How To Be Ready for Disaster: 5 Beginning Steps

Over the years disaster preparedness has emerged as an important topic as awareness of potential dangers associated with natural disasters, terrorist attacks, and other unanticipated events are raised. This has led many people to think about disaster preparedness, however, many don’t...

How to Burglar Proof a Door: A Guide

The best defense for your home is a good offense. This means that you need to be prepared at the weak spots on your home — namely, your doors and windows. In the guide below, we will discuss how you...

Burglar to The Stars: Who Was He?

One of the most notorious thieves in the U.S., Blane Nordahl, a.k.a. the “burglar to the stars”, began his life of crime in the1980s. Until recent years he victimized numerous homeowners, targeting ritzy and glamorous homes on the U.S. east coast...

Why Is My Smoke Detector Beeping?

Smoke detectors beep for two primary reasons: to indicate that they’re working properly during a test and because they are in need of a new battery. Beeping During Testing Most smoke detectors have a test button located on the front...

Home Safety For Patients Receiving Chemotherapy

When patients are receiving chemotherapy, there is a wide range of side effects that can occur. Because chemotherapy drugs are so toxic, the treatments come with a number of risks that can occur in the home after each course of...

Home Safety With Oxygen Use: a Complete Resource

A doctor may prescribe supplemental oxygen for respiratory disorders such as Pulmonary Fibrosis or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Utilizing oxygen for chronic cases is a useful tool to keep on hand. When used correctly, oxygen is safe and effective...

5 Cases Where a Burglar Sued a Homeowner

Every day life can be a struggle, but you never really expect to be burglarlized or robbed, even on a bad day. What you really do not expect, however, is to be robbed or burglarized and then sued once you...

Who Invented The Burglar Alarm?

Before burglar alarms, what did people do to protect their homes from danger? In today’s digital world the sound of an alarm system comforts many private homes and businesses around the world, but who invented it? Thousands of years ago,...

Security Systems For Churches: What are Your Options?

While a church is a place of worship and praise, it's also a huge target for criminals. Think about it: it's quiet, unsuspecting, and filled with valuable items. Learn how to protect your church by reading this guide of the top security systems for...

What is the Definition of Burglary?

According to statistics from the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation report on property crimes as part of the legacy Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program, there were about 8 million property crimes reported in 2016. Of those nearly 8 million...