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Tips for Safe and Spook-Free Halloween

Posted by Custom Alarm on Oct 28, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Halloween is only a couple days away and for kids this is an exciting time full of treats, ghoulish games, cute costumes, glowing Jack O’ Lanterns and spookiness! For parents, all the fun and excitement can come with many safety concerns for your loved ones whether it be while you or your kids are out and about or at your home. Be sure to talk to your kids about safety and prepare your home or business from the true goblins hiding behind all the ghostly fun!

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Tags: Home Security, Halloween Safety, Kids Safety, Community, Rochester MN, Olmsted County

Summer Safety

Posted by Custom Alarm on Jun 26, 2019 3:10:00 PM

It’s officially summer, even though we haven’t had much for warm weather yet… we are warming up fast!

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Tags: Family Activities, Home Security, Home Security Rochester, Home Automation, Summer Safety, Fireworks safety, Water Safety, Grilling Safety

Spring Cleaning Home Safety

Posted by Custom Alarm on Mar 20, 2019 3:08:00 PM

It's officially Spring!!

The days are longer, the snow is melting and the temperature is warming (hopefully to stay). It gives you this boost of energy to open the windows, air out the house and start cleaning! All great things to do in the spring time, but here are some things you might not think of when you’re busy sweeping, dusting and rearranging.

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Tags: Home Security, Home Security Rochester, Safety and Security Tips, Spring Cleaning, Spring Home Safety

Custom Alarm Celebrates 50 Years of Business in 2018

Posted by Custom Alarm on Dec 27, 2018 10:42:31 AM

Custom Alarm closes out 2018, a year of celebrating 50 years in business in Rochester and surrounding communities.

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Tags: Home Security, Security, Community, Rochester MN, Olmsted County, 50th Anniversary, 50 Years of Business, Commercial Security

Enjoy a Trick Free Halloween

Posted by Custom Alarm on Oct 22, 2018 9:15:00 AM

Halloween is right around the corner and for kids this is an exciting time full of treats, ghoulish games, cute costumes, glowing Jack O’ Lanterns and spookiness! For parents, all the fun and excitement can come with many safety concerns for your loved ones whether it be while you or your kids are out and about or at your home. Be sure to talk to your kids about safety and prepare your home or business from the true goblins hiding behind all the ghostly fun!

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Tags: Home Security, Halloween Safety, Kids Safety, Community, Rochester MN, Olmsted County

Home Invasions...Don't be the Next Target.

Posted by Marketing on Feb 12, 2018 3:11:49 PM

Steps to protect your valuables.

A burglary occurs approximately every 20 seconds in the United States. That adds up to almost 180 per hour and 4,320 a day. According to the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting, in 2016 burglaries of residential properties accounted for 69.5 percent of all burglary offenses. These are alarming statistics and something you don’t want to spend time worrying about.

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Tags: Burglary, Home Security, peace of mind, Safety and Security Tips, Protecting valuables, security system, Home Invasion, Uncategorized

Security… A New Year's Resolution You Can Keep!

Posted by Marketing on Dec 28, 2017 8:14:41 AM

The new year is upon us and it’s that time where we make New Year’s Resolutions to live by but end up failing a week or a month later. Well, fail no longer! We have an idea you can and should stick with… home and/or business security!

Are you a homeowner or a business owner or maybe both? Are you protecting those assets from the unwanted mishaps? No worries, 2018 is the year for you and here’s how you can meet your 2018 resolution goal…

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Tags: Home Security, Safety and Security Tips, Security, Holiday, Business Security, New Year Resolution, Uncategorized

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

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, Home Security, Packages, Safety and Security Tips, Fire Safety, Holiday, Holiday Home Security, Home Automation, Uncategorized

Holiday Shopping Online? Enjoy Worry-Free Home Deliveries!

Posted by Marketing on Nov 7, 2017 9:30:04 AM

If you are like me, you’ve already started your holiday shopping or at least created a list of what to buy. (Cue the holiday music) If you haven’t, that’s ok, like others you may be the last-minute shoppers. Either way, if you are shopping online this holiday season you will be receiving plenty of deliveries at your front door.

Are you always home for those deliveries or able to get to the door? No worries, here’s one thing you’ll want on your Christmas list, the Skybell Video Doorbell!

You may be thinking, “What’s that and why is it on my list?”

Custom Alarm uses Skybell doorbell technology to keep you and your family safe! Skybell’s unique technology allows you to see, hear and speak to any visitor at your door.

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Tags: Family Activities, Home Security, Safety and Security Tips, Security, Holiday Shopping, Uncategorized

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