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SafeWise Team | Nov 12, 2019 | Focus on Community
About SafeWise    SafeWise is an online resource that offers safety solutions, information, and recommendations for your home and community. SafeWise experts have decades of experience as journalists, product testers, safety and compliance officers, homeowners,...

How to Increase Home Safety with These Top Radon Detectors

Katie McEntire | Nov 12, 2019 | Buyers Guides

Though radon gas occurs naturally in the world, it poses risks when found in high concentrations. Unfortunately, radon gas can collect even at home. To combat this risk, many homeowners purchase radon detectors to detect the gas in homes and wells, thereby preventing any potential adverse effects.

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SimpliSafe vs. ADT

Kasey Tross | Nov 11, 2019 | Equipment Reviews

We compare ADT’s and SimpliSafe’s pricing, contracts, equipment, and customer service to help you decide which home security company is right for you.

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Best Car Dash Cams

Kasey Tross | Nov 8, 2019 | Buyers Guides, Equipment Reviews

We’ve researched dozens of dash cams to bring you our six favorites.

Relay by Republic Wireless Kids’ Phone Review

Kasey Tross | Nov 8, 2019 | Equipment Reviews, Family Safety

We tested and reviewed the Relay by Republic Wireless to see how it stands up against other kids GPS devices.

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How to Secure a Front Door

Katie McEntire | Nov 2, 2019 | Safety Tips
Improving your front door security takes only a few steps, but it does a lot to keep your home and family safe. Whether it’s to keep wandering pets and kids inside or unwanted visitors out,...
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How to Help Aging Parents Drive Longer

Kaz Weida | Nov 2, 2019 | Family Safety

Driving means independence for older adults, but we all worry about senior driving skills. Spot warning signs of unsafe driving & learn how to help aging parents.

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Best Garage Door Openers

Katie McEntire | Nov 2, 2019 | Equipment Reviews
Best OverallChamberlain B970Read ReviewBuilt-in smart featuresPowerful and quietHigh price tagBuilt-in smart featuresPowerful and quietHigh price tagView on AmazonRead Review Budget PickSkylink ATOMS AT-1611Read reviewLCD diagnostic displayEasy-to-install equipmentSmart features sold separately LCD diagnostic displayEasy-to-install equipmentSmart features...
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ADT Security vs. Vivint Smart Home

Kasey Tross | Nov 1, 2019 | Home Security, SafeWise Reviews

Vivint vs. ADT home security. SafeWise compares price, contract, equipment, and customer service. Learn more so you can choose the best security company for you.

Best Sliding Glass Door Locks

Katie McEntire | Nov 11, 2019 | Equipment Reviews

Sliding glass doors need a secure lock to keep kids and pets in and home invaders out. Find out what kind of lock is best for your sliding glass door.