Insights & Resources

Stay Connected to the Latest Security News, Trends & Products 

Whether you’re shopping for a new security system for your home, commercial property, or small business, or want to learn more about the latest smart technologies and accompanying mobile apps, we’ve got you covered. 

Learn more about these and other cutting-edge technologies , new products, and industry news through our resource guides and  regularly updated blog posts. 

Security & Technology Resource Guides

From adding smart technologies and security systems to your home, commercial property, or small business, or if you're thinking of investing in glass break sensors and alarm monitoring for additional protection, learn more through our comprehensive resource guides.   


The Best Glass Break Sensors of 2022: A Definitive Guide

Learn more about our top picks, benefits, types, and best features of this critical home security component.

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Smart Homes: What to Know

This comprehensive guide outlines the many aspects of a smart home, including its evolution, characteristics, advantages, and more.

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Alarm Monitoring: What Is It & Does It Keep Your Home Safe?

Discover the features you'll receive from an monitoring plan offered through General Security.

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The Complete Guide to Commercial Security Systems

This comprehensive resource includes the many aspects of commercial security systems, such as features, benefits, costs, technology and equipment, smart integrations, and more.

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Blogs & Industry News

As security technologies change within for both home and commercial use, we're always on the cusp of what's new and groundbreaking. Learn more about the latest news and information on security cameras, video analytics, smart technologies, alarm systems, remove viewing, carbon monoxide and fire safety, and others. 


10 Smart Home Safety Tips for Spring

When readying your home for springtime, recommended best practices include general maintenance and safety, as well as a home security system with accompanying smart technologies.

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General Security Again Named Best Smart Home Automation Company on Long Island

National security provider is recognized for the fifth consecutive year as a leading provider of smart security and home automation solutions.

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Geofencing Security Systems: How Do They Work?

Geofencing security systems enable users to pre-program and remotely automate smart home devices for improved efficiencies, comfort, convenience, and safety.

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Smart Technology Benefits of Access Control Systems

When integrated with smart automation, access control technologies such as keycards, intercom systems, security cameras, and others provide 24/7 protection for employees, assets, and commercial properties.

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