Candle Safety Tips For Valentine’s Day & Every Day
The romantic glow of a candlelit room can generate more heat than light – unless the candles start an actual fire. Even if you’re careful with your candles, there’s still a chance that sparks will fly. These candle safety tips will help you heat up your relationship without burning down your house.
How To Fight Off A Burglar
Like many crimes, burglary doesn’t seem that serious – until it happens to you. Having someone break into your home and steal your stuff while you’re away is bad enough. What would you do if it happened while you were at home? Here are true tales of people who figured out how to fight off a burglar – and win!
Holiday Safety Tips – At Home & Away From Home
The holidays are a “season to be jolly” and a time when people let their guard down. This means that, for thieves, the holidays are a “season to steal.” In some areas, December is the peak month for burglaries, so use these holiday safety tips to keep your gifts and your family safe.
Flood Sensors: Stop A Leak From Becoming A Flood
Some floods are huge events that send cars and houses floating away. That happened just recently in Louisiana when areas of the state got a year’s worth of rain in just a few days. It never rains in your apartment (we hope), but water could still pour from a broken pipe, washing machine hose, or even an overflowing toilet. While not a national disaster, a water leak can still be a huge hassle that costs you time and money. Learn how flood sensors can help protect your property.
How and Where to Place Door Sensors
Door and window sensors are the workhorses of your home security system. They monitor who’s coming, who’s going, and when. Learn how and where to place door sensors so you can thwart burglars and keep your home safe.
How Burglars Case Your House. Four Scams To Watch For
Those “dumb criminal” stories are good for a laugh, but smart burglars (who don’t get caught) aren’t funny at all. A burglary happens roughly every 15 seconds in the US, and most go unsolved. Knowledge is power: learn how burglars case your house.
Pokémon Go Safety Tips: Avoid Real World Monsters While You Hunt Virtual Ones
The Pokémon Go augmented reality game has lured gamers out of their living rooms and into neighborhoods, parks, and museums. Unwary players have also ended up in police stations, dangerous intersections, private property, and emergency rooms. Unlucky players have been shot at, robbed, and assaulted. Don’t be one of them.
The Secret Life of Pets – Caught On Camera
What does your pet do all day – or all evening – when you’re gone? A home security camera can tell you. They’ve caught dogs and cats doing everything from opening the fridge for a snack to attacking intruders. Here’s a glimpse into the secret lives of pets.