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Assessing Today’s Alarm Industry

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Back in 1989, when I first joined the home security industry, things were a lot simpler. The technology was much more limited, and it was a lot harder for consumers to differentiate one alarm company from another. You normally ended up selecting a local provider, who took a few days to install a hard-wired system…

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Home Monitoring Systems – Someone to Watch Over You

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The heart of a home security system is not the alarm that goes off when someone breaks in. It’s the monitoring center, with its team of trained professionals, watching over you, ready to respond when you need it. The ABC’s of a Home Monitoring System A basic home security system works like this: Security sensors…

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