Security Hardware

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Which Home Security Systems Are Worth the Money?

Your options are more varied and interconnected than ever.

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Home Security Basics for New Homeowners

Start by changing the locks.

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How Anti-Climbing Paint Protects Your Home

It makes it hard for burglars to get a grip.

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Protect Your Home from Crash and Smash Burglaries

Prevent burglars from disarming your security system.

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Steel Security Gates: 5 Advantages

Lock in the dogs and kids. Lock out potential thieves.

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How To Apply Security Laminate To Your Windows

Security laminate is ideal for windows in areas prone to storms.

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Video Door Entry System Installation

A video door entry system is a must in the modern era.

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Door Security Alarm Selection Tips

A door security alarm is a sound investment in safety.

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When to Use Elevator Bolts

Elevator bolts are basically bolts that have a square neck and a flat head with just a partial thread.

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High Security Value with a Steel Entry Door

A steel entry door is a great safety option.

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Make Your Home Unattractive to Thieves

Use these preventative tips to keep thieves out of your home.

Secure Doors and Windows with Simple Hardware

Here are some simple things you can do to increase the security of your home.

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Security Window Screens

Security window screens resemble insect screens, but are stronger to prevent forced entry.

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7 Simple Solutions for Secure Windows

Locking the doors isn't always enough to keep thieves out. Update your window security too.

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Home Security Walk-through

Ensure you have the best home security system to keep your family and your possessions safe.

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Don't Be a Victim: Defend Your Home With Security Know-How

Expert tips on home lock and security improvements.

Art from Defending Your Castle by William Gurstelle.
Home Security By the Book

Get a permit before you dig a moat

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The 5 Most Vulnerable Parts of Your House

5 areas of your home to secure.

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Complete Guide to Securing Your New Home

Don't let your house be the weakest on the block.

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Budget Home Monitoring Options

Secure your house, or keep an eye on it when you're away.

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Why You Should Consider a DIY Security System

When securing your home, no one knows how better than you.

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How to Install Wire-Free DIY Security Cameras

Compared to other systems, setting up a wire-free security camera is a simple project.

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How to Prevent Your Tiny Home on Wheels from Theft

Use good security techniques to protect your tiny house from theft.

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Home Security Options: Pros and Cons

What tools should you use to keep your property safe?

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Pros and Cons of Door Cameras

Should you consider recording your entryways?

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Cheap Options for DIY Home Security

Choose the property protection features you like most.

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Ademco Alarm Panel

Used in a variety of applications from burglar protection to fire detection, an Ademco alarm panel is the main point of control for every Ademco alarm system. The panel alone will not be adequate to effectively detect fires or sound the alarm when an intrusion occurs. Rather, several satellite components

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Ademco Alarm Battery

Both the Vista hardwired systems as well as the LYNXR wireless alarms feature an Ademco alarm battery. Vista hardwired alarms feature a 12-volt, 4- to 7-amp hour sealed lead acid battery that is fully rechargeable. LYNXR wireless systems feature a backup battery pack. In either case, an additional battery

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Ademco Burglar Alarm

Designed to alert you as well as the proper authorities in the event of a home intrusion, an Ademco burglar alarm provides peace of mind whether at night or if you are away from home for a time. Ademco alarms are available in wireless and hardwired models. LYNXR wireless units feature an easy installation,

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Ademco Security Alarm

Available in wireless as well as hardwired systems, an Ademco security alarm is an effective way to safeguard your home from intrusion. Depending on the level of protection you are looking for and the type of installation you desire, one Ademco security alarm system will suit your needs. Wireless and

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Ademco Wireless Alarm

Priced right around $200, an Ademco wireless alarm setup is a convenient method for securing your home against intrusion. With no messy installation required, a wireless system can be put in place in a day. Ademco wireless alarms feature a comprehensive control panel which doubles as a keypad, siren,

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Ademco Alarm

Offering Vista hardwired alarms in addition to LYNXR wireless setups, Ademco alarm systems are ideally suited for home or small property security. Ademco alarms each offer a variable number of zones, meaning they are equipped to monitor entry points to a structure. Since both wireless and hardwired systems

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Honeywell Security Alarm

With many different products to choose from, Honeywell security alarm setups include both hardwired and wireless systems. Each system offers a different level of control in terms of how many zones may be monitored. Hardwired security systems produced by Ademco for Honeywell feature IP compatibility,

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Honeywell Alarm Panel

One component of the full security system, a Honeywell alarm panel is an Ademco-produced device capable of controlling a variable number of monitoring stations. The control panel of a home security system is its nerve center, while the keypad is directly connected to it, providing you with full control

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Honeywell Alarm Keypad

A Honeywell alarm keypad is an Ademco-made component of a home security system. Available in several hardwired and wireless models, Honeywell alarm keypads feature menu-driven prompts, graphics and an easy-to-read screen. The keypad is the visual and programmable control module connected to the main

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Ademco Alarm System

With an Ademco alarm system, you get a complete, affordable home or small business security package that provides your property with as much protection as you require. Choose between a full line of Vista hardwired alarm systems or the LYNXR lineup of wireless alarms from Ademco. Both types equip your

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Ademco Vista Alarm

A basic yet complete Ademco Vista alarm system including everything required to secure a ho me costs an average of $300 depending on which model is chosen. With 3 basic varieties, the 10P, 15P and 20P systems, Ademco Vista alarms are hardwired home security systems that are configurable in a number

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Ademco Home Alarm

Ademco home alarm systems include both wireless and hardwired setups. Hardwired systems require a more complicated installation but are not subject to interference with signal transmissions. Wireless systems, on the other hand, are much easier to set up, but there is a danger that signals could be disrupted

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Honeywell Burglar Alarm

Manufactured by Ademco for Honeywell, the Vista 10P, 15P and 20P Honeywell burglar alarm systems are ideal for home use. Equipped to monitor as many as 40 hardwired zones when expanded, a Honeywell burglar alarm maintains top-speed, independent communication with the control panel thanks to configuration

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Honeywell Fire Alarm

Honeywell fire alarm systems such as those produced by Fire-Lite are found in large and small buildings, as well as apartments and homes. Available in conventional as well as addressable systems, Honeywell offers fire alarm systems designed to monitor anywhere from 2 to well over 600 zones depending

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Honeywell Home Alarm

To protect every area of your home and property from intrusion, a Honeywell home alarm system provides a technologically-savvy and all-encompassing solution. Depending on the Honeywell alarm system you install, the home alarm can be programmed to safeguard up to 48 total zones with both hardwired and

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Honeywell Alarm System

If you are looking for an affordable and reliable means of home security, consider a Honeywell alarm system such as the VISTA-10P, 15P or one of their LYNXR wireless security systems. Whether hardwired or cable free, Honeywell alarms give you an incredible amount of control over the system. When linked

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Honeywell Alarm

A number of Honeywell alarm systems are available for installation in homes, small businesses and other properties. Wireless and hardwired systems from Honeywell Ademco both offer a unique and convenient approach to home security. Giving you complete control of dozens of different zones, a Honeywell