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Home Security Systems Buffalo, NY - WHY SHIELD

by Ken Jezioro

Dec 22, 2017 9:30:00 AM

satisfaction-guaranteeMessage From The Founder...

A Google seach for home security systems Buffalo, NY will yield many great options for your home security. When it comes to alarm systems, it's smart to take a good solid look at who'se out there. As founder and president of SHIELD Security Systems, I’m writing today to share my perspective.

People ask what makes SHIELD different from other local security alarm companies and I always tell them two things: people and experience. Our success is measured by the satisfaction of our clients.

Our clients chose us (and are extremely loyal to us ) because of our team. We are here to solve their problems with the least amount of stress. Our clients rave about the character, ethics and smiling personality of our team. Unlike some of our competitors, despite our size, we treat every one of our clients as if they are our only client.

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Topics: Security Marketplace, About SHIELD

6 Reasons To Shop Local Home Security Companies

by Mary Jezioro

Dec 12, 2017 7:00:00 AM

Evaluating Amherst Alarm Companies on Google

Amherst AlarmWhen you're conducting an online search for "Amherst Alarm Company", did you ever wonder why national companies show up at the top of the search page and the local companies rank lower?

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Are Access Control Key Cards Necessary For Retail Businesses?

by Mary Jezioro

Nov 7, 2017 11:45:11 AM

Access control key cards are a staple in most corporate office parks and large office environments.  These systems enhance safety, track the comings and goings of personnel, prevent unauthorized employees from entering off-limits areas and more. 

Now many retail business owners are finding access control systems are highly effective in helping secure their businesses, saving time and money when new keys are needed, limiting employee access to restricted areas and reducing annual inventory shrinkage.

These are just some of the reasons, small, medium, and large retail businesses are relying on access control systems and key cards to help their business become more profitable.

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Buffalo Home Security - The Details Matter

by Mary Jezioro

Oct 16, 2017 1:47:43 PM

"Why should I go with SHIELD?"

"What makes you different than other Buffalo security providers?"

"Can't I just install a home security system myself?"

If I had a nickle every time I answered these questions, I'd be rich! (I don't... therefore, I'm not!) ... But SHIELD has successfully answered these, and many other, questions for clients in the Buffalo and Western NY areas. 

Truth is, home security has become a commodity.  From the do-it-yourself kits to the "one  man bands" to the big national guys, it seems that EVERYONE is doing security these days. The days of expert, detailed craftmenship and exceptional service may seem long gone, but at SHIELD, they are alive and well! 

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A Look At Security Companies In Buffalo NY

by Ken Jezioro

Oct 6, 2017 10:00:00 AM

How Is SHIELD Different From Other Security Companies In Buffalo?


Question: How Many Law Enforcement-Backed Security Companies In Buffalo NY Are There? 

Answer: ONE.

I'm Ken Jezioro, the founder of SHIELD Security Systems Buffalo NY. Almost 40 years ago, there weren't ANY security companies in Buffalo, NY, so I founded SHIELD in 1976. I was a full time cop at the time. I suppose I should use the politically correct "police officer," but honestly, I'm not a "politically correct" kind of guy.  I'm just a normal guy who loved working on the force. When I was a kid, my grandfather served as the chief homicide detective in downtown Buffalo. This inspired me to pursue a career in law enforcement.

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Topics: Securing Your Home, About SHIELD

The Best Commercial Security Companies in Buffalo, NY

by Shield Security

Oct 5, 2017 4:30:00 PM

Businesses security in buffalo ny

Security is one of the biggest concerns a commercial business owner or manager has.

With so many Buffalo security companies offering similar products, customized services and 24/7 monitoring - how do you choose the best fit?

The security experts at SHIELD are often asked these questions and we know research is an important part of the decision making process.  To save you time we’ve compiled an overview of some top Buffalo area security companies.  

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Topics: Buffalo, NY

6 Loss Prevention Strategies for Retail Businesses in Buffalo, NY

by Ken Jezioro

Sep 19, 2017 12:20:03 PM

Whether you own a chain of convenience stores or a single shop with high-end items in you're likely in constant search for effective loss prevention strategies.

Employee theft, administrative errors and shoplifting account for billions of dollars in losses across the retail industry in the United States including right here in Buffalo.

You may already be implementing tools and techniques to prevent shrinkage, but there are still a variety of improvements that may save you significant dollars in the future.

Here are 8 loss prevention strategies to consider:

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Do I Really Need A Home Security System?

by Mary Jezioro

Sep 14, 2017 1:45:01 PM

Recent statistics show only 15% of households in the US currently have an active security system.  Yet it is estimated there are over 2 million home burglaries in the US each year. Even in Buffalo there were an estimated 11,176 property crimes last year.  

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Retail Loss Prevention: How to Get Rid of Shoplifters

by Shield Security

Aug 29, 2017 4:30:00 PM

buffalo ny commercial securityThe greatest threat to your commercial or retail business isn't always an economic down slide or a lack of loyal customers; the biggest threat to a retail owner's profit margins could hit from within your walls, in the form of shoplifters, employee theft, and burglaries.

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Topics: Retail Security

Tips When Considering Residential Security Systems in Buffalo, NY

by Mary Jezioro

Aug 21, 2017 1:32:35 PM

If you are comparing home security companies in Buffalo, chances are you are worried about crime or have been threatened by an actual burglary.

Most calls we receive at SHIELD are the result of a home being broken into or threatened by a robbery,  concern over a neighbor's home invasion or crime in a nearby area. 

Wanting to protect your home and family is a natural reaction to experiencing crime.   Unfortunately, too many people wait until they've been victimized or feel threatened before considering a home security system.  Shopping under pressure can cause homeowners to rush to find any company to install a security system.  Many end up with a system that really doesn't fit their needs or budget, and tied into lengthy contracts.  

If this is the circumstance you find yourself in the tips below can help you quickly find the right security system, and the right security company, for you. 

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Topics: Securing Your Home