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If you’re among the millions of Americans concerned about the COVID-19 outbreak, you’re not alone. Although we cannot control the environments that are outside of our homes, there are things we can do to help ensure the insides of our homes remain disinfected. Start with your...

Other Things Burglars Don’t Want You to Know In our last blog post, we talked about several things that burglars don’t want you to know, such as how they prefer to target homes that have unlocked doors and windows, and that when they “case” potential target...

4 Things Burglars Don’t Want You to Know Several years ago, a law enforcement official was talking about a string of break-ins that had happened in a nearby community. The police were having a hard time identifying the wrongdoer, because he (or she) was an expert...

Surprising Things that Burglars Want to Steal from You When most people think of burglaries, they imagine a sketchy, masked intruder who breaks into a home to steal electronics and jewelry. Yet you may be surprised to learn that there are quite a few other things...

Tips to Hazard-Proof Your SWFL Home Last month, we posted a blog about fire safety tips designed to keep you and your family safe throughout the year. This month, we wanted to discuss some other steps you can take to hazard proof your home. Consider a swimming...

Fire in your home can happen easier that you think!  Several weeks ago, we spoke with a client who had given herself quite the startle. The previous night, she decided to do some baking, and when she woke up the following morning, she wondered why her...

Home Maintenance Checklist for February 2020, Part 2 In our last blog post, we touched upon some of the home maintenance items that are ideal to tackle in February. For this post, we wanted to add several more items to that list. Sanitize handheld devices / light...

How to protect yourself from credit card fraud A few years ago, we had a client who learned that her debit card had been skimmed. She didn’t experience any major losses, but she figured out something was amiss when she was checking her bank statement. As...

Do Fake Security Cameras Help Deter Criminals? If you’re a homeowner who is wanting to take extra steps to prevent their home from being targeted by criminals, you may be weighing the pros and cons of fake security cameras.  In many cases, they look nearly identical...