Designing your access control solution

Access control systems range from the simple to the complex, being used in all sorts of companies from a small business keeping important documents securely, to banks and other financial institutions, all the way to large hospitals.  Access control solutions can be designed for just a handful of users or up to tens of thousands… Read more »

Access control solutions for business premises

Many businesses have multiple buildings on a single site, or departments with differing levels of security clearance, like hospitals and secure housing units within the same building.  Companies operating in the security or intelligence industries have a requirement to control who has access to certain rooms and areas, and educational establishments also have a need… Read more »

How can you stop PIN and key token sharing among staff?

Using another member of staff’s log in details or access key token is not encouraged in large companies but it does happen.  Usually innocuous in nature, people borrow a colleague’s details to log in to a second computer, or to open a door if they have forgotten their key token (or have lent it to… Read more »

Which Access Control System Is Right For Your Business?

The type of access control system that’s best for your business depends on your requirements, whether or not you need to restrict certain parts of your building, or whether you need an access log. We primarily install three types of access control system: electronic code pads, PC based access control, and biometric access control. Electronic… Read more »

Take Control With Security Alarm Apps

Traditionally to receive a notification of alarm activation, you would have a speech dialler connected to your telephone line which would call nominated numbers and play recorded messages, making you aware of any activity. However with mobile technology advancing, brand new services such as mobile Security Alarm Apps allows you to gain full control of… Read more »

What Happens at a P&R Alarms Site Survey?

Here at P&R Alarms we take great pride in tailoring our security systems to our customers’ exact needs, which is why we carry out a site survey instead of giving you a quote over the phone. When we arrive at a property we will carry out a risk assessment to determine the type and European… Read more »

Risk free with NSI NACOSS Gold Security

Not using an NSI NACOSS Gold security installer could result you being faced with some issues. We recently visited a property with a security system which proved that despite having a high quality system, it will need to be installed by a knowledgeable, NSI NACOSS Gold approved security installer. A non-registered company had installed a… Read more »

Our Services

At P&R Alarms limited, our services are not just limited to providing you with Alarms systems. We offer many other services to ensure the safety of your home or business is not compromised. We are able to provide you with all types of electronic security and fire systems to ensure your safety is not at… Read more »

Cold-Calling Security Companies

Don’t get caught out by cold-calling security companies. We’ve had many calls from people telling us they’ve had their alarm systems installed by a company who cold-called them which have now gone bust, leaving the customer no security and no money back. On further inspection we’ve discovered that these customers were sold the alarm system… Read more »

Only NSI NACOSS Gold Approved Security

Choosing a security company isn’t just about price. It is also about how competent the company is, who you’re letting into your property, what happens in the event of a dispute and whether they’ll be around in a years time, which is why we’re NSI NACOSS gold approved. The NSI (National Security Inspectorate) helps to… Read more »