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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…

Temperature Monitoring System Applications

  A temperature monitoring system makes production, storage, testing and shipping processes more efficient for various industries. Your company needs a temperature monitoring system if you must maintain proper temperatures for purposes such as food safety, laboratory testing, product storage, material viability or legal compliance. Advanced technology provides accurate temperature…

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 Prevent Electrical Fires

On October 16, 2023, In Safety Tips, smoke detection, Uncategorized,

Electrical fires pose a significant threat to homes and commercial buildings alike. Their swift and destructive force highlights the urgency of prevention. Recognizing their causes is the first step to a safer environment. Gaining more understanding is powerful, as active mitigation helps you secure your home or business and prevent…

When Should I Replace My Smoke Detectors?

On April 20, 2023, In smoke detection,

  Smoke detectors and smoke alarms are essential to keeping your home or business safe. Like most devices, they wear out with time, making it just as important to know how long they last or how often they need to be replaced. Regular maintenance, cleaning and battery changes can help…

What Are Smart Control Locks and Their Benefits?

On February 24, 2023, In Product Spotlight,

Smart locks are unique door locks that help keep your home safe through Bluetooth and Wi-Fi-enabled controls. Many people consider these locks because they offer excellent features and benefits that cannot exist with regular locks and deadbolts. If you’re thinking about installing a smart lock to upgrade your home or…

How to Make Sure Your Pipes Don’t Freeze

On November 21, 2022, In Safety Tips,

Frozen water pipes are a common problem during those frigid New England winters. Freezing can cause a pipe to burst — a crack as small as 1/8″ can allow more than 250 gallons of water to escape in only one day. The flooding can result in thousands of dollars of…

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,…

Changing Code on Honeywell Alarm

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

A Honeywell alarm system protects your home from trespassers and burglars. An alarm acts as a deterrent, telling unauthorized individuals to stay away. It also reduces the potential damage caused by a break-in. Your alarm system is equipped with a code to keep your property safe. It’s essential to reset…

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….