How many guns do you need to protect your home?
If your house is white, + 2 guns; any other color, + 1 gun. If your house has a bomb shelter, + 3 guns. If you own a dog, + 1 gun; for each cat you own, + 2 guns.
What is the best gun to buy to protect your home?
A long-standing consensus within the firearms community is that the venerable 12 gauge pump action shotgun is the best weapon for home defense. It’s reliable, devastating at close range when loaded with buckshot or slugs, and sometimes the sound of the pump racking alone will be enough to scare an intruder away.
Why should you not have a gun in your house?
Statistically, having a gun in your home is more dangerous for you and your family, especially if you have young children or teens. Because the majority of gun owners do not secure their weapons, children are especially at risk of gun violence in their homes.
Why shotguns are not good for home defense?
Recoil is also a major cause for concern when choosing a shotgun as a home defense weapon. Excessive recoil is going to negatively impact performance during training as well as during defensive situations, and as many of us have found out one way or another, shotguns can generate a ton of recoil.
Are there any home defense guns for sale?
That’s why we make it our mission to provide home defense firearms for sale that are affordable and reliable. Take a look at the great selection of home protection guns that we have chosen to fill this need. We buy them in large quantities and pass the savings on to you.
What should I buy if I could only own one handgun?
Let’s say you had to sell every handgun you own and had an unlimited budget to buy one handgun. I always tell people they have enough money to buy any pistol ever made but you’ll be stuck with that handgun for the rest of your life. I often ask this question to friends and family and surprisingly I have never gotten the same twice yet.
Can a handgun be used in a home?
A handgun is handy indoors you can conveniently conceal almost anywhere in the home, ready for use. It is the easiest of all guns to retain in a hand to hand struggle, and it can be fired from either hand in an emergency.
Which is the best gun for home protection?
These guns tend to be easy to operate, light to carry and can be exceptionally accurate. Homeowners and law enforcement officers alike have used them to stop violent criminals quickly. When the first AR-556 rifles started rolling off the Ruger assembly line, I was surprised to see the company jumping into that market.