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Category: Commercial and Residential security

June 2, 2020

5 Effective Security Measures for Schools Closed Due to COVID-19

Close to 91,000 public and private schools have been closed throughout the nation to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. Maryland, like Virginia and Washington DC, has banned all in-person instruction for the rest of the 2019-2020 academic year, with many moving to a distance-learning format. The COVID-19 impact…

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May 20, 2020

How to Reopen Your Business Safely and Securely Post-Lockdown

The Maryland government has announced that after roughly two months of strict shutdown measures, the state will slowly begin to lift quarantine measures and reopen businesses. While many business owners who have experienced significant financial impacts during this crisis are eager and excited to resume business, the idea of reopening…

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May 15, 2020

4 Ways to Protect Your Business from Frivolous Lawsuits

Frivolous lawsuits can take a serious toll on business owners in terms of time, money, and stress. Even the most baseless claim can have very real consequences for the future of your livelihood and financial stability. Fortunately, there are many ways of protecting your business from frivolous lawsuits. Consider the…

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March 31, 2020

What Are the Chances of Someone Breaking Into Your House?

Burglaries happen every day—about 4,520, to be exact. With more than 1.6 million homes burglarized each year, it’s completely natural to worry about the odds of someone breaking into your home. Taking security measures seriously can help you avoid becoming just another home break-in statistic. The total cost of home…

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March 15, 2020

What to Do After a String of Burglaries in Your Neighborhood

According to the FBI, a property break-in occurs every 20 seconds in the U.S., and the vast majority of these burglaries take place on residential properties. No one wants to think their home is at risk for being targeted, let alone their entire neighborhood, but it can happen. You often…

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March 13, 2020

Do Urgent Care Centers Need Surveillance Cameras?

More urgent care centers have opened their doors around the country to meet the growing demand among patients. Patients often prefer urgent care centers over emergency rooms because freestanding facilities offer greater convenience, reduced wait times, and lower co-pays. But as the number of urgent care centers rises, so too…

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February 24, 2020

Does Adding Security Cameras Increase the Value of Your Home?

Home security cameras are a good investment not only because they deter crime and increase your safety, but also because they help grow the value of your property. If you are preparing to sell your house, adding a residential surveillance system is a valuable upgrade that will increase the dollar…

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February 10, 2020

What Do You Do If Your House Gets Broken Into?

Criminals are looking for easy opportunities. Visible security cameras are the best deterrent to home theft, though loud dogs, good lighting, trimmed trees, and signs – such as a blaring TV -- that someone is home are also effective at keeping burglars away. Experiencing a break-in can be nerve-wracking and…

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February 8, 2020

What Burglars Say Will Keep Them From Breaking Into Your Home

Ever wondered what goes through a burglar’s head before breaking into a home? A group of KTVB 7 investigative journalists did, too. So, they surveyed 86 criminals who were currently serving time for home burglaries. The results? Intimate details on exactly what will keep them (and other robbers) out of…

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