Shoplifting is a serious crime that is costly to businesses in Tulsa. Fortunately there are a number of strategies which will prevent this from happening. In addition to installing business security systems, Tulsa stores can cut shoplifting crimes with these tips. Keep the Store Well Lit, Clean and Well Organized Shoplifters generally avoid a store that is always clean and kept tidy, with good lighting in all areas and displays that are not too cluttered. A messy store is an obvious sign to a shoplifter that not enough attention is paid by people working there. Keep High Value Items Clearly Visible Anything with a high value and items that are most likely to be the target for shoplifters should be displayed close to the cash register or in an area of the store where they are clearly visible. Make Use of Security Devices Business security systems in Tula System can…
Any home security system will be much more effective if you make use of CCTV. Tulsa homes are made safer when security cameras record everything that takes place in the area around them, and inside when the home owner is not present. Here are five top reasons why it is important to have full surveillance from security cameras inside, in front of and behind your home. 1. Surveillance of Suspicious Activity Not only does CCTV show you suspicious activity, which might mean that your property needs some added security, it will give you full knowledge of what is happening around your home when you are out at work and during the night when you are asleep. If this provides you with actual evidence of some illegal activity, your video footage will help to identify who was involved in that crime. 2. Discourage Intruders and Prevent Burglary High-performance network security cameras…
In addition to installing effective business security systems, Tulsa business owners need to consider the landscape outside and adjacent to the workplace. The right type of landscaping will act as a deterrent to intruders and will help to prevent crime, rather than encourage it. In any area of Tulsa, there could be access to a roof and there might be blind spots that surveillance cameras do not cover because of dense shrubbery or hiding places behind trees. These are points to consider when you want to be sure of having the right landscaping, which will mean better security for your business. Guardian Plants In addition having electronic business security systems, Tulsa property can be given additional protection by planting thorny and spiky plants. Any wall, tree or fence that could easily be climbed will be inaccessible when surrounded by dense and dangerous guardian plants. It is not difficult to find…
It is not difficult to get full security protection for a home in Oklahoma City, even when you have a limited budget. When you are looking for an affordable home security system, make sure that you pick one with wireless alarm monitoring in OKC. Then you can keep the whole system within budget by deciding on how many low cost additional options you want included, such as extra sensors, cameras, smoke detection, fire protection and GSM cellular radio signals. Basic Home Security with Alarm Monitoring Home security companies in OKC provide a range of packages to fit all household budgets and it is important to choose one with wireless alarm monitoring. OKC homes without wireless home security are not fully protected because even a noisy alarm will not deter intruders when they know there is no-one at home or nearby to inform the police that something has triggered an alarm.…
Thursday December 31, 2015

Fireproof your Home this Winter

Fireproofing your home this winter is critical when it comes to protecting your home, your belongings and your family. With the cold weather, it’s more common to light fires and use oil heaters at this time of year. The festive season calls for lighting candles to set the mood. And there’s no doubt that the amount of cooking that takes place in the kitchen increases dramatically. These are all elements of the holidays that we all enjoy and can continue to enjoy with a few simple safety precautions to help you fireproof your home this winter. Installing a fire alarm in Tulsa homes, having some basic fire fighting equipment available and ensuring that everyone is aware of what to do in an emergency will all help. When it comes to keeping your home safe from fire this winter, follow our advice and ensure the safety of your family, your home…
It might be “the season to be jolly” but it can also be quite a stressful time of year. It’s cold outside, there’s so much shopping to do, it’s busy everywhere, you have to catch up with family and friends and attend numerous holiday parties. Worrying about opportunistic thieves taking the chance to break into your home when you’re out and about is the last thing you need to stress about! Now with smart home security systems in OKC, that can be one less thing on your mind during the holiday season. Learn about some of the benefits of smart home security that will help make your holidays less stressful. Smart Home Security Helps you Stay safe Unfortunately, because the holidays are a stressful time financially and emotionally, crime often increases around this time. If you use smart home security systems in OKC you can keep your home safe and…
Wednesday December 23, 2015

Tips for a Safe Home this Holiday Season

The holiday season is a time for celebration, joy and spending time with loved ones. Throughout the holiday season you will want to keep your home protected against fire, burglary and injury. You don’t want to gave to deal with any of these issues in what should be a happy time of the year. The good news is that you can take some simple steps to help keep your home safe this holiday season. Safe guard against fire and pay close attention to your security systems in Tulsa this holiday season and avoid any unnecessary hassles. Too many chefs   When the whole family is over to visit, it’s understandable that people are going to want to pitch in and help out in the kitchen. After all, the kitchen is often the epicenter of activity during the holidays. However, when it comes to protecting your home against fire, keeping the…
The holidays have arrived, that means it’s time for festivities, office parties and a jolly good time. Everyone wants to get into the holiday spirit by making things festive with lights and decorations, but while spreading holiday cheer, you need to keep office safety in mind. If your office has alarm monitoring in OKC you don’t need to worry about intruders when everyone’s out of the office over the holidays, but how do you keep safety in mind when everyone’s in the office? The following tips should help you maintain a safe workplace while enjoying the holiday cheer. Decorate with Safety in Mind Before decorating it’s a good idea to do a quick safety inspection of smoke detectors, fire extinguishers and alarms. You could also have your fire alarm monitoring OKC service provider do a quick routine check to make sure everything’s in working order. Be sure to check old…
The New Year is the perfect time to get rid of bad old habits and start fresh. From losing weight, to quitting smoking, eating healthier and being a better person, the list of new years resolutions is endless. This New Year why not make a resolution to help keep you, your home and most importantly, you family safe. After all, your home is where your family exists, it’s where they sleep, where their most prized possessions are and where you have made your memories. Make a few key changes in your home and increase the level of security. There are a lot of things you can do from locking windows to availing of burglar alarm monitoring in OKC to installing security lights. Here are some ideas to consider to further protect your home this New Year. 1. Easy target Despite what you might have seen on TV, the majority of…
With the holiday season upon us, the celebrations will no doubt be starting soon. Going out to restaurants and bars is great but nothing compares to a good old-fashioned family party at home. If you are hosting a family party this year, be sure to make sure it is a safe one with our tips below. 1. Reduce risk of fire   Lights, candles ad trees all play a major role in the festive season, however they all create fire risks too. Check over any electrical cables you are using and replace anything that looks frayed or worn. Make sure you extinguish and candles before leaving your home and don’t put them in areas where they can easily be knocked over, especially if you have indoor pets. The last thing you want is to get a call from your alarm monitoring OKC Company to say your house has caught fire!…