Keeping Your Home Safe For The Holiday Season

We’re quickly approaching the end of November, which means that the holiday season is almost upon us (where does the time go?). Regardless of how you celebrate, ensuring that your home is as safe as possible is crucial..especially if you plan to entertain. Here are some important considerations to make to keep your home secure: […]
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Smarter Home Security

We’ve long been a company that values the benefit of technology to help optimize the safety of our clients. Embracing technology can sometimes be difficult (especially for those in older demographics) but has proven to be effective at keeping homes safer, and will only improve over time. “New research by Parks Associates reveals that 42 […]
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Why to Hire A Professional For Home Security

In life there are many tasks that we may want to do on our own, because of the sense of accomplishment and satisfaction it offers. However, there are other tasks that should be left to a professional. Home security is one of those tasks. Keeping your loved ones well protected and keeping intruders from gaining […]
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Kitchen Safety

October is known for a few things (such as Thanksgiving and Halloween), but it’s also known for fire prevention. Keeping your loved ones safe is important, especially when it comes to the one of the most trafficked and congregated places within the home…the kitchen. Here are some important considerations to make when in the kitchen […]
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Child Safety At Home

There are many things we can teach our children and family members at a young age about safety while at home and out of the house.  It is important to not only tell them how to be safe, but to also show them how to be safe, and to practice safety measures with your kids […]
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Ottawa’s Safest Areas

Ottawa is known to be one of the safest cities overall, not to mention Canada as a whole is one of the top 5 safest countries in the world. However, when looking at Ottawa, some areas are safer than others. It’s good to know according to where you live, and the area you are in, […]
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Staying Safe When The Power Is Out

The world has suffered many natural disasters as of late which has victimized many and caused worry and pain for others. As tough as the times may be, there are two wonderful things that are birthed during these moments: a sense of togetherness and awareness. It’s great when people can come together that don’t know […]
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Home Safety Checklist

  Now that autumn is in full swing and temperatures have started to dip it’s important to shift your mindset more toward additional comfort and safety. When it comes to the home, establishing and maintaining a home safety checklist is ideal. The following are some elements that should be a part of your home’s safety […]
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The Role of Security Cameras

  As much as we’d like to see everything that is happening at all times (and from all angles) it can be difficult. Varying distractions which can take our attention elsewhere are a factor, but our eyes are meant to look ahead. This means that when it comes to facilitating and maintaining a safe home […]
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Home Security: A Worthy Investment

  Home security is something that has (and continues) to evolve over time. As its capabilities shift and improve, one thing that will never change is the sense of safety that they bring. Of course, having state of the art technology protect your home/business comes at a cost, but the following reasons are just a […]
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Home Security & Community Safety

The importance of a quality security system to protect the home is something we are always promoting, not only because we feel we offer quality products and service, but our goal is to help make the world safer one home at a time. Ensuring that communities of homes and businesses are properly protected is what […]
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Preventing Accidents & Injuries at Home

The concept of home safety is multifaceted; a secure and intuitive home security system that is professionally installed is always a good place to start in terms of providing the best in safety for the family, however it isn’t the only consideration that needs to be made and executed. It’s important to have a thorough […]
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Keeping Your Home Safe While Away

It’s amazing how quickly the summer has gone by! If you’re planning to take a quick getaway with the family before school resumes, or are planning a trip for an upcoming holiday it’s important to ask yourself this question: is my home security system working the way it should be? Granted this is a question […]
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The Future of Home Security & Automation

Planning for the future is important; whether that means creating a special savings account for a rainy day or a college fund for your child, making a plan and sticking to it is always a good idea. Home security isn’t new, but its integration with smartphone technology to simplify and optimize ease of use is. […]
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Do’s and Don’ts of Effective Security

  When it comes to your home and family, being able to effectively and consistently keep everyone comfortable and protected is very important. Knowing what not to do is just as important as knowing to do. Here are some important considerations to make (straight from a police offer) regarding how to optimize safety and security […]
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Carbon Monoxide Detection & Protection

Maintaining a safe and comfortable home requires an effective multi tiered strategy that covers all of the different elements of the property. Ensuring door locks properly work and are secure, doors and windows are effective, and having an advanced and properly monitored security system (such as NEXGEN) isn’t the only thing to consider. Carbon monoxide […]
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The Transition of Home Security

Living in the modern digital era comes with many technological benefits designed to make life easier…as long as you know how to adapt to the landscape. It tends to be easier for younger individuals to quickly become comfortable with new technology, but that doesn’t mean that they are the only ones who should reap the […]
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Investing In A Smarter Home

The idea of making a home safer and smarter is something we’ve touched on many times; mainly because of how passionate we are about it, but also because it’s in line with the destination that people and technology are evolving to. The idea of investing in the devices necessary to take your home to a […]
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Home Fire Safety & Prevention

An important part of home safety is ensuring that every member of the household is educated about fire safety and prevention; security systems and alarms are great at alerting a potential issue, but knowing the best ways to prevent them in the first place is crucial. The following are some great tips to help keep […]
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Home Safety From the Inside Out

  Staying safe at home takes a combination of different things: firstly being aware of the ins and outs of the home and understanding where potential safety issues are is important. Secondly, have a professional security company assess your home and determine what the best course of action in terms of a security system and […]
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