Security at home, what measures can I take?
Measures to reinforce the security in your home
keep your secure home It is one of the most important points so that it remains without mishaps and theft or losses can be avoided, since these can mean a big problem for the family economy and even threaten the security of your home or neighborhood.
For this reason, we offer you a series of recommendations that will allow you to keep your home as safe as possible and face possible criminal acts.
Install security cameras inside and outside the house
Installing video surveillance cameras in places where they are not visible and in this way you can see who is approaching your home is important so that you can feel safe in the place where you live, since you will have the certainty of having a visual record of who or those who were around the home and in case they want to enter or have entered your house, they can take the evidence to the authorities.
Make sure valuables are kept in a safe place
It is important that within your home you have hidden or secret spaces that only you know about and where you can store valuables, such as jewelry, computers or money and that you do not resort to basic places.
In this way you will prevent them from taking important objects or those that do not have insurance, since it is generally known that in robberies they search in typical places such as drawers, cupboards, closets or under beds.
Always secure doors and windows
Regardless of whether you are going out for a short period of time or a long one, it is important that all your windows have locks and in the same way the doors, since this will make entering your home more complicated and take more time. of time, which allows the authorities to arrive before the criminal act is carried out.
Hire an insurance
For every family it is important to insure their assets, for this reason it is important that they can have home insurance and that this escrow has coverage for household appliances, computer equipment, damage to third parties and even covers incidents within the home. home, pets, or damage from natural disasters.
Set up burglar alarms
Currently there are many companies with which you can hire alarms that are activated depending on the characteristics of your home, so it is best to have one that provides direct communication with both the owner of the house and the authorities. In this way, in the event that an alarm is received, both parties are aware and act in a timely manner.
Make sure your property is well lit at night. Outdoor lights with motion sensors are especially useful, as they automatically turn on when they detect movement, alerting residents and deterring intruders.
Make sure all the locks in your home are of good quality and in working order, replace any faulty locks immediately, and consider using smart locks that can be controlled remotely.
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