Setting up a CCTV system in your home.

Installing a CCTV Camera can provide you with peace of mind. Many people think that is something they cannot do themselves, however with a little effort, anyone can install a CCTV Camera and the peace of mind you will get is a result is more than worth it. The first step in setting up your CCTV Camera is figuring out a good location for both the camera and television that will be used to watch the footage. The camera should be placed above its’ target at a downward angle so there is a clear view. As for the television and recording device for businesses, an office or security room make...

What Does Retail Security Offer?

As a business with a retail department, you may wonder if retail security is an expense that is worth its weight in gold. So many companies don’t bother with security and often find themselves wishing that they had paid the small amount of money to secure a guard on a daily basis to protect them. In most instances, the cost of hiring retail personnel can save you money in the long run. Someone shoplifting or a break in can leave you losing more money than the security services would have cost you in the first place.

Changing Security Locks in Your Home After a Burglary.

A burglary can be traumatising for you and other residents of your home or workplace. Therefore, you should ensure it never happens again by changing security locks in your home after a burglary. Whether the burglar was lucky or not, he probably mastered a thing or two about your home. To ensure that they do not exploit such weaknesses again, an upgrade of security locks rather than a repair, would be in order. It is advisable to choose a locksmith or a security specialist rather than buying do-it-yourself locks. At an extra cost, the specialist fits the latest security locks based on their assessment of the threat posed by the...

Security measures for your home

About a two-thirds of burglars enter homes and other properties through the door and about a third enter into through the window. This kind of goes to show that homeowners should pay more focus on how secure their home’s entry points are and if they’ve done enough to cause them to become secure. No one really is aware of what could happen, and it’s best to be safe and ready. Therefore, there are many Security measures for your home safeguarding from intruders. All you have to do is look at your house’s details. Go around your property and check all possible entrance points. Make sure that you know about all...

What is alarm monitoring?

Alarm monitoring is a service offered to small, medium and large businesses whereby a security company takes on the complete monitoring of alarm systems. This not only frees up time for the business owner, but it also provides them with that extra peace of mind. So what happens if the alarm sounds? Well, in short, the monitoring centre will give you a call to make sure that everything is okay, then if there is no answer, the security company will do a patrol and visit the building to check up on the situation, contacting the police if necessary. This service is extremely valuable to businesses who have many expensive items...