The scorching heat of the summer brings an increase in home sales and, unfortunately, home break-ins. As new homeowners move in, the daunting task of unpacking boxes often takes priority over hanging window coverings for privacy or setting up a home security system.
New homeowner or not, there are some simple steps you can take now to help protect your home all year long. Installing reliable locks, making sure your garage door is closed and using a safety deposit box are just three of the top six items on our home safety checklist. View the entire list online here.