This is not a decision you want to throw together. You should really think about which safety methods work best for your family.
Buy a safe so you can conceal your valuables in it. This is very important, as you do not want your gold, diamonds and personal items exposed if someone were to break into your house. Keep your safe in a hard-to-get-to place, such as a basement closet or your attic.
Always change the locks changed when you buy a new home. You don’t know how many keys the previous owners made and handed out. Do the same thing if you happen to misplace your keys.
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