We should all feel secure in our homes when we place our heads on the pillows to sleep at night. This may not always be easy. Fortunately, there are some low-cost options for making our houses seem more secure.
Individuals have tested many tricks to make our homes safer on a budget, whether using a dowel to keep a door or window from rolling open or investing in surveillance camera equipment with motion sensor technology. Here are a few inventive and sometimes obvious ways people have approached improving their home security.