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What’s Easier to Break Through, a Concrete Wall or a Medeco High Security Lock?

Published March 16, 2023

Two guys get into a discussion about which is easier to break through… A concrete wall or a Medeco high security lock… THE ANSWER IS…. This shows why Medeco just received top billing in Consumer Reports’ Best and Worst  Door Locks article.  High security Medeco lock security features include:  *Protection from unwanted key duplication. *Protection […]

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FIRE SPRINKLER SUPPRESSION SUPERVISION SYSTEMS AND CAUTIONS THAT NEED TO BE TAKEN

Published December 22, 2022

As temperatures drop due to the oncoming of winter, if you have a commercial Fire Sprinkler Suppression system, PLEASE ensure that all your staff is aware of the following: *If the system is a WET system and you are contacted regarding a ‘low temperature supervisory or trouble condition” there needs to be an IMMEDIATE RESPONSE! […]

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ISSUES USING “RING” OR “NEST” TYPE OF VIDEO SYSTEM THAT UTILIZE WI-FI IN ORDER TO OPERATE

Published December 12, 2022

If you Google “Video systems defeat” you will find several issues with the types of video systems that utilize WI-FI in order to function. There are several complaints where an intruder is seen approaching the home or business with ‘a device’ in their hand and then the WI-FI system shuts down. Thieves are now utilizing […]

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Have a security system, but don’t love your alarm company?

Published October 4, 2022

We at Jade Alarm pride ourselves in having raving customers! (Just look at our reviews!) The MOST important part of your alarm or security system is the alarm company that services and monitors your system. You need a reputable, responsive company to be there when you need them the most. You need reliable equipment, both […]

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The IMPORTANCE of alarm permits and REDUCING false alarms

Published August 9, 2022

The purpose of having a security alarm at your home or business is to ensure you AND the local authorities are alerted when there is an intruder, so they can respond. Did you know that authorities may NOT respond to your home or business if you do not have a VALID alarm permit? Many cities […]

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