Interesting Ways That Door & Window Sensors Can Be Used

Interesting Ways That Door & Window Sensors Can Be Used

As a licensed alarm technician working in residential and commercial security for so many years, I learned to be creative with the equipment relating to the customer’s needs. When it comes to security and security sensors, it would be normal to think they were designed for burglary and intrusion alone. Well, let’s get creative and…

Is Safety On Your New Year’s Resolution List?
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Is Safety On Your New Year’s Resolution List?

When the clock strikes midnight on December 31, what will you be thankful for from 2021 ? More importantly what have you learned and will apply to your New Year’s resolution list for 2022. If there’s anything that we have all learned in 2021, it’s not to take our health and safety for granted. The…

How To Perform A Security Risk Assessment On Your Home
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How To Perform A Security Risk Assessment On Your Home

I am asked the same question over and over again. “How Do I Perform A Security Risk Assessment On My Home ?”. This article is dedicated to the families across Canada that want to understand the vulnerabilities they may have in relation to the protection of their home. If you want to try and avoid…

NEW HOMEOWNERS + SMART SECURITY = SMART HOMEOWNERS
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NEW HOMEOWNERS + SMART SECURITY = SMART HOMEOWNERS

Congratulations on your new purchase and investment of a new home. If your experience was anything like mine you obviously had your work cut out for you in obtaining the following services and performing the due diligence before making an offer on your home. I still remember applying for a mortgage and how nervous I…

What is Z wave and how does it work for smart home devices?

What is Z wave and how does it work for smart home devices?

To put it as simple as possible Z wave is a wireless protocol that essentially connects smart home devices for commands. Basically the language that devices use to speak to perhaps a security keypad or a hub that allows the user to send and receive commands from. Unlocking a door, turning on lights or even…