SafeHome Blog

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


Free Home Security Systems

July 13, 2018

If you are in need of a home security system, but simply don’t have the finances to make the investment, you may be seeking out free home security systems. Unfortunately, most home security systems require a…


Modern Living: A Guide for Home Automation

August 3, 2017

How does being able to actually sit at home and relax without worrying about managing your residence sound? Home automation allows you to do just that because it essentially takes care of the mundane tasks for…


The Renter’s Guide for Apartment Security

March 15, 2017

There are many factors to consider when it comes to apartment hunting and renting. Security is a big one, because you want to live in an area that is safe, yet in close proximity to convenience…


How Emergency Preparedness Helps Communities Recover Quickly

December 17, 2016

With fires blazing in the west, and hurricanes tearing through the east, communities across the nation have been hit with sudden emergencies at an increased rate recently. Such emergencies can knock the entire city off track…


Home Alone? Home Security Tips For Singles

August 11, 2016

Living alone can be fabulous, but it does raise your vulnerability to home invasion. Below are ways to help maximize home security when you’re single, widowed or otherwise on your own. First we suggest simple ways…


10 Ways to Stop Criminals from Choosing Your Home

August 1, 2016

Hardworking criminals can gain access to almost any home. Fortunately, most criminals aren’t hardworking at break-in time. Instead they look for easy marks. Read on for home security tips that can lower the odds of home…


The Best Home Security PINs

July 20, 2016

Is your home security PIN easy to guess? With four digits you have exactly 10,000 choices -- and some are stronger than others. This article suggests do’s and don’ts for personal identification numbers. Security PIN Don'ts…


Special Uses for Basic Security Sensors

July 15, 2016

Magnetic entryway sensors are simple devices packed with potential. These inexpensive two-part gadgets send alerts when their magnetic circuits are broken. Usually they guard windows and doors but the possibilities are endless! Our favorite magnetic sensors…