Physical Security

Most people are led to believe that an electronic security system is all they need to protect themselves. Electronic security is effective but only when combined with physical security and visual deterrents.

Burglars need only a couple of minutes to make off with their haul; they’ll be gone long before anyone responds to the alarm. You can have the best electronic system money can buy but if you’re front door is weak, a burglar can gain entry with one hard kick.

Physical security measures make it much harder for an intruder to get in. Thieves know that the longer it takes them to get in, the greater the chances of being caught.

Many of the following physical security tips are easy and economical and will make your home difficult to break into.

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