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Keep your home safe from unwanted intruders with these DIY home security projects and tips.
10 Clever Ways to Foil Porch Pirates
More than 25 million Americans have their packages stolen right from their doorsteps by porch pirates each year—don't be one of them.
10 Smart Products for Peace of Mind When You’re Home or Away
15 Ways to Fake That You Have a Home Security System and Deter Burglars
The Crazy Way Some People Try to Prevent Christmas Tree Theft
22 Inexpensive Ways to Theft-Proof Your Home
This is the First Thing You Should Do When You Move Into Your New House
Secret Hiding Places You’ve Never Thought Of
Got some cash or valuables to hide? Try one of these clever, simple ways to...
A DIY Home Security System That Will Make ADT Jealous
Save money on a home security system by installing it yourself. Here's how.
12 Best-Reviewed Home Security Cameras
All of these cameras received four or more stars on Amazon, so check them out...
20 Amazing Alexa Hacks All Homeowners Should Know
Train Amazon's Alexa to do everything from update you on your home's security system to...
50 Things in Your House That Can Kill You
Are you putting yourself at risk with these items in your house?
These 15 States Have the Highest Burglary Rates in America
The most recent FBI data shows that South Central states have the highest burglary rates...
12 Red Flags That Someone May Be Spying on Your Computer
Even if you’re not a CEO or government official, hackers may be out to...
10 Things You Can Do Every Day to Make Your Home Safer
Keeping your family and valuables safe doesn't need to be expensive or complicated. Doing these...
8 Ways to Make It Look Like You’re Home—and Fool Burglars
Any home-security expert will tell you that would-be burglars know how to spot the signs...
10 Best Home Security Devices Without Monthly Fees
Looking to boost the safety of your home without paying extra fees for monthly monitoring?...
10 Household Items That are Extremely Flammable
A substance is considered highly flammable if its ignition point is lower than 90 degrees F....
13 Sneaky Signs Your House is Being Watched
Gone are the days of burglars randomly bursting in with ski masks. Today’s criminals...
Choosing the Best Security Chain
The Family Handyman editor, Elisa Bernick, shares some tips to help you lock your stuff...
DIY Home Security Systems
Install a reliable security system in just one day. DIY home security systems will help...
How to Rekey a Door Lock
Change your own locks by removing the lock cylinder and changing the pins.
How to Install Outdoor Surveillance Cameras
How to install your own home security camera system
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Upgrade Front Door Locks With Keyless Door Locks
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How to Reinforce Doors: Entry Door and Lock Reinforcements
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Fire Pit Safety Tips Everyone Should Know
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Keeping Crooks Out: The Basics Matter Most
Small security measures are a huge deterrent. Most home break-ins aren’t the work of...