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How To Avoid Common Fire Alarm Installation Mistakes

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How you install your fire alarm will affect how safe your home is from fires. When installing fire alarms, there are some mistakes that homeowners make that can cause the fire alarm to be less effective.  Know The Requirements Understand the local codes before installing a fire alarm system. There are minimum legal requirements for the type of fire alarm systems you may use and how these systems are installed. Otherwise, your fire alarm system might not be approved.

11 January 2017

3 Ways To Get The Maximum Benefit From A Home Security System

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Your home's security system is more than just a sticker in the window. It has capabilities that you can use to deter would-be burglars and protect your family. To get the most out of your system, you need to do more than have it installed. Here are some tips you can use to get the maximum protection possible from your system.  Download and Install a Security App Most home security systems in the market today offer the ability to remotely control the system.

25 May 2016

3 Ways To Protect Your House From Burglars

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Did you purchase a nice home in an upscale neighborhood and want to make sure it is protected from burglars? There are numerous things that can be done to protect your belongings and keep you safe when at home, as well as when you are at work or traveling. Take a look at the list of tips in this article that you can consider for keeping your house and the things inside of it safe.

21 May 2016

4 Reasons To Install A Home Security Alarm

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As a homeowner, you know how important it is to feel safe in your home. You want to be sure that even when you are not around, your personal belongings are safe, as well as your family. This is the number one reason installing a home security alarm is so important to consider. However, here are four other reasons for installing a home security alarm that you may not have considered before:

16 May 2016

Four Ineffective Places To Hide Valuables Inside Your Home

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The installation of a home security system can dramatically reduce the likelihood that a burglar will choose to target your home. However, in the event that someone still chooses to make entry when you're not home, you want to be sure that your valuables are properly hidden out of sight. Ideally, this will mean that the burglar will quickly get frustrated and decide to target another home. Unfortunately, some homeowners make the mistake of stashing their valuables in common areas that any thief will quickly find.

10 May 2016

Protecting Your Home From Criminals

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In order to properly secure your home, you need to cut out behaviors that increase your chances of being burglarized and secure your home properly. Read this article for helpful information on how you can do both of these things to decrease your chances of having your home broken into. Don't leave your key in a well-known spot You may think you are being sly by putting your key in a hide-a-key rock, hanging it from a nail behind your garage or taping it to the bottom of your welcome mat.

5 May 2016

Finding Enhanced Utility In Security Systems

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Many security systems provide the basic services of intrusion alarms and video surveillance, but there are many ways to reach into more advanced, specialized functions. From added features from security companies to things that you could do on your own, security systems have aged well into the modern era of technology. Take a look at a few modern features of security systems that you could request from security providers and other options that you could use on your own.

4 May 2016

Smart Places To Hide Valuables In Your Home

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The best way to secure the valuables inside your home is to ensure that your home security system is always set. If you don't have a security system, however, or you're just eager to ensure that none of your valuables are taken in the event that someone breaks into your home despite the use of the system, it's important to ensure that these items are hidden in a smart location. Many homeowners keep their jewelry and cash in the master bedroom, which means that a thief can quickly gather plenty of valuable items by quickly visiting this room.

3 May 2016

Tips To Deter Theft In Your Bookstore

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If you own a bookstore and have been noticing that some of your stock has been mysteriously depleting over the course of several weeks, increase security measures with the following tips. As a result, theft may not be as likely to occur and you will feel more at ease. Install Hidden Cameras Near High Value Items Hire a security company to install hidden cameras near items of value inside of your store.

23 April 2016

3 Things That Your Commercial Kitchen Needs For Fire Safety

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Even if you and all of the employees who work in your commercial kitchen are as careful as possible, you never know when a serious accident could happen. This means that you should be prepared and ready to deal with kitchen fires at any moment of the day. These are three things that your commercial kitchen needs if you want your business to be prepared for fire safety. 1. Handheld Fire Extiguishers

3 August 2015