Home Security Companies
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There are many home security companies, like ADT, Guardian, Monitronics, Protection One, etc. Be sure to compare them before taking a decision. Do business with an established monitoring company and check references before signing a contract.
Some home security stats:
- According to the FBI, in the United States in 2008, there were an estimated 2,222,196 burglaries — an increase of 2.0% when compared with 2007 data.
- Victims of burglary offenses suffered an estimated $4.6 billion in lost property in 2008; overall, the average dollar loss per burglary offense was $2,079.
- Burglaries of residential properties accounted for 70.3% of all burglary offenses.
We don't want to scary you, just show that burglaries are more common than you may think.
Increasing the level of security of your home is crucial if you want to avoid burglaries and provide safety to your family. The following are some websites offering home security related services and products: www.HomeSecurityFamily.com and Shoeburyness - Bairstow Eves.
We also provide a section with articles and tips that may help you in keeping a secure environment for your home, family and business.
Home Security Articles
LifeShield Security asks, a police officer answers To be sure that its system technology and product offerings remain on the cutting edge of the home security industry, LifeShield keeps an open dialogue with police officers across the country.
Weighing the Value of a Home Security System PEOPLE may be surprised to learn that when they most need their security system to protect their house, they oftentimes cannot rely on it.
Secure Your Home Without Breaking the Bank According to burglary experts Matt Johnston and Jon Douglas Rainey, hosts of It Takes a Thief, most homes are cased from the outside. Seasoned thieves know what to look for and focus on being able to get in and out of a home quickly, quietly and without being seen. There are a variety of affordable options, all of which help deter thieves and add security and safety to your home.
Do-it-yourself home security system not best option Article about home security and do-it-yourself home security systems.
Solar Panel Security Solar panels are valuable and unfortunately the more unscrupulous in our society are realizing that too.
What to Look For When Purchasing a Home Alarm System? Home alarm systems are available with various levels of technology, quality and a wide range of prices.
Dog Motion Detector My bark is much worse than my bite!
DIY Home Security Tips This article provides common sense tips and simple to follow ideas to help you protect your home from burglaries.
Anti-Thief-Intruder Measures You can secure your family's safety by following some anti-thief-intruder measures.
Personal Security Awareness
It is a sad commentary on our society that we should even have to worry about our own personal security. Unfortunately there really are people who watch our every move, just to see if we will let our guard down, even for a moment, that is when they will make their move.
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Home Security News
Home Security Store Presents Crowd Control, Flash Mobs and Your Safety: How to Stay Safe in Public Spaces During an Emergency (Oct 18, 2012)
Home alarm systems should be checked to make sure they work (Oct 3, 2012)
Having a home alarm and security system is an important safeguard, but assuming that it is doing everything you expect all the time can be misleading.
BBB Watch: Home security systems (Sep 26, 2012)
The Better Business Bureau is advising homeowners who are looking to install a home security system to do research first.
Decrease in Residential Crime Scientifically Linked to Home Security Systems (May 7, 2010)
A comprehensive study of five years of statistics by researches at the Rutgers University School of Criminal Justice (SCJ) in Newark found that residential burglar alarm systems decrease crime.
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