December 2023

Do I need my phone line to have a monitored alarm system – or can I get rid of it?

Do I need my phone line to have a monitored alarm system – or can I get rid of it?

As an established security company in Bakersfield, this is a question we hear a lot. That comes as no surprise; out of the more than 416,000 people residing in Bakersfield, roughly 128,007 households still have landline telephone service.* Many homeowners retain this landline service because they believe they need it for their home security system monitoring. Fortunately, that is not the case.

Traveling for the Holidays? Keep Yourself and Your Home Safe

Traveling for the Holidays? Keep Yourself and Your Home Safe

According to the PricewaterhouseCoopers annual Holiday Outlook report, nearly half of Americans (47%) plan to travel during this year’s holiday season. Whether you are driving or flying for your trip, any time you spend away from your home is time that your home is left vulnerable. For that reason, securing your home while you travel is important – and, taking steps to make sure you keep yourself and your valuables safe is critical as well. Our Bakersfield home security company has tips that can help.