Category: Home Security

CCTV (Closed Circuit Camera System) vs. Security Systems: What’s the Difference?

CCTV (Closed Circuit Camera System)  vs. Security Systems: What’s the Difference?

If you’re like me, then when you hear the term security system, you immediately picture enough security cameras to make any James Bond villain proud. But when you dig below the surface of security you’ll find that protecting your home encompasses a whole lot more than simply adding security cameras…

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What To Do If Your Burglar Alarm Goes Off

What To Do If Your Burglar Alarm Goes Off

Do you know what to do if your burglar alarm goes off and the burglar doesn’t leave your home? Do you confront them? And if so, with what? Or do you wait until the police arrive? We show you how to prepare for an actual break-in scenario, so you’ll know what to do if, and when your burglar alarm is tripped (even if it turns out to be a false alarm)….

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Alarm.com iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Android and Windows Phone App

Alarm.com iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Android and Windows Phone App

Alarm.com is a home and business security provider that specializes in user convenience and control. It is well known that users can arm and disarm their alarm from a computer. Alarm.com really stands out with their mobile app, which puts this convenience with you everywhere you go…

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Nanny Cam Reviews: What’s Happening When You’re Not At Home?

Nanny Cam Reviews: What’s Happening When You’re Not At Home?

Many parents are concerned about what happens in their home when they leave their child with a caregiver. Installing a nanny cam can enable parents to monitor their child and caregiver’s activities in the home while the parents are at a remote location. However, not all nanny cams are equal. The following nanny cam reviews evaluate the pros and cons of investing in a few popular nanny cam models…

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Business Security Systems: Are You Protected?

Business Security Systems: Are You Protected?

You work so hard to protect your business and assets, why risk letting it go out the door (literally!) According to the National Retail Security Survey, the U.S. retail industry lost more than $35 billion to theft alone in 2011. And according to Employee Theft Solutions, companies lose an estimated $400 billion per year in productivity due to time theft. An affordable and proactive solution to keep your business safe is to get a security system for your company. Whether it’s jewelry you sell at a retail store or private health records at a doctor’s office, you don’t want to let your goods or important data get into the wrong hands of a thief, or perhaps even one of your employees…

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2016 Home Security Survey

2016 Home Security Survey

Asecurelife.com has been researching, analyzing, and ranking home security companies for over 7 years, and every year we look to the customer reviews and feedback people leave online to help guide our ranking of each security provider. We need your help! This year, we’re asking for your help. We need five (or less) minutes of your time […]

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April Newsletter: Home Safety Tips

April Newsletter: Home Safety Tips

So March wasn’t as warm as we all hoped it would be (depending on where you lived) but we’ve got high hopes for April! Tax day is just around the corner, so here are some last minute tax tips to ensure you don’t get scammed. Plus we’ve got our newest articles to share with you including a recap of Edward Snowden’s talk “at SXSW”, reviews of AT&T Digital Life and the brand new Piper Security gadget, as well as information on the latest and greatest life insurance product to help you plan your financial security. So let’s dive on in…

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Garage Door Security: Lock It Up!

Garage Door Security: Lock It Up!

We all worry about keeping our homes secure but we often forget about our garages. In fact, I bet most of you keep the door from your garage to your house unlocked. Here are some tips to garage door security so you and your home are safe…

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