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September 29, 2022
Choosing the Right Long Range Security Camera

When it comes to security, you can never be too safe. That's why long-range security cameras are such an important addition to any property. These cameras let you see and record clear videos hundreds of feet away from their mounting point, making them perfect for large properties like farms or parking lots. To help you […]

September 22, 2022
Farm Security Cameras: How to Choose the Best One

Farm security is a massive concern for many property owners. Thieves and burglars often target farms and ranches, so it's important to have a good security system in place. One of the best options for farm security is a security camera system. These systems can provide you with peace of mind, knowing that your property […]

September 8, 2022
How Security Cameras Get Power: The Various Types and How They Work

When it comes to security cameras, there are a variety of different types on the market. One of the most common questions people have is how security cameras get power. Do they need to be plugged into an outlet? Can they run off of batteries? In this post, we will explore the various ways security […]

September 1, 2022
PoE Video Doorbells: A New Door Security Option

As technology advances, homeowners are looking for new and innovative ways to make their home life easier. One way that many people are doing this is by installing a PoE video doorbell. This is a doorbell that is connected to the internet and can be monitored from anywhere in the world. PoE stands for Power […]

August 25, 2022
Pros and Cons of Security Cameras in Schools

School security cameras are one of the most debated topics in education. The debate usually boils down to the issue of security vs the possible invasion of privacy. There are pros and cons to using security cameras in schools, and the decision ultimately comes down to what is best for each school. Why schools should […]

August 18, 2022
Is NFC Access Control Right for You?

NFC access control is a wireless system that uses high-frequency radio waves to transmit data between a credential and a reader. This allows tenants to gain property access without the need for traditional keys or cards. NFC is short for near-field communication, and this technology requires that the NFC tag and reader be near each […]

August 11, 2022
Wiegand Access Control Systems: How They Work

If you're looking for a more secure way to manage access into your building, you need to consider Wiegand access control systems. Wiegand technology is some of the most reliable and secure on the market today and has been used in various applications for many years. In this blog post, we will discuss how Wiegand […]

August 4, 2022
Apartment Access Control Systems: How They Work and the Benefits for Residents

When you're looking for an apartment, one of the most important things to consider is security, and one of the most important factors of security is access. How will you get into the building? Who will have access to your floor or unit? That's where apartment access control comes in. These systems are designed to […]

July 14, 2022
Commercial Door Locks: Grades, Functions, and Applications

When it comes to commercial door locks, there are three grades that you need to be aware of: grade I, grade II, and grade III. Each grade is determined by various factors, including the lock's security, durability, and function. In order to make sure you are choosing the best lock for your needs, you have […]

July 7, 2022
Run Your Smart Home with Amazon Echo Dot

If you’re looking for a simple and affordable way to get started in the world of smart home automation, look no further than the Echo Dot. For just $50, you can control your lights, thermostats, and other smart devices with this little device. The Echo Dot is easy to use – all you need to […]

June 30, 2022
What You Need to Know About Keyfobs

What is a key fob? A key fob is a small physical device that attaches to a keychain and opens or unlocks doors electronically. Key fobs have been around since 1983 and have gone through many iterations since then. They are now mainly operated through passive radio frequency identification (RFID) tags, which allow the exchange […]

June 23, 2022
What is a Keycard Entry System?

A keycard is a security token that grants you access through electrically-powered doors. These systems require a keycard reader (installed on the door) and you gain access by either tapping your card on the reader (proximity reader), swiping it (swipe reader) or inserting it (insert reader). It negates the need for a metal key that […]

June 16, 2022
The Pros and Cons of Security Cameras vs. Surveillance Cameras

When it comes to security, there are two main types of cameras: security cameras and surveillance cameras. Security cameras are the ones we see in banks, casinos, and other public places. They are used to capture footage of an event or activity so that it can be reviewed later. Surveillance cameras, on the other hand, […]

June 9, 2022
IP Camera or CCTV Camera?

When it comes to video surveillance, there are two main types of cameras: IP Cameras and CCTV Cameras. Both systems have their own unique benefits and drawbacks, which is why it's important to understand the differences before making a purchase. IP Cameras, or Internet Protocol Cameras, are digital cameras that use a fast Ethernet link […]

June 7, 2022
The Basics of  a Passive Soundbar

If you're looking for a new soundbar, or even just looking to improve the audio in your home theater, you might be wondering what a passive soundbar is, and if it's the right choice for you. A soundbar is a great option if you're looking to improve your home theater sound without taking up a […]

May 31, 2022
The Center Channel Speaker: Why You Need One

If you're like most people, when you think of a surround sound system, you think of big, clunky speakers that take up a lot of space. And while it's true that a good surround sound system requires multiple speakers, that doesn't mean they all have to be huge! One of the most important - and […]

May 12, 2022
The Basics of Subwoofers

If you're serious about your music, then you need a subwoofer. A subwoofer takes away the heavy lifting of the bass sounds from your speaker system, improving the bass sound quality and overall experience. But like any other piece of equipment, subwoofers require proper care and maintenance to extend their lifespan. In this blog post, […]

May 5, 2022
Bullet vs. Dome Cameras: Which is Right for You?

Security cameras are a staple in home security, but it's not always easy to choose which one is right for you. When it comes to security cameras, there are two main types: bullet and dome. There are subtle but important differences between the two, in their shape, range, and installation. Both have their pros and […]

April 28, 2022
How to Secure Your Home with Smart Lighting

If you're looking for a way to improve your home security, you should consider installing a smart lighting system. There are many benefits to smart home technology, and smart lighting systems can turn a simple light bulb into a high-tech perimeter warning. Smart lights outshine non-smart fixes like timers because they’re vastly easier to control, […]

April 22, 2022
Home Automation 101

Wouldn’t it be great if you could make your time at home a little more enjoyable and convenient? With home automation, you can do just that! Home automation is the automatic control of electronic devices in your home. These devices are connected to the Internet, so you can control them remotely. With home automation, devices […]

April 21, 2022
How do Glass Break Sensors Work: Everything you Need to Know

Do you worry about someone breaking into your home through a window? If so, you may want to consider installing a glass break sensor. Also called broken window alarms. These devices are designed to detect the sound of breaking glass and trigger an alarm. They can be incredibly useful components to your home security system. […]

April 20, 2022
Home Security Tips and Tricks: How to Protect Your Home

Your home is your sanctuary, and you should do everything in your power to protect it. Burglars are looking for easy targets, so it's important to make sure your home doesn't qualify as one. There are plenty of simple steps you can take to ensure your home is safe. Here are a few security tips […]

March 31, 2022
Security Cameras 101: Features to Look For

When it comes to choosing a home security camera, the number of options can be overwhelming. How do you know which features are important? What type of camera is best for your needs? In this article, we will discuss the basics of home security cameras and the features you should look for when making your […]

March 24, 2022
How to Improve Church Building Security: Develop a Plan

Church security is something that all churches and any other place of worship should be thinking about. We perceive most churches as safe, yet, because they are so large and public, they are vulnerable. Unfortunately, many churches don't think about security until it's too late.

March 18, 2022
Why You Should Get a Home Security System for Seniors

Owning a home security system is vital to keeping your home safe. More than being safe, it means feeling safe. The sense of security and comfort to be gained from alarm systems is priceless. This is true for everyone.

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