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.

A front door.
How to Install a Hasp Lock

A regular hasp lock is a two piece lock set.

Exterior lights.
Different Types of Exterior Security Lighting

Exterior lights add visability.

A steel door.
High Security Value with a Steel Entry Door

A steel entry door is a great safety option.

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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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Steel Security Gates: 5 Advantages

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

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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

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Kidde Alarm

Providing both carbon monoxide and smoke and fire alarms, the Kidde alarm product lineup features a wide selection of long-lasting and reliable safety devices ideal for homes and small offices. Smoke and fire alarms are mandatory in public buildings as well as rented and leased homes. Even when not required

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GE Home Security Alarm

One of the most effective ways of protecting your family as well as your property is to install a GE home security alarm system. GE offers a variety of different home security solutions including hardwired and wireless setups. GE home security alarms are capable of monitoring a minimum of 4 zones or

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GE Security Alarm

Designed with an initial capacity of up to 8 zones and expandable to nearly 200 with some models, the benefits of a GE security alarm are self evident. Given the amount of monitoring capability, your home, business or other property will be fully protected from intrusion. With a GE wireless or hardwired

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GE Home Alarm System

With several affordable packages available, a GE home alarm system provides your residence with exceptional security. Track movement to and from your home while protecting your property from unwanted intrusion. GE home alarm systems come in both hardwired and wireless setups. Given that there are numerous

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GE Alarm System

With a GE alarm system, from the Concord and the NX-8 series to the Allegro and Simon models, securing your personal or business property is a matter of determining the number of monitoring points that are required, selecting a product that suits your needs and installing it. Many GE alarm systems are

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GE Home Alarm

The GE home alarm systems available to you include a number of different hardwired and wireless systems. In fact, many GE alarms are actually hybrid units incorporate both wireless and hardwired zones. At its most basic, a GE home alarm includes a control panel, programmable keypad, motion detector,

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GE Wireless Alarm System

A GE wireless alarm system allows you to secure the entry points to your home or business without having to bother with a messy and time-consuming installation. GE wireless alarm systems include the Concord, Allegro and Simon models. Each product offers something unique in terms of support, expansion

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GE Wireless Alarm

Make home or business security a priority with a GE wireless alarm system. You have your choice of GE Simon, Concord and Allegro wireless setups. Basic systems cost between $150 and $300. With expansion modules, detectors and sensors the price will go up, but the basic kit will get you started. Among

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GE Alarm

GE alarm systems are used residential and commercially as well as at the institutional and governmental levels. If you are shopping for a security system, it is likely for your home or small business. Meeting a wide variety of personalized needs, GE offers several security solutions that essentially

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Driveway Alarm Sensor

Used to detect the movement of vehicles in or out of a property, a driveway alarm sensor is a convenient, battery-powered, wireless fixture that helps to prevent auto theft. Driveway alarm sensors are useful for homes with long entryways, as the homeowner may wish to know when a vehicle has crossed onto

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Driveway Security Alarm

As property crime is no longer limited to the big city, more suburban and rural homeowners are considering a driveway security alarm to alert them whenever a vehicle or person crosses the threshold onto their property. Given that larger properties often have long or winding driveways, a homeowner may

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Driveway Alarm Systems

Driveway alarm systems include wireless and wired units that use infrared or metal motion detectors to notify you any time a vehicle enters or exits your driveway. These devices are incredibly handy for homeowners with long entryways who want to know when someone approaches. They also help to prevent

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Driveway Alarm

One potential component of a full-spectrum home security system is a driveway alarm, useful for instantly alerting you to the movement of a vehicle and/or person onto or off of your property. Similarly, a driveway alarm is often installed as a standalone unit for the same purpose. Most driveway alarms

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Magnetic Door Alarm

Commonly found on pool gates, cabinets containing sensitive items or various entry points, a magnetic door alarm is an inexpensive 2-piece unit that provides a level of protection against intrusion or accidental entrance into a hazardous area. Magnetic door alarms are incredibly easy to install. They

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Door Alarm Sensor

While installing a full alarm system is always an option, a more affordable alternative is to install a door alarm sensor at the entry point of your home or apartment. A door sensor is easy to install on virtually any type of door, whether it is a pool gate, liquor cabinet or home access point. An alarm

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Door Alarm System

There are several different types of door alarm system. One may be a wireless or wired component of a larger alarm system designed to signal a central command module in the event that the sensor is triggered. Alternatively, it could be an independent, battery-powered unit with a built-in siren that sounds

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Door Stop Alarm

Produced by a number of different manufacturers including General Electric, a door stop alarm is yet another alternative to a total home security system. Like a magnetic door alarm, a door stop alarm is a self-contained sensor and siren, designed to alert the occupant of a house when a monitored door

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Home Door Alarm

With numerous uses, a home door alarm is an inexpensive alternative to a whole-house, hardwired or wireless security system. Home door alarms allow you to monitor the movement of a door, whether it leads to a pool, storage shed or your home. Easy to install and equipped with a high-pitched alarm siren,