22May
4 Home Security Risks That Are Easily Overlooked

4 Home Security Risks That Are Easily Overlooked

For Austin, TX residents, protecting their home is incredibly important. Your property is your biggest investment and also your refuge from the world. As such, keeping it safe is a must. And for many, there are plenty of easy steps that are taken...Read More

21May
5 Things You Never Knew About Home Burglaries

5 Things You Never Knew About Home Burglaries

Burglary is such a common crime in the U.S. that one occurs about every 15 seconds. Understanding about burglary can help you take the right steps to protect your home and family, but how much do you really know about them? Here are five things that...Read More

16May
Know This About Gated Communities and Crime

Know This About Gated Communities and Crime

A lot of people move into gated communities because the places feel like fortresses. They give them peace of mind as the entire neighborhood is surrounded by a fence. Plus, there is usually one or two gates where people can enter or exit. Residents...Read More

14May
Vacation Safety Tips For Any Homeowner

Vacation Safety Tips For Any Homeowner

Heading out for vacation is part of almost everyone’s life, and Austin residents need that downtime to enjoy the world, refresh their minds and bodies, and more. But is it really possible to truly enjoy your vacation if you’re worried...Read More

13May
4 Ideas For Protecting Your Valuables

4 Ideas For Protecting Your Valuables

Burglary tends to be rare outside of certain neighborhoods, and because of that many homes will never suffer a burglary once.  However, no home is completely safe from burglary, and so it’s important to avoid tempting potential robbers...Read More

10May
Wireless Home Security And Your Kids

Wireless Home Security And Your Kids

Today, there is no one type of Austin, TX family. Those living here have a wide range of family makeups and lifestyles, but no matter what yours may be there is one thing that is always in common – a desire to keep children safe. Whether your...Read More

9May
Helpful Safety Tips for Airbnb Hosts to Follow

Helpful Safety Tips for Airbnb Hosts to Follow

If you are looking for some additional funds to supplement your income in Austin, TX and you have a vacant property, then you might have already considered the benefits of using your property as an Airbnb for travelers. Travelers are always looking...Read More

8May
What To Do If Your Security System Goes Off While You Are Away

What To Do If Your Security System Goes Off While You Are Away

Whether it’s in your car, in a shopping mall, or in a home, alarms sometimes go off when they’re not expected. Most times, the alarms amount to very little. But it can still cause panic as drivers fumble for their keys, and homeowners...Read More

1May
3 Reasons Why Your Family Needs A Wireless Security System

3 Reasons Why Your Family Needs A Wireless Security System

The world appears to have become a dangerous place today. Criminals seem to be lurking in the shadows everywhere waiting for the perfect moment to strike. Often, things happen when Austin kiddos are away from home. For instance, news outlets and...Read More

25Apr
Do Condos Need Security?

Do Condos Need Security?

People that live in condos in Austin, TX generally believe that they are safer from crime than someone that lives in a detached home in a typical neighborhood. From a certain perspective, this is true. If you live on one of the higher floors of a...Read More

19Apr
Upgrading Your Existing Home Security

Upgrading Your Existing Home Security

If you’ve had a home security system installed in your Austin, TX home within the last 10 years, you may feel as though you’ve done all you can do to secure your space, and now your job is done. However, as technology advances so do...Read More

11Apr
5 Things You Never Knew About Home Burglaries

5 Things You Never Knew About Home Burglaries

Burglary is such a common crime in the U.S. that one occurs about every 15 seconds. Understanding about burglary can help you take the right steps to protect your home and family, but how much do you really know about them? Here are five things that...Read More

10Apr
Keep Burglars At Bay With These Home Security Tips

Keep Burglars At Bay With These Home Security Tips

Most people like to believe that their homes are in safe neighborhoods where there is zero chance of a break-in occurring. However, this type of thinking can wind up getting them in trouble. Failing to take the proper preventative measures can lead...Read More

28Mar
Five Smart Tips To Make Your Home Alarm System More Effective

Five Smart Tips To Make Your Home Alarm System More Effective

Choosing a home alarm system in Austin, TX can be overwhelming. A simple Google search for “home alarm systems” will bring millions of results. Digging a little deeper, you’ll find there are a ton of options. The best way to choose...Read More

21Mar
Easy Tips To Protect Your Home While You Are On Vacation

Easy Tips To Protect Your Home While You Are On Vacation

As the weather warms up, it means that homeowners around the Austin area are planning their vacations. While planning your vacation can take a lot of time and energy, it’s important that you also think about what is happening at your home...Read More

11Mar
Easy Ways To Protect Your Pets While They Are At Home

Easy Ways To Protect Your Pets While They Are At Home

When people aren’t at their home, it’s difficult for them to relax without knowing for sure that their property is protected. And in addition to personal property is the fact that many Austin homeowners own pets as well. And when you...Read More

8Mar
5 Reasons Burglars Choose A House

5 Reasons Burglars Choose A House

A lot of burglars are desperate and opportunistic.  They spot someone leaving a house, they take a risk and smash a window to get in, and they grab whatever looks valuable before running as fast as they can.  However, other burglars in...Read More

7Mar
Finding The Perfect Home Surveillance System For Any Space

Finding The Perfect Home Surveillance System For Any Space

Today’s home surveillance systems are more high tech, more user friendly, and importantly, more effective than ever before. Technologies once only accessible to big companies spending a great deal on their high-tech installations are now...Read More

26Feb
Investing In A Smarter Security Gate

Investing In A Smarter Security Gate

According to the American Bureau of Justice, right around 3.7 million homes get burglarized in the United States each year. In most cases, criminals make their way into a home using the front door. Knowing that breaking into a window or sneaking...Read More

22Feb
Are My Outdoor Security Cameras At Risk?

Are My Outdoor Security Cameras At Risk?

While a home break-in is likely not a personal attack, the vulnerability one feels after experiencing one sure makes it feel that way. One-way burglars and criminals approach break-ins in homes with security cameras is by disabling or cutting the...Read More

22Feb
Why Condo Owners Need A Security System

Why Condo Owners Need A Security System

Those who live in a Austin, TX condo often feel as though they’re safe and protected from harm. After all, most condos have some kind of security measures in place such as cameras and even a guard. But the fact is that you may actually need a...Read More

11Feb
Fences: A Great Addition To Your Home Security System

Fences: A Great Addition To Your Home Security System

There is an old saying that fences make the best neighbors. While this may not be necessarily true, we do know fences can be a successful first line of defense in keeping your home and family safe. While the white picket fence may be attractive, not...Read More

6Feb
The Top Benefits Of A Home Security System For Seniors

The Top Benefits Of A Home Security System For Seniors

The Top Benefits Of A Home Security System For Seniors The Baby Boomers are now entering their golden years. Many want to remain in their own homes to stay independent and not rely on their family for help. Yet families worry that mom or dad may...Read More

9Jan
6 Home Security Moving Tips

6 Home Security Moving Tips

Moving to a new place in Austin, TX is not easy. It demands more research and effort to make the process hassle-free and less time-consuming. More importantly, you need to do the research in advance to avoid last minute hassles. Are you looking...Read More

26Dec
Security Options For Those Who Rent Or Own

Security Options For Those Who Rent Or Own

Whether you own a house, or you rent an apartment, it’s important to have a place where you can feel safe. Home security should be a priority no matter what type of dwelling you live in, and many don’t realize that they have options even...Read More

20Dec
Home Security Options for Apartment Rentals

Home Security Options for Apartment Rentals

Far too many people assume that because you rent an apartment instead of owning a home, you are less likely to be burglarized. However, this couldn’t be further from the truth. More apartment renters are actually burglarized more than those...Read More

19Dec
Great Ideas for Hiding A Safe in Your Home

Great Ideas for Hiding A Safe in Your Home

Making an investment into a safe is something that can provide tremendous peace of mind and security for your valuables. A home safe can come in various sizes and lets you store anything you feel is important including things...Read More

4Dec
More Homeowners Are Considering The Benefits Of Home Surveillance

More Homeowners Are Considering The Benefits Of Home Surveillance

With so much crime in our society today, people are looking for ways that they can protect their home and their assets. Additionally, with all the crime you see happening on the news each day, homeowners and business owners alike have begun to take...Read More

29Nov
3 Ways A Home Security System Can Protect Your Family That You May Not Know

3 Ways A Home Security System Can Protect Your Family That You May Not Know

A home security system is the ultimate way to protect your family in Austin, TX. A good security system acts as a deterrent to keep criminals away. A security system will notify you and the police if there are intruders. Finally, it can help the...Read More

26Nov
A Look At The Best Home Security Camera Types

A Look At The Best Home Security Camera Types

Your home in Austin, TX is your castle, but the sad reality is that sometimes it may not be as secure as it should be. As such, investing in good, reliable security systems is important for homeowners in Austin, TX. And when it comes to creating a...Read More

26Nov
Security Cameras for a Brighter and Safer Holiday Season

Security Cameras for a Brighter and Safer Holiday Season

With the holidays upon us in Austin, TX we are excited to celebrate with friends and family and enjoy the time we have to be together. It is also the busiest time of year and the biggest shopping time as well. If you own a business, then you know...Read More

20Nov
A Closer Look At Home Motion Detectors

A Closer Look At Home Motion Detectors

Few things are as important to homeowners as making sure that you and your family are protected. Installing a good, reliable home security system is one of the best ways to make sure that your investment and your loved ones are safe. A home security...Read More

19Nov
Monitoring and Protecting Your Empty Home During the Selling Stage

Monitoring and Protecting Your Empty Home During the Selling Stage

You have moved and are currently in the process of selling your old home. You think it is safe because it is empty, but this couldn’t be further from the truth. Just because the home is empty, it doesn’t mean that it is safe and immune...Read More

14Nov
Home Security Brings A Lot Of Advantages

Home Security Brings A Lot Of Advantages

They say that a person’s Austin home is his or her castle, and one of the things that comes with the impression of any castle is safety. A home is a refuge, a place for Austin, TX families to live out their lives in security. People expect...Read More

13Nov
Where Should You Place Your Cameras At Home?

Where Should You Place Your Cameras At Home?

Your home, right here in Austin, TX, is, as the saying goes, your castle. We’re fortunate to be living in a time in America when property-related crime, like theft, is on the decline, but that doesn’t mean we can keep our doors unlocked...Read More

7Nov
Top Locations For Home Security Cameras

Top Locations For Home Security Cameras

We’re fortunate in Austin, TX, and throughout the rest of the country to live in a time when property-related crime, like theft, is on the decline. It means we now live in a generally safer America, where things are better for us and our...Read More

11Oct
Don't Let the Burglars Know! Handy Tips for Tricking Them

Don't Let the Burglars Know! Handy Tips for Tricking Them

Have you ever laid on a golden beach under a sapphire sky on a holiday of a lifetime, sweating with fear that thieves may be breaking into your property back in Austin, TX? If so, you're not the first. After all, even if you litter your home with...Read More

11Sep
Secure Your Garage or Sheds to Keep Your Favorite Toys and Tools This Spring

Secure Your Garage or Sheds to Keep Your Favorite Toys and Tools This Spring

Spring is finally here with us! That means Austin, TX homeowners are working on their lawn mowers, everyone is living that overhang life again and it's amazing. Perhaps you got into your garage to fetch out your golf clubs for the very first time...Read More

5Sep
Things to Consider When Choosing the Right Security Camera System for Your Home

Things to Consider When Choosing the Right Security Camera System for Your Home

Anytime you are making a decision to install a new or upgrade a security camera system in Austin, TX; you should only opt for a high-quality, secure and functioning system. Hardly can you run out of options if you are out to purchase security camera...Read More

27Jul
3 Ways Security Cameras Can Benefit Your Family

3 Ways Security Cameras Can Benefit Your Family

A lot of things are going on in the world today. Media headlines are being fueled by gun violence in schools, countries trying to obtain nuclear weapons, and of course, the war on terrorist organizations. All of these things have led to people...Read More

13Jul
Home Control Whats In It For You

Home Control Whats In It For You

People have been utilizing CCTV to monitor homes and businesses for years in Austin  Having a top-notch surveillance system installed is beneficial in a variety of different ways. It helps company owners monitor employee activities and...Read More

13Jun
Home Security Cameras and Video Surveillance Systems

Home Security Cameras and Video Surveillance Systems

There exist many compelling reasons why you might want to install a surveillance system for your business or home in Austin, TX. Our homes are the castles that we feel comfortable and safe in. However, if our homes have to remain the castles we...Read More

6Jun
Benefits Of Wireless Monitored Home Security

Benefits Of Wireless Monitored Home Security

Having a home monitoring system in Austin, TX is the best thing that you can do for your family and property. This is a security system that will ensure your family a 24/7 protection and at the same time notifying you of any emergency. You can also...Read More

29May
Protecting Your Home With Residential Security Cameras

Protecting Your Home With Residential Security Cameras

Homeownership in Austin, TX can be so costly and the only way you can safeguard your property against threats such as thefts is by considering installing security camera systems. Security cameras can be modeled to capture all the vital locations of...Read More

25May
5 Benefits of Installing a Home Surveillance System

5 Benefits of Installing a Home Surveillance System

Being safe is one of our prime instincts and nothing helps us more than technology. A security camera system completes a home in Austin, TX and makes us feel safe, secure and protected. This may seem like a sophisticated luxury a few decades ago but...Read More

23May
7 Times in Your Life When You Certainly Need a Home Surveillance System

7 Times in Your Life When You Certainly Need a Home Surveillance System

Many people ask when the ideal time for installing a surveillance camera system in their Austin, TX home is - You can do it at any time, it is better to invest in these security systems early enough before it is too late. Statistics on theft and...Read More

21May
How Many Home Security Cameras Does Your Home Need?

How Many Home Security Cameras Does Your Home Need?

Security cameras play a vital role in your Austin, TX home. They help to deter would-be criminals from breaking into your home. They can also provide convictable evidence that can be used in court. To get the most out of your video surveillance...Read More

8May
A Few Tips to Protect Your Home Before Leaving Town

A Few Tips to Protect Your Home Before Leaving Town

At this time of the year, many are planning vacation trips for the spring or summer time. Most Austin, TX homeowners, when planning such trips, end up forgetting some of the important things that are crucial for the safety of our homes. Sometimes,...Read More

17Apr
The Best Places to Install Security Cameras in Your Home

The Best Places to Install Security Cameras in Your Home

The level of security you can enjoy at your home in Austin, TX depends on how you strategically place your security cameras. It is preferable that anybody who is new to a home shouldn't even have an idea that a security camera system is present...Read More

5Apr
The Best Security Cameras for Protecting Your Home

The Best Security Cameras for Protecting Your Home

With the level of crime in Austin, TX increasing every single day, it is very important to buy the best security cameras for protecting your home. A good home surveillance system will ensure that your home, as well as your family, is well protected...Read More

3Apr
Home Motion Detectors Secure Your Safety

Home Motion Detectors Secure Your Safety

The security of a home in Austin, TX is vital in any residential property. In some cases, installation of the home security system can save you money concerning insurance premiums. There are several devices in the market you can employ to achieve...Read More

30Mar
Home Security Systems

Home Security Systems

According to the latest report by security experts, more than 2 million homes in the United States are burglarized each year. This means that in every thirteen minutes there is someone breaking into a home somewhere in the U.S. The best way to avoid...Read More

29Mar
Home Security Alarms - Safety & Peace of Mind

Home Security Alarms - Safety & Peace of Mind

People take into consideration the security of a property in Austin, TX before buying. People will like to know security features, size, location and square footage of the assets before they can start discussing the cost. The type of security system...Read More

22Mar
How To Choose A Video Surveillance System for Your Home

How To Choose A Video Surveillance System for Your Home

Video surveillance systems are the first step to protecting your Austin, TX home, your property and your loved ones. The best home security systems are those that can provide a continuous watch on your property all day. But how does one choose...Read More

13Mar
Where To Put Your Security Cameras? - Top Five Locations

Where To Put Your Security Cameras? - Top Five Locations

If you are looking to improve the security of your Austin home, putting an effective surveillance system in place is an ideal way to do so. Security cameras help to increase the chances of catching intruders and should, therefore, be a key component...Read More

26Feb
Home Security Cameras: Necessity or Luxury in a Home Protection System?

Home Security Cameras: Necessity or Luxury in a Home Protection System?

Home protection systems in Austin, TX range from a simple deadbolt to an around-the-clock video surveillance system. Not every system comes with home security cameras. Different families have different needs and will make different buying decisions...Read More

16Feb
Hiring a Home Security Company - Don't Sign a Contract without Asking These Questions

Hiring a Home Security Company - Don't Sign a Contract without Asking These Questions

Are you considering contracting the services of a security company for your home in Austin, TX? Do you want to protect your home and valuables but don't quite know where to start? Knowing the capabilities of any security company you are considering...Read More