Strengthening Home Security Outdoors

Home security systems are a solid way to secure the interior of your home. When a burglar sneaks into your house only to be met with a blaring alarm, he's likely going to turn tail and run. But imagine if...

How To Store Water For Emergency Preparedness

Being prepared for an emergency can save someone a great deal of hardship should a catastrophe hit. Many people believe that having a supply of food, water, gasoline, and light source on hand will come in extremely handy should one...

What Do Burglars Look For?

Finding your home broken into is something no one wants to go through. Not only could your valuables be taken, but also the act violates your sense of security. Homeowners must be proactive to prevent their home from becoming a...

Which Home Automation System is the Best?

You know the feeling. You have already hit the road and you can't remember if you switched off the lights or turned on the alarm system. Do you turn around and hope that you did what you we're suppose to...

The Protect America Home Control Product Line

Did you know that home security and home control go hand-in-hand? A Protect America home security system is already using state-of-the-art technology to professionally monitor your home for break-ins, fires, carbon monoxide leaks, and more. That same technology can also...

Why House Windows Get Condensation

Humidity is part of a home's life. You look out your window and see drops of water on your window. You think it's strange, because it wasn't supposed to rain last night. Upon closer examination, you realize that the water...

How and When To Remove Burglar Bars

It’s late. You’ve been working all hours to complete a project for work and coffee seems to be your best friend. Unbeknownst to you, there’s a short in your coffee pot and a small fire is ignited in the kitchen....

Where To Place Home Security Sensors

If you own a small condo or townhome, the security system-in-a-box available at your local big box store just might meet your needs. As Cheryl Reed from Angie's List says, "Think about your circumstances and your habits. A family that...

What Should Be In My Emergency Preparedness Kit?

Let's face it. You are going to face an emergency at least once in your life. Even if it's getting stuck on the side of the road with a flat tire, this qualifies as a pretty big emergency. You don't...

How Does Home Security Monitoring Work?

Home security systems are rapidly becoming more affordable as technology continues to advance. In recent years, systems have also adopted a plethora of home automation tools like thermostat regulation and remote light switches. Regardless, all systems can operate the basics...