How to Care for a Smoke Detector

Smoke detectors, also known as smoke alarms, are often dismissed by homeowners as they blend into the ceilings of our houses and remain mostly silent. But let's not forget why they are there in the first place. Aberdeen Fire &...

How To Control Security Cameras Online

A security system is a great resource for looking over your home or business when you are away. The cameras allow you to watch over your home or business and see what is going on. However, in some cases, you...

ADT: How To Add A New Code

ADT, which stands for American District Telegraph, is one of the most popular providers of home security in the nation. In fact, ADT has more than six million customers in North America. Undoubtedly, ADT is the largest name in the...

See Through Burglar Bars: Yes, They Exist

Burglar bars fit over windows, which prevent most burglars from entering a house through a window or a glass door. Most people in America don't feel the need for such security, though some small businesses in inner cities may see...

Reviewing the Netgear Arlo Go: 5 Things that Might Surprise You

Every year, many homeowners find themselves the victim of a burglary. Of course, in many cases the homeowner couldn't have done much to prevent the robbery. However, in some cases, the homeowners could have eliminated a few of the vulnerabilities...

Logitech Circle 2: Worth the Price?

Your home is where you lay your head, raise your family, and unwind after a long day. It is your shelter, your foundation, and where you have your peace of mind. A place that important in your life needs to...

Reviewing the Canary Flex: 3 Things that Surprised Us

Just about every home has a few vulnerable areas that criminals may take advantage of to commit a burglary. Some examples of such weaknesses include ladders left outside of the home, untrimmed bushes, spare keys hidden outside, and trees that...

What is the CDMA Module? What does it do for Home Security?

You’re sitting behind your desk at the office and in between receiving emails, text messages, and updates about your DVR schedule, you’ve received a push notification from your home security device alerting you that the garage was left open. These multiple...

An Incredibly Unboring History of IP Cameras

In 1996 a Swedish network camera manufacturer named Axis Communications launched the Neteye 200, a product that would revolutionize the industry and propel video surveillance from analog to digital. This first centralized IP (Internet Protocol) camera was developed by the team of...

“My System is Offline,” Troubleshooting Your Protect America System

Your Protect America home security is up and running smooth with no problems, and then you hit a strange bump in the road. The system says it has gone “offline,” and you’re confused what happened. Don’t worry, this is a...