Although it’s impossible to 100% guarantee you will never be the victim of a burglary, you can see from the above tips that you can protect yourself as much as possible.
Most of the above home security tips are from real ex-burglars, so see which apply to your home and you can hopefully deter intruders or at least make them think twice.
There’s probably no such thing as being ‘too cautious’. Even if your home contents are insured, you can’t replace items exactly and some sentimental things might be gone forever.
Make it difficult for a burglar to get in or to find your valuables and they will likely try some other house instead.