This comes to us from the Austin, Texas  police department, but it’s good advice to anyone in any city. Don’t let your garage door become a weak point in your home’s security. The APD reports an increase in break-ins through garage doors and offer some tips on how to make your garage more secure.

  1. Don’t leave your remote in the car.
  2. Install deadbolt locks and solid doors.
  3. Install motion detector lights.
  4. Cover windows to stop prying eyes.
  5. Disable the overhead door when away.
  6. Keep your garage door closed.

Read the complete article from the Austin Statesman News blog.