Phoenix Police Reveal Top Home Security Tips
Imagine driving home after a long day at work. You’re tired, hungry and just want to get out of your work clothes for a relaxing night on the couch. As…
Contractor
Homeowners know all too well that appliances break, pipes leak, and sometimes home upgrades and repairs are a necessity. While we all wish we had a neighbor like Bob Vila,…
Blackout! How to Prepare for a Power Outage
Plan for the possibility of a power outage now, instead of scrambling for a flashlight when the lights go out. These are four categories to keep in mind when planning…
Apartment Security - Allstate Blog
Some people feel property ownership is an integral part of the American Dream, while others are staunch advocates for the flexibility and convenience that comes along with renting. But one…
check the neighborhood before you buy a home
You just bought the cutest house in the quietest neighborhood — or so you thought. Unfortunately, you did your house hunting in the winter, and now that the weather has…
6 Steps to Reducing Those Annoying False Security Alarms at Home
False alarms on a home security system can be just as bad as no alarm at all. Just ask city dwellers if they run outside in their slippers every time…
The 4 Survival Skills Every Kid Should Know
Some of outdoor adventurer Bear Grylls’ biggest fans are kids. Their eyes widen at his derring-do, and boys and girls alike admire his survival skills and savvy. But the survival…
A Home Safety Checklist for New Buyers
Home safety isn’t necessarily the first thing you think about when moving from one house into another. Sure, you had a home inspector check the property before the sale, but his…
5 Social Media Strategies to Deter Burglary, Theft
Updated December 2014 Tweeting pics from your tropical vacation? Sharing your weekend plans on Facebook? You may want to think twice before you hit “Post.” Sure, it’s fun to share…
10 Tips to Improve Your Home’s Security
Protecting your family starts with protecting your home. But with so many home security resources available out there, gathering home security tips can be a bit overwhelming. We’ve compiled the…