How to Connect Smart Home Devices and Home Security Systems   Whether you are away from your house or at home, staying secure and comfortable has never been more convenient. Home automation allows you to have control over many features in your home. Voice commands can let you take that control a step further when […]

Statistics continue to indicate that daytime burglaries are on the rise. ABC Fire & Burglar Alarm is committed to the safety of the families we serve.  Many of our customers are opting for smart home automation which is integrated with their home alarm system for added protection and security. Let’s take a look at some […]

The real estate market is competitive as sellers work to show why their home is better, more desirable and has more value. We are often asked if security systems add value to a home. The answer is, “yes”.  Let’s take a look at some ways a home alarm system can help enhance the worth of […]

  We are continuing our series on reasons to consider an upgrade to your business security system. Our previous article covered how remote access features in business security systems can be extremely convenient and beneficial.  We also discussed how business security systems can do just about anything, offering comprehensive security and peace of mind. Here […]

Part Two We are continuing our series on how to keep kids safe while they are home alone.  Smart home systems have revolutionized the residential security system industry.  The alarm systems of today are very different than the ones a decade ago. Indoor and outdoor security cameras have become especially popular. Alarm monitoring is a […]

(Part One) ABC Fire & Burglar Alarm is a premier residential alarm company that has installed smart home systems throughout New Orleans and surrounding areas including Slidell, Metairie, Covington and Houma. While some customers are apprehensive about smart home automation, we find that once they have a comprehensive understanding of how smart home systems can […]

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 […]

Doorbell cameras are gaining in popularity.  They are often installed as part of a smart home automation system.  Doorbell cameras, like security cameras, are becoming one of the more popular burglar alarm products on the market because they offer homeowners numerous benefits. Motion Sensors Just like standard security cameras, doorbell cameras are equipped with motion […]

We’ve discussed in detail some ways in which smart home systems allow you to control your home with your smartphone.  What about businesses?  Commercial security systems are also trending toward automation.  Let’s take a look at some ways automation has revolutionized how business owners and managers interact with their commercial security systems. Arm/Disarm System Just […]