Kaz Weida

Kaz is a journalist who covers home security, parenting, and community and child safety. Her work and product testing in the security and safety field spans the past four years. You can find Kaz in HuffPost, SheKnows, Lifehack, and much more. Her degree in education and her background as a teacher and a parent make her uniquely suited to offer practical advice on creating safe environments for your family.

Posts by Kaz Weida

Best Home Security Systems in Dallas

Kaz Weida | Jan 28, 2020 | Home Safety, Home Security

Discover the best home security systems in Dallas with responsive customer service and affordable alarm monitoring for your home or apartment in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex.

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Best Home Security Systems in Seattle

Kaz Weida | Jan 29, 2020 | Home Safety, Home Security
Best Customer ServiceGreat Western Security 4.8Read ReviewCustom systemsAward-winning customer serviceCustom systemsAward-winning customer serviceView PackagesRead Review Best ReputationWashington Alarm 4.7Read Review75 years of experienceFive Diamond Rated Monitoring Center75 years of experienceFive Diamond Rated Monitoring CenterView PackagesRead...

The Best Pet Insurance

Kaz Weida | Jan 14, 2020 | Equipment Reviews
Best for Comprehensive CoverageFigoRead ReviewNo copay for life-saving careCloud-basedNo exclusions for cured congenital conditionsNo copay for life-saving careCloud-basedNo exclusions for cured congenital conditionsVisit WebsiteRead Review Best for DogsTrupanionRead Review90% coverageDirect pay availableCovers hip dysplasia90% coverageDirect...

Best Pet Harnesses

Kaz Weida | Jan 7, 2020 | Equipment Reviews, Pet Safety

Find the best dog harness, from Ruffwear Front Range to PetSafe Easy Walk, and get recommendations for no-pull dog harnesses with front and back leash attachments.

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How to Keep Your Roof Clear of Snow

Kaz Weida | Jan 7, 2020 | Home Safety, Safety Tips

Keep snow off your roof by calculating snow load and removing snow from your roof with a roof rake. Tips to avoid roof damage, including how to prevent ice dams.

Best Home Security Systems in Atlanta

Kaz Weida | Dec 23, 2019 | Equipment Reviews

We compared Atlanta home security companies with alarm systems, monitoring and security cameras for your home or apartment in Atlanta.

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Best Home Security Systems in New York City

Kaz Weida | Dec 19, 2019 | Buyers Guides, Safety News

Looking for the best home security systems in New York City? We’ve got you. Read reviews of NYC professional monitoring plans, video camera systems, and home automation solutions from the Bronx to Long Island.

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Ring Spotlight Camera Review

Kaz Weida | Apr 22, 2020 | Equipment Reviews, Home Security

Ring’s Spotlight Camera joins the Ring family of devices as an outdoor home security camera, recording HD video & equipped with motion detection & night vision.

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Nest vs. Ring Home Security

Kaz Weida | Apr 6, 2020 | Equipment Reviews, Home Security

Which DIY home security system is better? We compare Nest Secure to Ring Home security to see which system protects better for your budget.

Best Water Filters

Kaz Weida | Apr 16, 2020 | Equipment Reviews

Filter contaminants from your water under the sink, on the countertop, or in a pitcher with recommendations for the best water filters.