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How to Choose a Home Security System

October 16, 2021 10:18 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Installing a home security system can be the difference between falling victim to a crime and having peace of mind knowing that you and your family are always protected—but it’s important to note that not all systems are created equal. The system that works for your house might not be the best option for your neighbor. We know that choosing a security system isn’t always easy, which is why we put together this helpful guide to help you determine the best system for you and your family. Professional vs DIY installation The first thing to consider is whether you want...
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When to Dial 911 vs 242-COPS

October 1, 2021 10:18 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Your first thought when there’s an emergency might be to pick up the phone and call 911—but what constitutes an emergency for you might not be considered an emergency for the police department or fire department. Some calls require a call to 911, while others should be handled by dialing 242-COPS. This post from your security guard service will cover the difference between those two types of calls. Dialing 911 Call 911 when someone’s life or property is in danger or if you just witnessed a crime. Examples of this would be an accident with injuries, a person carrying a...
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Finding the Right Home Alarm Company

September 10, 2021 2:57 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

With so many home alarm security system companies out there, finding the right one for your needs can seem jarring, but it’s important to work with a company that understands your needs and only offers top-quality products. While you could go with a recommendation from a friend or family member, it’s always best to do your own research. Consider contacting companies directly and asking them some questions. Read on for great questions to ask any home alarm company you’re considering. How much experience do you have? It’s always good to know how long the company has been providing their products...
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Requirements for Becoming a Security Guard in New Mexico

August 27, 2021 2:57 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re a New Mexico resident interested in working for a security guard agency, it’s important to learn all of the requirements. These requirements include the basics, like a clean criminal record, as well as additional training. There are three different levels of security guard registration—Levels 1, 2 and 3—each with their own requirements. Read on if you’re ready to start your career as a professional security guard in New Mexico. The basics In New Mexico, licensing and registration are required for all unarmed security guards. To obtain this licensing and registration, individuals must: Be an individual of good morals...
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Choosing Security on Demand

August 13, 2021 1:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Security is essential for businesses of all kinds, but many business owners are unsure about how to manage their security needs effectively. Thankfully, there are lots of great solutions for business security that can give business owners much better peace of mind and provide comprehensive security coverage at all times of the day and night. Advance On-Site Protection Security offers Security on Demand—an affordable option for business owners who want 24-hour protection for their facilities. What is Security on Demand? Security on Demand is a service we developed specifically for businesses that can’t afford—or don’t need—a full-service, on-site security plan....
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