Home Fires

In just 2 minutes, home fires can become life-threatening. In 5 minutes, a residence can be engulfed in flames.Fire is FAST! In less than 30 seconds a small flame can turn into a major fire. It only takes minutes for the thick black smoke to fill a house or for it to be engulfed in flames. Fire is HOT! Heat...

How to Avoid Door-to-Door Scams

This summer, thousands of ‘doorknockers’ will prey on neighborhoods across America. Their goal is to trick you by using a door-to-door scam tactic. They try to get you to switch to another home security provider, often through deceptive practices that may leave you stuck with unexpected expenses or contract. We’ve found this adorable castle-themed guide in order to help you stay...

Christmas Tree Safety Tips

Although Christmas tree fires are not common, they are more likely to be very serious when they occur. Follow these Christmas tree safety tips to make sure your holidays stay merry. Picking a TreeChoose a tree with fresh green needles that do not fall of when touched.Placing the TreeBefore placing the tree in the stand, cut 2" form the...

Video: Home Security Tips

Tyler Grey (former Army Delta Operator) has started a new series called Greyman. In this series you'll gain new knowledge, new tools, and new skills to be able to better protect yourself, your family and your friends.  In this first episode Tyler hooks up with a professional in lock picking and other physical security areas. They expose the vulnerabilities...

15 Security Mistakes Most People Make

Mistakes. We all make them, right? Some mistakes like, overcooking dinner, forgetting to set your alarm clock, aren’t a big deal in the grand scheme of things. But home security mistakes are another story. Burglaries are more common than you think.One burglary happens every 15 seconds in this country, and a shocking 30 percent of burglaries don’t require the...