The Best Door Jamb Reinforcements 2018

Best Door Frame Reinforcement 2018

The goal of this post is to help you select the best door jamb reinforcement for your home. To do that I will review the many do-it-yourself products that are available claiming to actually do just that. We’ve noted before that the best door security is found in a reinforced door frame. This is something…

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My 7 Point Review – Simplisafe Alarm System

7 point review simplisafe alarm systems

Home security systems can be so nice. Whether we are talking about high-end systems that will let you know your basement is flooding while you are on vacation, or modest systems that simply notify you that your door has been opened, we have come a long way. My 7 Point Review: SimpliSafe Alarm System, has been…

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The Best Door Locks – HOME SECURITY

Best door lock home security

With the understanding that the lockset is what keeps the doorway secure, and not just the lock, we turn to the subject: The Best Door Locks – Home Security? In this article we will discuss: What is the American National Standards Institute? What is the ANSI/BHMA grading system? What is a lockset? Why is a…

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What is Essential for Home Security?

What is essential for home security

In this post, we are pointing out and prioritizing those things that are essential for home security: 1. So you can truly secure your family and treasure. 2. So you can navigate through the massive ad campaigns that tend to “sell the sizzle,” rather than the steak. Home security can be broken down into three…

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Stop 64% of the burglars with home door security devices!

Home door security devices

Just like every home needs a door. And every entry door needs a deadbolt. All deadbolts need home door security devices. In this post, I’m going to walk you through the smoke-and-mirrors of this multi-billion dollar industry so you can save money, and sleep at night knowing your doors are secure. The issue is that…

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One of the most inexpensive home security camera systems

Inexpensive home security camera systems

If you are a do-it-yourself’er that is looking for ways to increase the security of your home, I have found just the thing. This is one of the most inexpensive home security camera systems you can put together yourself. Maybe you want to monitor your entryways? Or maybe you need to keep an eye on…

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Should you buy Dummy Outdoor Security Cameras?

Dummy outdoor security Cameras

As you address your home security needs, you are likely to come across dummy outdoor security cameras. Are they a good option for you? I will help you try and answer that by looking at: Addressing our Security Strategy Focusing on Defense Understanding Deterrents Considering Detection Security strategy As we’ve discussed, home security is about defense, deterrence,…

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Do Alarms make home more secure?

Do alarms make home more secure?

HOME – the place in which one’s domestic affections are centered. The idea is for this place to be secure, isn’t it? And when we partner with a security company, we believe it’s because they make home more secure. Or we wouldn’t be giving them our hard earned money, would we? So the question is,…

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DIY Home Security Products – Hardening the weak points

DIY Home Security Products

If we are going to make our home secure, then we’ve got to: 1) Know the mind of the would-be intruder. 2) Identify and understand the weak points in the modern home. 3) Find and obtain the best available products. Using these DIY home security products, we will be able to reinforce known security deficiencies…

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6 Home Security Facts – And a whole lot more!

Home security facts

When it comes to being safe from intruders, it’s vital that you get the home security facts. Being uninformed is how we get taken advantage of in the market place and end up being unprepared for what can turn out to be one of the most traumatic days of our lives; the day our home…

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