Home Security Blog

You might be sleeping, doing laundry in the basement, or simply watching TV, and you may accidentally walk into a burglar at work. The burglar may be just as surprised to see you as you are to see him. The Associated Press reports that "Snohomish...

Robert Siciliano

April 25, 2013

It doesn't matter where, when or to whom-a burglar will go where there is easy access and easy money, or goods to be resold. One favorite target of criminals is houses of worship, which often have audio equipment and cash-filled collection boxes o...

Robert Siciliano

April 23, 2013

For over 20 years Robert Siciliano has been researching and keeping in tune with all aspects of security by staying on top of what is new and ahead of what is next at all times. His purpose is to inform and educate you to avoid becoming a statisti...

Chase Sagum

April 18, 2013

Who: Steve Jobs - Co-founder of Apple Inc. When: August 2012 The Story: An intruder walked into Steve's home when it was being renovated and no one was there. What: $60,000 worth of jewelry, his ID, 3 iPods, 3 iPads, 1 Apple television box, 2 iPho...

Amber Singh

April 18, 2013

The Boston Marathon of 2013 will go down in history as one of the most infamous events of this century. Our hearts, thoughts, and prayers extend to all affected by the terrible tragedy that took place on April 15th. Cities across the nation are no...

Bryan Lovgren

April 16, 2013

Cameras 1. Invest in night vision cameras 2. A burglar will always check for house cameras 3. Baby monitors act as another form of home security systems 4. A smoke detector can be mistaken for a hidden camera 5. Wireless cameras are more effecti...

Amber Singh

April 11, 2013

Among all of the stress you have to undergo when becoming a new homeowner, you can't forget to put security in your home as a priority. Add these things to your checklist of things to do, and start your stay at your new home feeling safe and ready...

Amber Singh

April 09, 2013

Pleasant Grove, Utah (PRWEB) April 03, 2013 The BestHomeSecurityCompanys.com (BHSC) expert review team has set out to review each home security monitoring center (central stations) in an effort to help consumers better understand their alarm cont...

Bryan Lovgren

April 03, 2013

Protect America, Inc., the leading provider of wireless home alarm systems in the U.S., has been named the number one home security company by BestHomeSecurityCompanys.com. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) March 27, 2013 The ratings website, which reviews ...

Chase Sagum

March 28, 2013

BestHomeSecurityCompanys.com (BHSC) launches a new consumer reviews platform specifically tailored for the Home Security and Monitoring Industry. Pleasant Grove, UT (PRWEB) March 28, 2013 The growth of the home security systems industry over the...

Chase Sagum

March 28, 2013

Residential burglar Anthony Ferguson talks candidly about his career as a thief and his strategy for breaking into over 600 homes in Charlotte. 1. Cover Anthony describes his first strategy by looking for cover. High fences and tall shrubs were k...

Bryan Lovgren

March 18, 2013

Studies show that almost 80 percent of burglars use social media to help target their next location . These burglars are using Twitter, Foursquare, Facebook, Google Street View, Geolocation and more to find out where you are, how long you'll be an...

Amber Singh

March 12, 2013

There are small, everyday things we can do to make our home safer 24/7 that we just don't do. Burglars are attracted to easy targeted houses that don't things such as turn outside lights on. If you're tight on a budget and still want to take actio...

Amber Singh

March 05, 2013

Your home is the place you go to relax, feel safe and spend time with your family. Whether you own your home or rent, you should be protected. Not all of us are Tom Brady; we cannot have a moat outside our home. However, with modern advanceme...

Bryan Lovgren

March 01, 2013

Whether you are a homeowner or a tenant, you want to keep your home safe and secure. As a tenant, you may think that your options for installing home security in your rented property are limited, but this is increasingly not the case. Game-changin...

Bryan Lovgren

February 27, 2013

When most people think of home security systems, they may immediately think of outdated systems which required a lot of time, money and hassle in order to set up and properly use. Some people may even be put off from purchasing a system for just t...

Bryan Lovgren

February 27, 2013

It is important not to allow yourself to be lulled into complacency regarding the security of your home. Protecting your home is a multifaceted task, and often people are not as protected as they think they are. Home security systems are an excell...

Bryan Lovgren

February 19, 2013

Would you pay 50 cents a day to keep your home safe? The answer to this question seems obvious, but the number of people without a home security system is disturbingly high. Crime happens everywhere, which is why paying less than half a dollar per...

Bryan Lovgren

February 14, 2013

Women have different security concerns than men. Certain crimes, like rape, are far more likely to happen to women than men. Single parent households are still more likely to have a female head of household. Women tend to live longer than men do,...

Bryan Lovgren

February 12, 2013

If you're paranoid about the chance of a burglar breaking into your house, you may be correct in your worries.According to the State Farm Insurance Company, someone illegally enters a home every 15 seconds and steals an average of over $1500 worth...

Bryan Lovgren

February 07, 2013

Home security systems and the companies that maintain them are dedicated to protecting homes, families, and the valuables inside. Home security essentials include monitoring systems, burglar alarms, sensors, security cameras, and motion sensors....

Bryan Lovgren

February 05, 2013

Like most people, you rely on a home security system to protect property, personal belongings and family. However, it takes a lot of time and planning to design a security system that covers and protects certain areas of your home. For instance, ...

Bryan Lovgren

January 28, 2013

Home security is a subject of vital importance to home owners everywhere. Generally, it involves not only the safeguarding of valuables, but more importantly the safety of family members and loved ones. While home security systems have typically ...

Bryan Lovgren

January 25, 2013

Push and pull marketing strategies are two discrete methods used to advertise services and products to a target group or market. Each strategy comes with its own unique benefits that help boost the sales of a home security company. Home secu...

Bryan Lovgren

January 22, 2013

Advancements in technology have changed the home security game forever. For decades home security systems were limited solely to homes and businesses because of installation methods and procedures. Now, several premiere home security agencies offe...

Bryan Lovgren

January 22, 2013

Contrary to popular opinion, most burglaries occur during the day, between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., when homeowners are usually at work. The average loss incurred from this invasive crime is $1,675; furthermore, one out of six homes is predicte...

Bryan Lovgren

January 18, 2013

What is a Gated Community? Gated communities are growing more and more popular by the year, according to the IFPO. Residents of gated communities feel safer inside a walled fortress protected by manned or unmanned gates with only a few points of e...

Bryan Lovgren

January 15, 2013

A home security system is simply a series of sensors installed on windows and doors that connect to a master control panel. The system includes a digital keyboard that links to the control panel and arm and disarm the system. Most security syste...

Bryan Lovgren

January 14, 2013

Your home is your castle, where you should feel safe, secure and free from all danger. And for the most part, homes are exactly that. Yet, home invasions happen. In 2011, there were more than 9 million property crimes reported in the United Stat...

Bryan Lovgren

January 11, 2013

With the rise in burglaries and crime, home protection and security has become a growing concern. If you are in the market for a home security system there are many systems that are available for you to select from. Regardless of what you are loo...

Bryan Lovgren

January 08, 2013