Don’t Lose Your Peace of Mind! – Remodel Considerations

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When dealing with your property little investment can provide large peace of mind! Don’t fall victim to property loss caused by burglaries!

 No matter if your property is located in an expensive neighborhood or not, or how many tenants you have, security is likely always on your mind. In the United States there was an estimated 4.7 billion dollars in property lost due to burglaries in 2012. To ensure your building’s security is top of the line, consider (more…)

The Importance of a Monitored Smoke Detector

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If you own a smoke detector, you obviously realize how important they can be in helping prevent loss of life and property. But, it is important to understand the difference between battery-operated smoke detectors purchased from home improvement stores, and a smoke detector installed by an authorized dealer. The battery operated smoke detectors that you buy in the store are “stand alone” and not connected to other smoke detectors or warning devices. Should a fire break out while no one is at home, it would take (more…)

Smartphone Security

Do you ever wonder what we did before smart phones? We used to have a land-line phone, digital camera, GPS, and a million other gadgets…now they are all apps on your Smartphone!

PVS is now offering a new Smartphone App with thermostat, lighting, door locks, and camera control. You can see the kids get home from school, or open the house for a service or repair person from anywhere you can use your Smartphone. You can have true peace of mind thanks to your PVS monitored alarm service.

The mobile app gives you the control you should expect. Check in on your property while at work or on vacation, arm or disarm the system remotely from the office, get activity history, turn the lights on or off, adjust the thermostat, view live video and send commands to your security system right from the palm of your hand. (more…)