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If you're considering a wireless home alarm system, Frontpoint is a great option. Frontpoint is one of the leading wireless home security system providers in the nation. Let's take a look at Frontpoint's equipment and service and see how they stack up against other home security options
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Think of all the disputes you’ve gotten into that would have easily been solved if there was just proof—there are probably plenty like fender benders, who got to the parking spot first, who was in line first and so much more. In a perfect world, you would have surveillance available to you anytime you needed it. But, at the very least you can have it on your home. Here are some of the many crucial things you can catch on surveillance cameras in your home. Hourly employees Do you have employees that come to your house and are paid by the hour? Here are just some that might come to mind: Dog walkers. If you’re paying a dog walker to walk your dog for an hour, and he is dropping off Spotty after just a 15 minute stroll, you’re getting cheated out of money, and your dog is getting cheated out of fresh air and exercise. You can check on your archived surveillance to make sure your dog walker is doing the specified time. If you have a personal assistant… Read more

If it were up to you, you would be with your pet all of the time. But unfortunately, there are still plenty of places you can’t take your pet, and if you travel often, maybe you don’t want to put your bet through the terror of airplanes on a regular basis. Whatever your reason for leaving your pet at home, here are some reasons a home security system can make your pet more comfortable, ensure your pet’s safety, and put you at ease. Automatic light timers It’s no fun for you to move around your house with no lights on, and it’s not fun for your pet either. If you want the lights off during the day to save energy, but you or your sitter can’t get home before the sun has gone down, you can set up timed lights to go on at a certain time of day. If you don’t want to set up regularly scheduled lights, you could even just turn the lights on and off any time you want from your wireless device. Should your sitter… Read more

Even in the world of full home automation, it still feels nice when, as a homeowner, there's a sense of autonomy associated with security and protecting your most valuable assets. How you go about retrieving that control will depend on a few factors such as what home security provider you have and the size of your family. Eric has stepped in to offer more tips on how to get the most control out of your alarm system so that you're never out of the loop. Read more

Not only do sirens send alerts to your security provider to help dispatch the necessary public safety officials to your home, they also notify anyone within earshot that something’s not right. So, when your neighbors see something amiss, an effective alarm system may incite them to inform local law enforcement as to your assailant’s description or whereabouts. However, sometimes burglars are quick enough to get away after an alarm sounds. While they might not have enough time to carry away your brand new TV, they could grab some expensive jewelry or something else valuable. So, as you can see, there are pros and cons to each side. Eric wants to delve deeper into this debate and offer more plus/minuses for you to consider. Enjoy! Read more

When purchasing a home security system, you might ask yourself, “Why pay for 24/7 monitoring? I’m home most of the day. I can call the police myself if something should happen.” But even if you are home most of the day, there are plenty of instances in which you might not be aware an alarm has gone off, or might not be able to contact the authorities yourself. Here are just some of the many benefits of having 24/7 monitoring through your security provider. Passerbyers might ignore it Unfortunately false alarms are common—so common that your neighbors or people passing by might ignore it if they hear your alarm go off. Particularly if they see your car is in the driveway, they see your lights on and they hear no screams, your neighbors might assume it was a false alarm. Meanwhile you could be injured, or have your mouth covered. Your 24/7 monitoring team will never ignore your alarm, and will always contact you and send the police if they cannot verify that you are okay. The police are not… Read more