Did you know that most door frames moldings are pretty flimsy? They are, making it all too easy for a burglar to gain access into your home with ... more
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Strengthen your door frame
Did you know that most door frames moldings are pretty flimsy? They are, making it all too easy for a burglar to gain access into your home with nothing more than a crowbar. To strengthen your door frame, install 3-inch screws that reach the wall studs along the frame.
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I can't put into words the fear, anger, and loss that comes from a home burglary. I came home one night and made my way upstairs to find random lights turned on and drawers opened. My heart sank. Our house, the house we'd selected for the great neighborhood, the house that we'd been in for just over a year, the house designed to protect and shelter my family had been compromised. This burglar stole more than just stuff; he stole my family's comfort, peace, and personal security. It's only fair for me to warn you that a burglary isn't always as obvious as you might think. Why was our house chosen? The million dollar question. Take a look at the 7 burglar trade secrets and take measures to protect your home and your family. If you think a home burglary can't happen to you, I'm sorry to tell you you're wrong. - By Lori Garcia