Remember Home Alone, where the hapless intruders are chased away by Macaulay Culkin’s clever booby traps? You don’t have to go quite that far to make your own home unappealing to burglars, but a little preparation is a good idea.
Everyone has had that sinking feeling, some time or another, that they forgot to lock the front door or left the stove or oven on. It’s one thing if you just stepped out to grab the mail, but another if you’re off on a week’s vacation. By installing a few …keep reading
Whether you’re moving across the country or across town, it’s never simple. It’s always best to plan early because following a detailed, week-by-week checklist can often help things go smoothly. Follow this timeline to make your next move easier.
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Inventory the stuff you’re …keep reading
These days a secure home may seem to be just a click away, thanks to the growth of smart-home technology. While these digital innovations make it possible to set up remote security and monitoring systems—and manage it all with an app on your phone—that doesn’t mean you should skimp on …keep reading