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Burglary Prevention Tips

According to the FBI, burglars break in to a home or apartment once every 15 seconds. The risk that a burglary could happen to you is very real, no matter where you live.  Fortunately, it’s not difficult to improve your home to prevent a burglary.

Your home’s security is only as good as its...

Electric Lighting

Earlier this month I had the pleasure of attending the International Consumer Electronics Show, the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow. It takes place every year in Las Vegas, and what happens at this show definitely does not stay in Vegas. Many groundbreaking gadgets that have gone...

Building and Remodeling

Outdoor lighting is an easy, and cost effective, way to give your home a signature look. No longer just for safety and security, outdoor lighting, when installed properly, is the way to create today’s ‘lightscaping’. With so much to choose from, it is simple to get designer-quality effects...

Home Safety

Are you safeguarding your prescription medicines at home?  If you’re a parent, you should know that prescription drugs are the most abused drugs in America other than marijuana.

The America Medicine Chest Challenge (AMCC) is a public health initiative to raise awareness about the dangers of...

Seasons

Put your mind at ease for holiday home safety with the Schlage Touchscreen Deadbolt. Schlage’s strongest lock to date, it comes fully loaded with convenient security features so you never have to worry about misplacing, losing or forgetting your house keys.

The Touchscreen Deadbolt is the...

Pruning and Trimming

Home security is an important part of any trip plan, whether you're preparing for a weekend getaway or an extended vacation. Summer is a hot season for home burglaries, with break-ins typically peaking in July and August.

Besides being protected against burglary, mechanical problems can...