Simple Solutions to Keep Kids Safe at Home

The home can be a hazardous place for young children. They’re curious creatures by nature, and if unattended, this curiosity can lead to a number of dangerous outcomes. Protecting children from danger may seem like a tall order, but by...

Nest Cam IQ Uses CSI Style Technology, but Does the Camera Protect Your Home?

If you’ve ever dreamed of protecting your home with security cameras that recognize faces, akin to the technologies seen in crime shows like CSI, then the Nest Cam IQ is for you. Nest Cam IQ is the latest addition to...

What Variables Impact Burglaries

Maybe you’ve heard of a break-in nearby in your neighborhood. Maybe you’re finally making the decision to purchase a home security unit to be prepared. Or maybe you simply want to make sure that you’ve taken all the necessary precautions...

8 Safety Checks for Summer

Whether you’re making road trip plans or just firing up the BBQ in your backyard, don’t forget about your home – and your family’s safety – this season. Take advantage of these longer days to do a home safety check....

8 Cost-Conscious Ways to Secure Your Home

A burglary takes place every 15 seconds in the United States. That’s a frightening statistic no matter how you look at it — one that makes you want to take extra steps to protect your home and the safety of...

What Kind of Home Security Does the White House Have?

The most protected home in the world does not have the standard security measures in place as homes in the rest of the country. The White House goes above and beyond when it comes to protecting the President of the...

Why Do Burglars Return to the Scene of the Crime?

After a burglary occurs, victims feel a number of emotions. Eventually, victims feel relief. They are grateful that the burglary is over and they’ve overcame the situation. But unless the victim has installed home security equipment, this sentiment can’t come...

Dojo Smart-Home Gizmo on Sale in US – What it Means for Home Security

Dojo’s smart-home gizmo, an Internet of Things device aimed to address the privacy concerns of those with home automation devices, is finally up for sale in the United States. This comes after a few years of development. The product has...

Seven Ways to Make a New House Feel Like Home

The first few weeks in a new home can feel rather foreign. Though you’re excited about the new house, and you might have even unpacked all of your belongings, the early days in a new location can be difficult. This...

What Houses Do Burglars Target?

If there’s one misconception we’ve broken on our blog, and hope to continue dismantling, it’s the notion that burglars aren’t intelligent criminals. Though popular fiction portrays these crooks as with the common “bumbling-burglar” trope, and though some of these criminals...

What Do Burglars Do With Stolen Items?

If you’ve been the victim of a burglary, you know that once your emotions run their course, you have some questions. Who exactly was this burglar? Why did he pick my home? What did they do with my items? Did...