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Should You Have a Monitored Smoke Detection Service for Your Home?

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It’s pretty standard to have some sort of smoke detector in your home. Whether it was installed by the home builder, put in by the landlord, or you installed it yourself, a smoke alarm is a vital part of keeping your home safe.  Did you know, you can add monitored smoke detectors to your home’s security system? […]

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Protecting Your Business from Fire

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More than 3,300 fires occur in office buildings every year in the United States and that’s just the start of the man business fires throughout the country. About 22% of those fires happen in the kitchen and the most common time for an office fire to start is between 12pm and 2pm (lunchtime).  Your business is your livelihood […]

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The Benefits of Hiring a Professional Security Consultant

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As a business or an owner of commercial properties in New Jersey, New York or Pennsylvania, hiring a professional security consultant just makes sense. Hiring a professional security company, like AC Daughtry, comes with many advantages. When you choose a company with expert knowledge, you’ll end up with a far better security system in place. […]

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Why You Should Install an ONYX Series Intelligent Fire Alarm System in your New Jersey Business 

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Your business is your livelihood. Did you know that more than 100,000 nonresidential building fires were reported from 2014 to 2016? Over $2.4 billion in property loss happens every year from fires not impacting residential properties, according to usfa.fema.gov.  While the codes for your local area certainly ensure you must have smoke detectors, without the right […]

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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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Your Business Needs Firefighter Radio Coverage with the NOTIFIER BDA System

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  Your business could go up in flames, literally, in a matter of minutes. A small flame can turn into a major fire in less than 30 seconds. Without fast response times and giving firefighters the tools they need, you could lose your business to fire.  One of the tools firefighters need is firefighter radio coverage or Emergency […]

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What You Should Know About Security as a Property Manager?

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As a property manager for commercial properties in New Jersey, New York or Pennsylvania, you have plenty of hats to wear. One of those hats has to do with making sure the properties you manage are fully secured. Whether you’re in charge of business properties or condo buildings, hiring the right security company goes a […]

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How to Choose the Right Home Security System

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Choosing the right home security system isn’t an easy task. With so many options available, it can become rather confusing. While the number of home security companies available to help with installation and monitoring may be limited, there are certainly plenty of security systems to choose from. With more than 7 million property crime offenses […]

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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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7 Reasons You Should Consider Upgrading Your Security System

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Too many homeowners have the mentality of set-it-and-forget-it when it comes to home security. Technology is changing all the time and often becomes outdated in just a few years. Your home security system has the ability to protect your home and save lives. Did you know that a robbery happened every 1.6 seconds in the […]

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