At SafePath, we think every homeowner owes it to themselves and their family to have a modern alarm and security system installed. Not only does the simple level of protection deter thieves, but it can help protect you from fires, carbon monoxide, and other dangers. Plus, home alarm setups are very affordable and easy to install.
However, when it comes to your first line of defense against robberies, we think you have to rely on something even simpler: common sense.
Often, simply being aware and alert is enough to keep you from becoming a victim. Here are a few examples of what we mean…
• Keep your doors and windows secure at all times. Don’t make it easy for criminals to just slip into your home and commit crimes of opportunity.
• Get into the habit of looking around your neighborhood once in a while. Notice whether there are any new or suspicious vehicles parked in places where you wouldn’t expect to see them.
• Trust your intuition and gut instinct. If something feels wrong or out of place, call a neighbor or alert the police. You don’t want to wait until it’s too late to get help.
• Don’t put yourself in situations where you allow strangers into your home while you are alone or in a vulnerable position. This applies to salespeople, delivery workers, and even unknown neighbors.
Simply being vigilant can help you protect yourself and your property. Of course, you can’t be around all the time or notice every detail. So, be sure to call the SafePath home security team today at 770-792-6868 to learn more about what we can do for you!