Who Makes the Best DIY Security Systems in 2022?

our list of the rankings for Best Diy Security Systems feature

JodyHi, I’m Jody. I graduated with honors with a Masters of Science in Computer Engineering and have over 15 years of experience working as an engineer with electronics products. I’m a lifelong learner and tinkerer and enjoy automating things around the house so I can solve bigger problems than getting out of bed to check … Read more

How Your Security System Could Be Hacked

When it comes to burglary, we often imagine individuals who use brute force or common tools to break into your doors and windows (see how to use a credit card to open a door), take all your valuables, and then attempt to run away before police arrive. Our existing security systems are designed for for … Read more

The Top 7 Best Martial Arts for Women You Need to LEARN NOW

Women are often the victims of sexual harassment and domestic violence. The statistics show that self-defense is extremely important to protect yourself (or your loved ones). Today, we’ll discuss the best martial arts for women so you can defend yourself and get out of dangerous situations. Best Martial Arts for Women’s Self-Defense – Factors to ConsiderAlthough … Read more

Schlage Connect vs Sense – Which Smart Lock is the Best?

Wondering whether you’ve left your main door unlocked on your way to the office? Yes, sometimes we have those moments where we need to consciously remember whether we’ve locked our front door or not. Luckily, we have smart locks today that will help you monitor your front door and lock it whenever and wherever you … Read more

Blink vs Ring – Which Model is Better? [Our BEST Comparison]

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Our Top Picks: Best Overall Ring Many homeowners choose Ring for a good reason – the brand offers a wealth of camera options to suit different needs, such as Ring video doorbell cameras, Ring Spotlight, and Ring Stick Up Cam. So you are sure to find a camera that fits your taste and lifestyle. The … Read more

How to Make a Motion Sensor For Under $5

Have you always wanted a security system in your home or office to keep out burglars? Are you on a tight budget and can’t afford the commercial offerings at $30+ each? Don’t worry! With a bit of hardwork, you can build a similar yet more flexible system at a lower cost. Wondering how? Allow me … Read more

30+ DIY Home Security Tips, Racked and Stacked

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Looking for quick and effective DIY home security tips? You came to the right place. Let’s get started. Know Thy Enemy – Inside the Mind of a Burglar Before thinking about how to secure your new home, it’s helpful to consider your adversary.  The following have been aggregated from multiple sources including surveys of convicted … Read more

Why You Should Keep an Eye on Your Babysitter

Whether you’re leaving your kids at home while you go out on a date or leaving them with a nanny every day while you’re at work, you’re trusting someone else with your most precious possessions. While 9 times out of 10 (or more) nothing bad will happen, we’ll cover the reason you should keep an … Read more

Hands-On: Scout Alarm Review

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This Scout alarm review is a guest review from Redditor OllieMcJeeves, who picked up a Scout system for his home. The Bottom Line Product: Scout alarm system (their site) Price: $190 Rating: 4/5 Reviewed by: Redditor OllieMcJeeves on April 18, 2015 Be sure to check out our other home security system articles too: Simplisafe review … Read more

Cellular Security Cameras That Don’t Require the Internet

So you’ve decided to set up cellular security cameras at a remote home without using the WiFi or internet? Maybe you have a remote barn or cabin to keep an eye on or a work site without utilities that you want to monitor. If so, security cameras that don’t require WiFi may be a good … Read more

Best Fireproof Gun Safe Review [Complete 2022 Guide]

So, you bought guns to protect your family from thieves and other bad guys that may break into your home. But the reality is, guns are expensive and need another level of security to ensure that they are protected from burglars and fire!  Some gun safes offer good burglary ratings and ignore fire protection, leaving … Read more

5 Best Nightstand Gun Safes [COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE for 2022]

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Our Top Pick: Vaultek VR10 Smart Handgun Safe Best Overall Vaultek VR10 Smart Handgun Safe The Vaultek VR10 deserves a top spot because of its impressive features, such as portability and slim design. The safe is made of thick 18-gauge steel and includes anti-pry reinforcement bars to ensure your weapon is protected from unauthorized access. … Read more