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Protect Your Home from Summer Break-Ins

Protect Your Home from Summer Break-Ins Did you know that crime rates rise every year during the summer months?  Break-ins, in particular, increase drastically this time of year, but there are steps you can take to protect your home.  By being aware of the risks and adding certain security measures, you can deter would-be burglars and create a safer environment for your family. Start with your Front Door Not only is it your main entry way, but it’s also a popular target for burglars.  So, when it comes to beefing up security, here’s where you should begin.  First consider, how visible is your front door?  Do you have tall shrubs or other growth that could easily camouflage someone?  Does your landscaping need a little TLC?  Places that look overgrown or unkempt are more likely to be targeted.  Either they think you’re away or you’re not paying attention to your property.  But, a well-manicured lawn with clear sight lines to... Read more