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Funny Security Camera Uses That Will Have You Buying One Today

March 30th, 2017|Home protection, Home Security Cameras|

At Alarm One, we have a variety of different technologies to help you secure your home. Today we want to highlight one of our favorites, the home security camera. While everyone has door locks and many homes have alarms systems, only about 20% of American homes have security cameras. So why do you need a home security camera? There may be more reasons than you think. […]

History’s Biggest Heists

February 16th, 2017|General|

We’re going to state the obvious: no one wants to get robbed. But Americans have long had a fascination with infamous thieves and bank robbers, especially those of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Their stories seem bigger than life, as do many of their crimes. But how successful were they really? Bet you didn’t know that some of the best known criminals were actually pretty bad at their jobs, did you? Take a gander at the stories of five of the most infamous American robbers – and then compare their stories with those of the three biggest heists in history that remain unsolved. […]

New Product Launch: Honeywell Lyric Alarm—Control Your Alarm System From Anywhere!

December 5th, 2016|Alarm Systems, Home alarm, Home Automation, Home Security, Home Security Cameras, Residential and commercial alarm systems|

  Personalizing your Chicago home just got a whole lot easier with the highly anticipated release of Honeywell’s Lyric Alarm System. Designed for the modern era in not only looks but the operation, Lyric aims to revolutionize the way you secure your house and family. Making everything mobile and wireless to allow its users to [...]

Installing Carbon Monoxide Detectors

May 13th, 2016|Goldy Locks, Home alarm, Residential and commercial alarm systems, security systems for homes|

Are you looking to install security essentials for your home or business in Naperville? Carbon monoxide detectors are an important security element for your home or business. Be sure to install your carbon monoxide detector properly so that you can hear the alarm before the air in your environment becomes toxic. Watch this video to [...]

What Kind of Security Does Your Business Need?

May 6th, 2016|Business security system, Commercial Security System, Fire safety|

If you own a business, you want to be sure that it’s protected 24 hours a day, whether you’re physically there or not. One of the best ways to do this is to have a security system installed. But with so many different types of commercial security systems available on the market today, which one [...]

How Carbon Monoxide Alarms Can Keep Your Family Safe

April 29th, 2016|Home Automation, Home protection, Home Security|

If you have smoke detectors and fire alarms in your home, you should have carbon monoxide detectors and alarms as well. For peace of mind, hire a professional who specializes in home security systems, smoke detectors, and home alarm systems in Naperville to install carbon monoxide alarms strategically throughout your home. Carbon monoxide (CO) is [...]

Tips for Recognizing a Shoplifter in Your Retail Business

April 22nd, 2016|Alarm Systems|

If you own a retail business, one of your major concerns, other than making a profit and building a strong customer base, should be preventing shoplifters. Shoplifting is one of the most common crimes in the United States, and collectively costs retailers millions of dollars every day. One of the best ways to deter thieves [...]

Is Keyless Access Right for Your Business Location?

April 15th, 2016|Commercial Security System, Goldy Locks, Keyless Door Locks|

In this day and age when smartphones and tablets are the norm, and technology allows people to control their thermostats and surveillance cameras remotely and wirelessly,keyless entry systems make sense for businesses because they offer convenience, security, and peace of mind. Here are some factors to consider when determining whether or not a keyless entry [...]

WHAT BURGLARS LOOK FOR WHEN ROBBING A HOUSE

April 9th, 2016|Alarm Systems, Goldy Locks, Home Security|

As a homeowner, you have many responsibilities when it comes to maintaining your house. In addition to making sure your house’s systems are safe, it’s a wise idea to invest in the security of your home as well. Burglars and intruders could target your home if you don’t take the proper steps to deter them. [...]

ADVICE FOR DEALING WITH EMPLOYEE THEFT

April 2nd, 2016|Business security system, Security cameras, security cameras for businesses|

Installing security cameras in Naperville in your retail space, office, or commercial building can significantly deter employee theft. Employees are generally on their best behavior when they know that they are being monitored by surveillance cameras. If an employee is suspected of theft, you can simply check the footage from your security cameras to prove [...]

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