How Are Home Security Cameras Powered?

Purchasing your security camera is only half the equation. The other, and perhaps, more important part, is making sure your device is powered in such a way that it will function the way it is supposed to. In this post,...

How To Draw A Fire Escape Plan

Your fire escape plan is something you'll need to prepare ahead of time before disaster strikes, as it is an established fact that most blazes will occur between midnight and six in the morning. It is unlikely that you will have...

What Is Internet Stalking? A Guide

With social media apps and mobile messaging all the rage these days, it's no surprise that people are spending more of their time online. With more time spent online, however, comes an increased risk of Internet stalking. The latest tools...

Home Safety For A Toddler: The Essentials

They are naturally curious, unaware when it comes to danger, and ready to take on the world. The toddler. When a toddler is inhabiting a home with their caretaker(s), there is a need for security procedures to ensure they are as...

How To Install Burglar Bars For Your Home

You’re home alone.  Suddenly, you hear a noise outside your kitchen window. Is it your neighborhood cat on its nightly prowl or is it another, more dangerous, prowler? More than likely, it's nothing to be alarmed over. You'll still ask...

Home Security For Dementia Patients

When a loved one has dementia or Alzheimer’s, if you're a caretaker, you need to prepare for a wide range of occurrences or events. People impacted by these diseases don’t always react or behave the way we expect them to,...

How To Test For Carbon Monoxide In Your Home

There may be a killer lurking in your home, as you read this. You can’t see them, they don’t have an odor and, depending on their length of stay, you may already be affected by their presence. This isn’t a...

5 Tips to Keep Your Car from Being Stolen

For motorists concerned about car theft, there’s good news. Auto heists have grown increasingly rare, thanks to significant advances in anti-theft technology in recent decades. Car theft “is half the problem it was in 1991,” says Frank Scafidi, director of...

How To Burglar Proof French Doors

The methods you would normally use to keep your home protected will need to be somewhat modified when you are working with French doors. This is especially important, as the point of entry that is accessed second most often by...

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....