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Keeping Your Children Safe

You purchase a security system to keep your family safe when you sleep at night and your home protected while you’re away, but what about when the kids are home alone? Your security system can help keep them safe during the day also. Of course, these options don’t replace proper childcare, but it is very […]

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How To Save On Homeowner’s Insurance

Installing a monitored home security system, including burglary devices and fire safety devices, can help to reduce the cost of your homeowners insurance. Just like being a good driver sometimes allows you a reduction in automobile insurance, being a responsible homeowner can also decrease your insurance costs.   According to insureme.com, installing security systems in […]

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Easy Steps to Prevent Retail Loss

Employee theft continues to be a serious problem in the retail industry. According to www.employeetheftsolutions.com, the FBI claims that employee theft is the fastest growing crime in America. It is estimated by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce that 75% of employees steal from the workplace.   There are security solutions to this problem that is […]

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Cellular Monitoring

The key to a properly operating home alarm system is communication. Whether it be between the system and the resident or the system and emergency authorities, it is essential that your home alarm system have a way to communicate when it detects a problem. Intruders are often aware of this and find ways, including cutting […]

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Four Tips for Preventing False Alarms

According to Annapolis, MD Chief of Police Michael Pristoop, from January to November of 2008, the Police Department responded to 3,566 alarm calls, but only 16 of those generated a founded complaint. During the same period, 390 man-hours were used to respond to false alarm calls, and 331 addresses accounted for more than 2,300 of […]

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