Questions to Ask When Buying a Security System

Questions to Ask When Buying a Security System

Before purchasing a security system, homeowners should have as much information as possible to make a well-informed decision. The safety of family members and possessions is not something that can be taken lightly, so it is crucial to do some homework when making a choice. Here are a few questions every homeowner should ask when buying a security system: What is the cost of a new system? Before you invest…

What can you do to keep your home secure?

According to 2015 FBI statistics, a house is broken into every 20 seconds in the United States. More than anything else, you want your home to be a place where you and your family can feel safe from the potential dangers of the outside world. While you can never guarantee that your home will not ever be broken into, you can greatly reduce your chances by following some simple security…

How Can You Keep Your Office Physically Secure?

These days, it is common for managers to focus their security efforts on protecting IT systems and company data. However, it is crucial to remember that the physical security of a corporate environment is just as important as its cybersecurity. Are you doing enough to keep your staff and business materials safe from burglars and vandals? If not, you are endangering both your subordinates and your livelihood. If the right…

Fire Prevention for Your Home

Fire Safety  Fire Prevention Week falls in the middle of October and we want to focus on taking the right precautions to make sure a fire never occurs in your home. According to www.ready.gov, every year around 12,600 people is injured in home fires in the United States. In less than 30 seconds, a small fire can spread into a large fire throughout your home and get out of control.…

Benefits of a Home Automation System

Check out all the benefits to installing a home automation system! Improve Safety By installing a home automation system, you can say goodbye to any intruders trespassing your house. The system is active 24/7 even if you are away on holidays. If a fire starts or someone decided to break into your house, your neighbors, family, friends can receive a text message. The controller would also get a report so…

My House Was Broken Into, What do I Do?

A lot of people underestimate what a home break-in can do to them emotionally. It is a frightening experience that can make you feel vulnerable for weeks. Don’t worry, it is possible to move forward! Take a second to collect your thoughts read below. The first thing you should do is call the police. Even if the burglars are long gone, you should always call the police to file an incident…

Reasons to Change Your Locks & Ultimately Consider an Alarm System

If you can’t remember the last time your locks on your home or business were changed, it might be time to replace them. You also may be unsure of when the proper time is to change your locks, here are a few important reasons: Moving into a new home: You probably don’t know how many keys the previous owners had or gave to friends and family, the best bet is…

Do I Need A Security System?

Ensuring that your home is safe and secured should always be a top priority. It’s important for most home and business owners to have either a monitoring or security system installed to protect their loved ones and their belongings. If your home or business has ever been broken into with property stolen or damaged, you might get the feeling of being violated. In order to avoid that feeling from ever…

Did You Know That Most Insurance Companies Offer a Discount with Central Station Monitoring?

Did You Know that most insurance companies will give you a discount with central station monitoring? An insurance company can offer you a discount if you have installed the appropriate and qualified alarm systems specifically tailored to your home or business. Contact your homeowner's insurance company and inquire further about this beneficial service! Having a central station monitoring installed into your home is very important, as several studies have shown that by having…

Importance of Fire Alarm Systems

Over the past several years, fire alarm systems have advanced in technology to ensure safety in your home for your belongings and family. Certain people may not believe that having a fire alarm system installed in their home is that important; however, with certain statistics, an alarm system can prove to be essential. According to the National Fire Protection Association, fires in homes with no smoke alarms caused an average…