Custom Alarm Blog

Free Yourself From Hiding the Spare Key

Posted by Custom Alarm on Sep 18, 2018 9:45:00 AM

You may enjoy the sense of relief knowing that if you lose your house key or you need someone to stop by the house while you’re not there, you can rely on your trusty spare key. Well that sense of relief should be a sense of fear, fear that someone unwanted may find that key and walk right in.

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Tags: Security Tips, Safety Tips, peace of mind, Home Security Tips, Home Invasion, family, Burglary, Home Automation

Summertime & Holiday Safety

Posted by Custom Alarm on Jun 27, 2018 9:23:00 AM

There are many things about summertime that give you a burst of energy, after all with the long Minnesota winter, you have to take advantage of every bit of summertime. The grilling, lake time, bonfires, fireworks, camping, traveling and family fun are just a few of the benefits of summertime.

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Tags: Fire Safety, Family Activities, family, Holiday, Home Automation, Home Safety Tips, Minnesota, Pets, Safety and Security Tips, Safety Tips, Summer Safety

CAUTION: Door Knocker Season is Here

Posted by Custom Alarm on May 21, 2018 9:30:00 AM

Each summer, out of town alarm companies send out people to communities across the country to go door-to-door and persuade homeowners into purchasing a new alarm system. These people, while appearing friendly, have been found to use deceptive sales tactics and often misrepresent themselves and the companies they work for.

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Tags: Security Tips, Security, Safety Tips, Safety and Security Tips, peace of mind, Home Security Tips, Home Security Rochester, Home Safety Tips, Home Security Systems, Home Automation

Total Connect... Control your Home or Business in the Palm of your Hand.

Posted by Marketing on Dec 14, 2017 8:47:32 AM

Are you currently a Total Connect user? Have you noticed the recent updates? Total Connect is what allows customers to control their home and business security solutions through any mobile, tablet, or PC device with internet access. Custom Alarm Total Connect is a secure application which allows our valued customers the ability to arm/disarm, receive notifications, view cameras, control automation devices and many more aspects.

What are the Updates you ask?

The most noticeable update users see when using Total Connect is the new look. This new design features a simple layout and color scheme throughout. The menu structure and icons are more visually appealing for each of the features.

All Total Connect customers should have access to the update via www.totalconnect2.com or by downloading the new app in the app store on your mobile device. If you are having issues, please call Custom Alarm to help guide you through the update at 507.288.5522.

 

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Tags: Home Automation, Home Security, Interactive, Total Connect, Uncategorized, Video Surveillance

HO, HO, HOme Safety & Security for the Holidays

Posted by Marketing on Nov 28, 2017 4:30:17 PM

It’s the most wonderful time of the year full of holiday cheer and Christmas miracles; it all seems so magical, that’s what the cheesy holiday movies portray, right? But are you prepared for the unwanted visitors and mishaps? The holidays are one of the most likely times for a home break-in. Don’t let the unwanted happen to you, instead enjoy each moment worry-free by following a few security tips.

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Tags: family, Family Activities, Fire Safety, Holiday, Holiday Home Security, Home Automation, Home Security, Packages, Safety and Security Tips, Uncategorized