In Canada, a burglary is committed approximately every 2 minutes - with an average of over 2000$ worth of goods stolen.
Burglaries are very distressing for homeowners; the burglars steal not only their possessions but also their sense of security. Research shows that one of the best ways you can avoid being the victim of a burglary is by having a professionally installed security system at your home. A security system can also have the additional benefit of reducing your insurance premiums. Besides having a security system, there are other simple steps that you can take to optimize your home security. We've prepared a list of security tips to help keep your home safe.