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  • What Else Can Your Home Surveillance System Do?

    New and enhanced features are part of almost every electronic device on the market, and security systems are no different. Although security cameras have been around for decades, a lot has changed to make them not only cheaper, but cost effective, through enhanced storage and better video quality. Here are a few benefits of newer home surveillance systems, along with some expanded features for people with decent computer skills. The New Age of Video Quality [Read More]

  • Business Security: Four Ways To Regulate Visitors & Prevent Unauthorized People From Accessing Your Business

    There are many aspects to protecting your business. Allowing anyone to just walk in and out of a building can increase security hazards and cause major problems for your business needs. To help prevent these issues, it's important to introduce protocols and technology that can properly manage temporary visitors to the company. Hiring the services of a commercial security company like A Tech / Easy Living Store will help ensure that your business is properly set up to handle all types of visitor situations. [Read More]

  • 4 Ways to Keep Your Home Safe When You Go on an Extended Trip

    Whether you're traveling around the world or simply helping a family member in another state for a month, your going on an extended trip can leave your home vulnerable to break-ins or other crime. Luckily, there are specific things you can do to minimize risk and protect your home while you are away. Here are four great ways to keep your home safe when you go on an extended trip. [Read More]

  • New Home Security System? Take These Steps To Further Boost Your Security

    When you're considering the different methods of making your home safer, statistics show that you'll benefit from getting a home alarm system installed. This addition of this preventative security device means that your home is 300 percent less likely to be successfully targeted by burglars. Beyond the addition of your home security system, it's beneficial to take other steps that can discourage people with dubious intentions from considering targeting your home. Here are three valuable ways to further boost your home's security to keep your family safe. [Read More]

  • First Time Homeowners: Fire Alarm Safety in the Home

    Fire alarms save lives, and the sooner you are alerted to a fire in your home, the better the chances are of you and your family escaping the burning house safely. The proper placement of fire alarms begins with understanding where fires normally start and the pathway the heat and smoke will travel throughout your home. Sixty percent of fire deaths were partially the result of the homes not having fire alarms. [Read More]

  • Maintenance Tips For Business Fire And Safety Systems

    A properly functioning fire alarm system isn't just a legal requirement for your business, it's a necessary component in an overall employee and customer safety plan. Proper maintenance, combined with an understanding of your system, helps ensure that everything remains in proper working order. The following tips can help you keep your system in peak condition. Tip #1: Understand What You Have The type of fire system you have depends on many factors, including local code and your business needs. [Read More]

  • Fire Safety Tips For The Elderly

    If you have an elderly relative who lives in your home, you will want to take steps in preparing should an unfortunate fire occur. There are several steps you can take to ensure your relative is able to escape the home if a fire breaks out inside. Here are some tips you can use to help your elderly relative have a better chance at survival if a fire occurs. Select A Loud Alarm [Read More]

  • Cameras That See In The Dark: Two Features You Want For Commercial Security In Low-Light Conditions

    You want to protect your business with a full digital video surveillance system that includes several security cameras. While most security cameras can get a good picture in bright lighting, you'll need special cameras designed to capture images in low-light conditions if you want to have truly comprehensive security. For a long time, analog cameras were better capable of capturing images in low light. Digital technology in the types of systems that small and medium-sized businesses might purchase wasn't quite good enough to provide clear images from darker environments. [Read More]

  • 2 Ways To Stay Safe This Christmas

    You spend a lot of time getting ready for the holidays from decorating your home to buying and wrapping presents. Fortunately, there are two things you can do to ensure you and your family, as well as the inside of your home, stay safe this year. Home Security System You have many options when it comes to home security systems, and the choices can be daunting. To make things a little easier for you, below are three different types of security systems you can choose from. [Read More]

  • Avoid These 3 Mistakes With Your Security System

    Just like many other individuals around the world today, you might depend on your security system to keep you safe and sound in your own home. It takes a decent amount of planning and time to get a system that is going to protect your family and your belongings. You have to think about things like your hallways, entryways, windows, doors and much more. To make sure you don't make a costly mistake in planning your new security system, consider the following. [Read More]