Sharon put together some solid basic tips on keeping intruders away from your property(ies). But she mentioned something that is very simple, yet extremely important, and it is this:
Alarms: Don’t depend only upon an alarm to protect you … be sure to use the proper locking devices. An alarm does not physically keep a burglar out of your home or business.
You can read the rest of the story here: (Originally released by Louisville Gals Real Estate Blog but has since been taken down)
We all know about alarms, and they have been proven to help deter intruders from a home. However, the don’t keep them out. So just remember some of the good ol’ techniques, like locks on doors and windows, or perhaps a fence, gated community, etc.