Category: Home

How to Prevent Package Thefts

7 Comments | Posted by at
Everything-Home-Security

The holidays have come and gone: only a few discarded trees still linger on the curb in our Washington, DC neighborhood. But while many of us may still savor memories of family gatherings and thoughtful gifts, there is one unfortunate aspect of the holiday season that remains an issue throughout the year: door package theft….

continue reading

Environmental Protection for the Winter

22 Comments | Posted by at
Shutterstock | Mauro de Freitas Martins

Winter weather can be boisterous, and that’s putting it gently. There’s a spike in the number of environmental emergencies during this time: hurricanes, floods, thunderstorms and more. Events like these can spring out of nowhere, so they can be difficult to prepare for. How can you make sure you’re ready? Besides intrusion detection, the Frontpoint…

continue reading

Home Safety Tips for Winter

5 Comments | Posted by at
Shutterstock | romakoma

Who’s ready for winter? I’m not. I’m not a fan of the bone-chilling cold, dry skin or chapped lips. And don’t get me started on the traffic uproar that snow causes here in Northern Virginia. All in all, winter makes me want to hibernate until spring returns. Unfortunately, burglars don’t share my mentality. They don’t…

continue reading

How to Protect Your Home During a Vacation

1 Comment | Posted by at
haveseen/iStock/Thinkstock

We already shared a few tips on how to protect your belongings while you travel, but what about your belongings back home? When traveling, it usually means you’ll be leaving your house empty and exposed. Obviously, this isn’t an ideal situation, and with burglars often looking for signs of an empty home, it can also be dangerous. But there…

continue reading