By Angela Sanders Thursday, June 20, 2013, 02:19 AM EDT
Vacations are supposed to be a time for rest and relaxation. We should only have to worry about throwing our feet up and taking in our surroundings. An occasion to leave life's daily stresses behind, the absolute last concern you'd want is the thought of your home's vulnerability without you there. Fortunately, the advanced home security systems of today can leave most of us in that "out of sight, out of mind" state of calm. Here are just a few of the ways security systems can let you take that much-deserved, leisurely break.