Home Safety & Security

Get ready for safety and security in your home with these essential home security tips. From setting up motion sensors to installing a smoke detector and fire extinguisher, we've got the inside scoop on smart home security options that will keep you protected. Also, learn what you can do to prevent burglary, fire, and other common home emergencies.

  • Guardian Protection Review

    Guardian Protection Review

    Guardian Protection (Guardian) is the country's largest privately held security company. Here is the review of its home security system and service.

  • False Alarm Troubleshooting Tips

    False Alarm Troubleshooting Tips

    False alarms can be a nuisance, but sometimes it doesn't require a system overhaul or a technician. Here're some troubleshooting tips.

  • Home Emergency Kit Preparation

    Home Emergency Kit Preparation

    This guide will give you a good start to ensuring your family is ready in any emergency and preparing a home emergency kit.

  • Frontpoint Security Review

    Frontpoint Security Review

    Frontpoint pioneers the all wireless all-cellular home security system and currently leads the industry in home automation and interactive services.

  • Living Alone With Home Security

    Living Alone With Home Security

    When you are living alone, how can you ensure your safety? Here are some practical tips to protect yourself and your home while living alone.

  • Vivint Home Security Review

    Vivint Home Security Review

    Vivint Security is a high-end home security company that professionally installs residential security systems and more recently, solar equipment.

  • Interactive Services for Your Home Security System

    Interactive Services for Your Home Security System

    Many home security companies have added advanced interactive services and new features to their equipment and monitoring plans.

  • Evolution of Security System Monitoring

    Evolution of Security System Monitoring

    Monitoring stations receive alarm signals via telephone, over the Internet, and cellular transmission. Here are the pros and cons of each communication method.

  • What Is Radon

    What Is Radon

    One of the most toxic natural gases that threaten homeowners is radon. What is radon poisoning, and what are the symptoms? How to protect your home from radon?