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Plan a Festive Holiday with Home Security Protection

  • December 19, 2014

The holiday season for many people means visiting friends and family. However, being away from the home for so many hours out of the day gives burglars the perfect time to break-in. Unfortunately, there are many homes that are burglarized during this time of the year. It is important to take steps now to protect valuables and family members. Lock up Valuables It does not matter whether you are home or away, take time to lock windows and doors, even…

5 Home Security Tips That Can Keep Your House Protected While You’re on Vacation

  • December 11, 2014

The holiday season is in full swing which means the time to visit out-of-state relatives is here. Unfortunately, the holidays also mean burglars are on the lookout for unoccupied homes. If your concerned your house may become a target due to your absence, consider implementing the 5 simple yet cost-effective home security tips provided below. An Overflowing Mailbox When a burglar spots a mailbox filled to the brim, they know they’ve found the perfect target. To avoid this common mistake,…

The Key Things to Look For in a Condo Security System

  • November 26, 2014

Throughout Illinois there are a multitude of people who live in condominiums and apartments. Most of them are in need of a condo security system and are wondering what specifically they should be looking for in a system for their condo unit. We have put a lot of thought into this and have installed several security systems in condos statewide, and with that we have a few pointers on what you will need and how to get started with your…

Top Reasons to Consider a Home Security System

  • November 20, 2014

Many homeowners have considered adding a home security system to their home at one point or another due to the peace of mind that this extra layer of security can bring. However, many individuals do not follow through with having a security system installed because they do not know very much about these systems, and they do not know if it will be beneficial for their family to have one installed. Here are just a few of the many benefits…

Selling Your House? Use These Top Safety Tips!

  • November 13, 2014

Selling a house is an exciting moment. However, opening your home to potential buyers might also give way to potential dangers. Here are our top five safety tips when selling your home or showing it for rent. 1. Schedule Meetings, Not Open Houses If you are selling your home on your own, the safest way to showcase your home is with individual meetings. Open houses can give thieves an opportunity to steal if you become distracted by too many visitors….

Four Tips to Help Lower Your Homeowners Insurance

  • October 23, 2014

Insurance is one of those must have items in life. You could go without it, but if anything happens, it will be a tough financial lesson to learn. Homeowners insurance is a necessity when you own a home and even though it is a necessity, it can often be a burden on your bank account. These four tips can help you lower your homeowner insurance costs, helping you save some money in the long-term. Four Tips to Lower Your Homeowners…

How Affordable is Home Security?

  • April 12, 2013

Home security systems sometimes have a reputation for being both complicated to understand and having expensive costs and fees. However, an affordable home security system with 24-hour monitoring from Security Doctors can actually provide you with several financial benefits. Of course, knowing your family and property are safe at all times is priceless, but did you know with a new Security Doctors alarm system you are also eligible for a discount on your home insurance premiums that can help offset…