home security Tag

Lots of people have a safe in their home. However, just because you have a safe, that doesn’t automatically mean what’s inside of it can’t be damaged or stolen. For this blog, we wanted to discuss some of the ways you can keep your belongings secure.

Imagine you’ve just spent hours in transit from your primary home to your SWFL getaway. Although the airport wasn’t crowded, your direct flight and your first re-booked flight (which included a layover in Atlanta) were cancelled. Six extra hours later, you finally arrive in the sunshine state.

If you’ve never experienced storm season in Southwest Florida, you should know that gale and hurricane force winds can pack quite a punch. Suffice to say, if you’ve been notified that a storm is coming, you’ll want to prepare your yard. Although some of the below tips are for things you can do in advance of a weather event, others can be done at any time of the year.

In our past few blogs, we’ve discussed various components of hurricane preparedness. For this post, we wanted to underscore the importance of creating a home inventory. Simply stated, a home inventory is a record of all the items you have in your home, along with their estimate value.

If you’re been following our blog, you’ve likely noticed that we’ve written several posts about the ways you can protect your home when you’re not in town. You understand the importance of keeping porch plants watered, making sure that junk mail is cleared from the porch...

One of the most distressing things a homeowner can experience involves returning to town after a trip or vacation-- and finding out their home has been broken into. Not only does this feel extremely violating, the stress of needing to call the police, file a police...

As a homeowner, you understand that there are any number of problems that can arise in a household. Pipes break, water heaters fail and there are times when ants, mice or other types of rodents try to move in. And while these types of problems are...