If you have a security system installed in your home, you may think that's enough. If it's a new system, you might be right. But, if your security system is more than a few years old, it's most likely outdated. If that's the case, it's time for an update. Unfortunately, you might not know how to identify an outdated system. That's where this list comes in handy. If you recognize any of the issues listed here, contact a home security company for a security system update.
12 June 2020
You might have a home security system complete with security cameras, but if you aren't paying attention to your views, they could be interrupted by obstacles or other issues. Fortunately, by paying attention to a few important things, you can prevent problems and protect your home. Here are three things that could impair your security camera views. 1. Poorly Trimmed Landscaping Overgrown trees, shaggy bushes, or even hanging planter boxes that have grown out of control could disrupt the view from your security cameras, leading to gaps in the coverage for your home.
30 August 2019
Ensuring that your family is safe within the walls of your own home is a need that many American households struggle to fulfill. While the actual challenges faced can be vastly different for every family, there are a few common solutions that can be used to improve the level of security for most households. If you are one of the many homeowners who are concerned about improving the safety of your family and the overall security of your home, here are five proactive steps you can take right now to move toward that goal.
4 November 2018
The standard fire alarm is always the primary defense against personal injury and property damage, if a fire occurs. With advances in fire alarm systems, there are several additional technologies that can help extinguish fires quicker and protect more people from injury. Water Mist Fire Protection Although a conventional fire sprinkler is better than no sprinkler, there are several advantages to using water mist in your fire protection. The smaller droplets of water do a better job of cooling the area, including the flames and gas emitted during a fire.
25 January 2018
If you spend a lot of time traveling for work or pleasure, you may be concerned about your home's safety while you are away. Fortunately, modern alarm systems are providing more ways to keep your house secure. When combined with some basic security know-how, you can increase security. The following are a few things you can do to ensure your home is safe against intrusion: Tip #1: Invest in a lawn service
16 October 2017
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
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
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
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
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