Force 3 goes Bust – Emergency Monitoring Response Cancelled?

We know that a significant number of security conscious business and homeowners in the Midlands are looking for a new monitoring and maintenance company following the sad news that Force 3 have gone into administration.  Unfortunately this news comes during the busy summer holiday period, although there is never a good time to find out… Read more »

What does it take to get NSI Gold Standard certification?

Having NSI Gold Standard certification is something we at P&R Alarms are very proud of.  For the average home and business owner it is enough to see the stamp on our website, but we thought it important to explain exactly what NSI NACOSS Gold Standard certification means and what is involved in retaining that endorsement. … Read more »

Our top tips for improving business security

Keeping your business premises safe and secure is just as important as turning up at the office every day, perhaps more so as there wouldn’t be an office to turn up to should you be the victim of a burglary or fire.  An NSI Gold standard approved intruder alarm is a must for any commercial… Read more »

Commercial alarm monitoring – who is watching you and when?

Business owners will know that good security is paramount; no one wants to lock up for the day, go home and worry that their premises is not properly secured, or that they may arrive for work the next day to discover there has been a break-in overnight.  A good night’s sleep can be ruined by… Read more »

How can I Improve my Business Security

Every business owner worries about the security of their premises, with the threat of intruders, vandals and even theft by employees all being valid concerns.  Retail store owners especially are targeted by burglars, keen to steal cash and stock that can be easily sold on, while leisure and entertainment venues also face similar problems during… Read more »

Protect With Intolerable Sound Emitters

How Intolerable Sound Emitters Can Protect You You work hard all week – and sometimes over the weekend – to keep your business moving forward, so to lose stock or suffer property damage due to a break-in is both emotionally and financially damaging, and devastating. At P&R Alarms, we understand this, which is why we… 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 »

How Many Wires Should a Security System Have?

  Wires – one of the biggest concerns people have when buying a security system. We are often asked “How many wires will there be? “Will wires be on show?” “How do you hide wires?” No matter what kind security system you have, there will be at least one wire. Most security systems are wireless,… Read more »

Benefits of a Wireless Security System

If you’re thinking about either investing in a security system, updating your existing security system or wanting to cover an extension to your property, you should consider a wireless security system. Here are some of the benefits of choosing to have a wireless security system in your property: Faster and less intrusive installation The actual… 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 »