Home Safety

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A Guide to the Best Fire Escape Ladders

Katherine Torres | Jul 13, 2020 | Buyers Guides, Home Safety

To help make your home safer, we’ll cover some of the features you want in an emergency escape ladder and give you our top recommendations for ladders that are worth checking out.

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The 4 Toughest Front Doors for Ultimate Home Security

Kasey Tross | Jul 13, 2020 | Home Safety

Beef up your home’s security with the best security doors on the market. SafeWise ranks and reviews the toughest front doors and screen doors available to protect your home from intruders.

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Best Gun Safes of 2020

Katie McEntire | Jul 13, 2020 | Equipment Reviews

Find the right gun safe for your home. SafeWise reviews pricing, security, and capacity of the best gun safes of 2020 for multiple guns, travel, and biometric features.

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Best Home Safes

Katie McEntire | Jul 13, 2020 | Equipment Reviews, Home Safety

The best home safes protect against more than burglary; they’re fire and water resistant too. Learn more about our favorite security safes here.

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How Your Family Can Recover After a Burglary

Katie McEntire | Jul 13, 2020 | Home Safety

Recovering from the trauma of a home invasion can be a long process. Check out these tips to navigate the healing process.

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Best Heart Rate Monitors for Seniors

Katie McEntire | Jul 22, 2020 | Senior Safety

Watching your heart is the first step to watching your health. Check out our top picks for heart monitors.


FastHelp Alert Device Review

Katie McEntire | Jul 17, 2020 | Senior Safety

We take a close look at the pricing and features behind the super simple
FastHelp emergency medical alert device for older adults.

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Best Video Doorbell Cameras of 2020

Katie McEntire | Jul 23, 2020 | Home Security

Doorbell cameras show you who’s knocking without answering the door. Check out the best video doorbells to prevent porch pirates and protect your privacy.

Best Smart Electronic Door Locks of 2020

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 23, 2020 | Home Security, Smart Home

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

Nest Secure Alarm System Review

Katie McEntire | Jul 14, 2020 | Home Security

We take a close look at the thermostat company turned security system provider. How does Nest security stack up? Find out in our review.