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security

  • A Smart Home Study

    Lowe's shares the results from their smart home study that shows exactly what we need and desire from a smart home system.…

  • Burglarly Facts to Learn From

    The FBI has cataloged the areas of entry that burglars will target into a home. Take these statistics and protect your home accordingly. 81 percent of residential intrusions occur through the…

  • Create A Family Safe Word

    When you have a home security system, often times you’ll be asked to create a “safe word” — the point of it being that if your alarm goes off, you have…

  • Pepper Spray Gun for Personal Security

    The non-lethal personal protection industry continues to grow and Mace remains at the forefront of delivering interesting and effective products. Recently Mace has taken gun form factor and turned it into…

  • Outdoor Security Lighting Has Evolved

    The NightWatcher is an outdoor security lighting system that separates itself from the pack of other security lighting systems because it not only turns on when it sense motion, but it…

  • Build a Neighborhood Watch Program

    Your neighbors are the best source of home security possible and organizing them helps everyone out. Neighborhood Watch programs are the best place to start and they’ve got some great ideas…

  • C&H Open Call for Bloggers

    Now’s your chance to join us! We’re expanding our editorial team and seeking bloggers who have an expert opinion on remodeling, renovation and do-it-yourself. We also need bloggers who have professional…

  • Dogs Attack Bedbugs

    Is there anything man’s best friend can’t do? From being a loyal companion to protecting your family and property, dogs are indispensable members of our family. They now can defend your…

  • Safely Living Next To a Vacant Home

    With the housing crisis still rippling through the country, many homeowners may find themselves living in more of a graveyard instead of a neighborhood. Homes are becoming (and remaining) vacant at…

  • Cheap Home Security: Know Your Neighbors

    Want to know an insider’s secret to one of the best, cheapest, and simplest forms of home security? Get to know your neighbors. Sounds too simple to be true, right? However,…

  • Deadbolts Deconstructed

    Dead bolt locks are the minimum security measure that every exterior door should have. But these locks come in varying degrees of quality and installation must be done correctly to be…

  • How To Install a Secure Deadbolt Lock

    Not all dead bolt locks are equal, therefore not all dead bolts will protect you and your property to the same degree. Here are some tips to make sure your dead…

  • Disappearing Door Knob

    A security and design feature in doorknob technology. Can we expect to see these anytime soon?…