Tag Archives: home

Run a DIY Home Security Assessment with These Tips

Conducting your own home security assessment to increase your security footprint is crucial in eliminating the one question you don’t… View Article

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One Man’s Trash: Does the Garbage You Put on the Curb Make You a Target for Theft?

We’ve shared many home security tips in the past here at ITS, from everything on how to prevent garage door break-ins, to… View Article

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Beat The Clock: Most Burglaries Take Place in Minutes

What can you do in eight minutes? Check your e-mail, make a quick lunch, run to the store? Eight minutes… View Article

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How To Break Down A Door

Alright, let’s get this out of the way first: kicking down a door is not the best option for opening… View Article

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Redefining Survival: Simply, Getting Home

Survival. It’s definitely a topic we all are interested in and something most of us hope (and like to think)… View Article

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Use These Tips to Protect You and Your Family Against Home Invasions

Home invasions happen, whether you think they will or not. A few days ago, an unsuspecting homeowner in New Jersey… View Article

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Do You Know What To Do When The Smoke Alarm Goes Off?

You may have read Bryan’s latest article on smoke detectors and recently replaced yours, but do you have a plan… View Article

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Make Your Case: How To Run a Self-Surveillance

Survivalists, preppers and even security personal can be prone to the same shortcomings they often preach to the unprepared —… View Article

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The DIY Gym: 8 Pieces of Equipment That Will Get You Strong & Save You Money

ITS Tactical Editor-in-Chief’s note: This post was written by Brett & Kate McKay and originally ran on The Art of… View Article

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Sentry Safe Home Defense Center: The First Line of Defense is You

The history of “safes” goes back to the days of the caveman, when they attempted to keep their belongings safe… View Article

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