Top 10 Tips to Secure Your Home and Get Peace of Mind
For many people, the prospect of a home burglary seems like a remote possibility. The attitude seems to be, “Oh, that’ll never happen to me.” Unfortunately, a burglary occurs every 14.6 seconds, so the possibility of a break-in is far more likely than people realize. Billions of dollars are lost every year to home burglaries, and the financial toll is only one aspect of a break-in. The emotional and mental toll can be just as damaging as people seek to recover their peace of mind. There are a number of steps you can take to better protect your property and deter burglars from targeting your home. Our infographic lays out a comparison of secure, crime-proof homes versus unsecure, burglar-friendly homes. Taking action to secure your home could end up saving you thousands, not to mention ensuring you get a better night’s sleep.