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 »

How To Keep Your Windows Secure

An area that can often get overlooked when it comes to your home security is your windows.  It is important to note that some types of double glazing do offer higher levels of security, however most don’t and they don’t stop someone smashing the glass.  Even high security double glazing will not put off the most determined burglars…. Read more »

Security System Need To Cover Upstairs Windows

Many people make the mistake of thinking that upstairs rooms are safer than ground floor rooms because they feel burglars won’t bother try and climb up and break in, unfortunately this isn’t the case. A determined intruder may search your property for ladders, climb onto a flat roof or conservatory roof or stand something attached… Read more »

Read Your Security Small Print

Read the Small Print; Don’t Get Caught Out By Hire Agreements We’re increasingly hearing stories of customers being ‘held to ransom’ by their security system installers when they discover that they were only hiring their control equipment. Last month a new Domestic customer joined P&R Alarms and we were told the  previous home owners had a… 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 »