Every establishment, be it a house, office, mall, hotel, government building or restaurant, is at risk from burglaries and break-ins. This is the unfortunate truth no matter how much we dislike thinking we can be potential victims. Alarm systems and security personnel can increase security, no doubt, but video surveillance can monitor untoward incidents by being everywhere at the same time.read more
Security cameras are of two types, wireless and cable. Under them, there are dome, bullet, infrared, varifocal and high-definition. Both wireless and cable are widely used with each trumping the other in various key points. Cable, however, is still favored for providing stability and affordability. Let’s see why.read more
Almost every security system involving locks and alarms owes its existence to the trade of locksmithing. This ancient craft is no longer confined to simply creating locks with pin-tumblers, however; it has progressed into advanced forms of locksmithing involving panic hardware, safes and electronic lock servicing.
Locksmithing may no longer deal completely with the construction of locks but locksmiths still render a valuable service to society. These days, they’re tasked mainly with the installation, adjustment and repair of locks and related equipment. They can change combinations on safes and make repairs to such cabinets. Some also design custom safes to increase protection against robbers attempting to crack these cabinets.
Intercom systems have become a popular sight in hotels, restaurants, airports and homes across the world, providing people with a way to communicate and increase security. Several types are available, some permanent, others portable and still more that are telephone-based and wireless.read more
Security cameras are only as good as the location they’re placed in. You could have a high-end camera that can capture images at night or long range but if it isn’t positioned properly, you won’t be able to get the most out of what it has to offer. Have a look at the top places to set up your security camera for best results.read more
Intercoms can be very handy tools to help you monitor places like entryways and exits, rooms, and allow you to communicate with a crowd of people. Customers have the choice of opting for wired or wireless, affordable or expensive and one-way or multiple communication. Since there are several factors at play, you need to know how to select the right intercom for your needs.read more
The security of a house hinges upon a lot of things like solid walls on the perimeter, advanced alarm systems, security guards and so on. All this sounds like it would cost a small fortune and most times it usually does. But there are other ways to safeguard a house that don’t cost much but will leave you feeling a lot safer. Check them out.read more
The security of a house depends on well-constructed doors and windows are as these are the first points of entry for burglars. In addition to the material used in the construction of doors and windows, locks play a very important role in aiding these entry/exit points in increasing security. While we know quite a bit about door locks, window locks usually take a backseat which is why we’ve compiled a list of lock types designed especially for windows.read more