How to Build a Home Security Camera System

Setting up your own surveillance system does not have to be a million dollar investment. So relax! You can now rest easy knowing that it is possible from keeping an eye on your property and possessions. Better yet, you might...

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...

Samsung SmartThings and ADT Created a New Home Security System: What is it Like?

ADT and Samsung SmartThings released a new Home Security System about a week ago, around the same time Ring, manufacturer of video-surveillance doorbells, announced its connected home security system, the Ring Protect. With more options sprouting up in the home...

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...

Home Security Camera vs Baby Monitor: Which Should You Get?

Many do-it-yourself home security camera systems are now being promoted as options when searching for a quality baby monitor. With product review sites insisting that most connected baby monitors are effectively just home security cameras,, it can be downright baffling...

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...

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...

How To Set Your Door Chime

Making the Most of Your System's Safety Features: Setting Your Door Chime Don’t let this valuable feature languish unused! Every homeowner should know if someone opens the door—workers, perhaps, who might let the cat out if you’re not aware of the door...

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...

ADT: How to Disable an Annoying Sensor to Access a Single Door

Door sensors are an excellent way to keep track of who is coming and going when nobody is supposed to be home. However, there are times, such as during construction or moving furniture, when you need to disable these potentially...

How To Stream Your Security Camera Footage

The security of your home is incredibly important. Purchasing security cameras for your home has become increasingly popular. Home surveillance is a great way to figure out what's going on in your house when you're not there. A security camera...