close-ico

SafeHome Blog

The SafeHome blog is a great resource to learn about the changes and
future of home security in the twenty-first century.

text

Burglary vs Robbery: What’s the Difference?

August 5, 2019

Picture this: Strangers broke into your neighbor’s house through a locked window, stole their valuables, and got away. Were the criminals burglars or robbers? Were your neighbors burglarized or robbed? Talking to your neighbors and friends,…

READ MORE

Home Warranties

July 16, 2019

You hear a lot these days about home warranties, with some homeowners swearing by their usefulness and others feeling a bit dissatisfied. However, as long as you read the fine print carefully, take care of your…

READ MORE

The 10 Best Dog Breeds for Home Security

July 16, 2019

How safe is your home? If it could use a security boost, adding a new furry friend to the family might be the answer. Of course, not any dog breed will do. You want a guard…

READ MORE

Window Locks

July 16, 2019

Window locks do more than keep your windows closed. They help protect against burglars, and other intruders. Windows require the right type of lock for the specific style of window to be more effective at securing…

READ MORE

How Antivirus Software Protects Digital Devices from Infections

July 16, 2019

Just as a person’s body can be infected by an illness, so too can digital systems become infected by a computer virus. Malicious attacks from hackers have the ability to slow down computers, corrupt files, degrade…

READ MORE

What Is the Dark Web and What Does it Mean for You?

July 16, 2019

In the online world, there is something that holds a myth-like place in people's minds. There are not many things left out there that are dark and mysterious, not very well-understood, and a little intimidating to…

READ MORE

What Can a Glass Break Sensor Add to Your Security System?

July 16, 2019

 Both home and business owners need to keep their property safe. The urgency of this need varies depending on the crime rate in the area you live in and how big of a target your business…

READ MORE

Prevent Damage and Save Money with Water Leak Detectors

July 16, 2019

You wouldn’t dare think of living in a house or apartment that isn’t equipped with smoke detectors. Whether through your own observations and experiences, those of your friends or family, or through scenes you’ve watched on…

READ MORE

How Effective Is a Lock Box?

July 16, 2019

You have probably seen lock boxes by the front doors of houses and apartments when visiting friends and family. You may have also noticed them placed on inside or outside doors at offices and businesses. Not…

READ MORE

Keep Track of Secret Codes with a Password Manager

July 16, 2019

The demands for passwords in the digital realm have escalated in recent years. Not too long ago, most users probably only had a few places where a secure password was required. Now, that number has grown…

READ MORE