Making sure your home is secure seems a huge task. It does not have to be difficult or expensive. By reading this advice, you will see it is simpler and cheaper than you imagined.
Do you keep your dog outdoors when you go out? This is a good spot for keeping your spare key. Put the key on the dog's collar. Your dog is an especially good key hiding spot if he doesn't react well to strangers, since they won't approach him, but the key will be there if you need it.
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