Tag Archives | surveillance

Securing Your Storage Facility

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Over the last couple weeks, we’ve taken a look at some tips for securing specific types of businesses. Last week, we created a Guide to Apartment Complex Security. This industry poses unique security concerns due to its combination of residential and commercial security. Therefore, we take a multi-pronged approach to secure these properties. This week, […]

Securing Your Security Equipment

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If you’ve read any of our posts in this space, you know that we do our best to keep both existing and potential customers informed as to their security options. From long-term security standards to newly-available, cutting edge equipment, we want to educate people about their options to secure their property and even the lives […]

Signs You Need a Security Upgrade

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The past couple decades have seen huge advances in the way people use technology in their homes and businesses. These advances have made customers expect more from the products they buy. Everyone expects top performance from the electronic items that they purchase. Furthermore, people have upgraded their televisions, doorbells, lights, locks, and other appliances in […]

Avoiding Illegal Home Security Measures

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If you read our Residential Smoke Alarm Requirements in Massachusetts, you know that local codes and laws go a long way in telling security companies what they can  and cannot do from a legal standpoint. Installing security equipment requires proper licensing and training, as well as knowledge of legal requirements for security installation. Unfortunately, we […]

Do Fake Security Cameras Deter Criminals?

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We’ve detailed in a few posts how the presence of surveillance equipment can act as a deterrent. Our Steps to Defeat Smart Criminals even discussed how the presence of cameras alone can deter crime. The mere threat of getting caught through recorded video can convince criminals to go elsewhere. Taking this line of logic one […]

Cameras: Choosing IP vs Analog

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So you’ve decided you want to buy a camera system for your home or business. Perhaps you need the cameras because you had a burglary you’re responding to or maybe you just want to deter an incident from ever happening. Either way, you’ll want to make sure you’re an educated consumer before making a purchase. […]