2020 | My Alarm Center Home Security Blog

Year: 2020

Small Business Security Tips: The Ultimate Guide

Small business owners might not always think about security on a daily basis. When you’re too busy worrying about the day-to-day operations of owning a business – from managing employees, keeping financial records, to the actual customer transactions of providing products or services, it can be easy to forget that entire operations often hinge on […]

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My Alarm Center Continues Partnership with Covenant House

On November 19, 2020, members of My Alarm Center’s executive leadership team will participate in the annual “Sleep Out” event with Covenant House, a non-profit organization that provides housing and a network of supportive services to homeless youths throughout the nation. For more than four decades, Covenant House has helped transform and save the lives […]

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Home Security Holiday Tips: Smart Lights, Locks and Automation

The holiday season is upon us, which means your neighborhood might be undergoing its annual winter wonderland transformation. But before you go full Clark Griswold with your seasonal lights and home decorations, consider a few of our home security holiday tips.

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Smart Home Security Holiday Gifts Guide

The holidays are quickly approaching, which means it’s time to start thinking about gifts for the special people in your life. Beyond our 28 Days of Deals, where you’ll find new, amazing savings each week from November 10th – December 8th (with all deals valid through December 31st), we’ve put together this additional round up […]

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Smart Home Solutions

For The Fall Season   Home Automation Upgrades Making your home safer during the fall season pairs nicely with efficiency upgrades via smart home solutions. Outside temperatures can fluctuate in autumn, meaning you might still have some sunny days with much cooler nights.

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Emergency Preparedness Plan

5 Ways to Ready Your Home Remember the old adage, “failure to prepare is preparing to fail”? It’s often attributed to Benjamin Franklin, and while he almost certainly wasn’t talking about an emergency preparedness plan or protecting your home, it still definitely applies!

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Comprehensive Home Safety Guide

At My Alarm Center, we understand that there are a lot of dangers in this world and your safety is important. Luckily, it doesn’t take much to protect what matters most.

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Top Winter Smart Home Devices To Beat The Cold Weather Blues

Cold winter weather can wreak havoc on your home and utility bill. But the right smart home gadgets can make it easier for you and your family to adjust and thrive during winter.

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Dissecting the Interlogix Shutdown

The security products provider, Interlogix, (often referred to as “GE,” “ITI,” and “UTC”) discontinued operations at the end of 2019 Their product line includes some widely used alarm control panel brands such as Simon, Concord, and Caddx. Interlogix intends to provide technical support for an unspecified amount of time and to honor warranty obligations.

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