When you think about ranches and farms, you’re usually thinking about horses and livestock. About as high-tech as it gets, in most people’s imagination, is a tractor – maybe a milking machine. Even way out in the boonies, it can be hard to imagine why you would need home security – or maybe that’s precisely the reason why you would.
Doesn’t matter if it’s the beautiful countryside of Utah or Colorado, crime can strike anywhere and that’s why it pays to be prepared.
Here are some home security pointers:
1.) Get a system. Sites like SecurityChoice.com are a great place to start when researching for a home security system. Might not guarantee your safety 100 but it will certainly be reassuring in the long run.
2.) Get a gun. Most farms and ranches have guns for obvious reasons – hunting, dealing with a suffering creature, etc. – however guns can also make good home defense. Just make sure that everyone in the household is instructed in the proper use of firearms and keep your weapons safely stored away.
3.) Get a dog. Depending on what kind of ranch you run, you might already have that box checked. Dogs are great to have around in general but they are especially good at hearing and seeing the things you might miss.
Posted by admin on Dec 03 2012 under Uncategorized |