The Car Door Lock Mechanism

One of the most common problems a car owner experiences is his car door lock. Every car owner may experience sticking keys or the lock is difficult to lock or unlock. These may be simple issues but they can cause delays and can be very daunting especially when you’re trying to catch up for a meeting, your class or work. Car door locks are important for the privacy and security of your vehicle. If you want to keep people out while you’re away, door locks are an essential and relatively complicated piece of your car. There are a lot of types of car door locks these days but almost all of them work similarly. You can watch the video below to learn how do these locks work and protect your car from thieves or to avoid delays:

Landscaping to Improve the Security of Your Home

Did you know that incorporating landscape design is an easy and highly effective way to improve the security of your home and property? Landscaping does not only attract buyers of your property and adds its value but it also increases the overall security of your home. Proper landscape can deter burglars away.

The process of landscaping involves fixing your house’s exterior as well as your yard so that they are less likely to be considered targets. Sadly, this does not suit for some homeowners who do not want to compromise the aesthetical aspect of their yard. But for those who value their home security the most, landscaping can be their smart choice.

An article posted at 101Home Security can give you some landscaping steps where you can improve your home security. You can follow those tips and have the peace of mind you need.

Read the full article here: http://www.101homesecurity.com/home_security_guide/landscaping-to-improve-the-security-of-your-home-21577721.shtml

Hands On: Schlage Touchscreen Deadbolt

With the advancement of technology, there are so many gadgets and devices invented to protect our homes and businesses from criminals. Sadly, homes and businesses which fail to keep up with the latest security methods find themselves increasingly vulnerable to criminal attacks. Criminals only choose “easy targets” or those who they think have the lowest level of security.

Thanks to digital technology, we now have an affordable yet effective tool that we can use to protect our home, business or office – digital deadbolts. Digital deadbolts do not only offer extreme security but convenience as well, as it eliminates the need for the traditional key. With this locks, you do not have to carry your keys with you all the time, or to remember where you keep them. All you need to do is to remember your password combination.

Electronic House posted an article that features a new type of digital deadbolt that you can use. The article features the Schlage Touchscreen Deadbolt, including its functions and smart features.

You can read the article here: http://www.electronichouse.com/article/hands_on_schlage_touchscreen_deadbolt/#When:16:39:11Z

Biometric Locks

Biometric locks are now becoming more and more popular to home and business owners. They have the potential to change the face of home security as they bring high level of security and numerous advantages. They are usually used by offices, homes, schools or even on gadgets such as cell phones and laptops.

Biometric locks use a specific human characteristic, such as a fingerprint, instead of a key. They work by scanning a certain part of your body to identify its unique structure. If it matches a print which has already been programmed into the lock, access is granted in a matter of seconds. They are more sophisticated and more secured to other types of locks as your body information like fingerprints are completely unique.

To find out more about biometric locks, watch the video below:

Burglary Prevention Advice

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Home Security Tip: The activity of breaking and entering another person’s house or abode with the intention of committing a felony or a crime is what we call as “burglary”. However, breaking and entering is just the first part of the offense as more often than not, it leads to another more serious crime or crimes.

The most often reason why someone would break in and enter your without permission or forcibly is to steal something from you. They usually target your money, jewellery or gadgets. On the other hand, rape or sexual assault is another crime associated with burglary and females are usually the victims. Therefore, home security should be your main concern and you need to do everything that will make your home burglar-proof.

Chris McGoey published an interesting article at Crime Doctor that talks about Home Security. The article teaches some important tips on how you can burglar-proof your home using locks and some precautions.

Find out more about this article here: http://www.crimedoctor.com/home.htm

How to Install a Garage Door Lock

One of the biggest mistakes homeowners make is leaving their garage unsecured. Your garage is the place where you keep your seldom used tools and machinery such as your garden tools, auto parts, etc. Moreover, it is also the place where thieves break in so that they can have a direct access to your home as most garages are attached or near to your home.

You need to ensure that your garage has a high level of security and protection. You have to keep the garage front door locked, as all as the door between your garage and house. However, ensure that you will install a reliable lock for maximum security.

Included in this blog post is a video that shows the proper way of installing a reliable garage door lock. You can find out how to properly do this process here:

The Top 5 CCTV Cameras in 2013

CCTV surveillance cameras are most commonly used for the prevention of crime within the home. They can are also found within many types of businesses including banks, government buildings, schools, hospitals and even small stores. The installation of CCTV can be a great advantage for safety and security of the people who occupy the building no matter how large or small the place is.

The use of these security cameras has increased dramatically. They are widely available within the online marketplace, where they are bought for commercial, personal and private use. However, there are some things that you need to consider when buying these security devices. You need to ensure that they are of good quality and have security features that can satisfy all your individual needs.

An article posted at Security World News can help you when buying your CCTV surveillance cameras. The article talks about the top 5 CCTV security cameras of 2013.

Find out more at: http://www.securityworldnews.com/2013/09/30/the-top-5-cctv-cameras-in-2013

Installing a Pre-hung Exterior Door

If you have decided to replace or reinstall your exterior door, there is a couple of information you need to know. Today it is easier than ever before to install a pre-hung exterior door unit. Unlike days before, installing exterior door nowadays does not need more tools and more time.

Door units today can be purchased completely put together. This type of exterior door is what we call as “pre-hung”. More and more people are opting to install this type of exterior door because of its benefits. However, you should go through every detail of the installation to determine whether you had better pay a professional or can do it yourself.

For a complete installation guide of an pre-hung exterior door, watch out the video below:

Securing Your Bicycle

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Most home insurance companies claim that bicycle theft has become the most common cause for domestic home burglary. Yes! Bike theft can not only happen at streets where you park and leave them. Even at home, your bike can also be stolen from you. This usually occurs when you leave your bike outside your garage.

Another major reason why bikes are the more usual target is it has become much tougher to steal cars due to technology such as engine immobilisers, which has led thieves to look for alternative targets.

Probably, the best way to secure your bike is to keep it indoors in a locked shed or garage. However, if you’re outside your house, you can check out the video in this post. The video shows some steps on how to properly secure your house. Watch the video below:

An Inexpensive, Complete Home Security System that Works with your Smartphone!

Helpful Tip for Perth Homeowners:

Home security has come a long way from the time when people simply secure their home by locking doors and windows. Today, homeowners are already using their tablets, smart phones, computers and other expensive gadgets that can fight against burglars and thieves. These devices are sophisticated, and provide effective ways to keep vandals out.

Today’s home security is a marvel in high-tech engineering. With the help of the internet, you can use your mobile devices to control your home security anytime and from anywhere. Another good thing about these devices is that they are programmable depending on your individual needs.

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An article posted at The Official Smart Home Blog features an inexpensive home security system. The said home security system uses smartphone connected to the internet for control.

You can find out more at: http://blog.smarthome.com/2013/10/04/an-inexpensive-complete-home-security-system-that-works-with-your-smartphone