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Best Pet Safety Tips for Summer

With summer in full swing, there is more time for fun in the sun with friends, family, and pets. If you go on a walk through your neighborhood or a drive around town, chances are that you will see plenty of other people out and about with their furry friends.

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4 Pros of a Doorbell Camera

In the United States alone, there are 2.5 million burglaries within just one year. And as the summer continues to heat up, most Southerns are spending more time at the beach, on vacation, and away from their homes. Though there’s plenty to appreciate about the warmer months, some alarming statistics from the Department of Justice have homeowners feeling weary.

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How to Stay Safe During Summer Storms

Heading out to the coast can be a great way to spend a relaxing summer day in Myrtle Beach, but things can quickly turn dangerous once the sky starts to cloud. Don’t be disheartened, though. You can still head out for a day by the water while keeping you and your family safe, and as a family-owned security company in Myrtle Beach, we at Coggin Security strive to help people stay safe.

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Why Do Crime Rates Rise In the Summer?

Summer in the south, what could be more fun? Well, did you know that it’s also the season with the highest rates of violent crime and theft? During the summertime, people are away from home more, troubled teenagers have more time on their hands, and some security experts suggest that the rise in temperature alone can increase crime rates.

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Top 5 Summer Safety Tips for Families

While summer is a time of fun for most, it also leaves you at a higher risk for break-ins, accidents, and injuries than other times of the year. Our home security experts here at Coggin Security have compiled a list of tips to give you and your family the fun and safe summer that you deserve.

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6 Tips for Protecting Your Valuables

Whether you collect art, enjoy high-end clothes, or have a predilection for nice jewelry, your valuables should be protected. Millions of people a year are victims of home burglaries, here are six tips from our local security professionals on how to protect your valuables from burglars and make sure you don’t become a statistic. 

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When to Update Windows and Doors for Better Security

Out of all the home burglaries in the United States, about 40% occur when homeowners leave their doors or windows unlocked. While this may seem alarming, the good news is that you can drastically change the likelihood of your house being broken into by simply ramping up your security on doors and windows. 

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