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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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8 Ways to Keep Thieves Out of Your Garage

Kasey Tross | Jan 7, 2020 | Home Safety, Home Security

Learn the tricks burglars use to get into your garage and stop a break-in before it happens. Beef up your garage security with these 8 simple tips.

Door Locks for Apartment Security

5 Best Door Locks for Apartments and Renters

Kaz Weida | Jan 7, 2020 | Buyers Guides

We selected the top door locks that are easy to install without angering your landlord or risking the loss of your security deposit.

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Best Home Security Systems in Chicago

Kasey Tross | Jan 7, 2020 | Equipment Reviews, Home Security

Find the best home security systems in Chicago to protect your home against burglary. These local picks have great customer reviews and monitoring packages.

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Tips for Recovering Lost or Stolen Items

Katie McEntire | Jan 7, 2020 | General Safety, Safety Tips

What can you do if you’ve had something stolen from your car or you’ve lost a valuable item? Learn how to recover your lost or stolen goods with these tips.

Ice and snow on rooftop

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.

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The Apartment Security Guide for Renters

Kasey Tross | Jan 8, 2020 | Home Safety

Find out how to choose a safe apartment and improve the security of your current apartment. These simple steps will give you greater peace of mind.

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The Best Keyless Electronic Door Locks

Rebecca Edwards | Jan 6, 2020 | Buyers Guides

Best smart door locks buyer’s guide. We’ve compared the top electronic door locks to bring you the future of home security and home automation.

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Best Door & Window Sensors of 2020

Rebecca Edwards | Jan 6, 2020 | Home Safety

Protect your home and family with the added security of door & window sensors. Read our review of the top sensors to find the best fit for your home.

black friday smart home gifts

Your Black Friday & Cyber Monday Shopping Guide to Smart Home Tech

SafeWise Team | Jan 2, 2020 | Buyers Guides, SafeWise Recommends

We’ve rounded up the best deals on some of our favorite smart home and home security devices. Take a look at our recommendations to finalize your holiday shopping list and make the most of Black Friday this year.