Evolution of Home Security Systems

Evolution of Home Security Systems

Evolution of Home Security Systems   Home security systems, in one form or the other, have been used throughout the history. As humans began living in societies, they realized the need to protect themselves and their properties. There was a time when moats and armed guards were used to protect homes. Gradually, people started developing door fixtures, locks and keys to keep their homes safe. The Greeks invented the door locks way back in 700 BC. As the centuries rolled by, security systems became more complex and advanced. Whether we…

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Five Safety Provisions Every Home Should Have

Five Safety Provisions Every Home Should Have

Your safety at home is very important to you and your family. Don’t take chances with your peace of mind. A few simple steps can help you easily improve your safety at home. Here are five safety provisions every home should have. 1. Smoke Detectors Smoke detectors help make you aware of fire or smoke within your home. Your family could be in danger if you don’t have working smoke detectors. The siren of a smoke detector is loud enough to alert your entire family that there is a potential…

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Masks and Mirrors: Designs to Hide Home Flaws

Masks and Mirrors: Designs to Hide Home Flaws

Every home has its flaws, from fading paint, to outdated carpet colors, but you don’t need to spend hundreds of dollars to fix your favorite room. Although you should never conceal potentially dangerous flaws, like a sinking foundation, you can still cover cosmetic issues that detract from the overall aesthetic. Clever updates and distraction techniques ready your home for a big party or a real estate open house.   Those Windows The original homeowners could have hired questionable contractors when hanging the windows. The frames may not have 90 degree…

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