Anti-burglary burglar alarms & home security prevention tips

If you think you could never be a victim of home burglary because things like that don’t happen in your neighborhood. . . think again! Home burglary can happen in any neighborhood. Statistics show homes without security alarm systems are about 3 times more likely to be broken into than homes with a burglar alarm installation. ?Many people don’t realize how vulnerable they are in their own home until it’s too late.

Burglary Prevention Tips

The key to preventing burglary is knowledge. By having a home security alarm system installed you are less likely to be the victim of theft. Here are some ways to help protect your property and assets

Close all windows and doors and keep them locked.

Home burglars are opportunist.  Leaving a door or window open makes it easier for them to enter your house.

Secure sliding glass doors with a metal rod or something sturdy in the track.

Installing vertical bolts will also help prevent burglars from forcing the door open or lifting it off the track.

Always lock the door to an attached garage.

Don’t rely on your automatic garage door opener for security.

Keep the perimeter of your property well lit.

Installing low voltage outdoor lighting is a cost-effective way to discourage intruders, as well as highlight a house. Outdoor motion sensors, which can activate your burglar alarm, or lighting may also be a good idea.

Never leave clues that you are away on a trip.

Ask a neighbor to park in your driveway or in front of your home. Keep some shades and blinds up and curtains open to make it look like someone is at home.

Create the illusion that you are home. Using timers on lights, radios and TV’s. ?Making your residence appear occupied, even when no one is there, will deter thieves.

Never leave a message on your answering machine telling people you aren’t around.

Keep your bushes and trees well trimmed away from entrances and walkways. Hedges provide a hiding place for burglars who need only a minute to break in through a window or door.

Organize a community watch program with your neighbors to protect your neighborhood.

Installing a home burglar alarm system to make your home less attractive to burglars.

Protect your family and assets from burglary now by Requesting more information from our infrared home security alarm system adviser.

Infrared Security Consultants has over 15 years of repairs, installation and maintaining security systems including High definition “HD” MegaPixel ip cctv cameras, infrared night cameras, Wireless burglar alarms and security alarm equipment, Video Access control, Intercoms, perimeter security infrared beams and intruder motion detection sensors to control a PTZ cctv camera, hidden covert spy camera rental and hire.

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