How Is Your Emergency Preparedness?
Natural disasters can strike anywhere at any time. Take Buffalo, New York as a good example. Last we heard they had 7 feet-84 inches-of snow in some areas. That not only crippled the city and its residents, but also the whole Western part of New York with as much as 135 miles of the Thruway […]Read More
Are You A Survivalist?
There is a whole subculture of people in United States who believe in Survivalism which “is a movement of individuals or groups (called survivalists or preppers) who are actively preparing for emergencies, including possible disruptions in social or political order, on scales from local to international.” If you are interested in the Survivalist movement, we […]Read More
Home Or Car Vandalism-How To Catch The Bad Guys
Across the country, vandalism to private and public property will escalate to an amount approaching $20 billion in damage this year. Here we will discuss what vandalism is and how you can protect your car and personal property. The Merriam Webster dictionary says that Vandalism is the “willful or malicious destruction or defacement of public […]Read More
Exciting New Self-Defense Products
Part of our responsibility as the leader in the online sales of self-defense products is to introduce our customers and readers to new products that are available to them. To that end we are bringing to your attention five new products today. The first one is this Zap brand Extreme Knuckles Stunner that is different […]Read More
Is Common Sense REALLY Common At All?
You hear the term ‘common sense’ quite frequently, but we often wonder how common some of these practices are to people. In some of these examples, not too common at all! Many of these practices make sense to us because we’re in the business, but maybe they don’t make sense to most people. We will […]Read More
Self-Defense Holiday Gift Ideas
The holidays are rapidly approaching and with it the eternal dilemma of what to get your friends, family and loved ones. You could cop out and get them a gift card or a tie. But why not get them something they can actually use. Here are some gift ideas that are not only practical but […]Read More
Practical Burglary Prevention Tips
As we saw in the article called the ‘The Ultimate Guide To Home Security’ 60.5% of all burglaries involved forcible entry, but 33.2% of all burglaries were committed without using any force to gain entry. Are you kidding me? That means that one third of all burglaries committed in the United States are committed by […]Read More
Creative Ways to Lock Down Your Apartment For Less Than Twenty Bucks
If you think living in an apartment protects you from burglary any more than living in a home, you may be sadly mistaken. Here we offer some suggestions on how to improve the security of your apartment or creative ways to lock down your apartment for less than twenty bucks. How Many Folks Live in […]Read More
Which One Is Better Pepper Spray Or A Stun Gun?
In all the time that we have been in the home security and self-defense products business, one of the most frequently asked questions that we get is ‘which is better, a stun gun or pepper spray?’ For more information on pepper sprays you should check out our article posted recently on everything you need to […]Read More
Pepper Sprays In Action
The practical side of self-defense products is whether or not they work. Here are several examples of self-defense stories that show how pepper sprays, in particular, are an effective deterrent to crime. The first story occurs in Denver in an area called LoDo, a euphemism for lower downtown, a once decaying part of downtown that […]Read More