Along with the wonderful weather we have received to kick off the summer, we have all seen the door knockers and solicitors going door to door, hoping for a big sale. While it may be all fun and games when it is the girl scouts delivering cookies, we hope to give you some insights on the dangers of door to door scammers.
With the 4th quickly approaching, we all have a reason to celebrate. A day off celebrating with family and friends with grilling and ridiculous amounts of desserts, who could complain? We are offering some important safety tips to kick off this summer and to create a safe environment for everyone to spend their day (or, in most kids cases, days of summer) off!
You are a runner, and you take a morning run everyday at 8:00am on the dot, and you typically arrive back home around 8:45am from your extensive run through your neighborhood streets. Everyday, you post your progress on social media, and everyday you are more encouraged by your friend group to continue your runs.
We are here to tell you to stop posting pictures like these online.
While these images can be inspirational, it also gives burglars a huge advantage. If a potential burglar knows your typical schedule, it is much easier for them to plan an attack on your home. Here are three reasons to keep your tracking application images to yourself:
Topics: Personal Safety
xBeing woken up in the middle of the night to an unfamiliar noise is most certainly an unnerving experience, yet your senses suddenly kick into high gear and adrenaline rushes through your veins as you prepare to find the person who is invading your home, your family and your privacy.
Before making any rash decisions, take a moment to remember the game plan. Here are some tips if, God forbid, your home is broken into:
You must be thinking to yourself, “What does my love of wine have anything to do with a home security system? Please explain the relevance, but let me just pour myself a glass of wine first…”
Most wine lovers have held onto bottles of wine for years and have savory memories of the aroma, the taste, or even just the label. As your wine collection grows large with your love of wine, there is a good chance you will start a wine cellar. But, did you know that your home security system can also protect your collection, allowing it to age and develop in peace?
School is almost out. Warm weather is finally here, and we are all super excited to spend our days in the pool. But don’t let your guard down now, remember these summertime safety tips to avoid mishaps and make for the best summer ever:
Topics: Crime Prevention
Your system is so much more than "Arm, away, exit now" and "Beep, Beep, Beep, Beep". With the full color touchscreen display and ability to access it with your mobile device, it is much easier to stay in touch with your system. Check out these reasons that your security system is awesome:
Topics: Home Automation
There are nearly 3 million ATM (Automatic Teller Machines) in the world. 425,000 of them are in the United States alone. People rely heavily on ATM’s, with the average withdrawal amount being $60. Since people rely so heavily on these machines, it is important to remember some ATM safety tips to prevent crime and maintain personal safety.
Topics: Crime Prevention
Security systems are only meant to do one thing...right? Protect your home, watch over your valuables while you are away? Did you ever think about all of the other cool features of owning a home security system? Now that technology has grown, home security systems (and their features) can be managed simply from your smart phone/device! Here are 4 features of your system you didn't know you could have:
Topics: Buffalo, NY