The Many Faces of Home Security

Home security has come a long way from the Beware of Dog sign—there are numerous routes you can take to securing your home, possessions, and family. The first step to finding the system that’s right for you is to know as much about the different types of security systems as possible.

In the good ole days, home security was limited to an alarm system going off any time an intruder got a little too close for comfort. While we haven’t done away with this basic security need, the systems of today have far surpassed offering one security function. Now, we can monitor and alert homeowners of dangers inside the home, as well as out.

If you’ve been operating with the same basic security system for a while, it may be time for an upgrade, and you have many options to choose from. We’ve compiled a list of some of the new additions to home security, which can help alleviate stress and bring added security to your home.

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