Posts Tagged ‘Apartment Security’

How to Prevent a Break-In

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It’s not a pleasant topic, but one that merits at least a few minutes of your time. Break-ins occur. We read a statistic recently that break-ins take place once every 15 seconds. Certainly those doing the breaking-in don’t have a personal agenda to rob your apartment; in fact, they probably don’t even specifically target apartment […] read more

Warm Weather Safety Tips for Renters

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With spring finally here and summer on the way, most of us are ditching the indoors for the warm sunny outdoors. While sunshine is one of the best things ever, warm weather also makes us more likely to leave our places wide open, giving intruders an easier entrance. If you’ve been out and about enjoying […] read more

How to Assess Apartment Security: Stay-Safe Tips for Renters

As we enter prime moving season, many novice and veteran apartment hunters may be more focused on finding an affordable apartment than a safe apartment. There’s no need to worry, you can find both by checking for these safety features in any prospective rental. read more

5 Tips When Comparing Downtown Apartments

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Not all downtown apartments are created equal. When searching for a new downtown apartment, you must be aware of a specific and unique set of considerations that will impact the apartments’ desirability, cost and livability. The following are a list of factors you should analyze prior to choosing a new apartment. 1. Proximity to the […] read more

6 Tips to Keep Your Bike Safe and Secure in Your Apartment Complex

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Mountain biking and street biking enthusiasts who live in apartment complexes have to consider keeping their bike safe between uses, when it is in storage. Those who have had to make these kinds of decisions know that bike security can be tricky in a multi-tenant building. Here are some of the top suggestions for keeping […] read more

4 Intercom System Safety Tips for Apartment Dwellers

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If entry into your apartment building is controlled via an intercom system, it’s important to practice basic apartment safety, especially if you’re living alone. This article will focus on four different ways you can be safe and secure while operating your intercom. Try to Verify Who It Is before Opening the Door Never open the […] read more

5 Tips for Getting the Best Renters Insurance Rates

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Getting the best renters insurance rates, or tenant insurance, will help you save money. The amount you save could be just what you need to pay for your next tank of gas, or money that could go towards your rent payment. Here are 5 tips for getting the best rates: 1. Multiple Policy Discounts Ask […] read more

Apartment Safety: Sliding Door Security Tips

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Wherever you live, apartment safety should be a top priority, but when you have a sliding glass door, sliding door security should be at the top of that list. Here are some sliding door security tips to keep yourself, and your apartment safe. New Locks Some sliding doors simply lock with a lever, but others […] read more

The Benefits of an Apartment Doorman

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An apartment doorman is a great advantage if you are lucky enough to have one. They play multiple roles in buildings where they are employed. The Doorman’s Role in Apartment Safety The primary role of an apartment doorman is safety. Your doorman watches the premises and monitors who comes and goes. When a visitor arrives to […] read more