There are urban legends about virtually anything you can think of, including home security. While this can be an emotive topic, it is time to shed some light on these misconceptions. Some of the most common home security urban legends – and the truth about them – can be found here.
All Break-Ins Occur at Night
Television has popularized the image of the cat-burglar, clad in all-black, climbing up into an open window and then scurrying around the home taking anything valuable in their handy knapsack all while you sleep, completely unaware of what is going on […]
If you are considering upgrading your home, to make it safer and more secure, you have more options today than you ever did in the past. There is no question that the future has arrived, and technology has provided you with more than a few automation features to make your space more secure, comfortable and even fun. Some things to consider when it comes to upgrading the security in your home can be found here.
Upgrades for Your Doors
If someone is trying to gain access to your home, they are going to start with the doors. If […]
The majority of businesses in need of access control systems understand that cameras are a crucial element of the overall security plan. However, not everyone is aware of what infrared cameras are or the benefits they offer. It is a good idea to learn more about them before determining the types of cameras that are right for a business security system.
How does the infrared imaging work?
Infrared cameras rely on thermal imaging technology. This means the camera is able to detect heat that radiates from an object. A person’s normal body temperature is just under 100 […]
If you have items outside of your home, such as grills, patio furniture, bikes and other items, you need to take steps to protect them. Unfortunately, these items can be stolen or vandalized if you don’t take the proper steps to secure the exterior of your home.
The good news is, you can find some tips here to help you secure the exterior of your home and keep your valuable items where they are supposed to be.
Keep the Home’s Exterior Well-Lit
It is important that you can monitor the perimeter of your home at […]