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 […]

Guard Dogs: An Effective Addition to Home Security?

Dobermans

For many years, a dog was seen as the forefront of home security. From individuals through to small businesses, many people had the statutory Doberman or German Shepherd patrolling their borders, ready to react should someone dare to break into their property. But in the modern world, does a guard dog still have a place […]

Five of the Best Home Security Apps

Viewing CCTV on cell phone

We live in a mobile age: an age where we can do almost everything remotely using cell phones and tablets. The home security world hasn’t been slow to plunge into the world of apps, and there are loads you can use to further enhance the level of security in your home, as well as the […]

Which CCTV Camera is Perfect for You?

Dome camera

If you are just beginning the journey towards getting your very own CCTV system, you’ll probably already have noticed that there are loads of different types of CCTV cameras for you to choose from. In fact, the amount of types of CCTV cameras often simply puts people off buying a system – something that they […]

An Introduction To Home Automation

Home Automation

As technology continues to grow, home automation is an increasingly popular trend. With home automation, multiple things in your home are connected to the Internet, so you can control them with an app on your smartphone. Things you can control with a home automation system include: lighting, appliances, cameras, security systems, phone systems, home theatre […]

What Should You Do If You Spot an Intruder

Spot an Intruder

Every year, an estimated 16% of American homeowners deal with a break-in. Many of these occur while the homeowner is away, but some break-ins occur while people are in the home. One of the most important things you can do is have a plan of action if there’s ever a break-in while you’re home. The […]