Replacing Church Keys With Electronic Access Control

Replacing a traditional Lock and Key system in a church or other place of worship with Electronic Access Control can help your religious facility manage risks. Churches operate in an environment where they are responsible for providing a safe place for Worship and Fellowship, while maintaining an open and inviting atmosphere. By electrifying certain doors and granting/denying access electronically, churches can manage their responsibility more effectively.

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Are Private Schools Statistically Safer than Public Schools?

There’s a great deal of debate when it comes to the comparison of private schools and public K-12 schools. Many families have concerns about safety at public schools - and some have bad reputations that justify those concerns.

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Commercial Security Camera Installation Project in Woodlake, VA

This video surveillance installation project helped solve a customer’s spate of vandalism woes.

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Top 10 Reasons to Install a Home Security System

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the term home security system? Burglar Protection? What about Fire Safety, Smart Home Features, etc.?

If you're thinking about installing a security system, here's what you need to know...

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How Often Should I Replace Alarm System Batteries?

The first question to ask is, does your home security system even have batteries? Some alarm systems run off battery power and some run off AC power through a wire in the wall.

However, most modern security systems use some combination of hardwire electricity and batteries. Here are a few common alarm setup scenerios :

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Review of Home Security Systems

Your home security system is only as strong as its weakest link, and that weak link could be the system components themselves,  weaknesses in the quality of the professional monitoring, or in how the system was originally installed.

If it's time to upgrade or replace your home alarm system, take the time to review the array of top security systems before making a final decision.

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How to Tell if It's Time to Install an Alarm System?

We could say, everyone in America should get a home security system, no matter who you are and where you live, and we firmly believe we’d be right. But, we also know that in reality, it’s usually some catalyst event or life change that causes people to buy an alarm system.

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Everything You Need to Know about Honeywell Alarm Systems

Honeywell has been around for more than 125 years and has employed hundreds of thousands of people over the years. Their goal, as a company, is to make the world more secure, comfortable, clean, and efficient with innovation and continuous improvement.

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Upgrade an Old Security System

Do you have an older security system in your home that you want to change, but think it will be too costly? Many elements of a security system have surprisingly long lives and if you already have a system installed, Richmond Alarm can upgrade it with a new control panel (like putting a new engine in the car).

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5 Campus Safety Tips for Women

The same boiling water that softens potatoes hardens eggs. In 2014, we’ve seen story after story about women being taken, abused, raped and murdered in Central Virginia. If these tragic things can happen in the peaceful city of Charlottesville, they can certainly happen in Lynchburg, Roanoke, Lexington or Harrisonburg. It’s time to put a stop to these crimes and provide additional tools and resources to put an end to it once and for all. Here are a few tips about staying alert and defend...

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