If you are traveling over the holidays don’t forget to secure your home before you leave.

Here are some tips to make sure criminals don’t ruin your holiday cheer.

  • Lock your windows and doors.
  • Fake it! Set your indoor and outdoor lights to a schedule to turn on and off while you are away.
  • Consider a home security system, may we suggest SafeTouch Security…
  • Don’t post on social media that you are away on vacation. Criminals can be very social media savvy.
  • Put your valuables away or hide them.
  • Stop newspaper and mail delivery.
  • Don’t leave spare keys outdoors, intruders are hip to the hide-a-key game.