summer thieves

It’s easy to see why thieves love the summer months. So many things are left out in the open—and it’s easy to steal them when their owners are enjoying a vacation or the Great Outdoors.

The U.S. Justice Department reports that burglaries are more common during the summer than during any other season. While there many ways to protect your home (including keys that resist lock bumping and smart home technology), nothing is foolproof. That’s why it’s a good idea to make sure you have the right homeowners insurance and to keep a closer eye on things during the warm-weather months.

Exercising a bit of extra caution is especially true when it comes to seven items in particular. Surprisingly, several of them are probably outside of your house. Find out what these items are and how you can make them less attractive to thieves by reading the source article at