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Save money on insurance premiums with a home security system

Break-ins are an unfortunate reality. Instead of having to replace stolen items, or worse yet, the loss of irreplaceable treasures, investing in a home security system can help prevent such incidents. A home security system not only helps protect your home, pets, and precious belongings, but can also help save money on insurance premiums throughout […]

Protect your home before your spring break vacation

This year’s winter hasn’t resulted in much snow or cold, but many Midwesterners are still looking forward to a break from the gloomy gray skies. As you prepare to head somewhere sunnier, you may find yourself worrying about what you’re forgetting. Toothbrush? Pajamas? Swimsuit? Check, check, check. Don’t let that forgotten thing be your home […]

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). […]

Meet the Belle W medical alert system

Take peace of mind wherever you go with the new Belle W medical alert system. The latest style of this mobile medical alert system can be worn as a bracelet, or pendant. Belle W uses high-quality microphones and speakers, enabling you to speak with the monitoring center at the push of a button. These operators […]

October is Fire Safety Month

Materials in today’s homes burn faster than ever — you may have as little as two minutes from the time the smoke alarm sounds to get out of your home. While we may never expect to experience a fire in our homes, it’s important to be prepared and take necessary steps to prevent fires from […]

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 […]

Are you considering a security system?

A security system from Heartland Security is an affordable, reliable way to help keep your home, family, business, and valuables safe. When you request a free quote from Heartland Security, our local security specialists come to your home and work with you to customize a solution to meet all your needs.  Intrusion protection systems are […]

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 […]