Home Security

Keep your home safe from unwanted intruders with these DIY home security projects and tips.

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  • Safe Home Security Tips

  • Keep your home and your loved ones safe—even If you don't have an expensive home security system. Our tips will help you protect…

  • Garage Security Tips

  • Garage doors are traditionally weak links in garage security, giving thieves easy access to your home. Use these tips to burglar-proof your…

  • DIY Security System

  • Install a dependable wireless security system and save hundreds by doing it yourself. The wireless modules are easy to install with basic tools.…

  • Install a Peephole

  • Make your home safer and more secure by adding a peephole in your exterior doors. You can see who’s there before you open it.

  • 20 Secret Hiding Places

  • Got some cash or valuables to hide? Try one of these clever, simple ways to hide those items from all but the smartest, most determined crooks.

  • Replace a Peephole With a Door Viewer

  • Tiny front door peepholes don’t show much, especially if you have poor vision. Get a fuller view with a large in-door viewer that creates an…

  • Finger-Scan Entry Locks

  • Biometric keyless locks let you unlock or lock your entry door with just a quick scan of your fingerprint— the perfect solution for anyone…

  • How to Stop Thieves

  • Thieves look for easy pickings; these tips will show you how to stop thieves from stealing trailers, motorcycles, ladders and equipment from…

  • How to Rekey a Door Lock

  • Learn to rekey your entry and deadbolt locks like a pro, and at a fraction of the cost, using a rekeying kit. Instead of calling a locksmith…

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