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Keep your home safe from unwanted intruders with these DIY home security projects and tips.
Secret Hiding Places You’ve Never Thought Of
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.
Here’s How to Find the Best Home Security System
How to Install the Ring Pathlights
How to Install the Ring Video Doorbell 2
The Safest Smart Doorbells for Your Home
What Makes Home Security Companies Worth It?
10 Best Home Security Devices Without Monthly Fees
Looking to boost the safety of your home without paying extra fees for monthly monitoring?...
13 Sneaky Signs Your House is Being Watched
Gone are the days of burglars randomly bursting in with ski masks. Today’s criminals...
How Doggy Doors Are Making Your Home Vulnerable
There are no bones about it: Doggy doors can put your home at risk for...
12 Everyday Things That Pose Huge Security Risks
Unfortunately, in today's super-connected world, your personal information is at a higher risk than ever....
14 Things Smart Homeowners Do Before Going on Vacation
From burglars to water damage, ensure you return to a safe and secure property by...
Find the Best Smart Home Camera for You
Whether you want a weatherproof smart home camera or one to detect accidents, like someone...
Ring Video Doorbell 2 Review
Is the Ring Doorbell 2 and its accompanying accessories right for you and your family? Here's...
Home Safety Tips Kids Should Know If They’re Home Alone
Whether you're leaving your child home alone for just a few minutes while you run...
50 Things in Your House That Can Kill You
Are you putting yourself at risk with these items in your house?
How to Find the Best Smart Locks for Your Home
Adding a smart lock gives a sense of security and enables other automations.
How to Install Outdoor Surveillance Cameras
How to install your own home security camera system
How to Reinforce Door With Knob Reinforcer
Wrap-around metal plates strengthen exterior doors against break-ins.
How to Install a Peephole in a Door
Get better home security in 15 minutes or less by installing a door peephole.
How to Reinforce Doors: Entry Door and Lock Reinforcements
Three simple upgrades to improve door security
Home Theft Protection: Secure Your Garage
Keep the bad guys out with these inexpensive but very effective fixes
Upgrade Front Door Locks With Keyless Door Locks
An electronic keypad entry system solves all those missing key problems
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How to Rekey a Door Lock
Change your own locks by removing the lock cylinder and changing the pins.
Replace a Peephole With a Door Viewer
Get a clearer picture of whoever is knocking at the door
22 Inexpensive Ways to Theft-Proof Your Home
You don’t need to spend a fortune to keep burglars at bay. Here are...
DIY Simple Window Locks to Keep Your Home Safe
The latches on most double hung windows are no match for a burglar with a...