You get a message on your phone that your home security system has been tripped and that there is a possible intruder inside your home. As you stare at your smartphone screen, you feel somewhat immobile as you’re away and unable to defend your home and belongings. However, knowing how to move forward is the best ...

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Securing your external doors should be a high priority in helping to protect your family, belongings, and privacy -- but how do you know if your lockset system is adequate for your house? From deadbolts to chain locks, there are a lot of options for you to choose from, and each varies depending on your needs. Here we’ll r...

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Sure, you may have a good home security system installed, but is that all you’re doing to help keep your home and belongings safe? Believe it or not, you may actively do things that invite burglars to scope out your home. Home security systems are good for helping to deter the threat of a home robbery, but what behaviors ...

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You can rig your entire yard with bear traps, set a minefield from the sidewalk to the front door, or even puzzle possible intruders with a series of laser sensors – but none of that is really necessary. You’ve already got a home security system installed, so you don’t need to worry about break-ins. If a break-in happens ...

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If you own a firearm of any kind, it needs to be locked up any time it's NOT being used. With items as dangerous – not to mention costly – as firearms, it's best to keep them as secure as possible. Gun safes have been around for many years, but only recently have they be...

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Many people enjoy the safety that security cameras and alarm systems provide for them, but they don't usually like to look at the systems on the wall. While hiding your security technology won’t deter crime, it may actually give you a better shot at catching the criminals. Hiding security systems and cameras is a common p...

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Smartphones have successfully taken over, putting tiny computers into the pockets of most modern folks in America. As smartphone capabilities increase and improve, so does the need for more and more security. Smartphones make life easier for us, but they can also be potentially threatening if they become lost or stolen or...

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When you're moving to a new address, you want your family to feel secure. Especially if you are moving to a new house, it is imperative to get a security system installed in your home. Here at Protect Your Home, we want to help you have a safe and secure move, which is why we're bringing you the Ultimate Guide to Movi...

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Are you a Home Hacker or a Mad Scientist? Having the most state-of-the-art gadgets is awesome, but what's the point if you aren't using them properly? You need to ensure that your gadgets are doing what they're supposed to! That said, do you think maybe you're not using security equipment as efficiently ...

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There’s no denying that every homeowner wants to make sure their home is safe. It’s likely that you worked very hard to buy your home and you even more likely that you worked hard to maintain it. So, why would you want something like weather or theft to spoil it all? In order to efficiently protect your home, you nee...

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