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What Types of Security Cameras Do I Need for My Home?

Published 02/17/2021 by General Security

When it comes to safeguarding your family, home and property from theft and vandalism, knowing your loved ones are safe and healthy is critical to peace of mind.  How can you ensure total protection when you’re away ...

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Can I Connect My Security Cameras to My Phone?

Published 01/29/2021 by General Security

As more and more consumers incorporate security cameras to protect their homes, properties and businesses, achieving 24-hour peace of mind via real-time alerts through your mobile phone is just as invaluable. 

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Keeping Elderly Loved Ones Safe During COVID-19

Published 01/19/2021 by General Security

Many people are limiting nonessential travel and contact as novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases surge throughout the United States. While this is necessary for vulnerable and elderly populations, it also raises health ...

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5 Tips to Prevent Front-Porch Package Theft

Published 12/21/2020 by General Security

With more and more shoppers purchasing holiday gifts online this year due to novel coronavirus (COVID-19) stay-at-home restrictions, this has also unfortunately led to an increase of front-porch package thefts.  ...

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General Security Acquires Access Alarm and Security Systems of Florida

Published 12/18/2020 by General Security

Plainview, N.Y. - Nov. 1, 2020 – General Security, a nationally recognized security provider specializing in the design, installation, and service of cutting-edge, state-of-the-art security systems for residential and ...

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10 Smart Holiday Safety Tips & Precautions

Published 12/09/2020 by General Security

Even though many homeowners won’t be traveling this holiday season, protecting their loved ones, homes, and properties remain top priorities.  Theft, intrusions, flooding, electrical and fire hazards, and other ...

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Can a Gas Fireplace Cause Carbon Monoxide Poisoning?

Published 11/24/2020 by General Security

Editor’s Note: This blog post was originally published in October 2018 and has been revised to reflect industry updates. Carbon monoxide poisoning can severely damage the human nervous and respiratory systems, as well ...

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What Is a Flood Sensor?

Published 11/18/2020 by General Security

Flood sensors provide your home and property with critical protection from leaks and potential flooding sustained from interior or exterior sources, via immediate alerts that can help prevent costly water damage.

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Is Your Carbon Monoxide Detector Beeping?

Published 10/29/2020 by General Security

Editor’s Note: This blog post was originally published in October 2018 and has been revised to reflect industry updates.   Installing a carbon monoxide (CO) detector in commercial and residential buildings is extremely ...

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