DIY Home Security Articles

Part of having a safe and comfortable home is making sure it is secure.

While a world without crime would be ideal, unfortunately it is not the case, and therefore home security is a vital part of life especially if you are living in the city or suburbs.

At NestKoo we review and recommend the best home security solutions on the market today, and explain what features and specifications to look for when securing your house, apartment or business from thieves and other unwanted strangers. We cover home security systems, door and window security such as locks, outdoor security for your trailer and gate, and even locking mailboxes. As well as products, we also explain how to install your new DIY security system to get it up and running correctly.

Don’t know where to start? Delve into our DIY home security topics here:

Lock a Trailer Hitch

How to Lock a Trailer Hitch? A Beginners Guide

Unsure how to lock a trailer hitch? We explain step-by-step how to lock a trailer hitch, plus steps on removing the lock if it gets stuck.
replacing sliding glass door lock

Replacing Sliding Glass Door Lock | How to Install & Repair

In this article, we explain the steps for replacing sliding glass door lock, plus how to fix glass sliding door lock and movement issues.
lock garage door manually

How to Lock Garage Door Manually (Quick Fix)

Is your garage door stuck or broken? Learn how to lock garage door manually and install a manual garage door lock in a hurry.
Mailbox Making Guide

How to Make Your Own Mailbox? DIY Project

In this article we will teach you how to make your own mailbox using pressurized wood, galvanized nail, wood glue and paint.
Wall Mount Mailbox

What are the Different Types of Mailboxes?

Each person in the United States uses a mailbox to collect their…