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Enhancing Your Home Security System in the New Year

By Wayne Wahrsager | December 22, 2021

Theft, property crimes and violence are on the upswing all over the country — and sadly, these trends are poised to continue throughout 2022. Before the next year begins, now is the time to enhance your home security. Consider these home security add-ons to fortify your castle from break-ins in the new year. 

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Staying on Top of Winter Worries

By Wayne Wahrsager | December 22, 2021

Soon, we’ll be enjoying a beautiful winter wonderland outside — but inside, your home will be at risk of all kinds of seasonal hazards. From HVAC failures and indoor floods, to burst pipes and water damage, homeowners like you need smart home technology that can help you stay on top of these winter worries and costly home emergencies. 

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Avoid a Holiday Fire Disaster at Your Business

By Wayne Wahrsager | December 22, 2021

It’s an unfortunate reality, but businesses are just as susceptible to holiday fires as homes are — especially if they use extra decorations for the season. To help protect your business from a holiday fire disaster, the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) reminds you to put these prevention tips into practice.  

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Guarding Your Holiday Shopping Packages

By Wayne Wahrsager | December 22, 2021

Hopefully, this year’s holiday season is a little more normal than last year’s. One of the ways we can enjoy it even more is by keeping our packages and deliveries safe from theft. Commercial Fire & Security can help, with home security technology that keeps your packages secure on Black Friday and beyond. 

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Thanksgiving Fire Safety at Home

By Wayne Wahrsager | November 18, 2021

Thanksgiving is the kickoff to the holiday season, and you want yours to be happy rather than hazardous. Here are some tips to help make it happen this year. 

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Long Island Business Burglary Prevention

By Wayne Wahrsager | November 15, 2021

As Long Island businesses continue to press on through COVID restrictions, they’re faced with one more formidable challenge: surviving burglary.

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Environmental Control in Cold Weather

By Wayne Wahrsager | November 9, 2021

The coldest season of the year is upon us. Winter is a time of year when our customers, both residential and business, are getting ready to adjust their indoor climates for maximum energy efficiency. It’s also a time of preparing to ward off the risks of extreme temperatures, like bursting pipes and water leaks. We can help, with environmental control products that help you control indoor climate and protect against cold weather hazards to your property. 

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Home Security Help for Halloween

By Wayne Wahrsager | October 25, 2021

For the second year in a row, kids and parents will celebrate Halloween more cautiously due to COVID. But that’s not the only public safety issue to be concerned with this Halloween. If you’re a homeowner in New York, you’ll want to do your part to keep your home and neighborhood safe from the vandalism and intrusion spikes that happen every Halloween. 

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National Fire Prevention Week in New York

By Wayne Wahrsager | October 7, 2021

Every year since 1925, the week that surrounds October 9 is observed as National Fire Prevention Week in the United States. In New York City, the FDNY, FDNY Foundation and its partners call on all New Yorkers to be #FDNYSmart by promoting fire and life safety education. 

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Monitor Your Home Security from Anywhere

By Wayne Wahrsager | October 5, 2021

Home security used to be complex, with landline telephones hardwired to alarms and even more intricate wiring if cameras were incorporated. For homeowners, monitoring those cameras themselves was next to impossible. But today, homeowners can get better home security with an alarm that connects with wireless technology. Better still, this security comes at a lower cost, and homeowners can monitor their cameras from anywhere using their own personal smartphones. 

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