The most important aspect of a security system is alarm monitoring, not just having a local alarm that makes noise.  Here are some scenarios where alarm monitoring has saved lives: Scenario #1: An intruder enters the home and triggers the residential security system.  The intruder confronts the homeowner and forces them to disarm the system.  […]

One question just about all security system companies have answered at one time or another is if alarm systems are really necessary in gated communities.  If you want to ensure your home is protected, then the answer is, “yes”.  Below are some reasons why residents in gated neighborhoods still depend on a residential security system. […]

There once was a time when it was necessary to pre-wire all windows and doors for a residential security system.  Times have changed.  Wireless alarm systems have transformed the industry and now make it possible for homes not pre-wired for a residential security system to enjoy the safety and peace of mind of security cameras […]

What can you expect when your residential alarm company comes out to install your home alarm system? ABC Fire & Burglar Alarm sends an experienced security alarm installer out to your home to ensure your residential security system is expertly installed and performing properly. Keypads, Security Cameras and Motion Detectors Keypads, security cameras and motion […]

Whether you are building a new home or have an existing structure, a home alarm system is becoming more of a necessity. What makes the home alarm system of today different from previous alarm systems is smart home automation technology. Let’s take a look at a few reasons why you should consider investing in a […]

When discussing our fire and burglar alarm products with clients, we always mention alarm monitoring.  We recommend this service with every home alarm system and with commercial security systems because of the added protection it provides.  Let’s take a look at some reasons why homeowners and business owners should consider alarm monitoring: No Need to […]

Part One The business of fire and burglar alarm products is very competitive, so much so that it is often  challenging for consumers to discern the difference between an alarm company that wants to make a quick sale and one that is truly in business to serve their customers. ABC Fire & Burglar Alarm has […]

Part Two Our previous article discussed some safety strategies to complement your business alarm system, including incorporating keyless entry, strategically placing indoor and outdoor security cameras and ensuring all areas are properly lit. As we previously discussed, business security systems with alarm monitoring are an excellent and effective line of defense.  Here are three more […]

Part One ABC Fire & Burglar Alarm has been the leader in business security systems for New Orleans, Metairie, Slidell, Covington, Houma and surrounding areas for years. Technology including automation and advances in indoor and outdoor security cameras have made business security systems easier to use and more reliable than ever before. Keeping your business […]

Part Two Home security is more important today than ever before. If you have a home alarm system with alarm monitoring, then the police will be dispatched if someone tries to enter your home while the system is armed. Part one of our series discussed some ways you can make your home less desirable to […]