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Published: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 05:42:25 -0500


Choosing the Right Automatic Front Gate

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 09:20:33 -0500

Combining aesthetics with security, the perfect combination one aims for and this is what an automatic front gate provides. Now, before we jump to the various types of automatic gates, we need to understand the purpose for which this gate will be installed. This will allow us to make an educated decision which will go a long way in vindicating our decision.

Home Security System: Keeping Your Family Safe

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 13:30:33 -0500

A guide on a home security system. It also includes the things that you need to consider when you are planning to install a home security system in your home.

Bluetooth Padlocks

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 09:40:01 -0500

Padlocks have evolved to be more secure with built in access control and no traditional key. Bluetooth technology has come to traditional padlocks. Bluetooth padlock locks offer keyless security usually controlled by your smart phone.

Guide to Residential Perimeter Security

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:37:27 -0500

We should all work together to prevent residential burglary. So, let's talk about securing the perimeter of your home. What can you do to make your home more secure? Are you leaving windows wide-open and doors unlocked? What about fencing and gates? Are you leaving them open and creating an easier opportunity for a residential burglar?

Two Great Reasons to Buy a Baby Monitor

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 09:38:35 -0500

All parents want the very best for their newborn, and naturally, a baby's health and safety is the number one priority. This means always keeping an eye on the little one, and being able to see and hear him or her from afar by ensuring they have a cutting-edge baby monitor such as the hugely popular multi-functional baby monitor that can always be relied on. Here are 2 great reasons why everyone with an infant needs a baby monitor.

Know Your Home Security System Options

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 20:47:37 -0600

Safety and crime have become a real concern in today's world and this has made home security systems very good investments. When you have a security system in place, you will feel much more at ease. This is especially because burglars are less likely to target homes that have the systems protecting them.

What Are the Best and Top 5 Features of a Spy Cam?

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 08:10:08 -0600

Whenever you are going to install a spy recorder in your house for security, you should make sure that you check all the detailed features properly.In recent times, ample of security and safety gadgets are there that provides some control, as well as monitoring of the events in homes and families, are actually being made available.

Evolution of the Locksmith Trade - From Conventional Lock to Digital Lock

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 13:30:58 -0600

The modern locksmith has evolved from opening conventional or mechanical locks to opening digital locks. There is a need for the locksmith to adapt to the change especially when studies have shown that there is widespread adoption of digital locks.

Gas Leak Detection - Identifying and Handling Gas Leaks

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:16:50 -0600

Many homes use natural gas for heating and home appliances. Gas leak detection is something every household should take seriously if you want to prevent potential harm to you and your loved ones.

2018 Security Check

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 17:28:24 -0600

In January of every year I write an article to help you think about you Home, Electronic and Personal Security. In 2017 Assistants like Alexa and Siri have become "smarter" and claim to help us more in our everyday lives.

How Do You Protect Your Wooden Shed From Moisture?

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:54:40 -0600

Everyone loves a good wooden shed. It is sturdy, attractive and adds property value (yes, really). But one of the cons of a wooden shed is that it is more susceptible to moisture than a metal one. Sure, it is worth the risk but you still need to know how to protect it. Otherwise you are going to run into problems like wood rot, warping, cracks, chips and gaps. Here are some steps to take to make sure your wooden shed doesn't end up damaged.

How to Prepare a Property For a Flood

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:20:23 -0600

The key prospect of a flood is one that can cause fear for personal safety and the tension of harm to the personal possessions. Well, it is obviously unpredictable when a flood will occur and where will it take place? The better solution to such an issue is to stay aware and organised in advance for putting the plans into place while a disaster like this happens.

Tips To Secure Your Home When You Are Out for Halloween Holidays

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 10:44:49 -0600

Are you planning to celebrate this Halloween at popular destinations like Salem or Los Angeles? You must be feeling excited to take out your family to experience the real Halloween celebrations. It means that your home will be closed and unattended for some days, making it attractive target for burglars.

Security Measures To Take While Hitting The Road

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 09:01:55 -0600

Traveling can be a lot of fun, no matter if you are going with your family, friends or just solo. While having all the fun, staying safe while stepping out your door should be your topmost priority. Just figure out a few things and you get assured with a trip that is not only worth remembering but a safe one too! We have jotted down a few things for you to think through before planning a fun and enjoyable itinerary.

Superior Safe Room Vs Ok Safe Room

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:28:29 -0600

Bullet-Proof Safe Room Doors - Door Security starts at invisibility. It doesn't help if the entrance looks like a hatch that came off of a Naval Ship. Your safe zone could be compromised of delivery driver or repair guy that spotted some kind of vault door.

Why Install Fences Around Your Property?

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:14:54 -0600

The fence installed around your property, home, farm and at any other premises is the very first thing that is noticed by the people when they visit your place. Thus, you should install a fence that stands out from the rest. Look for the fence that is maintenance-free out of the various types of fences in the market including wood, vinyl, chain-link, farm and aluminium ones.

What Is A Registered Lock Code?

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 19:53:49 -0500

Before we discuss a Registered Lock Code, lets discuss just what a lock code is. When a lock is assembled locking pins are placed inside. These pins allow the opening and closing of the lock with the key.

CCTV: A New Measure of Public Safety

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:47:22 -0500

CCTV cameras are one of the new tactics whose motto of existence is to safeguard the public and deter the ever increasing crime rate. It offers the plethora of benefits that inculcates a sense of security in the surrounding which is why we can see CCTV camera getting installed at various places be it a home or office or any other public place.

Types of Electronic Door Locks

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 15:27:39 -0500

For thousands of years locks and keys have protected many doors and the people and things behind the door but today's technology is quickly changing how doors are not locked. Electronic locks are now replacing the traditional key locks. Although there are many different types of electronic door locks there are three main types that you can find on the market today.

LPG Gas Safety Advice

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:49:24 -0500

Living in a rural area has its advantages, like the freedom of countryside and the wild animals roaming around, the disadvantages though is normally, no natural gas supply to your home. Roughly around 80% of homes in England are connected to the mains natural gas grid, the other 20% use either oil or LPG to cook and heat their homes. If you are one of the lucky people who live in the countryside, then you will know if you want to cook on gas, the only way would be to have LPG installed.

Mobile Home Gas Safety

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:49:02 -0500

If like me you own a mobile home then, you want to be sure that you and your family will be safe when you use your home in the summertime. By following a few simple steps you can be sure that you will all be safe. First, let's look at the mobile home gas safety side

Seven Tips to Search the Most Exceptional Quality Hidden Security Cameras

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:48:20 -0500

To make your office or house absolutely secure and safe, as well as protected from the wrongdoing or convicts you should go for the Hidden Security Cameras. The demand and acceptance of the cam have been increased.

Neo Features That Were Added in the Wireless Home Security Cameras

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:45:03 -0500

Whenever you are out of your house to get all the information of your house with the help of the Wireless Home Security Cameras. These security cameras work directly with your mobile application so that you can get all the detailing of your house.

Perfect and Precise Supervision of Domiciles by The Best IP Camera

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:43:58 -0500

Do you wish to avail the dexterous kind of vigilance for your abode? Well if the answer is Yes, then ponder no more and acquire The best IP camera which enacts as the impeccable security janitor of each and every household.

Wireless Driveway Alert System

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:05:22 -0500

If you want to install an alarm at your driveway, it can be a rather overwhelming process. There are many types of driveway alarms and so many features to consider that you may have a hard time figuring out what to go for. You need to be very careful about the system that you choose. Be sure to consider different things and compare prices so as to end up with the best in the market. Some of the things that can really help you include:

Some Of The Best Security Fencing Options To Look For

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 08:12:18 -0500

Generally, we use fences to block the unauthorized entries inside our residence, business area or any other place. In these security fences, there are a number of options available with different specifications which will cost accordingly. One can choose among the mesh fencing, chain-link fencing, metal hoarding and others according to their use for securing their premises.

Personal Alarms - If You Want Personal Protection, Then Wallop Your Attacker With Sound

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 15:01:00 -0500

Personal protection should be something paramount to our well-being today. Just watch the news or even look around in your neighborhood - every night there seems to be numerous muggings, robberies and even shootings. Many people are against carrying firearms or knives so how do they protect themselves against the creeps who are looking to hurt them? One way is to obtain a Personal Alarm. It is undeniable that a Personal Alarm can offer benefits that might save your live in a precarious situation

Diversion Safes - Why Every House Should Have at Least One Diversion Safe

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 14:59:37 -0500

In today's times, you must develop a place to hide your valuables where no one would think to look for them. Some people will still use the shoe box, under the mattress or in the sock drawer to protect their valuables. Let's do a test. How many places in your kitchen can you hide some valuables, e.g. credit cards, that you have easy access but are still hidden from someone looking for loot? You could put the cards in a drawer, a closet, even in your refrigerator. But, again, aren't these places that might be easily searched? Now, what if you could put your credit cards in a can of Ajax Cleanser or a can of corn or even a can of coffee?

Home Security Products - The Best Way to Ensure the Security of Your House and Why

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 17:47:10 -0500

House burglaries may occur at any time of the day or night, especially when no one is at home. We all think that if we lock the doors at night that we are safe. And that might be true but let's talk about the first floor of your house. Do you really check the locks on ALL of your doors at night or when you leave the house? What about your windows - are they all locked?

Home Security - There's No Greater Responsibility Than to Protect Your Family

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 17:46:55 -0500

Ensuring your home security essentially helps you to keep your family out of harm's way. And that should be your number one priority in life. Unfortunately, due to many preventable and unpreventable occurrences, our homes can be very dangerous. Therefore it is important to learn how to keep our homes safer and more secure, whether from an accident or from an unfortunate burglary. So let's talk about your home.

Factors to Consider When Buying a Home Security Camera

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 17:25:22 -0500

Like other homeowners, you want to keep your home secure at all times. You don't want break-ins while you are away from your house. If you want to ensure the security of your home, we suggest that you install security cameras.

Safeguard Your Home - 5 Amazing Tips On How To Protect Your Assets

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 15:42:49 -0500

Experiencing a burglary either at home, office or in your car can be one of the most frustrating experiences ever. The experience may result in you losing valuable things. This is why it is necessary for you to have a solution. You will need things that will help keep you safe against thieves because truth be told, nobody on this planet would ever want to experience a burglary.

Learn To Be Smarter Than A Burgler! Read Here To Learn How

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 11:59:33 -0500

Burglaries, sometimes known as home invasions, are on the rise. Just read the papers or watch the news or, better yet, call your local police station. You'll see that every house is a target unless you get prepared in advance. So what is the best way to increase the invader's risk and decrease your own?

Is Your House As Secure As It Should Be? Read This To Check It Out - You Might Be Surprised

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 11:55:23 -0500

How do you know if your home is safe and secure? Just because you lock your front and back doors and put the latch on all of your windows doesn't mean an intruder couldn't get into your house. But you might say "Yeah, but I live in a good neighborhood and there hasn't been a robbery as long as I can remember. I even walk the dog at night without a flashlight because of the overhead lights on my street". Well we haven't put a man on the moon in a long time but that doesn't mean that it won't happen in the future so be careful what you say. There are some very bad people out there who are looking for people who feel just like you.

Personal Alarms - Some Examples on How a Personal Alarm Will Keep You Safe and Secure

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 14:44:17 -0500

As humans, being safe is one of our top priorities. In fact, some 'the wealthy' people go to extra measures and hire personal bodyguards and security. Unfortunately, not all of us can afford hiring someone to always watch over us so we need to find a better way. Personal alarms are a great device for personal security. They are small, inexpensive and very loud when set off. These alarms come in different sizes and shapes and even color. Some even come disguised as a tube of lipstick. Who would have thought!

4 Tips to Choose the Right Dealers for Home Alarm Installation

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 07:11:21 -0500

Ensuring security of our house is one of the prime concerns for most of us especially when we do not stay at home all day long or probably leave behind children or the elderly. Given the rate of crimes and the presence of miscreants all around, every house should have the provisions for security systems such as alarms or CCTV cameras.

Alarm System and Telephone Lines

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:12:52 -0500

Alarm System communications are critical in informing Police of a burglar. Find the best forms of communication in this article.

Tips for Selecting the Convincing Security Shutters

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 20:40:57 -0500

No one would like to compromise with their security options, whether is it for your home or businesses. We cannot prevent the uncertainties but we can prepare some preventive measures to avoid them somehow.

Is a Nanny Camera Excellent to Protect Your House With Reliability?

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 08:44:09 -0500

Are you a busy person but always want to keep your eye on your house and office? Then instead of doing it manually, you need to install a Nanny Camera in several places to defend crime positively.

Do It Yourself Alarm System

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:02:55 -0500

I just recently moved into a new home. I started to research alarm systems and was very surprised what I found. There are the usual full-service alarm companies, you make a call and they will take care of everything else.

Wireless Security Cameras - Common Mistakes People Make When Installing Wireless Security Cameras

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 21:20:36 -0500

Unfortunately, we live in a society of burglars and robbers. Robbers effect the lives of home-owners every single day. According to home security magazine, 82% of police officers in a survey said that a presence of wireless security cameras was enough to deter some burglars. Due to modern technology, home-owners have a piece of mind. However, when a home-owner buys a wireless security camera, there are some common mistakes that take place.

Common Mistakes When Installing Wireless Security Cameras

Fri, 08 Sep 2017 08:21:16 -0500

For protecting your family and valuables, no matter if you are inside your home or away from it, a security camera system is a must. The market is flooded with affordable security cameras and systems, so it doesn't cost an arm and a leg to install one (security system) in your abode! However, you need to be a little careful when it comes to installing video monitoring equipment for security surveillance. There is enough scope to mess it all up and that's primarily because of plug-and-play nature of wireless surveillance equipment. Here are the most common mistakes while installing wireless video monitoring devices that can make it totally worthless. So read through and avoid these common mistakes!

Using Wire Fencing As a Security Alternative

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:23:32 -0500

Wire fencing is one of the most popular security methods that people use as a security alternative. The wire is very durable and it helps in reducing the instances of trespassing. There are various dimensions that you can choose from and it all depends on the needs of an individual. There are lots of purposes that wire fencing has. You can use it so as to contain the animals that you rear, and even keeping burglars away. This is indeed one of the methods that you can choose so as to ensure that you have secured your property. To be able to cut through this kind of fencing, you will require professional equipment. This goes to show just how reliable the option really is.

Burglar's Mind - How Burglars Think And What To Ask Security Companies When Looking For Service

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 08:45:53 -0500

Alarms that you put on the entrance of your home are a great way to deter burglars. Unfortunately, most home owners only put these types of devices in their front door. There are other areas in which burglars can enter like the back door and garage door. There are other areas in your home that need protection other than the front entrance. If a burglar is experienced, he or she will most likely target an unlikely entrance to get into your home.

Diversion Safes - Why Do I Need a Diversion Safe in My Home?

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 12:51:07 -0500

I guess the first question is what is a Diversion Safe? Just think about how often you leave your valuables laying around the house. Be honest - are you one to leave your watch or rings on the coffee table? How about your expensive jewelry - do you put it away in a safe place when you come home from a party or do you leave it on your bureau in plain sight until tomorrow? These are just a few things that we do with our valuables to offer them to burglars. But what if you could leave these treasures out in plain sight where a burglar couldn't see it? You might ask how that is possible.

Personal Alarms - Why You Should Always Have a Personal Alarm With You to Keep You Safe

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 07:04:24 -0500

A Personal Alarm is something that you should always keep with you. Before I explain why, let's talk about what is a Personal Alarm. These products are inexpensive and small and can be carried anywhere: pockets, purse, hands and for children, attached to their clothing. When activated by pulling out a pin or pressing a button, this amazing device emits a very loud when set off - as loud as 130 db in some cases.

Door Alarms - How Door Alarms Can Help Deter a Home Invasion

Sat, 26 Aug 2017 07:44:13 -0500

Door Alarms are a great way to deter a burglar from getting into your house. Yet most people only put these devices on their front door for protection. But what about the back door, your side doors or your garage door? These areas also need alarms to let you know that you have unwanted people in your house. If a burglar is just someone who is inexperienced, he will most likely just try your front door and the Door Alarm will work perfectly and scare the creep away. However, if the burglar has been doing this for a while he will usually look your house over before attempting to break in. There are many things he can look for:

Personal Alarms - Benefits of Personal Alarms for Child Protection

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 14:59:01 -0500

Personal Alarms are small, inexpensive products that help keep your children and the rest of your family safe from any punks with bad intentions. There are many different types of Personal Alarms but all do the same thing - give a very loud, piercing alarm. Providing your child with a Personal Alarm to carry will not only give you peace of mind, but will also give your child a sense of security

Amplify the 5 Ways Securing Your Business With WiFi Hidden Cameras

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 08:56:46 -0500

When you are actually thinking to keep surveillance on your workers, then you need to install the WiFi Hidden Cameras in your office. But before going to install it, try to know the complete process and method of placing the cam.

Our Family Safety and Security First

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:54:28 -0500

The revolution is here when it comes to home security and safety products. Advances have been made in electronic technology, lighting and monitoring, cameras and a host of other helpful inventions. New products and devices can be found almost everywhere.

5 Tips to Find a Good Locksmith

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 20:06:44 -0500

Are you locked out of your car or house? If so, you are in need of the services of a good locksmith. The problem is that you can't just hire any locksmith that you know the name of. You have to find a good one. Actually, a good locksmith is a professional who can make, work with or repair all types of locks. You can find these locks on cars, house doors or safes, just to name a few. Given below are a few things that you may want to consider when searching for a good professional.

6 Tips on How to Find a Good Locksmith in Your Area

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 20:06:01 -0500

Even if you never hired the services of a locksmith, you will still need one someday. For instance, you may lose your car keys or you may lock yourself out of your home. As far as finding a good professional is concerned, you may find it a bit hard. The reason is that some locksmiths are good and others are not so good. So, it's important that you do your homework prior to deciding on one. Below are a couple of tips that can help you to hunt a good one.

Locking Your New Home

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 11:04:09 -0500

Your just moved into a brand-new house or apartment, the last thing you need to worry about are the locks, right? Wrong. Most home builders are using construction type locks. These are locks that have two combinations.

Security Cameras and Their Needs

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 21:20:39 -0500

Do you know who visits your house when you aren't there? Do you know when your maid and babysitter come and leave your house? If you are looking for answers to these questions, you are in serious need of front door security cameras.

3 Amazing Pros, 2 Disgusting Cons And 8 Dangerous Statistics About Home Alarm Systems

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 08:17:20 -0500

Just like homeowner's insurance, these alarm systems are something people buy that they hope to never use. A lot of people believe that getting protection for your home is not worth it. However, in my opinion, I believe that anyone who has been saved from a robbery or fire because they got protection would doubt the amazing benefits that getting protection can offer.

Tips to Hire a Reliable Locksmith

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:30:51 -0500

We all know the uses of locks: they provide security for our vehicles, enterprises and houses. But when you lock yourself out of your house, you wish locks didn't exist. In such a situation, you need the services of a good locksmith. The locksmith, however, should be reliable and trustworthy. Given below are some tips that can help you find a good one.

Tips for Securing Your Home While You Are Out on Holidays

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:34:40 -0500

Holidays are something that everyone look for. They are the great chance to spend quality time with your family and friends and to get relieve from the real world for quite some time.

A Burglar's Guide - Here Is An Amazing Exclusive Into A Burglar's Mind

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:36:29 -0500

The best way to avoid burglary in my opinion is to understand the mindset of the burglar. People lack the education needed to help prevent them from being another statistic. I am happy to share with you today some factors that might make yourself a target for burglary.

Home Security Improvement - Here Is Why Burglars Keep Targeting You

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 09:03:50 -0500

You can avoid being another burglar statistic if you know the types of homes that they like to target. You can also avoid being a burglar statistic if you know their habits and their style of thinking. According to the FBI, it was found that around 2 million homes are broken into each year.

Patented Padlocks

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:32:53 -0500

There are a lot of ways that a padlock can become a "Patented Padlock". It could be the look of the padlock which would be a design patent or it could be the way it operates which would be a utility patent. A utility patent is the stronger of the two because it can be put in or made to work in any padlock design.

What Are the Benefits to Get From the Wireless Home Security Cameras?

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:07:48 -0500

The Wireless Home Security Cameras are your best guide to look at your home when you are not in the home. They are more effective than anything that you keep in your house for the safety purpose.

What Are the Benefits of Installing Hidden Security Cameras in Your House?

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 09:09:00 -0500

When you are planning to keep your eye on the entire house all you require is purchasing Hidden Security Cameras. These specific systems are extremely discreet and typically undetectable, until and unless you know what you are actually looking for.

Tips To Consider When Hiring A Locksmith Company

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:04:37 -0500

If you are looking to replace your lock system after losing the keys or want to upgrade, you shouldn't do it by yourself as you will most likely make plenty of mistakes. When having such a project hire a locksmith to help you out. Be best results, you should hire the best professional. To help you out, here are tips to consider when hiring the expert:

Perks of Having a Reliable Security System

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:31:26 -0500

Security Systems able to protect your domicile from intruders whether you are at home or not. With the help of good security systems, you can safeguard your home, family or office.

What Is An SB Lock?

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 12:49:39 -0500

The answer is that an SB (single bitted) lock is a cam lock available in five different lengths that is used in many different applications. I am going to expand on that definition giving you a clear picture on how versatile the SB lock really is.

Here's What You Must Look for in Good Quality CCTV Cameras

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 08:49:48 -0500

Technology used in CCTV Cameras: Currently over 7 video surveillance technologies are in use and they are: High Definition Video Transport Interface, High Definition Composite Video Interface, Analogue High Definition, High Definition Serial Digital Interface, IP Network, Advanced Analogue systems and Analogue systems. Of all these, the IP Network technology is one that finds use in all commercial areas as well as homes. This technology is used in confined areas to watch over human activity for the purpose of security as well as on roads and highways, along with various apps that facilitate...

Deer Fence

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 09:55:53 -0500

One of the most important areas of a deer farm is the fencing. Keeping the stock safe and secure is a top priority for deer farmers. The most effective and widely used type of deer fencing is fixed knot woven wire fencing.

The Different Kinds of Removable Bollards

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 09:28:30 -0500

Urban spaces are becoming busier all the time, and car ownership is at an all time high. This can put a lot of strain on infrastructure that caters to car drivers and pedestrians. It has become necessary to take measures to increase safety while remaining secure.

How to Secure Your Smart Home

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 15:10:27 -0500

Connecting your appliances to internet and controlling them remotely is a great convenience. Such great convenience may become your enemy if the security aspect is ignored by you.

Gate Locks

Sun, 28 May 2017 12:40:29 -0500

Gate Locks could be as simple as a padlock or as secure as an electronic lock of some type. As in anything that you are trying to secure, ask yourself "What are you trying to protect and how much is that worth to you?"

5 Types of Fences

Fri, 12 May 2017 11:10:21 -0500

A wrought iron, chain link or wooden fence has the potential to benefit the home in several different ways. Beyond its ability to improve on the home's exterior, it can also greatly improve on all-round privacy and security.

High Definition CCTV Cameras

Thu, 11 May 2017 14:11:41 -0500

As a CCTV installer, you always want to buy the best value cameras on the market. The current trends in video products have influenced our customers' perception about security cameras. Large TV manufacturers like Samsung, LG, Sony geared up the launch of 11K TV resolution, so it is not a surprise that the CCTV market is also under pressure from consumers, who are demanding higher definition. Analog CCTV cameras have faded away from the market. In fact, I had a lot of difficulties in finding an analog CCTV camera for one of my customers. We are left with two options, IP and high definition. This article examines the options available to you in IP and HD CCTV cameras.

Build Your Own Wireless Surveillance System

Mon, 01 May 2017 08:42:28 -0500

Are your ready to build your first wireless security system? Learn more about the wireless security cameras that can be used as a part of the new security system for your home or office.

The Advantages Of Button Cameras

Mon, 01 May 2017 08:20:30 -0500

Learn about the advantages of button cameras. These tiny devices are perfect for recording any meeting or conversation.

Electronic Door Locks - Different Types

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 09:53:27 -0500

There is no reason to have a key with this type of electronic door lock. All you have to do to get inside your home is punch a code into the keypad. There are advantages with this system, like when your hands are full you do not have to root around trying to find your house key.

Who All Can Get Benefited by Security Cameras?

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:04:36 -0500

With a rapid increase in the number of illicit activities happening around, it becomes vital to take an extra care of things that matter to you the most. The well-being of your family and the place where you dwell in would undoubtedly be on top of the list. Now, if you have finally decided to invest in security cameras, then there must be thousands of things going on your mind regarding the benefits that these devices can render or as a matter of fact, do you actually need one of these gadgets?

How to Keep Your Home Safe While You Are on Vacation

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 08:52:23 -0500

No one wants to worry about their home while on vacation. Here are some tips to help keep your house safe from burglars while you are enjoying your holiday.

Great Spots To Install Hidden Home Security Cameras

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 10:10:55 -0500

If you just moved to a new house and feel that you need to improve it's security, here are few tips about the best spots for installing your new security camera. Learn more about the advantages of each camera location.

6 Tips to Buy A Home Safe

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 07:22:49 -0500

Do you need a safe? Do you have no idea as to what safe you should buy? Actually, when buying a safe, we suggest that you keep a few factors in mind. Below are 6 of them. Read on.

CCTV Camera Installation Guide

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:59:25 -0500

CCTV camera systems can be difficult to install, so this guide will provide detailed instructions on how to properly install a CCTV camera system. Prior to installation, it is important to decide the location where you would like the cameras.

Electric Locks - What Are They?

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:12:57 -0500

Instead of using mechanical tumblers, an electric lock will components like motors, magnets, and solenoids. Some electronic locks also use keypads while others may have optical or magnetic card readers. The most secure electronic lock will use both of these things. As a backup, sometimes they will include mechanical tumblers. This is done so a regular key can be used in order to bypass the other methods of security. From time to time, they will need to be serviced because batteries power many. They are generally installed on doors but they can also be used on safes and other similar applications.

Grade 1 Door Locks

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 21:20:20 -0500

There are 3 Grades of door locks. It is a Good, Better, Best grading system. Grade 1 is Best, grade 2 is better and grade 3 is good. The grading system was designed by the Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA), which is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).

5 Tips to Buy a Home Security System

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:48:13 -0500

The worst fear of every house owner is to see the windows of their home broken in the middle of the night. In other words, your worst nightmare is to witness burglars breaking into your house. No one will want to allow a stranger get into their house, especially in their absence. While the alarm systems can't prevent burglars from getting into your house, you can use them to work as a deterrent. They will give you an instant response.

Best Spy Audio Recorders of 2017

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:04:38 -0500

Spy Spot has different types of audio recording devices that are small and discreet. Each audio recorder is battery powered and has a rechargeable battery. The device just plugs into the USB of the computer to charge as well as playback.

5 Great Spots to Install Hidden Home Security Cameras

Sun, 12 Mar 2017 21:14:45 -0500

Home Security Cameras can be tricky when trying to find the right spot to install the camera. We have come up with a list of the 5 best spots the cameras can be placed so they can capture the perfect image.

How Effective Are Home Security Cameras at Deterring Burglars?

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 10:06:01 -0600

How effective are home security cameras? It depends on the system and whether or not it's the only security measure or part of a wider security layer designed to deter burglars.

What Happens When a Wireless Home Security Camera Loses Its Internet Connection?

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:46:32 -0600

A security camera loses connection periodically. If it's a recurring event, though, then diagnose your problem using my simple elimination process.

What Are Smart Home Systems?

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 08:18:22 -0600

Smart home systems refer to a variety of different and overlapping electrical and wireless systems that will enable a smart home or a smart house to function as a combined whole unit. Central to understanding the nature of the systems is an understanding of the basis of what a smart home is and the various technologies that underpin it. The idea of a smart home has been around for a long time, in fact in many ways it is one of the oldest science fiction dreams that is on the verge of becoming a reality.

What Is a Smart Home Security System?

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 08:16:51 -0600

Most people would probably give slightly different answer to the question of what is a home security system, let alone a smart home security system. Any security system in a home is often thought of largely as an alarm system, possibly coupled nowadays with various types of CCTV cameras and other types of technology that can alert and detect intruders. A home security system certainly can be that, but can also be a lot more.

Home Security Camera Systems Are the Redeemer of Your Abode - Reasons to Agree

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:03:43 -0600

Safeguarding your dwelling is the major responsibility you have and no doubt, cameras are the best equipment that will help you to do that. Well, there are a lot of reasons behind this actually.

Smoke Detector Vigilance

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:40:05 -0600

Smoke detectors are the number one defense in the home against injury and death by fire. They warn us of the danger and enable us to save our own lives and those of our loved ones as well. Here are some things to think about when choosing, installing, and maintaining a detection device.

Carbon Monoxide Smarts

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:39:59 -0600

Do you a have a carbon monoxide detector in your home? If not, the following article contains information for you to consider. Carbon monoxide, or CO, can be very dangerous and often times fatal. Sometimes called the 'silent killer', carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless, and extremely poisonous gas.

Choosing a Padlock

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:00:32 -0600

This sounds easy. Go to your favorite big box store, find their padlock section, pick out your padlock and pay for it. So how exactly did you choose your padlock, was it the packaging, did you get a BOGO or maybe the packaging said "Strong Indestructible Padlock".

Things to Consider Before Buying a Home Safe

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:29:57 -0600

We all do have home safes in our homes. These safes give us the privilege to store anything that we do not want to keep in the public show. This can be important documents, expensive jewellery or even your safety tools.

8 Benefits of a Wall Safe

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 14:51:32 -0600

A wall safe is a lot better than other types of safes since it offers a lot of advantages for your home or business. Here is a description of a few of those advantages.

Lock Boxes - What Are They?

Wed, 25 Jan 2017 07:45:49 -0600

When you are discussing a lock box, they can be used for a number of things. They can range in size from a small box you can hold in your hand to being as big as a microwave. As the name indicates, they use a key to unlock the box. Some of the modern lock boxes may now have a keypad that requires you to type in a number to open it.

Tips To Consider When Buying A Home Safe

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:57:58 -0600

A safe keeps your valuables safe. You can store anything from guns, jewelry, to documents there. To buy the right unit you need to consider a number of tips that include:

7 Tips To Hire A Reliable Locksmith

Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:26:39 -0600

Locks secure our houses, vehicles and other important stuff. At times, your lock may get stuck. In this situation, you need a locksmith to get you out of trouble. But the question is, who should you call? Here are some tips for you to hire the right locksmith.

Network IP CCTV Surveillance Systems

Tue, 27 Dec 2016 07:46:44 -0600

Analogue and Network IP CCTV Surveillance Systems - What is CCTV? "CCTV" abbreviation meaning Closed Circuit Television, and is used for a range of applications in which cameras are positioned intelligently throughout the premises for the best captured visual and/or audio recording, recorded back to one central location.

5 Benefits Of Using Security Tags

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 06:58:30 -0600

If you go to most of big retailers, you will see that they have electronically tagged their expensive goods. It's possible to tag all the products including beauty products and alcohol. Usually, retail stores use security tags to secure items that are most commonly stolen. As a matter of fact, security tags offer a simple solution for businesses to secure their stock. Read on to know more about it.