Remember the adage – “don’t talk to strangers”? This one is similar – don’t let strangers inside your house.
Oftentimes, would-be burglars pose as delivery agents or repairmen to gain access to your home and carry out a spot of reconnaissance. Most of us open the door to handymen without a second thought and that’s a bad idea. If you find an unexpected visitor at the door, make sure to ask for credentials and some form of identification.