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hidden vs visible security cameras

Hidden vs. Visible Security Cameras

May 17, 2022 4:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

One of the most significant considerations to make when choosing video security systems is where you’ll place the cameras. Part of this decision includes the debate about using hidden or visible security cameras. If you’re unsure which type of security camera might be best for your property, consider some of the benefits hidden and visible devices offer. Benefits of Hidden...

Fire Code Compliance & Requirements in Massachusetts

March 29, 2022 9:57 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Whether you want to safeguard your business property or home, having the right fire alarm systems will help you get the job done. Both commercial properties and home residences in Massachusetts have to follow fire alarm laws. If you are a commercial building or homeowner in Massachusetts, you may have a few questions about the state’s fire alarm code compliance...

Where To Place Security Cameras

February 21, 2022 4:43 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Are you getting ready to set up your first security camera in your home or business? Are you curious about where to position your CCTV cameras? Many people don’t realize the strategy involved in great security camera placement. Positioning, height and location are all critical points of interest everyone needs to consider whenever you are installing security cameras outside your...

How Do Smart Homes Work?

February 21, 2022 4:38 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The market for smart home technology has been steadily growing in the United States, with research showing that 65% of Americans have smart devices in their homes. Studies even predict that 78 million homes in North America will be considered smart homes by 2024. If you’re considering implementing smart devices into your residence, it’s helpful to know what smart home automation entails before making...

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Where to Place Smoke Detectors in Your Home

February 21, 2022 4:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

You’ve likely had to wave a towel at your smoke detector while trying to cook when the room got a bit smoky. And while it may have been tempting to take the detector down, these are incredible, life-saving devices. We want you to be prepared and have all the time you need to escape a fire if such a situation occurs. Knowing...

What are the Different Types of Home Security Systems?

6 Types of Home Security Systems

February 20, 2022 1:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

What Are the Different Types of Home Security Systems? A home alarm system will help you monitor the activity that takes place at your home and keep your family safe. There are several different types of home security systems, including: Burglar alarms Fire alarms and smoke detectors Carbon monoxide detectors Video surveillance Environmental sensors Monitored home security system In this...

5 benefits of home security

5 Benefits of a Home Security System

January 27, 2022 9:46 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Have you been thinking of adding security to your home? Are you unsure of the advantages of security systems besides improving safety? Lexington Alarm Systems can help you make the right decision and choose the right products to protect your home. Feel more at ease purchasing your home security system when you know everything you can about what they offer....

5 Best Alarm Systems for Homeowners in 2022

January 23, 2022 1:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

These days, all of the best home alarm companies offer high-end, technologically advanced security equipment, making it challenging to figure out which house alarm system is best. However, choosing a home security system does not need to be a stressful process. This guide compares the best security systems in 2022 to make recognizing each system’s strengths and weaknesses easier than...

Home Security Risk Assessment Checklist

Home Security Risk Assessment Checklist

November 23, 2021 1:46 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Home security assessments are crucial to identifying vulnerabilities both in and around your home. A secure home serves to slow down determined criminals and may even deter them from ever targeting your property. However, before you can adequately prepare for an emergency, you must first evaluate the security risks that could provide an easy opportunity for crime. This guide to...

Guide to Home Security & Monitoring for Elderly Parents

August 11, 2021 4:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

More and more adult children are taking on the responsibility of caring for their aging parents. However, deciding the best way to help and care for older adults is not always the easiest task. You want to know your elderly parents are healthy and safe even if you live hours away. Safety and security systems can be your eyes and...