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The Best Home Safes to Protect Your Valuables

The Best Home Safes to Protect Your Valuables

Home security systems help keep your home safe day to day. But home safes can be your last line of defense against burglars (or nosy kids). These safes are a secure place to keep irreplaceable items like sensitive documents, expensive jewelry, and firearms in case of theft, fire, or flood. Ahead, we’re looking at the best home safes for different needs, from fireproof safes to hidden safes.

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Do Fake Security Cameras Work?

Do Fake Security Cameras Work?

When you’re on a tight budget, getting a reliable security camera may not seem realistic. That’s where dummy security cameras come in. Like genuine security cameras, they can affordably deter would-be trespassers—as long as they look the part.

While we don’t recommend relying on fake security cameras (more on that below), they can be a better deterrent than nothing.

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How Long Are Car Seats Good for Before They Expire?

How Long Are Car Seats Good for Before They Expire?

Depending on the brand and model, car seats are good for six to 10 years from the date of manufacture. Expect the majority of car seats—even the best ones—to expire after about six years. Those made with steel-reinforced frames can last up to 10.

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What is the Best Car Seat? Chicco vs. Britax vs. Graco

What is the Best Car Seat? Chicco vs. Britax vs. Graco

Fortunately, every car seat on the market has to pass the same safety-testing standards, so they can all keep your child safe in a crash. All you have to do is figure out what works best for you: do you need an infant car seat you can attach to a stroller? Or do you need a convertible car seat that will last from your baby’s first steps to their first football game? Ahead, we’re looking at the top-rated car seats for your child’s safety.

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Ring Doorbell Showdown: Ring vs. Ring 2

Ring Doorbell Showdown: Ring vs. Ring 2

Ring is one of the most prominent players among video doorbell companies. Its solid lineup meets the needs of most homeowners, regardless of the budget. Of Ring’s products, the outstanding Ring Video Doorbell 2 and its predecessor, the budget-friendly Ring Video Doorbell, are excellent choices if you’re not sure what you need in a video doorbell.

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2019’s Best Ring Compatible Devices

2019’s Best Ring Compatible Devices

Ring is best known for its stylish smart doorbells, but the Amazon-owned smart home and home security company offers smart lights, security cameras, and more. And though Ring has limited third-party compatibility—you won’t be able to set the smart lights in your foyer to turn on when someone presses your Ring doorbell—its products are compatible with some Z-Wave devices.

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Canary Security Review: All-in-One, View, and Flex

Canary Security Review: All-in-One, View, and Flex

With Canary’s self-monitored home security cameras, you can receive motion alerts and monitor your home from the live video feed. The All-in-One camera also monitors the climate in your home to alert you to emergencies like fire—something we’ve not seen before.

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2019 Google Home Smart Speaker Review

2019 Google Home Smart Speaker Review

Google’s the master of the online search, but is the brand also the master of smart speakers? One thing’s for certain: the Google Home smart speakers are competitive products. Keep reading this Google Home review to learn how the speakers differ, what you can do with them, how they compare to Amazon Echos, and whether Google Home is the perfect fit for your smart home.

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Best Tasers & Stun Guns for Self-Defense

Best Tasers & Stun Guns for Self-Defense

So you’ve decided you’d like to get a stun gun or Taser, but which is best for your comfort level and needs? Did you think they were the same thing? That’s a common misconception but stun guns and Tasers are actually two separate electroshock weapons. We’ve chosen four categories to review and have come up with the best stun guns and Tasers for each category…

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Best Smart Garage Door Openers and Controllers for Your Home

Best Smart Garage Door Openers and Controllers for Your Home

Adding a smart garage door controller to your garage is a great way to add security features to a key point of entry in your home. With a smart controller, you can always know when your garage door has been opened and make sure it stays closed while you’re away. Read on for our top best garage door openers to create your own smart garage.

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