Business Security Frequently Asked Questions

Why do I have to pay an installation price for a basic business alarm system?

 
Some companies advertise so-called “free” security systems. That usually means the costs will catch up with you later. Bay Alarm offers a reasonable installation fee… Read More

Who actually installs my business security system?

 
We’re proud to say that our Bay Alarm technicians install your system. Each technician logs an average of 2,000 hours of training in both the… Read More

How can I test my Bay Alarm business security system?

 
We make testing easy. Just call our monitoring center at (800)470-1000. They’ll place your account in "test mode,” and then you can either send a… Read More

How can I help prevent employee theft?

 
A good start is to install surveillance cameras and other security devices that monitor your merchandise and inventory. An access-control system can also be effective… Read More

How can a Bay Alarm security system help prevent shoplifting?

 
Installing security cameras where they can be seen is a big deterrent to shoplifters. Bay Alarm also offers video-verified alarm systems, proven to be the… Read More

Does my business need video surveillance?

 
It’s a fact that businesses are four times more likely to be burglarized than houses. Small businesses are the most frequent targets. A video surveillance… Read More

Where can I get my NFPA 72 and 25 inspection forms for my fire alarm system?

 
Bay Alarm makes reports easily accessible online through our customer portal. Our dedicated, certified fire inspectors utilize tablets to test every required device. You can… Read More