When you’re looking for a home security provider, price is a huge variable. There is a wide range for both installation and monthly monitoring. And if you already have home security, one of the factors that might convince you to change providers or drop the service is the monthly cost. While price is important, it isn’t the most important part of choosing and keeping a … Continue reading Why the Best Home Security is About More Than Just “Deals”
If you have just recently had your system installed, there is a lot to remember. During your installation and orientation, you were taught many facts and features about your system, and we wanted to offer a refresher on the things you need to know. It’s always good to have an easy reference for the basics. Arming and Disarming Your System When your system is armed, … Continue reading Guardian System Basics: What You Need To Know
There’s nothing better than being able to hit the pool on a hot summer’s day. If you’re lucky enough to have your own pool or are considering adding one, considering the security of that pool is very important. Pool injuries are common for children, so constant supervision and a way to secure the area when it’s not in use is very important. Taking some precautions, … Continue reading 5 Ways To Help Secure Your Pool
One of the coolest new devices Guardian offers is the HD Video Doorbell. From seeing your packages be delivered to answering the door via smartphone, to catching a porch pirate, this layer of video security at the front door gives you so many options. We’re now offering a newly redesigned version of the HD Video Doorbell that is a better fit for many homes. With … Continue reading The HD Video Doorbell Just Got Slim
As you’re getting your lawn ready for summer, make sure that the answer to each of the following questions is not “yes”. If your yard has any of these risk factors, you should consider beefing up your security: Do you have a spare key hiding under a rock? Do you have a large amount of lawn furniture left out all summer long? Do you sometimes … Continue reading Is Your Lawn a Security Risk?
You’ve probably spent time making your home look appealing, but how often have you considered what your house looks like to a potential burglar? It’s possible that you don’t even know that your home looks like an easy target! We have some suggestions for you to address this issue. One of the most important things you can do is make sure that potential burglars don’t … Continue reading Does Your Home Look Like An Easy Target?
A new year provides many new opportunities to improve your life. If you’ve been enjoying the peace of mind a home security system can provide for a couple of years, a new year might be the perfect time to add- on to make your system smarter and more intuitive. One of the great things about Guardian’s home security and smart home options is that you … Continue reading New Year- New Technology
During the holiday season there may be areas of vulnerability in your home security. This is due to the likelihood that you have extra items in your house such as gifts and decorations and, like many families, you may spend part or all of the holiday season travelling. These combine to deliver new opportunities to potential burglars. Because these new opportunities don’t exist all year … Continue reading Boost Your Home’s Security for the Holidays
Home security techniques are very important even for kids to know! There are a couple of ways that you can make it fun for them to learn more about how to keep themselves safe at home. Having a monitored security system is a great first step, but it’s important for children to be able to understand what that system means to them and how they … Continue reading Fun Ways To Teach Your Kids About Home Security
Are you hiding your valuables in the sock drawer or freezer? If everyone knows that idea, it’s likely most burglars will also predict these spots. It turns out that some of the conventional wisdom and clichés about home security could be making you an easier target for burglars. Consider the following tips to prevent yourself from being too predictable. Instead of the sock drawer, use … Continue reading Avoid the Sock Drawer And Other Predictable Clichés