Top 25 Tips To Deter Burglars – Home Security Tips

25 Ways to Protect a Home from Burglars | All Guard Alarm

Unfortunately, property crimes is rising in the San Francisco Bay Area. So you probably have wondered how to make your house safe from burglars? Some of the best deterrents for burglars are not expensive; they are simply small changes to everyday habits. Not every burglar is a career criminal. Many burglaries are performed by people who live in the neighborhood and see an opportunity to easily brake into a house. Do not let your home be that easy target! Here

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DIY Security System vs. Professional Security System: Pros and Cons

DIY Security System vs. Professional Security System - Pros and Cons | All Guard Alarm

With so many technological advances in the last decade, there are many choices for home security. Both professionals security systems and DIY systems offer improved home security, convenience, and remote smartphone access. How can you decide witch system to choose? Let’s compare: DIY Security Systems vs. Professional Security Systems. DIY Home Security Systems Pros: No Installation Fees- Your labor is free! With DIY home security systems, you save money by only paying for the security devices, not for professional setup.

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The Future of the Home Security

August SmartLock - Future of the Home Security Systems | All Guard Alarm Systems

Like many of the technologies and systems in our everyday lives, home security technology is rapidly changing. Is it possible to have a smart home and security at the same time? Some features of a secure home remain the same, like solid exterior doors and strong deadbolts. Other security features were unheard of 30 years ago, like remote lighting control. Older hardwired security systems are being replaced by nimble, wireless systems that offer convenience and accessibility along with security. The

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Neighborhood Safety and Crime Mapping

neighborhood crime map -san francisco crime mapping

Deciding where to live is a tough process with many factors involved. How long will your commute be? What are the schools like? Is my neighborhood safe? Safety and crime levels are a key factor in choosing where to live. The safety of your neighborhood will impact how much time you spend outdoors, if you feel safe at night, and whether you choose to let your children play outside. We have covered reviewing the FBI crime statistics for Bay Area

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San Francisco Bay Area Violent and Property Crimes

2012 Bay Area Violent and Property Crime, sorted by violent and property crimes per 1,000 residents - All Guard Alarm

With the lovely climate, sweeping coastal vistas, proximity to wine country, and availability of high paying tech jobs, there are many benefits to living in the Bay Area. Unfortunately, there are some downsides too. According to the FBI, five of the ten most violent cities in California are located in the Bay Area and eight out of ten are located in Northern California. What can Bay Area residents do to protect themselves and their property? First, we’ll examine the different

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