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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 yourself with inexpensive, easy-to-install devices.

Know who's there

Protect your mail

Install a small safe

Add inexpensive door and window alarms

Put motion detector lighting anywhere

Secure patio doors

Reinforce your entry door strike plate

Beef up your wooden garage entry door

Shred papers to protect your identity

Pick-proof your dead bolt

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March 07, 3:53 PM [GMT -5]

I have found that post-it notes work great when I'm on the road. Just stick one up in front of the room door peep hole for instant privacy.

February 07, 11:42 PM [GMT -5]

A peephole is important for your safety but you can't stop there. A criminal with a reverse peephole viewer can see into your home through the peephole from the outside. For added security it is important to install a cover on the inside of the door to block the use of reverse door viewers. A good source for peephole covers is www.secureaview.com.

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