10 Tips to increase the security of Your Home when You’re Going away

1. Installing deterrent signs at the entry point

2. Don’t put keys in mailboxes, flower pots or even under the mats.

3. You might want to make copies of the keys for each member of the family.

4. Keep your garden open with well-trimmed trees.

5. You can ask trusted friends and family members to watch over your home.

6. Close the windows on the second floor.

7. Make it appear as if other people are at your house.

8. Think about buying a safe.

9. Don’t store valuables in places that appear “obvious” to thieves.

10. Challenge yourself to break out of your routine.

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