Carbon monoxide is a silent threat to your family. Since carbon monoxide is an odorless and colorless gas, it is almost impossible for you to detect without a carbon monoxide sensor. According to the CDC, the most common symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning are headache, dizziness, weakness, nausea, vomiting, chest pain, and confusion. Here are some preventative measures you can take to protect your family and home from carbon monoxide.    […]

April showers bring May flowers, but what about when those showers turn into severe storms? Are you prepared? It is important to make sure you stay weather aware and take precautions against severe storms to protect your home and family. Check out this list of how to prepare for severe weather and home security tips to protect your home from severe storms.    Understanding Weather […]

Get Better Protection with Continuous Recording Security Cameras Security camera systems allow you to always keep an eye on your home. Continuously recording security cameras are a great way to capture all the action around your home. Continuous recording is when your camera stays on 24/7 and records everything it sees regardless of whether there […]

Parent Smarter with Home Automation Being a parent is one of the most rewarding parts of life, but it can also be one of the most challenging parts as well. Whether you are the parent of a teenager or a newborn, each phase presents its own set of struggles. Learn how our smarter security system […]

How to Spot A Shoplifter Shoplifters are a threat to the livelihood of your retail business. It is important as a small business owner to know the signs of a shoplifter and to have commercial security policies in place to help prevent shoplifting from affecting your bottom line. Check out this list of the top […]

Spring-Cleaning Tips for Improved Home Security Spring-cleaning is on many people’s to-do list this time of year. If you have an alarm system, spring-cleaning goes beyond deep cleaning and decluttering, it should also involve security system maintenance. Here are some indoor and outdoor spring-cleaning tips to add to your list for better home security.   […]

Benefits of Using a Local Security Company When researching security companies for your home or business, you can either go with a national company or a smaller local business. Nationwide security companies may initially seem more reliable than smaller local companies due to their name recognition, but don’t be fooled. Let’s take a look at some of the key reasons why a quality local […]

Understanding Your Alarm System: Adding User Access Codes A User Code is a four-digit access code that can be used for your Alarm.com security system and/or smart lock. User codes are easy to create (and delete), you can restrict them to certain days and times, and you can have Alarm.com alert you whenever your visitor uses it.  How To Add a User Code Using your Alarm.com App: 1. Log into the app. […]

Is it Time to Upgrade Your Fire Protection System? The fire protection system in your home is one of the most important safety features. According to the National Fire Protection Association, the risk of dying in a home fire is cut in half in homes with working smoke detectors. Not only is having an up-to-date fire protection system in your home vital, but proper installation, maintenance, and […]

Tips to Help You Feel Safer in Your Home We all know to lock our doors, shut our windows, and look through the peephole before opening the front door, but what else can we do to make our homes safer? Whether you have experienced a break-in, live alone, or just want to feel more secure, […]