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Can My Neighbor’s Security Camera Point at My House?

On April 1, 2024, In residential security, security systems,

While security cameras are a great way to deter break-ins, seeing one pointed at your home can be uncomfortable. If you’re looking for a security camera or your neighbor has one, it’s important to know your privacy rights. Understanding the laws around security cameras can help you protect your privacy…

Do I Need an Alarm Permit to Install a Security System in My Home?

On December 5, 2023, In residential security, security systems,

Do I Need an Alarm Permit to Install a Security System in My Home? Installing an innovative security system is crucial when protecting your property and keeping your family safe. However, there are a few essential points to keep in mind when doing so. Besides choosing the best product for…

How to Remove an Old Alarm System

Home security systems are crucial for keeping your property safe. It might make sense to upgrade your system from time to time, especially if your needs change or you’re interested in trying out newer features. Whatever the reason, replacing your security system requires careful consideration. Before installing a new system,…

Arm Stay vs. Arm Away

On November 15, 2022, In residential security, security, security systems,

Once you’ve installed your security system, it’s vital that you know how to use it. There are two primary modes on practically every standard security system that you should understand before activating your alarms — Arm Stay and Arm Away. Some systems label them as Armed Stay and Armed Away….

Halloween Safety Tips For Your Home

  Here are our top 15 safety-first Halloween tips for all you homeowners. You’ll never wonder how to stay safe during Halloween again. Many people look forward to Halloween’s yummy treats, sneaky tricks and creative costumes. While it can be a delightful celebration, there is always a risk of things…

Types of Security Sensors for Your Home

On September 21, 2022, In residential security, security systems, surveillance,

As a homeowner, it’s your responsibility to keep you and your family safe from burglary, fires, and leaky pipes. At Wayne Alarm Systems, we offer various types of home security sensors that can help you keep track of your property and give you peace of mind, whether you’re away, asleep,…

How to Burglar-Proof Windows in Your Home

On September 7, 2022, In residential security, Safety Tips, security systems,

One of the biggest threats your property faces is the potential damage, theft, and other misfortunes that result from burglars and intruders. Installing effective security devices is vital for protecting your family’s welfare and most valuable possessions. These devices can also quickly alert you in the event of a fire,…

How Does My Home Security Work in a Power Outage?

On March 3, 2021, In residential security, security, surveillance,

Security systems help protect your home from break-ins and burglary, but what happens to a house alarm when the power goes out? Power outages can happen anytime. Sometimes you can plan for them, but others are without notice. Planned outages, downed power lines, car accidents, blown fuses and extreme weather…

What Are Smart Control Locks?

Humankind has always sought new ways to achieve security for the things they care about. The lock and key was a breakthrough in security, keeping both possessions and people safe. Today, every home has a front door lock to give homeowners control over who enters their house. But technology is…

Kitchen Safety – Cooking Safety Tips

When I think about winter, I think about warm sweaters, snow falling and, of course, comfort food. The kitchen can be both a wonderful place of smells and tastes, but it can also be a dangerous place if not monitored carefully during the cooking process. Did you know that the…