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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: Is Your Home Protected?

Carbon Monoxide poisoning is far more common than you might think. The colorless, odorless gas is a deadly and invisible menace.

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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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How Do I Make Sure My Home Security System is Safe from Hacking?

In late 2019, there have been at least four notable cases of hacking into do-it-yourself security systems. In light of this recent news, you may be left wondering if your home security system is vulnerable to these same attacks from hackers.

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How Home Security Gives You Peace Of Mind For The Holidays

Although the holidays bring a lot of joy and happiness for the whole family, they are also a time of stress when burglaries are very common. With presents everywhere and more cars parked near the home, theft is all too likely over the holidays.

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How Doorbell Cameras Improve Home Security

It is vital to take the necessary steps to keep your loved ones secure as homeowners. Installing a smart doorbell camera is a simple and affordable way to achieve this.

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How to Set Up Alerts

Whether it’s an unexpected open door, a power outage or someone suspicious caught on an outdoor camera, our real-time alerts can help you get the most out of your security system. When you download and login via the mobile app, or login from your computer from the portal, you can turn on notifications, and then […]

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The Future Is Now: Your Phone Is A Powerful Home Security Tool

Nothing is more important to us than protecting your home and family, especially as burglars become increasingly sophisticated in their attempts to break in. To keep pace with newer technologies and services, the right security agency is essential.

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Improving Your Home Security For The New Year

Losing weight or quitting smoking typically make many New Year’s Resolution lists, but what about installing or updating your home security system? Keeping you and your family safe are definitely worth including on your list.

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5 Causes Of Holiday House Fires And How To Prevent Them

The holiday season is supposed to be the happiest time of the year, but, every year, hundreds become the victims of unfortunate holiday fires. Fires during the holidays account for 34% greater property loss and 70% more fatalities than average.

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Keep Your Dorms Safe With These Campus Security Tips

College makes you feel safe because there are always people around, but it is important to know how look out for yourself. Everyone can help to make college campuses safer.

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