your home. Be sure to follow all of the advice presented here for optimum security.


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