Tag: Resource

Home Security Systems Cost Comparison

Home Security Systems Cost Comparison

See our side-by-side cost comparison table of monthly fees, installation fees, and equipment costs across top-ranked home security companies.

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Do Fake Security Signs Work?

Do Fake Security Signs Work?

As you shop for a security system, you’re likely to experience sticker shock at least once. This might lead you to think: “I’ll just buy a home security sign and some stickers for a few bucks so burglars think I have a security system.” Is it really that easy?

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How to Install Security Cameras and Hide Wires

How to Install Security Cameras and Hide Wires

The process of installing a security camera depends on what type of camera you have and whether you want to do a bit of surveillance inside or outside of your home. But the basics are the same. Read on for tips on installing wired and wireless cameras and the best ways to hide cords.

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Halloween Safety Tips: Don’t Get Spooked Out

Halloween Safety Tips: Don’t Get Spooked Out

Halloween’s a time for harmless tricks and tasty treats. But when you have a bunch of people, mostly kids, running around the neighborhood in the dark—well, there are some risks. Let’s talk about some tips to make your Halloween festivities delightful but not too frightful.

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What To Do If Someone Breaks into Your House

What To Do If Someone Breaks into Your House

Break-ins can take a major physical and emotional toll. But the best way to put your life and home back in order is to act decisively. Here’s a quick list of steps to take after a break-in.

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What Do I Do If I’m Locked Out of My House?

What Do I Do If I’m Locked Out of My House?

If you find that you’re stuck outside because you’ve forgotten the most crucial part of your keys-phone-wallet check, don’t panic. Chances are, you’ll be able to get inside before the next episode of your favorite show autoplays on Netflix.

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Signs of a Stalker: Are You Being Followed?

Signs of a Stalker: Are You Being Followed?

The idea of “stalking” someone in this age of 24/7 information access has become somewhat of an inside joke among many of us. We’ve all heard someone say, “I Facebook stalked him!” or “I didn’t mean to stalk you but I saw your post about your trip to Vegas…” But the truth is, true stalkers can make your life a living hell; stalking is scary, it’s dangerous and in many cases, illegal…

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Home Security System Cancellation Policies

Home Security System Cancellation Policies

No one goes into a security contract expecting to cancel, but life happens and cancellation is sometimes necessary. And a lot of home security companies aren’t known for making their cancellation policies easy to find (after all, they don’t really want you to cancel). That’s why we’ve dug in and researched the cancellation policies of some of the top home security companies in the nation…

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Sex Offenders Near You: Stats and Resources for 2019

Sex Offenders Near You: Stats and Resources for 2019

Concerned about sex offenders in your neighborhood?

It’s incredibly unlikely that a stranger will directly target you or your family, but knowing more about criminals in your area can help you make smart decisions and protect your loved ones…

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Best Self Defense Weapons for Non-Lethal Protection

Best Self Defense Weapons for Non-Lethal Protection

Nobody wants to be the victim of an attack. It’s not like we walk to our cars after work hoping to get mugged in a dark alleyway, but unfortunately, many of us grow up hearing that we’re constantly in danger of being victimized. But have you ever stopped to think what you’d actually do if you found yourself in a threatening situation? Do you know how to defend yourself…

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