Why Cameras Themselves Need to Be Protected…

Hacker

When it comes to home security cameras, they can work as both a measure of veering away potential burglars with warning signs posted on the exterior of your home, as well as serving the purpose of catching the perpetrators after the act. As technology continues to increase at rapid speeds, it is becoming more and […]

Protect Your Home With Freeze Sensors

Frozen pipe

Let’s be honest, the winter can be absolutely brutal. Be it frost warnings or spending an extra hour shoveling the driveway and getting the snow off of your car, the harsh and often unpredictable weather that the season can bring has plenty of negative effects. It goes without saying that many people will opt to […]

Why Good Footage is Important

CCTV camera

CCTV cameras are everywhere nowadays, from stores through to homes. Simply having a CCTV camera isn’t enough though – the camera also has to be positioned in exactly the correct way, and the footage it records needs to be as crisp as possible. If you do make sure everything is right though, you’ll have a […]

Dummy Cameras: Are They Worth It?

Dummy CCTV camera

Dummy cameras are often used by homeowners in order to provide the illusion that a property is protected by CCTV. The main reason for the use of dummy cameras is pretty clear though: cost. After all, if cost wasn’t an issue, everyone would buy real CCTV cameras instead! It should be said straight from the […]

Is Your Parking Garage Safe?

Garage

When people are looking to safeguard the security of their home, they usually focus on the actual house – the bedrooms, kitchen etc. Just think though – how many items of value are there in your parking garage? Of course, there’s your car, but that’s not it. Loads of different and expensive pieces of machinery; […]

5 Great Yard Security Tips

Back yard

Is there any part of your home more exposed to others than your yard? That’s why it is vitally important to make it as secure as possible – a piece of ground that throws in as many obstacles as possible to stop burglars from reaching their goal, which could be your shed, garage or home. […]

Five Extreme Home Security Ideas

Taser robot

Home security is without doubt a vital aspect to every home. Ranging from door sensors through to wireless CCTV systems, different security systems bring huge benefits to different people. There are, however, some people who perhaps go too far – people who protect their homes like they are Fort Knox and could perhaps do with some honest […]

New Scam Targets ADT Customers

Scam alert

Every so often the home security industry is hit by a scam, and this is to be expected. After all, home security protects valuables and prevents burglars from getting their hands on them, so they want to do everything possible to beat the system. By sharing this scam with everyone though, hopefully you won’t fall […]

How Does Alarm Monitoring Work?

Home security monitoring service

One of the most important features offered by any home security system is alarm monitoring, and all of the best home security companies offer this service. Many people looking for a home security solution gloss over this feature though, and instead look at the more obvious features, such as CCTV cameras and audible alarms. So, why is […]

5 Tips to Improve Apartment Security

Apartment block

Much of the time home security focuses on those living in houses, and this means that people living in apartments have to go without help, often leaving their property vulnerable to intruders. With over 16,000,000 apartments in the US, this is clearly something that should provide some concern. So, below you’ll find five great tips […]