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Home Security: How to Increase Entry Door Security
Install special door and jamb reinforcement plates to keep burglars from breaking into your home. It only takes an hour.
Home Security Tips
Given the right tools and enough time, a determined thief can steal almost anything!
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Safe Home Security Tips
Keep your home and your loved ones safe—even If you don't have an expensive home security system. Our tips will help you protect…
DIY Home Security Systems
Install a dependable wireless security system and save hundreds by doing it yourself. The wireless modules are easy to install with basic…
Home Theft Protection: Secure Your Garage
Most garage burglaries can be prevented by taking a few simple steps to secure and reinforce service doors, overhead doors and windows. All the…
Install a Peephole
Make your home safer and more secure by adding a peephole in your exterior doors. You can see who’s there before you open it.
Choosing the Best Security Chain
The Family Handyman editor, Elisa Bernick, shares some tips to help you lock your stuff up and foil would-be thieves.
Monitor Your Home from Your Phone
A remotely controlled IP video camera like the VTech VC931 rounds out your home security system to provide instant video access to your home.…
Inexpensive Ways to Theft-Proof Your Home
Tips to make your home more burglar resistant without spending a fortune.
3 Places to Hide Valuables at Home
Hide valuables and personal items in plain sight with these 3 secret hiding spots almost everyone has in their home.
How to Install Outdoor Surveillance Cameras
Improve home security and your own comfort level by installing mini cameras at your doorways and other areas. Then monitor who’s there…