Stay Safe in Your Home<br />Home Security System Tips from 24ProtectPlus<br />
Home<br />Home is where the heart is<br />It should be a place where you feel comfortable and secure from any kind of threat<br />Therefore, it is essential that you protect your home from burglars and vandals so that:<br />Your property remains safe; and <br />Your family feels secure at all times<br />
Home Security Tips from 24ProtectPlus <br />Tips to assure you that your family is safe at all times!<br />
Lock Up<br />A very basic but often forgotten aspect of home security is to “lock up”<br />Make sure that all the doors of the house are locked at all times<br />Don’t assume that your community is safe and leave the front or back door open<br />This can lead to unexpected, horrifying surprises<br />Make sure that you don’t fall prey to a false sense of security <br />Open doors are invitations for burglars to walk in unimpeded and rob your house<br />
Alarm System<br />An appropriate and effective alarm system is mandatory and essential, according to 24ProtectPlus<br />Don’t try to save money on this item or opt for the cheapest option available<br />On the contrary, look for an alarm system that offers the highest level of security for your house<br />Sometimes, the presence of an alarm system is enough to keep away burglars, who look tend to look for easier targets<br />
Timers<br />Many burglaries occur when the residents are away on a long vacation or an extended business trip<br />Invest in timers that can switch on light bulbs, television sets, or the radio from time to time<br />The lights on the front lawn should also be switched on in the evening and shut off before bedtime<br />Timers give the impression that the house is occupied and reduce the chances of a planned robbery<br />
Identification<br />While it’s common to do so, avoid putting your full name and number on the mailbox<br />The full name on the letter box will help burglars get access to information about you and use it to their advantage<br />Choose options like initials if you need to have some identification on your mailbox<br />
Secure Windows<br />Many of us keep our doors locked but forget to do the same with our windows<br />Remember that open windows or glass panes that can be smashed open allow easy access to burglars<br />This is important even if you stay on the second floor, since tree branches and creepers can allow access<br />To allow breeze, opt for net screens that can be fastened inside<br />
Garage Door<br />Another accesswayinto the house that’s very popular with burglars and thieves is the garage door<br />Keep your garage door locked, too, whether or not your car is inside<br />Install a peephole in the door between your house and the garage<br />You’ll be able to see whether someone has broken into the garage and call for help<br />
Conclusion<br />While there are no guarantees in life, it’s wise to guard against mishaps<br />Make sure you implement these tips from 24ProtectPlus to burglar-proof your home<br />Also, get theft insurance so that you can recover your material losses in case a robbery does occur<br />
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