How To Choose The Right Home Security Company

How To Choose The Right Home Security Company

I'm going to make a guess that you're here because you're thinking of getting your first home alarm system. The first thing you will need to do is to decide which home security company you want to work with. You’re going to have to ask yourself “what security system is right for me? What kind of services do I want? Do I want to speak to the same person or get transferred to agents I will never see?”

Celebrating Montreal's Rich History - Free Museum Day

Celebrating Montreal's Rich History - Free Museum Day

You don’t see many outdoor bells anymore like these which were designed to ring in the event of an alarm being set off. In celebration of Montreal's 375 birthday, we are feeling nostalgic and looking back at Montreal's fire department and old fire alarm bells which are still in use today.

EVEN SECURITY CAMERAS NEED A LITTLE EXTRA SECURITY.

EVEN SECURITY CAMERAS NEED A LITTLE EXTRA SECURITY.

Security cameras are everywhere we go; from inside our homes, where we work and the local supermarket. They add extra security and peace of mind to our daily lives while being out of sight and out of mind for a majority of people.

But did you know even security cameras need security?

Video Verification

Video Verification

Businesses without alarms are 4.5 times more likely to be burglarized than those that do have them. But even a great alarm system won’t always stop the most tenacious burglars from trying.

The good news is, business security systems that protect retail, dealerships, schools, warehouses, construction sites, mom and pop shops, residences, and more, are evolving. And modern technology is leading to higher apprehension rates, fewer false alarms, and more comprehensive protection.

Deter Burglars from Targeting Your Home Next

Deter Burglars from Targeting Your Home Next

A home burglary occurs every 15 seconds in the US, but the average arrest rate for burglary is only 13 percent. It would seem that our slippery thieves are a sophisticated bunch.

The truth is, burglars are always looking for the path of least resistance. In fact, a shocking 41 percent don’t even plan their attacks —they simply look for easy targets. 

Want to know what you're doing to encourage them? Here are 10 things that make your home a candidate for break-ins.