Why Is Your ADT System Beeping?

Nothing is more annoying than your ADT system constantly beeping. It can be frustrating to learn that there are various reasons as to why the system is warning you. Here are a few of the common reasons why an ADT...

What Is Situational Crime Prevention?

Situational crime prevention, which represents a change in thinking, has helped police organizations realize more success when it comes to crime reduction, crime control, and reducing victimization and fear. The main goal of most police agencies is prevention. Therefore, it...

Which Is Better: Monitronics vs ADT?

If you're thinking about installing home security, chances are you've heard of Monitronics and ADT. Both of these companies are in the home security industry. While they are veterans within the home security space, ADT has been around for much...

ADT: How To Change Battery

A monitored home security system is one of the best investments you can make in keeping your household safe. However, it's only as strong as its individual components. As a homeowner, one simple way you can keep your home and...

What Is The Westmead Home Safety Assessment?

There are many ways to protect your home from invasion. A wall with armed archers stationed atop the parapets, a moat with a drawbridge leading to a serious gate, uniformed guards, a barking dog or an alarm system with a screeching siren have...

Which Is Better: ADT Or CPI Security?

Both companies provide multiple services that can be used for commercial or residential purposes but for the sake of this comparison, both companies will be compared on residential services only.  ADT Security By now, almost everyone knows who ADT is and...

How to Set up a Home Security System

No matter the security system you want in your home, it must go through an installation process. And while most systems require a professional installation, there are systems available today that allow you to complete the process in a DIY...

Who Really Bought Brinks Home Security?

Acquired by the Competition Tyco International, Ltd., the same company that owns ADT, bought Brinks Home Security with plans to merge the two home security giants into one. The reason for the buyout was financial: “Broadview’s strong presence in the North...

Where Should Your Home Security Cameras Be Positioned?

The right cameras are a good start, but positioning those cameras in the correct places are essential if you want to fully protect your home. Each home and layout is different, but the following places exist in most residences and...

Which Type Of Burglary Is Most Common?

When it comes to burglary, no one wants to be a victim. Burglary comes in all types and forms, making it difficult to remain vigilant in keeping tabs on personal belongings so they don't end up in the hands of...