Posts Tagged ‘security system’
Protection v.s Prevention. What’s the difference?
We often think of “protection” and “prevention” as similar, or even interchangeable terms, but that’s simply not the case. When it comes to business security, protection, and prevention, they all should be treated as two separate parts of your strategy. Below, we will explain the difference between the two and how to prevent and protect…Read More
Flood Detection in Your Home
Are you seasonally at your home? Do you leave your home thinking, did I forget to turn off sink? Water detection technology has come a long way. With Alarm.com Flood Detection Sensors, you will be able to detect and be alerted to the presence of water leaks or build up within your home. Where do…Read More
Important Questions to ask your Security Company
1. Is the company a member of a recognized security association? A reputable and trustworthy security company will be affiliated with a local or national industry association, such as the National Burglar and Fire Alarm Association. For safety’s sake, call the organization to verify the company’s membership. 2. How long has the alarm company been…Read More
Halloween Safety Tips
Halloween is one the most anticipated days of the year where kids get to dress up as their favorite characters and go around neighborhoods to trick or treat and possible stay out past their bedtime. Of course, you want your kids to enjoy themselves, but like most parents you are concerned for their safety. We…Read More
How Vulnerable is My Security System?
Is my alarm system vulnerable, and how easy is it to bypass? These may be questions that may pop up in your mind when coming to a security system. We see it the movies sometimes, where the bad guy plugs in his machine and it deciphers the alarm code, but is that possible? There…Read More
Meet the Smart Thermostat
Saving energy at your home just got a whole lot easier. By replacing your current thermostat with a smart thermostat, you will see a huge difference in savings along with added security benefits. Financial Savings We all have days where we forget to turn up the air before we leave for the day,…Read More
How Smart is Your Door Lock?
Keys are something we’ve become accustomed to carrying for a long time. We have all been there, you lose your keys and panic ensues. Wouldn’t it be great if you could just ditch your keys forever? With today’s technology advancements you can do just that! Now you lock and unlock your door by typing…Read More
False Alarms Be Gone
When it comes to security systems, how can you be sure if it’s a real emergency or just a false alarm? False Alarms have created a stigma in the security industry. Emergency personnel spend countless hours responding to alarm calls, many of which are determined to be false. Cities all have different ordinances of…Read More
As a parent, time and money go by so fast! Especially this time of year! That’s right it’s Back to School season for the kids. It’s time to go shopping for clothes, supplies, shoes, and so much more. This is the time when smart security can be very beneficial to families especially those with older…Read More
What About My Guns?
Imagine it is 2 AM, and you hear a noise coming from outside your bedroom door. It sounds like someone has entered your home uninvited. Do you grab your firearm and make them regret the choice they’ve made? This is a typical response from gun owners and as attractive of a thought this can…Read More