Equipment Reviews

Beware: Burglars Prowl University Campus

Hillary Johnston | May 4, 2016 | Equipment Reviews

Recently, there have been dorm break-ins at University of California, Los Angeles. Two break-ins have occurred in five days, and in both cases the intruder gained access to dorm rooms through open windows. The police…

What is a Smart Home?

Hillary Johnston | Jun 19, 2013 | Equipment Reviews

A smart home is something straight out of the future, bringing to mind depictions from popular TV shows, such as The Jetsons. Technology features on such shows once seem far-fetched but now seem inevitable. Current…

Security System Helps Rescue a 16-Year-Old Girl

Elli Bishop | Jul 29, 2014 | Equipment Reviews

Today’s video reminds us of how valuable a home security system can be, not only for a home’s residents, but also for the surrounding community. Watch as a 16-year-old girl in Dublin, California escapes from…

iPhone App Features Spy-like Technology

Hillary Johnston | Oct 9, 2013 | Equipment Reviews

With the growing popularity of iPhones among smartphones, there are many devices that have been launched to enhance the abilities of iPhones. The latest and greatest of these devices is called Stratus, which is a…

The Best Home Security Equipment

Hillary Johnston | Jan 20, 2017 | Equipment Reviews, SafeWise Recommends

Researching security equipment can be daunting. Different security companies use different security equipment, and many companies get their equipment from more than one manufacturer, so it becomes a bit muddled. The features, design, and the…

Guard-A-Kid is a Parent`s Best Friend

Elli Bishop | Jan 21, 2016 | Equipment Reviews

If you haven`t developed your own family emergency plan for when a child or loved one goes missing, Guard-A-Kid has extremely helpful state-of-the-art software and technologies to help organize your family`s personal information, medical records,…

The Benefits of DIY Home Security Installation

Hillary Johnston | May 20, 2013 | Equipment Reviews

When trying to decide which security system company to go with, one of the basic things you must decide is whether you’d prefer professional installation or do-it-yourself installation. One of the main benefits of DIY…

“20/20” Lets Us Into the Mind of a Burglar

Hillary Johnston | Oct 8, 2013 | Equipment Reviews

Chris Patterson, an ex- thief and burglar, recently gave 20/20’s Deborah Roberts, along with the entire nation, a great deal of insight into the mind of a burglar in the May 3rd airing of ABC’s…

Criteria for a Good Security System

Hillary Johnston | May 17, 2013 | Equipment Reviews

These days, security systems are about as different as hairstyles. Everyone needs something slightly different in a security system, but there are a few staple things you should consider. Hopefully this list of criteria will…

What You Don’t Want in a Security System

Hillary Johnston | Mar 24, 2014 | Equipment Reviews

These days, security systems come in all shapes, sizes, and types, and one size does not fit all. You’ve got options, and you can find a security system based on your family’s specific needs. A…