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HD and IP Cameras vs Standard (analog) Cameras

So many times I am asked what the difference is between HD cameras and “high resolution” (analog) cameras, other than price, that is. The other question I get is “who would buy the ‘regular’ cameras if they do not offer positive ID of an intruder. In this blog, I will talk about the differences between […]

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HD Security Cameras

Lately, we have had a surge of new customers interested in HD (high definition) security cameras. There have been so many stories in the news about theft, assault, abuse and other horrific things; and some of it has been caught on video. Most of the time, people say, “I want security cameras, but not the […]

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Video surveillance, security cameras or CCTV? Is there a difference?

In short, no. It is funny how there are so many terms used for the same thing. There are a lot of people who think that each of the terms represent a different type of camera system. Though there are many different types, brands and configurations, they all fall into categories of video surveillance, security […]

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Be Prepared! Home Safety & Security Tips

Every once in a while, I hear a story on the news about a crime that was committed and wonder “how in the world did that happen?” With all of the technology and security available to us, how does someone get away with a bank robbery? How can a no good thief get away with […]

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Has the world gone mad?

As a homeowner, parent, neighbor and citizen, I have become ardently concerned about the safety and security of our community. Not only has my personal home been targeted by thieves, but almost everyone I know has been affected by in some way by illegal activity or the willful abuse of their property by another. I […]

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Another Crook Caught on Tape! (I mean, caught on “hard drive”)

Have you noticed that there seems to be a spike in criminal activity? Here’s is ANOTHER one of our customers who was recently burglarized. Thank goodness they have EXCELLENT video footage! What would you do if your home or business were burglarized? Rick Opitz, owner of 5 Star Storage, turned the video over to the […]

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Thieves, crooks and burglars, OH MY!

We hear stories all of the time from our customers about catching employees stealing, discovering kids are not behaving and so many other little surprises. I thought it would be a good idea to start sharing some of those with you! How about a story of 2 low life thugs stealing Christmas from a 6 […]

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Why not buy (security cameras) from Sam’s?

After receiving yet another call from a very disappointed person who bought a system from Sam’s and has had trouble with it, I thought I should share a blog I wrote about a year ago. (FYI, it could be a do-it-yourself system from ANY company) By the way, I LOVE Sam’s….. just not for this […]

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Baby boomer? Parent? Business owner?

Here are three of our 30 second radio spots. Listen, and you will understand how we can help the baby boomer, parents and business owners! Security cameras for baby boomers So many times we are faced with caring for elderly parents. How do you check in on them without driving across town? What if they […]

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