No matter who you are security is crucial more so for your home. You cannot have a peace of mind if your home is not secure. The unfortunate thing is that your home is not secure because of the things you do or forget to do. A simple thing as closing your window during the day when you are at work will ensure your home is more secure. Here are some other ways to secure your home.
Your neighbor is your friend
There are those neighbors who stay at home during the day while you are at work. Ask them to keep an eye on your house, and they will be sure to give you a heads up in the case of anything happens out of the ordinary. So if you are one to keep to yourself better change for your good.
Install home security systems
This may turn you off because of the cost you may incur, but security systems may be something as little as a motion detector connected to your outdoor lighting or some CCTV camera. Do the simplest of things to ensure a safe home.
Put keys in a safe place
The idea of having an extra key under a mat or flower pot should be discarded. You are not the only one with that idea thieves will soon figure it out.
Trim edges and trees
These are perfect hiding spots for thieves. Give your garden and edges some tender love and care, and they will not betray by hosting thieves.
Lock doors and windows
If you secure all entry points for thieves, you will have a more peaceful day as well as night.
Store all valuable possession
Keep all those things you value stored away so you will not attract the wrong attention.