AC Daughtry Security Services

The Security Scoop

A.C. Daughtry blog for news, tips & more.

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

...

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? […]

Read More

A Closer Look at Honeywell Total Connect Video Services for Your Home

...

Protecting your NJ, NY or PA home with the right home security system matters. Honeywell Total Connect Video Services offer next-level protection and plenty of features for your home.  According to an article published on Businessknowhow.com by Paul Davis, “Security cameras, especially when used in conjunction with an integrated security system, not only help police identify criminals […]

Read More

What to do When Someone Breaks into Your Home

...

Have you ever thought about what you would do if someone broke into your home? What if you’re at home? How would you react? For most people, either a fight or flight response will kick in. According to Rent.com, about 88% of break-ins occur in residential areas and 51% are victims of a repeat burglary. […]

Read More

Upgrades That Add Value & Security to Your Home 

...

Adding value to your home should almost always be the goal of a renovation project. However, many homeowners forget to add security when they are renovating or remodeling. There are several home projects allowing you to add both value and security to your home.  When you want to add security and value to your home, […]

Read More

How to Choose the Right Home Security System

...

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 […]

Read More

Honeywell Total Connect 2.0: A Complete Home or Business Security Choice

...

Total Connect 2.0 offers the remote services package for Honeywell alarm systems. This system gives both home ownerrs and business owners the ability to rest easy knowing their properties are secure. With the ability to receive notifications, arm and disarm the system, and home automation options, Total Connect 2.0 from Resideo provides a complete package for anybody […]

Read More

Tips on Making Your Home Safe

...

The common sense things, such as locking your doors and windows are only the start of making your home safer. There are several other great ways to make your home safer, if you want to live without the fear of a break-in, fire, or other catastrophe ruining your life.  While it may not be the most fun […]

Read More

Protect Your Home During the Spooky Season 

...

Halloween is a fun time of year, but it can also be rather dangerous. All the costumes and trick-or-treating make it fun for kids and adults, but you have to be on the lookout as burglars love this time of year, too. As you attend parties or leave for trick-or-treating, they see it as an […]

Read More

Why Choose a Cloud Video Surveillance System

...

When it comes to surveillance, you need the right system. A could video surveillance system is the right choice and many businesses and homes are moving towards the VSaaS type of system instead of an internet-connected traditional security camera system. VSaaS or Video Surveillance as a Service is another way of saying hosted cloud-based video […]

Read More

7 Reasons You Should Consider Upgrading Your Security System

...

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 […]

Read More