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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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Security Tips when Renting a Home

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When you rent instead of owning your home in New Jersey, you’re at the mercy of your landlord with security. Even though you may not have permission to add your own home security system, there are some things you can do to increase the security of your rented NJ home.   Homeownership rates are down and more […]

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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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How to Outsmart the Burglar

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A big part of keeping your Morristown home safe is staying one step ahead of the burglars. Most burglars are very smart and they will find ways to break into your home. However, if you can outsmart the burglars, you can protect your home, your belongings and your family. When  KGW8  asked 86 burglars how they […]

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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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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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Incorporating Alexa into your Smart Home 

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In New Jersey and New York, turning your regular home into a smart home means you’ll be able to sell it easier, use it easier and make life easier. With smart home features, you can control everything from a smartphone, tablet or computer, no matter where you are. In addition, you can control your home […]

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Introducing SkyBell Wi-Fi Video Doorbell

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The world is getting smarter and the technology keeps growing. The SkyBell Wi-Fi Video Doorbell is another advancement in home security. If you want to know who’s at your door before you open it, the peep hole is no longer the way to go. Instead, you need a SkyBell. The SkyBell offers a smart video […]

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