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WHERE TO PLACE A CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTOR AND OTHER TIPS

Just like smoke alarms, carbon monoxide detectors play an important role in keeping you safe at home. Since carbon monoxide (also known as CO) is odorless and colorless, a detector is the only way to alert you in the case of a poisonous gas leak.

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Why Burglars Hate Alarm Systems

Burglars and Alarm Systems Statistics show that sixty percent of burglars will not attempt to steal from a home that has a home security alarm in place. Here are some tips from ACS Security for the best ways to utilize your home security alarm system and to keep burglars away from your property.

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Fire Safety Tips

Make Sure to Implement These Fire Safety Tips When a fire starts within your home, you have less than two minutes to find a safe escape route. Smoke can fill a house within several minutes and in less than 30 seconds a small flame can turn into a large fire.

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Hot Weather Safety Tips to Beat the Heat

When you’re outside in hot weather you must be careful.  Follow these safety tips to determine when you are in a heat emergency and what to do if you are in this situation.

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Home During a Burglary or Break-In: What Should You Do?

Arming your home with a security system is one major step in the path to protecting your home and family. Intrusions can occur at any time, while you’re on vacation, or sleeping.

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