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Types of Home Alarm Door Sensors

Home Alarm Door Sensors are an integral part on any home security system. Doors are a main entry point for burglars, so much so that they account for approximately 60%-70% of home burglaries. Since there are many different types of doors there are as many types of door sensors.

Types of Home Alarm Door Sensor […]

Additional Home Security Devices

Although I consider a home security system to be the best home security device they are not designed to prevent physical access to your home by preventing entry. They are designed to alert you to an intrusion. It is important to protect your family and there are a wide variety of devices available to keep […]

Lynx Touch Security Panel – Wireless Security Devices

Lynx Touch Security Panel

The Lynx wireless security panel uses the Honeywell 5800 series of alarm devices. Honeywell has developed a wide range of devices that will protect any area or opening. This versatile alarm panel also incorporates Zwave technology so that you can easily turn your home into a smart home. The zwave devices […]

Symptoms of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

What is Carbon Monoxide Poisoning?

Carbon monoxide is a gas that you cannot see, taste or smell. Poisoning from this gas occurs after enough inhalation of the toxic gas unfortunately most people do not know that they have been affected. Poisoning is a result of incomplete combustion of organic matter due to insufficient oxygen supply […]

2Gig Smoke Detector

2gig-smkt2 Wireless Smoke Detector

Smoke Sensors should be installed with every security system. Most people think about a fire after one has occurred. Unfortunately that is the case with a security system also. Obviously the time to think about protection from burglary and fire is before one happens. Fires killed more Americans in 2006 than […]

2Gig Glass Break Detector

2Gig Glass Break Detector

2Gig-GB1

A glass break detector is used for home or business security to monitor large panes of glass. Most large windows do not open but this makes them prime targets for thieves. Intruders can hurl a brick or rock through the window to gain access. Since these areas are not protected […]

2Gig Motion Sensor

2GIG-PIR1-345

The 2gig motion sensor offers wide angle motion protection. The sensor has a sensitivity adjustment from low to high which is easily set by opening the back of the sensor. When the adjustment is set to high sensitivity the maximum range is 30 feet deep by 50 feet wide. There is built in pet […]

Home Security Door Sensors

Security Door Contacts

Your home security system is typically comprised of a control panel, an audible device such as a siren, motion detectors and magnetic reed contacts. The perimeter of your home is the largest area that needs protection. This is where all of your doors and windows are located and this is obviously […]

2Gig Door Sensor

The 2gig door sensor is one of the smallest wireless door sensors on the market today. The model number for the door sensor is 2GIG-DW10-345. The sensor actually used for anything that opens such as a door or window. It can be used on garage doors but it is best when the sensor is used […]

Window Venting for your Home Security System

Home Security Systems are meant to keep intruders out. It can be difficult to protect yourself and also have some of the freedom that you had before adding a security system. Many times you will want the perimeter protection that a security system provides while you are at home but you would also like to […]