Safety at the Start of Summer

The official start of summer begins with the activities of Memorial Day: beach trips, swim parties and cookouts. As exciting as all of it is, it’s important to do these things while paying close attention to safety. Here are some important safety reminders before summer is in full swing. 

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Accomplishing Better Business Security with Access Control

At a time when shoplifting is on the rise, some Staten Island business owners are pledging to take security matters into their own hands. That may be understandable, but it’s not necessarily advisable. Instead, one question that frustrated business owners may wish to ask themselves is: “What do I want to accomplish for my business security — and is there security technology that can help me accomplish it?” 

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Home Automation Systems in Staten Island this Spring

Spring has a reputation of being the season for deep home cleaning. But in 2022, it’s time we also make it the season for giving our homes a well-deserved technology upgrade. We’re talking about home automation, a service that gifts your Staten Island home with a variety of custom options to make life simpler and more enjoyable. For technology geeks, home automation can be the best thing to happen to your house all year.  

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The Year to Go Pro with Home Security

There’s nothing inherently wrong with DIY home security. After all, some home security is better than none. But if a DIY system was your “starter” home security experience, that doesn’t mean it should be the only home security you ever use. 

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Fighting Winter Weather Intelligently

We’re in the thick of the winter season; it’s a time to get serious about maximizing your energy efficiency so the house stays warm, the bills stay low and the costly risks of winter weather stay far away. Alarmingly Affordable can help, with intelligent home automation products that help you control the temperature indoors and protect your home against these hazards of winter weather. 

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Protecting Your Home at the Holidays

There’s nothing like the feeling of satisfaction at the end of a successful holiday season. To improve your chances of achieving one this year, follow these tips to keep your home protected from burglary and other crimes. 

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Fine Tuning Your Home Security Habits

In some neighborhoods, homeowners have very few worries about crime. If that’s the case on your street, it’s nice to roll out the welcome mat for your neighbors — but proceed with caution, because small oversights can lead to big consequences. Here are some tips for fine tuning your home security habits. 

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The Broad Appeal of Smart Locks

Smart locks are getting more popular every year — popular with 4 million homeowners, to be exact. That alone shows that today’s homeowners understand the value of keyless entry into the home. Unlike a traditional lock that requires a house key, a smart lock gives you access to your house with your smartphone or a numeric code you punch in. 

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Smart Lighting, Smarter Home

A smart home security system lets you manage your alarm and locks from anywhere conveniently with a mobile app. But if you don’t have smart lighting included, there’s something (actually, many things) missing from your system. Here’s what they are. 

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