If you live in Queensland you will know that the temperature can sky rocket, especially in summer, and fires are quite common almost any time of year (sadly). That is why smoke alarms have always been a regular addition to a majority of homes across the state but, after the tragic loss of 11 lives in a Brisbane house fire in 2011, it was decided that the legislation needed to change.
Security Alarms & Camera Blog
Security is a big topic for people in many shapes and sizes, whether it be personal or professional or government based (or something else entirely). From cameras to monitoring to security guards and everything in between, different countries deal with the security of their citizens and visitors in different ways.
Under increased crime levels in the town in West Australia’s Pilbara area, The City of Karratha Council has taken a proactive step towards ensuring its residents are protected. The council has established a security subsidy scheme which provides residents with a rebate towards installing a security system in their home.
If you’ve ever installed a security system in your home, then you’ll be well versed in the benefits vs problems struggle of your old security system. Many homeowners are sworn off home security systems due to their previous frustrations such as having to reset the alarm every time the family pet enters the room.
Home automation is the next big thing in home design in the modern world. From the convenience of your phone, you can control just about anything in your house, from anywhere in the world (with an internet connection). Arm and disarm your alarm system to let the cleaner in and out. Drop the thermostat on your air conditioner to cool the house down before you arrive home from work. Turn the washing machine on, the home theatre and sound system off, or just check on the dog, home automation lets you take charge of a range of electrical appliances and systems in your home without having to be there.
Enlisting a security professional to install a top quality home alarm system is a great step
towards protecting your family and your possessions. However, there are many other ways you can help to safeguard your home, most of them are very
simple tasks you could carry out over the weekend.
Alltronic Security has been proudly servicing the greater Brisbane area for over 25 years. Our aim has always been to provide an outstanding customer experience and high quality service. Our growing reputation and client base prove to us that we are accomplishing our goal. It is due to this that we are now expanding and are happy to announce that we now provide electrical services.
This guide has been put together to help everyday Australians make their homes safer. In this guide we cover the definition and intention of what a burglar is as well as the top prevention measures available to stop them in their tracks. Having a better understanding and general knowledge about burglars can help you to prevent your home from being a future target.
Did you know that there are over 200,000 burglaries recorded every year across Australia? 40,000 of the burgled homes are broken into more than once. That means that 20% of the 200,000 homes have the potential to be broken into again. With these statistics alone it is astonishing just how many houses still do not have home security alarms or devices.