Any home in the Phoenix Metropolitan area can fall victim to property theft and home invasion, on average a homeowner can expect $1,600 to $2,000 in property damage and property theft. This can be almost completely avoided by safe exit/entry practices and taking a weekend to secure your home properly. Below I will discuss the top 10 ways to secure your home.
1. Research Crime in Your Area
Stay on top of crime statistics in the area your live, if you live in a high-risk area make sure to increase the security in your home. A great place to check the current crimes happening in your area is http://www.azcentral.com/CrimeMaps/.