Category: Alarm Equipment

Home Security 101: Carbon Monoxide Sensor Examined

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As we discussed in the recent post about wireless smoke & heat sensors, home alarm systems do a lot more than simply detect intrusion. Another very important way that residential security technology can contribute to your peace of mind is by adding an additional layer of protection, in the form of life safety. Unlike intrusion…

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Home Security 101: Garage Door Sensor

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We’ve got the basics covered for wireless home alarm sensors, but there are still some helpful devices worth talking about. One of them is the wireless garage door sensor. As with the other sensors we’ve addressed in this series, we’ll explain how the wireless garage door sensor works, and why it can be an important…

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FrontPoint Answers: The Basics of Environmental Sensors

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Notice anything different? No, we didn’t get a new haircut, but close enough – we’ve revamped our ‘Customer Questions Answered’ series! We’re now calling it ‘FrontPoint Answers’ (Customer Questions Answered doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue, does it?) and gave it a slightly new look. We like it a lot, what about you? Okay, onto…

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Home Security 101: Wireless Smoke & Heat Sensor Examined

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Home alarm systems are, as we’ve discussed, not just about intrusion detection. Another very important role that residential security technology can play in your peace of mind is to add an additional layer of protection, in the form of fire detection. Unlike intrusion direction, which is only “active” when your alarm system is armed, fire detection…

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