Why You Need Security Cameras in Your Home

Considering installing security cameras with your new home alarm system, but can’t decide if it’s worth it? We are here to tell you that it IS worth it. Recent developments in technology have made wireless security cameras secure, reliable, simple to install, and cheaper to own, making it an easy decision. It’s time that you… Read more »

What is Fido doing?

We love our pets and oftentimes wish we could take them everywhere we go. Unfortunately, most of us do not have the luxury of bringing our pets along with us every day. But leaving them at home has us wondering what Max and Bella are doing all day long (and if they’re up to no… Read more »

Is your safe actually safe?

When it comes to securing your belongings, the first product many consumers consider is a safe. These lockable boxes can help secure valuable items against theft and even fire. Safes can easily be purchased from the internet, office supply stores, and hypermarkets, like Walmart. Once you have purchased your safe and placed it in your… Read more »

Home Automation – Lighting

“Alexa – please turn off the lights.” Lighting is one of our favorite components of home automation. Imagine being able to adjust your lights with a couple taps of your smart-phone or by simply speaking to your Smart Speaker. Lighting in home automation helps simplify your life in ways you used to see only in… Read more »

Introduction to Home Automation

In 1999, Disney released a comedy/science fiction movie about a family who wins a computerized home of the future, making the term “smart home” a household name. It was then that many people realized technology can simplify our lives in more ways than we could ever imagine. Fast-forward to 2017, the term “home automation” is… Read more »

Is your home vacation ready?

Everyone is eager to begin to vacation, but also wants to leave with the peace of mind knowing someone is keeping an eye on things while they’re away. You can do just that when your home is monitored by Sting Alarm powered by alarm.com technology. Pack your bags and go. The alarm.com app may be… Read more »

Las Vegas New Year’s Eve Safety Recap

Although it was unusually cold in Las Vegas this New Year’s Eve, the city remained relatively quiet throughout the night’s festivities. The Las Vegas police department announced that they arrested a total of 10 people on the Strip and Downtown (8 arrests on the Strip, including one felony charge).  This was a lower number compared… Read more »

Trio of violent men indicted in home invasions & sexual assaults

A trio of men who terrorized the southwest Las Vegas valley for weeks were indicted on Wednesday, November 16.  Prosecutors said that Quincy Williams, 23, Brandon Black, 28, and Wilbert Knight, 42, were indicted in connection with the home invasions.  All 3 men have a history of violence. The men face dozens of charges, including robbery,… Read more »

Hot Spot Alert! Las Vegas home and business break-ins by zip code

Las Vegas Metro Police were called to investigate around 1,230 burglary reports in November (not including automobile break-ins), which averages out to about 41 reports a day. Metro Police Officer Laura Meltzer stated that “a burglary is defined as entering a structure with the intent to commit a crime.  It shouldn’t be confused with a… Read more »

Christmas decorations are a hot commodity for thieves this season

Christmas thieves have struck again! More Christmas decorations have been stolen and the thieves were caught in the act by home security cameras.  The incident occurred in the Silverado Ranch area and based on home video surveillance, the burglars appear to have been two women.  The Christmas crooks stole about $600 worth of decorations, including… Read more »