You can decrease the risk of ever having to experience one by Home Invasions just following a few simple steps. First, make sure your door is strong to discourage invaders from attempting to knock it down. Next, ensure you have an identification protocol in place by adding motion light sensors, a peephole, and doorbell cameras. Then, sure the backyard is covered as well by building lockable gates, and private fences high enough to discourage climbing. Finally, always be sure to change the code to your garage door, and change it to something nobody can guess too easily.
- Technology has allowed homeowners to become more sophisticated in their protection efforts, including the mass-market availability of keyless locks.
- One benefit of these locks is the ability to program and delete access codes as needed.
- This makes it a great option for someone who might need to gain temporary access to a construction worker or cleaning worker.
“”While there are more than 2.2 million burglaries in the United States every year, the FBI estimates that up to 90 percent of all home burglaries could be prevented by just making a few adjustments”. Right off the bat, the author captures the reader’s attention by describing that preventing home burglaries are no hard task.”