Legality Of Home Security Cameras

Having a home security camera is a great way to protect your property and the people inside it. Having a camera on at least one external door can help you to see who is coming and going at any time,...

What Causes Carbon Monoxide In Homes

Carbon Monoxide in your home is known as the silent killer. This is because it does not have a scent and you cannot see it. Knowing this, it is important to know what can cause it so that you can...

Home Safety With Walkers: Things to Keep in Mind

If you are older or have relatives who are older living in your home, chances are you have to consider walker use when it comes to home security. Many elderly people use a walker to prevent them from walking. This...

Tribute to Tom Petty: A Protective Playlist

Tom Petty was known to be one of the most influential musicians of all time. His music, and lyrics, have invoked such a wide range of emotions in his listeners and continue to do so. His songs can be played...

Live Safer by Knowing How to Form a Neighborhood Watch

It's time to come together and start a neighborhood watch. Even if you feel safe in your neighborhood, you never know when having a neighborhood watch could save the day. Let's take a closer look at what this type of...

How to Avoid Door-to-Door Scams

This summer, thousands of 'doorknockers' will prey on neighborhoods across America. Their goal is to trick you in to switching to another home security provider, often through deceptive practices that may leave you stuck with unexpected expenses. We've put together this...

Inside Protect America’s Moving Kit

Are you moving? As we all know, moving can be incredibly stressful. Regardless of if you're moving down the street or across the country...it's still a lot to handle.  When moving to a new place, it’s important to think about...

Home Security Checklist

A ladder outside of the home, bushes that haven’t been trimmed, trees that hang too close to second floor windows, and spare keys that are hidden in obvious places — these are all examples of vulnerable areas that homeowners often...

Fire Safety Outreach for People with Disabilities

Todd is laying in bed and turned away from the bedside stand. His bed begins to vibrate, and strobe lights in the hallway and bedroom turn on and alert him of a dangerous fire situation. He grabs his glasses and...

How to Plan Your Home Fire Escape

*Ring* *Riiinnnngggg* *RIIIIINNNGGGGG* Smoke alarms in the home are chirping wildly. Sarah and Kyle throw their sheets off themselves and dash out of their bedrooms. They know they have exactly two minutes to escape from the house. They dash through...