We often like to think that bad things won’t happen to us. That we won’t get in a car wreck, or we won’t get sick, or that our home wont get broken into. However, the truth is, these things do happen, especially homes being burglarized. And if you aren’t prepared you could very well be a burglars next victim.

A home is burglarized every 14.4 seconds in the United States. Not only that, but homes in the suburbs are 1.5 times more likely to be broken into. Sometimes the odds aren’t in your favor, but that doesn’t mean you can’t do certain things to safe guard your home from burglars.

This infographic presented by Safe Sound Family gives you some tips on how to think like a thief and keep your home safe from break-ins. Check it out below to learn more.

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