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Security Tips Your Home Will Crumble Without

Security Tips Your Home Will Crumble Without

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Ensuring your home is as secure as possible is a must, especially if you’re a high profile person, or somebody with known wealth. Criminals will try anything these days, and if they think that breaking into your home will pay off, then you’re going to become a target. The only way to avoid this is to ensure you take a few super secure measures. Not only will this protect your home, it’ll give you peace of mind. Read on to learn more!

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You don’t need to have been on TV or in the paper for people to think you have money. If there’s a nice car on your driveway and your home is fairly large, many criminals will put 2 and 2 together. Don’t assume that you’re safe just because nobody knows who you are. Living a flashy lifestyle is great, but you will likely become a target for criminals.

Set Up A PO Box To Avoid Unannounced Visitors

Many well known people or wealthy people choose to set up a PO box, rather than have mail and packages delivered to their home. This eliminates the need for strangers to arrive at your home unannounced. Simply head to your PO box to pick up your things.

Consider Getting A Guard Dog

Of course you should never get a dog just to protect your home. You should ensure you have the time to dedicate to a dog – otherwise it just isn’t fair on them. However, getting a dog and training it to bark when somebody arrives at your home is a great way to deter criminals and make you feel safer in the process. A dog with a loud bark is always going to be something that people find scary. Plus, you’ll make a best friend in the process.

Hire A Professional Service To Patrol Your Home

If you’re genuinely concerned and think you may be a target for criminals, one way to protect your home is to hire residential security patrols to do routine checks on your home. This ensures that even when you’re not there, criminals are not taking their chances as there is always a professional company there.

Invest In A Smart Security System

Depending on how much you have to spend, you will usually be able to purchase a top of the range security system. These systems will have alarms installed, alert you when you’re not there, automatically contact the emergency services, and even eliminate the need for you to answer the door with an intercom system. It’s a good idea to have genuine CCTV cameras installed too; if you get a smart security system, these may already be included in the package.  

If your home isn’t as safe as can be, it will crumble. You don’t want to have to deal with intruders, stolen valuables, and even private information being leaked because you were lax with your security. Spend as much as you can, as it will pay off in the long-term. You can’t put a price on your peace of mind either!

Naomi Isted
Editor in Chief, Naomi Isted is known as The Ultimate Lifestylist to her readers and viewers. She is a TV Presenter and Columnist. Ranked in the Top 100 LFW Social Media Influencers AW14 & SS15, Brand Ambassador for Pears Soap UK. Her Celebrity beauty TV Series currently airs to 27million homes on Physique TV in UAE, previously on Wedding TV in the UK. She brings fashion and beauty advice to her readers and viewers on a daily basis. She is Fashion and Beauty Columnist for Herald Scotland and has a Fashion and Beauty Bridal Blog for HELLO. She can usually be found attending celebrity fashion and beauty events in and around London and sharing the latest fashion and beauty trends with her readers.

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