When should you change your locks? Not as often as scary movie stars would have you believe. While locks are the most basic aspect of home security and the first line of defense against potential intruders, you don’t need to change them as often as you would other home maintenance items, like light bulbs or
Everyone’s favorite red, white, and blue holiday has arrived, and patriots and summer fun lovers everywhere are getting ready to celebrate! “Safety” is truly the buzzword this Fourth of July. From fireworks to food handling and the need to socially distance, there’s plenty to think about when it comes to holiday safety. Consider these
Home invasion can happen to anyone, but some houses are more likely targets than others. A home that is conspicuously equipped with a security system, as well as good lighting and solid locks, is one intruders will avoid. If you should discover someone is in your home, however, here is what you need to do.
Have you ever wished you had a superpower that allowed you to be more than one place at a time? That way, you could work, run errands, and keep an eye on your home.
Holiday vacations take us to interesting locales and reunite us with our friends and family, giving us the chance to create new memories that will last forever. They also leave us with the dilemma of how to handle an empty home while we are gone. You can take a few simple steps to increase your
Providing care and comfort to aging or ill family members is an act of love. Whether it was planned or due to unexpected circumstances, the daily care of a loved one is both a privilege and a heavy burden.
Electronic security systems and alarm codes have greatly improved the way we allow visitors into our home. Where we used to have to lend out a key, or worry someone might find the spare under the doormat, we now have a greater, safer array of options for welcoming our guests. Codes for electronic locks and
College is often the first taste of real independence a child experiences. It may also be the first time parents have to deal with the huge life change of having a child leave the safety of the nest, so to speak. In many cases, this change in circumstances can be far more difficult a transition
Hurricanes are the price people in the Gulf and along the Atlantic seaboard pay for their beachfront property. All that great sun comes with a price but it’s a price you can help mitigate by going with the proven safety and security professionals at SafeTouch. While many security companies help defend your home with alarms, SafeTouch
With storm safety prevalent in everyone’s minds, now is an ideal time to begin planning for potentially devastating weather. Early preparation provides a crucial opportunity to stock up on supplies and make your home ready for impending high winds and heavy rains.