4 Benefits of Structured Cabling for Your Business

What is structured cabling? Every business needs a way to transmit information to its’ organization; whether that is over a phone system, internet or other forms. This is where structured cabling or a wired network for your business comes in. A structured cabling network is basically a single flexible cabling infrastructure that connects people’s phones, … Continued

Wireless Home Security Systems: The Pros & Cons

When you have a family, protecting them is always a priority. You want your home to care about protecting them, too. That’s where reliable home security systems and security cameras come in. They can watch and warn of any unwanted activity in your home, and notify the authorities.; but you need it to be reliable … Continued

Home Fire Preparedness 101

Fire: bright on the eyes, hot to the touch, and catastrophic to homes. Home fire preparedness is one of the most important things in keeping your family safe; the National Fire Protection Agency estimates that there are 358,300 home structure fires a year. Being prepared in the event of a fire can be the difference … Continued

How To Protect Your Home During a Power Outage

  From keeping the lights on, to keeping you cool in the summer, our homes use a ton of electricity; this electricity also helps scare potential burglars away through lights, sounds and security systems. However, with midwest storms and sweltering heat, the power is known to go out at least a few times every summer. … Continued

Summer Heat Wave: Why Break-ins Increase and What To Do About It

Temperatures are rising, grass is greening up and summer plans are starting to get underway; a standard start to summer for many. Do you know what else happens at the beginning of each summer? The chance of a break-in begins to increase. Law enforcement agencies across the country are getting the word out about the … Continued

Internet Privacy Rules Repealed: What this Means for You

Internet Privacy Laws Last month, on March 23, 2017, a set of internet privacy rules were repealed. These rules would have required consent to be given for internet service providers (ISPs) to sell your browsing data. In early 2015, the Federal Communications Commision (FCC) classified ISPs as a utility. This is much like your water, … Continued

10 Incredibly Important Security Tips You Need To Know For 2017 Part 1

Every 15 seconds, there is a burglary in the USA. By the time you have finished reading this article, a dozen more homes and businesses will have fallen victim to theft. Here are some things you can do right now to protect your home or workplace. (related: Columbia, MO Crime Rates and Your Home Security) Burglaries … Continued

Top 10 Security Resolutions for the New Year

While running around for presents and visiting friends and family, one thing that should be in the back of your mind is how to keep your loved ones safe. It may not be as glamorous as hitting the gym and working on your 12-pack (you’ll get it this year!), but setting security resolutions this new … Continued