PHILADELPHIA, PA, August 30, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/
-- As a local leader in home security, Home Safety Research Reviews
knows that security is a major concern throughout just about any community anywhere in America. The desire to feel safe and secure in one's own home is common no matter where one lives or in what income bracket one fits into. Facilitating this peace of mind is Home Safety Research's main goal as a security company.
As a recent report from Fox News explains, however, homeowners can take many steps themselves to secure their own safety from criminals even beyond making sure that their home is equipped with the latest and most effective safety features.
The unifying theme of all of this advice is this: home safety starts outside the home. There are ways in which homeowners may present themselves and their properties that make them more susceptible to criminal intrusion. Likewise, approaching these safety areas correctly can discourage criminals from choosing these houses as targets in the first place.
First, the article recommends that homeowners attend to the look of their homes. This means choosing locks for the doors that both look and are challenging to get past. Keeping hedges trimmed can also prove a surprisingly simple crime deterrent - hedges that obscure the front of the home provide potential criminals with excellent ways to shield themselves from neighbors while they work at breaking in to a home.
Speaking of neighbors, the article also explains that attentive neighbors are one of the best crime deterrents in any neighborhood. They can observe and report on suspicious activity in or around a home even when the homeowner is not there. People who look at a house across the street every day are also more likely to notice when something is amiss about it.
For those without the benefit of attentive and watchful neighbors, the article recommends that they be attentive and watchful themselves. Even when doing something as routine as getting the mail can be dangerous, says the article, for those who do not pay attention to their surroundings, as criminals often wait until a person's mind is on something else before striking.
Home Safety Research Reviews also recommends that homeowners be wary of the amount of information about their homes and home lives that they post online. "Criminals have always used published information to strike unsuspecting home owners," reports a Home Safety Research representative. "With the onslaught of social media, it's only going to get worse."
Because of this, Home Safety Research Reviews believe that a complete home protection system is often the only true solution for obtaining complete peace of mind in today's world.
Founded in 1997, Home Safety Research Reviews
has been providing only the very best in home security to their customers throughout the Northwestern United States ever since. Throughout Washington and Idaho, Home Safety brings homeowners peace of mind through personalized safety systems and products. Their business is built on a foundation of trust between themselves and their customers, and their biggest motivation is helping homeowners sleep easier at night knowing that they and their loved ones are safe. To this end, their security measurements utilize the latest technological advancements, which Home Safety stands behind 100 percent.