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Burglar Alarms For Business

The best types of burglar alarms for business have a few major qualities in common: they’re robust, they’re difficult to circumvent, and they’re matched to the needs of the business in question. Burglar alarms for business security come in a lot of different shapes and sizes. ...

The Dos and Don’ts of Business Security Systems

Commercial security systems are an invaluable part of any business. They guard your property, your sensitive information and data assets, and your reputation as a well-managed enterprise. Business security is not an afterthought. Depending on a number of different toolkits, like video surveillance systems and CCTV, access control systems, and burglar alarms, all of which require professional installation, business security systems need to be built from the ground up following a few very clear guidelines. ...

Picking The Right Intercom System

As California’s fastest-growing local security company, we get a lot of calls from prospective customers looking for specific products, installations, or custom services. While we certainly welcome those calls, we do get some slightly more problematic ones. Specifically, we get a remarkable number of people inquiring about installing a wireless intercom system in their home or business. The trouble is, a wireless intercom system isn’t really what most people are expecting, so we decided to put this blog post together...

How to Pick the Right Security Cameras for your Surveillance System

When you’re installing a video surveillance system, no matter what your network configuration the choice of exactly which type of camera you choose will have a tremendous impact. Each of these cameras has its own strengths and weaknesses, its own benefits and detractions, so it’s imperative that you make an informed choice. Remember – it’s always possible (and encouraged!) that you mix-and-match to install a video surveillance network that’s right for you....

From Spring Winding to Wireless: The Evolution of Security Cameras

Video surveillance seems like such a modern concept. When we think of CCTV security footage, most of us have an image from the 80s or 90s of a black-and-white, grainy video feed, crested by the occasional refresh-rate artifact. And anyway, it can’t be that old, right? Weren’t personal video recorders, the giant black boxes we all remember from our childhood vacations to the Grand Canyon, a firmly 80s technology?...

5 Things Your Business Security System Can’t Do Without

Your business is your livelihood. You wouldn’t take a chance and walk away from an open flame, or leave the front door unlocked, so why would you take a chance on a cut-rate business security system? Your business deserves the best possible protection, with guaranteed installation and service, and industry-leading customer satisfaction. To those ends, we’ve put together this list of 5 things that your business security system needs, in order to ensure your commercial assets stay safe, sound, and...