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Burglar Resistant Homes
by Nick Gromicko, Rob London and Kenton Shepard
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Some interesting statistics concerning break-ins in the United States:

According to a survey, burglars enter homes through the following locations: 

Some interesting statistics concerning break-ins in Canada (2002):

Consider the following safety measures:

Exterior Doors

Pet Doors:

Sliding Glass Doors:

Illumination:

Windows:

Landscape and Yard:

While the House is Vacant:

Other Tips:

In summary, there are plenty of things you can do to reduce the chance that your home will be burglarized. Ask an InterNACHI inspector if they think your home is unsafe during your next home inspection.