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The Benefits Of Motion Sensors Security To Your Home’s Safety

The Benefits Of Motion Sensors Security To Your Home’s Safety Motion sensors are security devices which are designed to detect slightest unauthorized movement on any premises. Once a motion is detected, this device will send an electric signal to the burglar alarm to alert the homeowner and avert any potential threat. And when it comes to home security, a motion detector can be an excellent tool in layering the security of your residence to keep your family safe at all…

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The Best Security Camera System Units Of 2018

A security camera is a basic component of a smart home system. And regardless if it’s being used indoors or outdoors, its features must be appropriate for the security needs of the family. After all, 52 percent of the burglaries happen during the daytime when everyone is away. And one of the best ways of catching and identifying a thief is by using a trusty security camera… So in this entry, we are going to feature 4 of the best…

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Why You Need a Smart Thermostat

Did you know that a smart thermostat can do much more than simply adjusting the temperature of your home? In fact, if you don’t have a smart thermostat, you’re missing out on the ultimate in safety and comfort. Below are just some of the reasons why smart thermostats make such positive differences in people’s homes and lives. Accuracy and Control For starters, smart thermostats are extremely accurate, especially when they’re connected to a product such as the Alarm.com Temperature Sensor….

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Keep Your Home Safe This Summer

During the summer months in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C. metro areas, the weather grows warmer and draws people outside. Your children may be out of school, and if they are older, they may stay at home during the day while you are working. Or your families may be on vacation. If your children are home alone or you are all away on vacation, it is important for you to make certain that your home is protected from would-be intruders….

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1st Security USA is Honored with “People Love Us On Yelp” Award

Continuing our tradition for excellent customer service and high satisfaction, 1st Security USA has received the “People Love Us On Yelp” Award for 2017 from Yelp. What is the “People Love Us On Yelp” Award? This award is presented to only a fraction of businesses on Yelp. To qualify, a business must have received multiple trusted reviews that average a high satisfaction ranking among Yelp users. Yelp is an online platform where users rate a variety of local businesses – restaurants,…

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Qolsys S-Line Sensors Now Available at 1st Security USA

In our continued effort to find ways to make our customers’ homes safer and more secure, 1st Security USA now carries Qolsys S-Line Sensors!   What Are Qolsys S-Line Sensors? S-Line, which stands for “secure-line,” sensors are available on a variety of Qolsys products. They use an advanced encryption scheme between the sensor and the IQ Panel 2 to ensure that every sensor event – unlock command, motion detected, door open, etc. – is unique. With unencrypted sensors, the devices can be…

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Top 3 Reasons Your Home Needs Smart Locks

Have you ever rushed out of your house to get to work, only to realize hours later that your house keys were still inside? Or have you been on vacation and needed a family member to take care of your pets, and had to pay to have an extra key made? With smart locks, you can banish both of these scenarios from your life for good. Here are the top 3 reasons your home needs smart locks: Convenience Smart locks…

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1st Security USA Voted Top 3 Best Security Systems in Baltimore, MD

1st Security USA is proud to have been named one of the Top 3 Security Systems in Baltimore, MD by Three Best Rated. “We are honored to be chosen as one of the three best rated security companies in Baltimore,” said 1st Security USA spokesperson. “1st Security USA is committed to providing the best customer service, latest technology, and the best customer experience possible. This award is a testament to how hard we work every day while adhering strongly to…

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What Is Z-Wave Technology, and Does It Work?

Z-Wave technology sounds like a mysterious invention from a sci-fi novel, but it’s a real thing, and it’s how many security systems operate. Z-Wave (or Zwave or Z wave) has become a standard for smart home technology and security systems. It is a “mesh system” that connects devices by using low-energy radio waves (908.42 MHz in the US, if you’re curious). A central device (usually called the hub) is necessary to set up and manage your Z-Wave network, but it…

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1st Security USA Earns Esteemed 2017 Angie’s List Super Service Award

1st Security USA is excited to announce that it has earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award (SSA) as part of our commitment to our customers! It is our mission to protect every home and family as if it were our own and we accomplish this mission by pursing excellence in our customer service. “We are happy to receive Angie’s List Super Service award for 2017,” says Larry Conner, co-owner of 1st Security USA. “Our goal,…

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