Category: Home Security

DIY, Self-Install Alarm Systems

“Can I install a home alarm system myself?” Well, of course, you can! While searching for the system that is the best fit, many people run into horror storied of systems butchered by technicians or installed incorrectly, some even with the wrong equipment! Many bully customers into buying additions equipment like cameras and sensors that they don’t need. Avoid these high-pressure sales tactics by looking into DIY (Do It Yourself) systems from companies like Think Protection or Protect America. The process will be so much easier than you think. Do yourself the favour of mapping out your needs to...

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How do you secure your home when you leave?

When you’re heading out the door, or on your way to bed at night do you take the time to check your windows and locks to make sure your home is secure? Maybe you double or triple check, or maybe you don’t check at all and the thought never crosses your mind. If the thought never crosses your mind, you may be one of the 7% of Canadians who doesn’t lock their door when they leave the house or the 23% that don’t lock the door while the home is occupied. A Canadian poll has revealed that over 22...

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Home Alarm Signs: Where to Get Them and Why You Shouldn’t

Instead of purchasing a home security system, you chose to purchase faulty lawn signs online. You buy a sign and associated window decals to display that your home is protected. Is this going to deter a burglar? The answer is no. Especially if the company doesn’t exist. There are many vendors out there selling fake home security signs, these are just a few of the culprits:   SafetySign.com SafetySign offers everything from lawn signs to warning signs to no trespassing signs. The generic security signs sold on this site are used to warn intruders. Many of the signs read...

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Safety First Travel Destinations

Everyone gets that urge; the urge to get away. The travel bug. Whether it’s for a week or a weekend, to explore or to relax, who doesn’t love to flee to somewhere new and exciting. One of the most important parts of planning a trip is choosing and knowing where you’re travelling to. Safety can be a huge aspect of travel. Below we have listed some of the safest travel destinations in the world! Canada – with extreme diversity and exceptionally low violent crime rates, Canada makes for an excellent tourist destination. Areas like Toronto and Niagara Falls are...

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Ultimate Security Systems at Premium Rates

In 2010, home burglaries racked up costs of more than $15 billion in property loss with home burglaries happening every 15 seconds in America. Adding a security system to your home offers you and your loved ones a reassuring sense of protection and security. Before purchasing a system, it is always ideal to explore the market for prices, services and systems that best fit the needs of your household. Companies like SimpliSafe, Think Protection and ADT offer 24/7, 365 days a year services, offering optimal security and both residential and commercial monitoring services that include: Monitoring centres awaiting alerts 24/7 Fire...

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