How Do Glass Break Sensors Work?

Different devices within a home security system can raise the level of security you're aiming to provide. One of these devices is known as a glass break sensor. A glass break sensor is a type of sensor that is mounted...

Best Place to Install Motion Detectors

Most professionally monitored home security packages include motion detectors. They are essential to the absolute security of your home and family. Motion sensors are a great burglar deterrent and can protect the high-traffic areas of your home almost effortlessly. However,...

Why You Shouldn’t Use a Raspberry PI for Home Security

Today many people are thinking about alternatives to the traditional home security route. DIY security systems are emerging at a rapid rate as technological advancements progress in the industry. While it is both simple and affordable to opt for a...

Burglars, Security Glass and Window Technology

Security Glass and the Pattern Recognition Option While it's true that not every burglary involves broken glass, thieves aren't scared to shatter a window or two to get what they want. Security glass can come in handy when protecting a...

History of the Touch Screen Control Panel

Ever think about how many times you use a touch screen every day? You see this technology wherever you turn - from cell phones to computers and even home security systems. It's designed to accomplish tasks with little effort and...

Why Smoke Detectors are Important

Protecting your home from fires and smoke is one of the most important steps you should take as a homeowner. Now a days most homes come equipped with smoke detectors and are a prerequisite when sold. As long as there...

Home Security During Storms: Backup Battery

Being prepared during emergency situations is important. Knowing what your home security system can do for you in those situations can be life-saving. September is National Preparedness month, but we'd like to remind you to be prepared are year long....

How to Use Alarm.com

Alarm.com is a technology partner of Protect America in providing some of our customers interactive home security services. Alarm.com allows customers to arm, disarm, check event history, and control their home security system from their smartphone or PC. This technology...

Glass Break Sensors: The 411

When it comes to home security, have you ever heard of a glass break sensor? Well, whatever you may have heard, we are going to discuss the basics and characteristics of what exactly a glass break sensor is and does....

Operating Your Home Security with Keychain Remote Controls

Home automation is a big topic right now in the security industry. Many customers are asking about home automation services but are worried about the price. One simple way for customers to make their security more streamlined is to use...