DIY home security system showcasing a reinforced fence

7 Ninja Like DIY Home Security Tricks to Protect from Unwanted Guests

Pro Tip

Any dog will help prevent theft. While a large security dog can do more, even a 10 lb dog can make a lot of noise, the last thing a burglar wants.


What are the best home security options for renters or those that live in apartments and dorms?

  • Fortify your door
  • Additional locks
  • Wireless alarm systems
  • Window alarms and locks
  • Wireless security cameras connected to your smartphone. Nest is an excellent choice.
  • Additional outdoor lighting

What additional steps should I take during civil unrest?

If there is civil unrest in your area then you may want to do the following:

  • Remove anything from your yard that could be used as a projectile.
  • Take down any signs or other decor that could antagonize.
  • Reinforce windows with window security film if you have not already.

Where do I learn more about Op Sec?

Operational Security is an important concept for you and your family. You need to make sure that kids and teens think before they give away information to strangers. Check out our article on Op Sec for more details.

MEET Roman Zrazhevskiy

Roman is a notable figure in the sphere of emergency preparedness and has been featured in various news broadcasts, publications, and documentaries to weigh in on the subject. He has made multiple appearances on HBO, BBC, CBS, and other media outlets to provide insight on the critical importance of readiness under all circumstances. When he is not hard at work being the CEO of Ready To Go Survival and MIRA Safety, he enjoys riding his motorcycle, shooting, handball, and scaring his neighbors by taking out the trash in full MOPP gear.

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