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Angie’s List is the trusted site where more than 2 million households go to get ratings and reviews on everything from home repair to health care. Stop guessing when it comes to hiring! Check Angie’s List to find out who does the best work in town.

Glossary: Home security

A collection of terms relating to home security including security risk assessment, pressure mats and infrared sensors.

Are you prepared for when tornado sirens sound in Indy?

Public safety officials say the most crucial reaction to tornadoes comes before the warning. They recommend practicing a plan and using multiple alert methods.

Should I install security cameras?

Highly rated Angie's List service providers list the pros and cons of home security camera surveillance systems.

Indiana officials say fire sprinklers are a lifesaver

Fire sprinklers in the home reduce the chance of dying in a fire by 80 percent. Indiana experts say a sprinkler is the most effective piece of fire safety equipment you can install.

Locksmith Service


If you're locked out of your home or car, a locksmith can be your lifeline - but make sure you hire a reputable one.

'Lady locksmith' holds keys to success, sobriety

Indianapolis locksmith Jan Cornett tackled obstacles early in her career before becoming a Super Service Award-winning contractor.

What are the benefits of a deadbolt lock?

Looking to improve home security? Angie Hicks explains why deadbolts offer the best protection against burglars, and describes the different types of locks.

Simple tips to fix squeaky doors and hinges

Do your doors squeak and squeal when you open and close them? One highly rated provider shares simple tips to resolve problems with doors, locks and hinges.

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Water & Smoke Damage

Hurricane Sandy recovery

Hurricane Sandy is among the worst natural disasters in U.S. history and rebuilding will be a long process. This page provides resource information on what to look out for when hiring someone to make repairs, along with information about insurance, utilities and government assistance.

Storm preparedness

A homeowner’s guide to storm preparedness including tips for protecting the home, insurance considerations, establishing a safe place and emergency supply kits.

Water and smoke damage

The U.S. Fire Administration reports that more than 350,000 residential structure fires occur in the United States each year. A homeowner's guide to smoke and water damage provides tips for restoring the home after a fire, safeguarding important documents and hiring a remediation service.

5 steps to prepare for a hurricane

When you hear a hurricane watch or hurricane warning in your area, take steps to keep your family and property safe. Read these tips for hurricane preparation.

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