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9 Ideas on How to Secure Your Apartment Door

When you live in a house, there are many things you can do to deter potential burglars and to keep your family and your belongings safe. When you live in an apartment, however, it can be a bit more complicated, especially if you are on a tight budget or if your landlord doesn’t want to cooperate.

Don’t worry: it’s still possible to make your apartment safer. It all starts with taking a close look at your front door. These nine ideas will show you how to secure your apartment door. Continue Reading

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6 Email Security Best Practices That You Should Always Follow

Cybercrime and data theft are two very big areas of concern that pose threats to businesses in 2018. Most companies spend a large amount of their budget trying to mitigate these concerns. There are hundreds, if not thousands, of different threats out there at any given time that could pose a concern to your business practices and could also severely damage your brand reputation. There have been numerous cases recently where large companies have had data breaches and precious client data was taken and exposed, presenting many problems. Continue Reading

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10 Duct Tape Craft Ideas That Are Really Cool

If you are looking for a reliable, flexible, sticky tape, none comes close to the mighty duct tape. Its resistance to weathering and a durable adhesive makes duct tape a favourite choice for almost any situation that needs sticking up.

Duct tape is highly versatile in term of the many uses it can be put to. Its strength and durability make it an obvious choice for DIY projects such as making crafts of all shades, shapes and sizes. The fact that it comes in different colours means you can create vibrant, attractive items to spice up any occasion. You can even design custom tape that can be used in various occasions.

Duct tape can also be used to make creative craft items, and below are a few interesting duct tape craft ideas that you might want to try out.

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Bad Leader: 10 Poor Leadership Qualities and Characteristics

The world is filled with more poor leaders than strong ones. In a business environment, it’s oftentimes said when someone quits their job that they’re not quitting the job, they’re quitting their boss. That certainly rings true, in most cases. A bad boss can make the greatest job in the world absolutely void of joy and alternatively, a great boss can make a not-so-great job feel pretty welcoming. Continue Reading

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Puppy Life: 6 Best Traits of a Siberian Husky Puppy

Having a pet you love can just make your life better. There’s little doubt that owning a Siberian Husky puppy can bring a lot of joy to your life. This is a special breed of dogs and one that offers a lot of advantages to the owner. If you’re looking for a new furry friend to call your own, this one may be it. Knowing some of the top reasons to choose this breed can be beneficial to you. Continue Reading

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Locked & Guarded: 10 Effective Techniques to Secure Your Home

Data collected by the Conference Board shows that Canada’s burglary rate is lower than nine of its peer countries, at 578 burglaries per 100,000 people. Having said that, there’s no reason to neglect security at your home. It’s up to you to protect yourself and your home from intruders. If you’re looking for some effective home security ideas, keep reading.

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Breaking the Law: 5 Things Every Canadian Needs to Know About Criminal Law

Most Canadians will never deal with the criminal justice system. But, when you do, it’s a Kafka-esque experience, one that you think you’re sleepwalking through.

Criminal law is the specialty of law that deals with criminal offenses. Criminal offenses can range from serious crimes like rape, murder, carjacking, bank robberies, DUI to minor infractions like not wearing a seat belt, speeding or public intoxication.

Criminal laws are typically enacted by the state or federal government. Anyone who fails to abide by these laws and commits any of these offenses has to face the consequences. In criminal law, the emphasis is on punishment, which is different from civil law, where the emphasis is on victim compensation and resolution of conflict.

Here are five things every Canadian needs to know about criminal law:

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Peace of Mind: 4 Steps to Choosing the Right Funeral Home

Dealing with a death in the family is never easy, especially if you’re unsure how to proceed. Working with a good funeral home is an excellent way to reduce stress while fulfilling the wishes of the deceased. Not all funeral homes are the s, so it’s important to explore the best options for you and your family. This blog post looks at four different tips that will help you select a funeral home. Continue Reading

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Defend Yourself: 4 Skills You Learn in a Self-Defense Class

It is quite typical for people to be lulled into a sense of constant safety and security but the reality is things can go wrong fast and you could find yourself being the victim of a serious and violent offence.

While such a situation can be terrifying, there are steps you can take to protect yourself and come out on top after an attack. This definitely includes taking a variety of martial arts classes, fighting lessons, and self-defense class. There are many reasons why taking a class should be considered and ways that it will assist you in protecting yourself and feeling safer in whatever you do. Continue Reading