FEMAC Security Solutions Blog

August 06, 2018

The Best Reason to Add Security Cameras to Your Business or Upgrade Your System Now!

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# General Security Tips
# Home Security Tips
If the quality of the video is poor in your Video Surveillance system or it’s more than 4 or 5 years old there are several...
October 09, 2017

Silly Burglar of the Month - October 2017

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This video is an example of not-so-savvy alleged burglars for your entertainment. The video surveillance system shown was not installed by FEMAC Security Solutions. Get...
October 09, 2017

Our Best Home Security Camera Placement Tips

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With a property crime happening about every 3.5 seconds, home security and video surveillance top the list of homeowner needs. At a cursory glance, video...
July 19, 2017

Why You Need a Professional Company to Monitor Your Security Systems

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# Home Security Tips
Some business owners are reluctant to hire a professional monitoring company after installing a new security system. While foregoing these services might save you some...
July 18, 2017

The Importance of Safe Gun Storage (and How to Do It)

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# General Security Tips
One of the biggest parts of being a responsible gun owner is implementing safe storage practices. The vast majority of at-home gun accidents take place...
July 18, 2017

How Many Cameras Does My Home Need?

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When setting up a home security system, one common question many people ask themselves is “how many security cameras does my home really need?” While...
July 17, 2017

Three Sets of Numbers Not to Use for Your Pin

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# General Security Tips
Many security systems require you to set up a four-digit pin number as your access code. Some systems will generate a pin for you, but...
July 12, 2017

One Simple Trick for Storing a Secure Online Password

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Are you having a hard time remembering your online passwords? It seems like you need a password for everything, from online banking to leaving a...
June 17, 2017

Protecting your Home While on Vacation

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# General Security Tips
Vacations are times of fun and relaxation, not of stress. Unfortunately, if you’re concerned about burglary or home vandalism while you’re on the road, it...
June 14, 2017

Security for your Storage Building

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From furniture sets to large family heirlooms, your storage building holds those items that you just aren’t quite ready to give up. Since they aren’t...
June 13, 2017

Video Surveillance - Why Businesses Need It

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Many small business owners choose to forego a video surveillance system, as they feel that the benefits they will receive from it may not justify...
June 03, 2017

Security Tips for Apartments

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# General Security Tips
Living in an apartment is different from living in a house, because you have lots of neighbors around you in a small space. Since it’s...
May 29, 2017

Preventing Vandalism at your Business

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Whether you own a small shop or a large company, you’re probably concerned about the possibility of vandalism on your property. Vandals cause all sorts...
May 22, 2017

3 Points of Entry your Business Needs to Protect that may Surprise you

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Businesses owners are very aware of security threats to their inventory and physical building. Of course you don’t just let people walk through your front...
May 18, 2017

How To Determine Your Small Business’ Security Needs

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Your property’s integrity is not something to be taken lightly. Often, the physical presence of employees is not enough to stop a crime or catch...
May 12, 2017

3 Safety Tips Small Businesses Owners Need to Know

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Owning a small business is truly a full-time job. Between supervising your staff members, keeping your clients happy, and making sure all your invoices get...
May 09, 2017

How to Keep an Empty Property Secure

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# General Security Tips
If you own a property that’s currently unoccupied, you may be concerned about how to keep it safe in your absence. This is an understandable...
May 02, 2017

3 Ways Your Security System Mobile App Helps Keep Your Property Safe

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If you’ve recently been thinking about a security system upgrade, and doing your research into the new models on the market today, you have probably...
April 28, 2017

Security Awareness - What is it and How it Can Help Your Business

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What is it: By definition, security awareness is the knowledge and attitude members of an organization possess regarding the protection of the physical, and especially...
April 22, 2017

You Need More Than a Lock and Key to Keep Your Business Safe

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When you want to keep something safe, what do you do? Did you say “lock it up”? While that’s a pretty good answer, a traditional...
April 18, 2017

3 Security Tips to Keep your Property Safe This Winter

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Did you know that burglary rates actually climb this time of year? While it doesn’t snow in this part of Georgia, it does stay darker...
April 12, 2017

Thinking Beyond Cyber Security - What Physical Safety Features You Need in Place

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As a business owner, you probably hear a lot about cyber security. Your computers, network, servers, and mobile devices used everyday are liable to be...
April 07, 2017

Tips for Staying Safe on Your Next Vacation

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# General Security Tips
Vacations are our time to relax and unwind– so the last thing you want is to come home and find that your business has been...
April 03, 2017

The Importance of a Relationship with a Local Security Company

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# General Security Tips
Some of the big-name security companies want to sell you a product and then leave you to figure out the details on your own. With...
March 29, 2017

Creating Security Guidelines for Your Employees

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As an employer, you have an obligation to do your part in keeping your employees safe while they’re on the job. You can do that...
March 25, 2017

Why Home Automation Should be a Security Priority

# Home Security Tips
When making a list of the essential security needs of your home, automation is almost never towards the top. Video is often number one or...
March 21, 2017

Securing an Office - 3 Tips for Keeping Your Workspace Safe

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How safe is your office? If you’re like most small business owners or office managers, you may not give it much thought. Your day-to-day tasks...
March 15, 2017

Security Checklist - Moving into Your New House

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# General Security Tips
Moving into a new home is an exciting time in anyone’s life. However, it can be quite scary as well. In order to make sure...
March 11, 2017

Cooking Safety Tips for Your Home

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Many home accidents occur in the kitchen. It’s understandable, with all of the sharp utensils and hot stovetops. Fires are also a more rare, but...
March 04, 2017

Electrical Safety for Your Home

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Most home fires are started by an electrical cord or an appliance. Frayed cords, poorly placed objects, and overworked outlets all create a hazard. Fortunately,...
February 25, 2017

Tips for Home Fire Drills

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Many homeowners don’t have a specific plan for what they’d do in the event of a fire. A failure to prepare for emergencies can cause...
February 22, 2017

6 Signs it’s Time for a Security System Upgrade

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You buy a new phone every few years when great new features are released, you make sure your television gets better and clearer, you even...
February 19, 2017

4 things your Security System can do Other Than to Just Deter Burglars

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# Business Security Tips
Technology is making leaps and bounds in the alarm system industry. Everyone knows a top-of-the-line security system can stop home break-ins but that is only...
February 15, 2017

Automating Aspects of your Business - 4 Things to do in 2017

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With the new year comes the perfect time to evaluate your business’s processes and aim to streamline them. Whatever your industry, there’s a good chance...
February 10, 2017

4 Important Features to Look For in a Security System for your Home or Business

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# General Security Tips
A security system, whether it be commercial or for personal use, is an incredibly important investment opportunity. And investing in a security system that doesn’t...
February 02, 2017

Keeping Your Business Safe After Hours

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Even the most diligent workers have to go home sometime, and none of us can be in two places at once. Your business is far...
January 30, 2017

Secure Your Home for the Spring

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Now that the holidays are over, many people feel like the most dangerous time of the year for home break-ins is over, and they can...
January 26, 2017

Emergency Lockdown - What You Need to Know

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# General Security Tips
An emergency lockdown occurs when a business, a school, or other public place is facing an imminent security threat and needs to be put on...
January 20, 2017

Z-Wave - What it is and what you need to know

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You may have heard the phrase “Z- Wave” lately in passing from those in the home and business security industry. If you’re just beginning to...
January 12, 2017

Benefits of HD Surveillance Cameras for Your Business

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Surveillance cameras are an essential security investment for your business, and when the value of that investment is defined by the clarity of the recording,...
January 05, 2017

When to Replace Your Security System

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You don’t have the options you need. Many years ago, alarm systems were pretty standard, and there wasn’t a lot of variation from one to...
December 22, 2016

3 Expert Tips for Keeping Valuables Safe

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Whether it’s your home or office, chances are you keep a lot of valuable items and information close at hand. ID documents, bank statements, and...