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What is a Home Security Zone?

Your home security system is made up of zones. Each of your home security devices makes up a zone. In older wired security systems the zone list was made up of numbers only and a zone list would correspond to each of the numbers. Unless you had your zones […]

Best DIY Security System

Home Security Alarm systems are a must in today’s society. There are 2,000,000 home burglaries reported each year in the United States alone. With 30 percent of burglaries occurring through an open or unlocked door the addition of a home security system would help immensely in these situations. If an alarm system had been in […]

Motion Sensor Area Coverage

Motion Sensors for your home security system are an integral part of your protection. It is important to have them properly installed and adjusted. Your door and window sensors are your primary perimeter protection but motion detectors provide a second line of defense. These devices will detect an intruder that has entered your home.

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DSC Alexor Alarm Review

Alexor Alarm Review

Most wireless alarm systems have incorporated the control panel, keypad and siren into one location. This makes installation very easy but it also poses a new problem. The control panel can be potentially disabled quickly by the intruder. The Alexor panel has a control panel that is located separately from the keypad. […]

Best Smoke Detector

The Best Smoke detectors are a necessity in every home. Fire statistics show that having a detector reduces the risk of dying in a fire in half. So the addition of a twenty dollar item can give you a 50% better chance of living through a fire in your home. Smoke detectors have become a […]

Battery for Alarm System

Alarm System Batteries

Today’s alarm systems depend on batteries more than ever. The home alarm system has always had a back battery for the control panel. These batteries would furnish power in case your home experienced a power loss. In this event the alarm system would still function for a time and continue to provide […]

DIY Home Security

Home Security Systems are a required part of protecting your family and possessions. With wireless security systems the installation knowledge and time required are minimal. You can install a wired system but there is a lot more expertise required and there are more tools required to do the job right.

Best DIY Security System

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GE Simon XTi Wireless Alarm System

Simon XTi Self-Contained Wireless Security System

The Simon XTi has integrated the long standing reliability of the XT security panels with the technology of a talking touch screen with two way voice. The unit is self contained making for easy installation. The unit has a color touch screen which makes operation extremely easy. The […]