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What Kind of Access Control System Will Fit your Business? 

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What Kind of Access Control System Will Fit your NJ Business? Choosing the right access control system for your New Jersey business is very important. There was a time when this type of system was only about allowing facilities to gain control over who entered and who left without the need for keys.   Today, an access control system […]

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How the Carbon Monoxide Detector Law Affects Your New Jersey Business

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The New Jersey State Legislature passed a new law in September requiring all restaurants, businesses and commercial buildings in the state to install carbon monoxide detectors. Since carbon monoxide is a very dangerous gas that can kill quickly, it makes sense that this would go into law. As of September 3rd, all New Jersey businesses […]

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Frequently Asked Questions About Current Emergency Radio Coverage Building Codes

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What are the new building code requirements in our area? According to the 2015 New Jersey and New York International Fire Code (IFC), section 510, “All new buildings shall have approved radio coverage for emergency responders within the building based upon the existing coverage levels of the public safety communication systems of the jurisdiction at […]

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The Difference Between Access Control Hosting Methods

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Choosing your security system isn’t easy. A big part of the security of any NJ business is the access control system, however. This system is necessary to limit who can gain access to specific areas of your business. Whether it’s used to protect your entire business, a server room or another “restricted” area, you need […]

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Why Everybody Should Have an Intelligent Fire Alarm System

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Putting up a smoke alarm is only a start. If you don’t choose the right smoke alarm, you may not have the protection you need or think you have. There are several types of fire alarm systems available on the market today, but everybody should have an intelligent fire alarm system. An intelligent fire alarm […]

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The Benefits of Smart Wireless Integrated Fire Technology (SWIFT) 

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Before you look at how SWIFT or Smart Wireless Integrated Fire Technology will benefit you, it’s important to understand what this type of technology offers.   Fire is a very dangerous thing and has the ability to engulf an entire building in seconds. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, 3,400 people died due to fires in 2017. […]

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Announcing ERCES/BDA Survey, System Design, Installation & Annual Testing Services

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New Emergency Radio Communication Enhancement Systems (ERCES) / Bi-Directional Amplifier (BDA) Services by AC Daughtry Security Now offering ERCES / BDA surveys, system design, installation, and annual testing AC Daughtry is pleased to announce that we are licensed to perform all phases of work necessary to satisfy new International Fire Code (IFC) and National Fire Protection […]

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Hosted Access Control Explained 

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Do you know what hosted access control is or have you never heard of this term? If you’re in business for yourself and you want better business protection, hosted access control offers the ability to gain better protection for your NJ business. What is Hosted Access Control? Gaining access through a web browser is the […]

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How to Prevent Your Smart Home from being Hacked

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The popularity of smart homes is undeniable. As millennials enter into the home market, they are looking for smart homes, including New Jersey homes. According to an article found on Forbes.com, most millennials have either already purchased a smart home or are interested in doing so.  Whether you already own a smart home or you’re looking […]

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Integrated Security Solutions for the College Campus

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Making a college campus safe is vital to the success of the school. The students depend on the administration to keep them safe, especially with the added pressure from the public to strengthen college campus security. Theft, vandalism, rape and many other crimes have happened on college campuses over the years. With the right campus […]

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