Bay Alarm Blog

Doorbell Camera Safety Considerations:
Can Video Doorbells Be Hacked?

While doorbell cameras can improve the security of your home, they can also introduce a safety risk. Video Doorbell Safety Concerns On The Rise As doorbell cameras become more pervasive, there are also an increasing number of cases in which video doorbells are being hacked into. Information is being stolen or sent overseas, fake alarms […] Read More

Home Alarm Installation:
What to Expect and How to Prepare

There are many questions people have before deciding to secure their home. Do you want a wireless home alarm system? Are you looking for monitoring? What kind? Do you want to automate your home? Do you want a mobile app? These questions and more can all be answered by your alarm company before you decide […] Read More

Top Reasons Why You Should
Have a Home Alarm System

According to the FBI, in 2017 there were roughly 1,401,840 burglaries reported in the United States with over 50% being forced entry. Despite the high number of burglaries, only about 17% of the population have a home security system. Leaving 83% without a security system and at risk for harm. There are many benefits of […] Read More

Best Practices to Secure
Your Retail Business This Holiday Season

For retail, the holidays means an increase in inventory, customers, and employees. The months of November and December typically account for about 30 to 40% of most retailers annual sales. The spike in sales, the increase of traffic, and the risk of theft and workplace injuries also see a rise in numbers. Inexperienced employees are […] Read More

Keep Your Home Safe During the Holiday Season

With the holiday season fast approaching, protecting your family and your home are a top priority. Research shows that the busiest time of the year for burglars is summer, however crime rises almost just as much during the holidays. With all of the Christmas lights, traveling, and holiday errands, a lot of people tend to […] Read More

Fire Safety for Business

Fire is one of the top risks to any small business. According to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) in 2016, there was a structure fire reported every 66 seconds with over 29% being caused by cooking equipment. Local safety codes dictate the minimum fire protection requirements for businesses to operate legally however, practicing smart […] Read More