Ways to Keep Your Home Secure

Ways to Keep Your Home Secure

The world is changing fast, often too fast for us to keep up and so, unfortunately, is crime. One old-fashioned criminal activity that’s changed a lot is burglary. We still see burglars as masked men, sneaking through the night bearing swag-bags, but this image needs to be updated, especially if you want to outwit them […]

Living with O2 Home View

Living with O2 Home View – one month on #O2Home

You may recall that we recently had the O2 Home View package installed to give us added peace of mind with Daddy P working long hours. My first post described the initial set up and our reasons for choosing this service. The O2 Home View package provides us with a PIR and wide angled camera […]

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Setting up our O2 Home View #O2Home

As regular readers know, Daddy P works long and unsociable hours, meaning that Monkey and I are often home alone.  I don’t mind being on my own overnight really, and it hadn’t really bothered me at all until the back-end of last year.  In November, my neighbour a few doors down had an attempted burglary in […]

Light Switch Timer

Light Switch Timer – a review

I’m always a bit concerned about being away from home and it being obvious that no-one is there, especially at this time of year when we all have our lights on so much earlier in the afternoon/evening.  When I heard of a new Light Switch Timer from Switched on Products I was eager to try […]