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 »

Four Useful Security System Add ons

As well as guarding your property from burglars, alarm systems are also able to protect you and your property from fires, flood damage and carbon monoxide leaks with the correct security system add ons. At P&R Alarms, we offer a selection of security system add ons for new systems and existing hybrid and wireless security systems…. Read more »

How night setting works on your burglar alarms

Unfortunately not everyone sets their burglar alarms at night, putting themselves at risk. This can often be due to people not knowing how to use the night setting on their burglar alarm. If you’re a victim of burglar, the first thing your insurance company will do is ask for a copy of the alarm log… 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 »

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 »

Christmas Security Tips

Christmas is coming up very soon and everyone is getting into the festive mood with gifts for loved ones being bought, festive decorations being put on display and holidays getting booked! Although the festive season is a break for most, burglars are motivated more than ever with homes being filled with valuables and homes being left… 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 »

Your Dog Isn’t Your Replacement Security Alarm

While you may think a dog can putt off a burglar, you shouldn’t rely on your dog as your security system as you cannot guarantee if this will be the case! Not all dogs are guard dogs Not all dogs will be able to scare of any intruders as some may cower in the corner,… Read more »

Protect Your Property with Smoke Cloak

If you’ve ever had anything stolen, whether it’s from your home or business, you’ll understand how distressing and devastating it can be, which is why we offer Smoke Cloak to work alongside your existing alarm system for extra security. Smoke Cloak offer powerful smoke and fog generators which are able to fill a room with… Read more »