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When Can You Use a Gun in Self-Defense

In Home Defense Tips by homedefense

This question is asked all the time by many gun owners and it’s imperative that if you own a gun, you need to understand the gun laws in your city and state. Every state has different laws that will tell you what you can or cannot do when it comes …

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10 Top Tips on How to Prevent Lock Bumping

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You may be asking what is lock bumping or what a 999/rapping key is. This is the process where criminals take a special key,  using a bumping technique to unlock cylinder and deadbolt locks. I want to share the 10 tips on how to prevent lock bumping, but first, let’s …

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How to Stay Safe While Walking Anywhere Alone

In Home Defense Tips by homedefense

People do it all the time- walking alone. Many people walk to work, to the bus stop, to school, and around campus, as well as all around town. Several people don’t think twice about walking anywhere alone, night or day.  Many runners and walkers also go out on their own. …

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How to Secure your Sliding Glass Door

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Many homes have sliding glass doors as one way to get in and out of their homes. They are a wonderful asset to your living space because they bring more light into your home and open up the outdoor view more than your average window or door. Unfortunately, sliding glass …

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Top 5 Self Defense Scenarios

In Home Defense Tips by homedefense

Everyone needs to take the time to learn how to defend yourself. I urge you to not only read this, but make sure your family members understand these self-defense tactics as well. If you are in a bad situation with someone threatening you or your family, do you have to …

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How to Use a Knife for Self Defense

In Home Defense Tips by homedefense

The knife is a good weapon of choice when looking into self protection and defense. People may get nervous about carrying and using a knife for self-defense, but a knife is just an extension of the arm and anyone can stab or slash with a knife to get away from …

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The Best Self Defense Weapon for a Woman

In Home Defense Tips by homedefense

Women want to feel safe and secure when they are in their home and when they are outside of their home too. Unfortunately there is always a risk of being attacked by a criminal, and it’s important to be prepared with good self-defense tactics you can utilize in case such …

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How Safe are Wireless Home Security Systems?

In Home Defense Tips by homedefense

The home security systems today offer some amazing features with incredible technological features. The wireless home security system has become a popular purchase for many home owners around the country. These systems operate using cellular service to contact your monitoring company. This means you do not need a phone line …

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Where to Place Home Security Cameras?

In Home Defense Tips by homedefense

Many people want to invest in a home security camera, but aren’t sure how to effectively use them. Two critical elements to making these security systems work are knowing how to set them up and where you should strategically position the cameras. It’s very important to get the information you …