Month: December 2016

The Importance of Home Security Systems in Tucson Arizona

If you’re planning to install a home security system in your Tucson, Arizona home, then you’re one step ahead of the security game. Having a professionally installed home security system that offers the latest in home protection technology and the most advanced smart features is so important. From protecting your family to preventing theft, you have ultimate control over your home security with a comprehensive and connected system.

Home Automation In Tucson Arizona: The Top Reasons Why It’s For You

If you are a homeowner or renter in Tucson, AZ or the surrounding areas, then adding a home automation system is a great idea. Home automation combined with wireless home security systems, security cameras and video surveillance systems can help you stay connected with your home at all times of the day – even when you’re away. Control your home security system remotely with smart mobile devices and be assured that your home and your family are always secured. Home automation features allow to control virtually every aspect of you living environment.

Home Automation In Tucson Arizona Presents A World Of Possibilities

Wireless technology has made home automation a simple, affordable solution for all Tucson AZ homeowners. Despite the prevalence of home automation, many people assume it’s only for high-tech individuals who have always dreamed of having a fully automated home. However, home automation features are applicable for all homeowners. If you’ve been on the fence about home automation, consider the advantages it has to offer for modern families.

Your Tucson Arizona Home Security System Can Save Your Life

Most people invest in home security systems to prevent burglary and vandalism. When a thief goes onto your Tucson, AZ property, there’s always a chance that he might try to harm a member of your family. In this instance, a home security system may save your life or the life of a loved one. While there is no denying the importance of this safety feature, it is far from the only safety feature modern alarm systems provide. If you’ve been on the fence about investing in a home security system, consider the following ways your home security can save your life.

Black Friday Starts Thanksgiving Night: Remember to Lock Doors and Set Alarm

With retailers opening Black Friday shopping Thanksgiving night, be smart about locking up before you get in line. Stores like Wal-Mart and Target are opening at 8 and 9 p.m. respectively, and odds are people may start lining up right after an early feast (so possibly 3 or 4 p.m.). If you and your family take part in the retail mad dash, remember to lock doors and windows, arm your alarm system, leave a few lights on and perhaps even some music playing to give the impression that you stayed in to relax by the fireplace.

5 Popular iPhone/Android Reminder Apps Just In Case You Forget

It’s the middle of August, and families across the world are getting back in the swing of things. From sun up to sun down, it’s easy to forget a small task here or there if you are too busy running more pressing, possibly more important errands. Well, if you have a smart phone, it is now easier than ever to leave yourself a reminder, find out how much longer your battery will last on its charge, and even locate your phone in the event you misplace it. What follows are several apps available for iPhone and Android smart phones that you should download now (all of them have a free version) in case you forget later.

Alarm Permit Applications and Fees: What does your City Require?

Some cities require homeowners and/or business owners to apply for an alarm permit. Typically, an application must be filled out and mailed along with an annual fee, all within a month of having the alarm installed (Note: fees and submission times vary widely by city). Luckily, most applications are available for download and print, or as online forms to submit. Unfortunately, it can be an incredible hassle to search a city’s website for such a specific document.

Burglars Caught by Surprise: Crime Prevention Stories that may Shock You

Here at Capital Connect, our highest priority is that our customers receive the absolute best products and service to ensure their home or business is protected 24/7. In most cases, a home security system is the best crime prevention and frequently all it takes to ensure the burglar is caught red-handed by fast-acting local authorities who respond to the alarm signal. But as you’ll see in the stories below, there are several ways to catch a thief.

False Alarms: Causes, Effects and Security Safety Tips

“Whoops, false alarm”. They may not seem like that big of a deal. Practically hundreds of thousands occur across the U.S. each year. But a false alarm is becoming more costly than ever, so it’s a great time to start thinking about how you can avoid unnecessary fines and, more importantly, ensure that in the event of a real emergency your family and home are protected.