Proper security of your home is of the highest importance but is anything but cheap. Many believe that the run-of-the-line security service, which signals to a security company and/or the police, is enough to guarantee personal security at home; unfortunately, this is just not the case. So what is the cost of home security? And how can one boost security and still be cost-effective? Here are some facts to consider:
In 2011, there were an estimated 9 million property crimes – everything from burglaries to car thefts – in the United States, according to the most recent statistics from the FBI.
The average annual cost of a large dog just in the first year alone is $1,843, according to the animal welfare organization ASPCA.
Most companies will offer installation specials as low as $99, but start-up costs for all the equipment could run between $600 to $1,200 says Robert Siciliano, … Read more »Continue