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John is a shrewd consumer who writes about personal finance, home technology and home security topics.

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Are Wood or Vinyl Shutters Better?

When it comes to choosing interior window treatments, you will have many options to consider. One of which is the material your window treatments are made out of. For example, if you decide to ..
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Tops For Security During Vacation

Spring break is coming up soon and you might be heading to somewhere exotic to get away from your mundane life. If you are planning such a vacation, you will want to make sure that you really can ..
(April 01, 2013)
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More Tips for Crime Prevention

Preventing crime does not have to be an expensive job. Sure, you can spend a lot of money on a home security system, which will certainly help lower your odds of becoming the victim of a burglary. ..
(April 01, 2013)
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Distraction Burglary is on the Rise

Homeowners are getting smarter all the time at deterring burglars. They are installing home security systems, beefing up the locks on their doors and putting up security lighting around their ..
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Computers are a Home Security Threat

Computers have become a way of life. Nearly everyone owns one or uses one at some point during the day. People use computers for work and for play, to shop and to research. Most people simply ..
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Tires and Home Security: an Unlikely Pair

So, you’re probably wondering why tires and home security are mentioned in the title of this article. At first glance, you most likely think they have absolutely nothing in common. If you think .
(March 05, 2013)
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Security Systems are for Everyone

Not too long ago, only wealthy homeowners could afford to have a home security system in their houses. The equipment alone was more than most middle income families could afford. Monitoring costs ..
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Pets and Home Security Systems

One of the biggest concerns homeowners have about installing home security systems is their pets. They are worried that their dogs or cats will constantly trip the alarm, causing false alarms and ..
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More Basic Home Security Devices

Whenever you want to make a major purchase, it is to your benefit to immerse yourself in the industry. Knowing what devices are called and what components are available to you can help you be a ..
(March 04, 2013)
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Prepare Your Home Alone Kids

These days, it is getting more and more common for kids to be home alone after school for a period of time before their parents arrive home from work. In some places of the country, 56 percent of all .
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Make a Modern Statement with Window Coverings

Using modern window treatments is not something you will regret doing in a few years. Modern window treatments are here to stay as a way to complement the contemporary décor themes that are ..
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Exotic Window Treatments for a Unique Décor

If you really want to make a bold statement in one or more of your rooms, you might consider installing exotic window treatments. Of course, you are going to pay more for the exotic nature of these ..
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Are You Home Security Smart?

Even if you are the smartest person in the world in your occupation or field of study, you might not be very smart when it comes to home security. Unfortunately, some of the most intelligent people ..
(February 17, 2013)
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Aggressive Thieves: A More Difficult Type of Criminal

A passive thief can be stopped by simply taking some basic common sense steps to protect your home and property. For example, if you lock your doors and windows, pick up your mail and newspapers ..
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Keeping Your Kitchen Blinds Clean: A Tricky Proposition

Kitchen windows are one of the most difficult types of windows to cover. First, you have to find a material that can stand up to the various elements it will be exposed to in a kitchen, such as ..
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Make Your Doors Safer for Better Home Security

Many homeowners believe that once they install a home security system in their homes, they are finished with home security. They think that their home security system will now prevent them from ever ..
(February 01, 2013)
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Common Sense For Burglary Prevention

You never really get over the invasion of privacy and fear that go hand-in-hand with a burglary. Once your home has been compromised and someone unknown has entered your house to steal what ..
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Inspect Your Home for Security Lapses

No matter what kind of home security system you currently have in place in your house, you can probably benefit from getting your home inspected for security lapses. All you need to do is ask ..
(January 04, 2013)
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Tips For Warm Weather Security

When the weather starts turning warm, it can be easy to let your defenses down and start opening windows to let in a breeze, just to cool you off. You might leave your security door open and have ..
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How To Keep Your Child Safe

When you have children, your priorities change. No longer are you simply responsible for keeping yourself safe but you are responsible for keeping your children safe as well. The responsibility can ..
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Want a Rustic Room? Here’s How to Get It

At one point in history, a modern décor was all the rage. However, times have changed and homeowners these days are looking to get a more rustic feel in their rooms. They want the laid back, ..
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What Can Be The Price of Privacy

Most people who want privacy will decide that they need to install some sort of window treatment so that they can block the view of people passing by their homes. However, when it comes to choosing ..
(December 24, 2012)
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Wireless Cameras Make Your Security System Better

What’s better than having a home security system installed in your house? Having wireless surveillance cameras linked to that home security system. It is generally accepted by security experts ..
(November 21, 2012)
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Motion Detectors Increase Your Home’s Security

When you are making decisions about which home security features you need to include in your comprehensive home security system plan, one of the most important is motion detectors. Motion detectors ..
(November 21, 2012)
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Go Wireless for Better Security

No one can question the fact that having a home security system installed in your house makes you and your family infinitely safer. In fact, there is probably nothing you can do that can make you ..
(November 21, 2012)
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