Affordable DIY Home Security and Other Security Tips

How to Keep Your Windows Open at Night Without Compromising Your Security

If you live on the groundfloor, your windows can look inviting to thieves and criminals. That can be scary and frustrating especially if you like to sleep with a cool breeze coming into the home. Luckily, there are ways you can keep your windows open without compromising your safety. Here are five products to consider: 1. A Dowel If you have windows that open horizontally, open them slightly to let in air and place a dowel in the window track so no one can push the window open any further. Read More 

Top Reasons to Consider Security Screen Doors for Your Home

Most homeowners today are very concerned about the security of their home and property, and especially so if they have children who are home alone after school or if the crime rate has gone up in their neighborhood. While there are many choices available to homeowners for how to increase the security of their home, a good option is a security screen door for both the back and front entrances. Read More 

Things To Consider Before You Hire A Security Guard Company

Security guards are ideal for a number of events, including a wedding, a VIP party, a concert and for education institutions that are in at-risk neighbourhoods. But before you hire a security guard company, you have to vet them to ensure that they can provide you with the full-range of services needed to provide adequate protection. So as you make your inquiries, here are the things you must consider. Guard Background Investigation -- Any security guard company that you want to hire must have guards that have undergone background investigation checks. Read More 

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Affordable DIY Home Security and Other Security Tips

Hi, my name is Katrina, and after becoming the victim of a home burglary a few years ago, I took a lot of steps to make myself, my family and my home safer. However, I didn't have a lot of money to invest in my efforts. Luckily, I was able to figure out several ways to keep my home safe without spending a lot of money. I don't ever want anyone to be in the situation I was in – getting burglarised is scary and emotional. However, I know not everyone can afford fancy security systems. If you want ideas, projects, facts or help, please explore my blog.