There are roughly 53 million Americans providing care to aged loved ones. That means nearly one in five are providing care to an adult with functional needs. As the demand for caregiving rises, so does the need for solutions to support caregivers and those under their care.  In caring for aging adults, the biggest concern […]

Security technologies are progressing rapidly, much to the advantage of business security. Like home security, businesses benefit from the internet and connected devices and experience better security, control, and insights with fewer frustrations.  Here are the top ways Alarm.com for Business can help your New Orleans business. Better Security. Having complete control and access to […]

The Atlantic hurricane season started June 1, 2022. Both tropical storms (with winds above 39 mph) and hurricanes (winds above 74 mph) can have deadly coastal storm surges and cause significant damage to your home and property, and pose safety risks. As a local alarm system company, we understand the dangers storms pose to our […]

We get a lot of great questions at ABC Fire and Burglar Alarm, and many of them are around smart home security systems and what makes them work.  We get it. On the surface, smart home technologies seem so simple that we can take them for granted. But what exactly makes them work?  At ABC […]

Weather services predict that the New Orleans area is in for a rough ride this hurricane season. Dangers from these storms include high winds, heavy rain, tornadoes, flooding, and power outages. With the power outages comes the increased use of generators and, unfortunately, injury or death due to misuse.  The Centers for Disease Control and […]

Smart video doorbells are undeniably popular. They combine some core functionalities that allow it to do a lot more than deter criminals. If you have or are thinking about adding a video doorbell to your home security system, we found some useful ways for you to make the most of this exciting security device.  Increase […]

Most businesses wisely rely on commercial alarm systems when protecting people, assets, and profitability. Having the right mix of CCTV, access control, intrusion alarms, fire alarms, and other security devices is essential in thwarting events like theft and fraud.  However, having a commercial alarm system is not enough, no matter how advanced. Many security events […]

If you have a teen driver, you might be considering options such as a vehicle GPS tracker. It is a proud day when your teen comes out of the DMV as an official driver. As a parent, it is also the beginning of some shaky nerves as teen drivers represent an at-risk group of motorists. […]

What is the Top Travel Essential? Home security systems!  Vacations take a lot of planning, but maybe the most important part of the process is planning how to increase your security and keep your home safe while you are away. The last thing you need is a fire or security event ruining your well-deserved vacay.  […]

If you own or run a New Orleans short-term rental or vacation property, you likely want to know all you can about home security alarms. New Orleans is a top destination for tourism, making short-term vacation rentals an easy side hustle. With special events like Mardi Gras, French Quarter Fest and Jazz Fest, visitors worldwide […]