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Tips to prevent burglaries

According to the FBI, just under 1 million burglaries took place in America during 2022. Though the occurrence of home burglaries has decreased over the past decade, it remains a real concern for many Americans. With a visible security system in place, the chance of your property being burglarized is reduced by 53 percent (security.org). […]

Protect your pets at all times with monitored sensors from Heartland Security

If you have pets, you likely consider them family. But your pets won’t know what to do in case of a fire, break-in, or other emergency while you’re not home. Heartland Security’s monitored smoke sensors automatically alert dispatchers, who will alert you and emergency services as soon as the sensors go off. Our monitoring center […]

Keep your business and employees safe and secure

It is important to protect your business and employees from potential threats. Without adequate security measures, your business risks experiencing significant financial, reputational, and physical losses. Here are some security tips to protect your business and your employees. Install a security system. Secure the physical premises of the business with door and window sensors, environmental […]

Maintain security system communications by switching to cellular communication

In 2019, the Federal Communications Commission granted telecommunications carriers permission to sunset plain old telephone service (POTS) and are no longer required carriers to offer this service to consumers. The order also releases telephone companies from having to offer discounted rates to competitors for POTS resale, increasing the cost significantly. The phase-out is due to […]

Prevent water damage with water sensors from Heartland Security

Water leaks cost homeowners and insurance companies billions of dollars every year. But you can avoid potentially costly repairs by adding a simple water sensor to your security system. Water sensors are placed on or near the floor in a place where a leak or flooding might occur, such as near a sink or near […]

Should you have a service plan?

A service plan from Heartland Security can keep your security system running and help you avoid unforeseen costs. This affordable option is a terrific value. This plan covers some or all the costs accrued during a service call including the trip charge, parts, and labor. It also means a professionally trained security technician will fix […]

Have you tested your security system recently?

Your security system is meant to protect your home or business and give you peace of mind. It is only able to do so if it is working properly. Test your security system monthly to avoid a system failure when you need it most. Use these steps to test your security system: Additional testing is […]

Business Security Systems during COVID-19

As we find ourselves in a situation previously unlike anything most of us have experienced, we’re facing times of great uncertainty. It’s hard to know what next week or next month may look like. With that in mind, Heartland Security is trying to make it easier for business owners to get security systems when they […]