Custom Alarm Blog

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

Prepare Your Home For Changing Seasons

Posted by Custom Alarm on Oct 15, 2018 8:30:00 AM

Cooler air, shorter days and pumpkin spice everything… it’s official we need to prepare for winter. Before the weather gets completely unbearable, enjoy the beautiful Minnesota fall by taking care of a few tasks around the house to protect and save all winter long.

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Tags: Home Security Tips, Home Safety Tips, Fall, winter activities, Minnesota, Rochester MN

The Three P's of Fire Safety

Posted by Custom Alarm on Oct 8, 2018 2:01:51 PM

Prepare - Prevent - Practice

October is Fire Prevention month and a great time to make sure we are prepared for the unimaginable. In the U.S. in 2017, there were a total of 357,000 home fires. To bring it close to home, in 2016 Minnesota reported a total of 4,621 residential fires with over $125 million in damage. 

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Tags: Fire Prevention, Fire Safety, Rochester MN, Olmsted County, Home Safety Tips

Back to School Tips for Home & Family

Posted by Custom Alarm on Aug 27, 2018 8:35:00 AM

School has started for some local students and others are gearing up for the big day, whether they look forward to it or not. This is an exciting and scary time for parents at any stage of kids’ lives. While you may be focusing on school supplies and new shoes, it’s important to not overlook the safety and security of your kids and home. Put security on your back to school checklist!

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Tags: Rochester MN, Olmsted County, Community, Kids Safety, Security Tips, Safety Tips, peace of mind

How to Participate in National Night Out

Posted by Custom Alarm on Jul 10, 2018 10:10:34 AM

This year marks the 35th annual National Night Out, held on Tuesday, August 7 across thousands of communities from all fifty states, including Rochester, Olmsted County and SE Minnesota. 

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Tags: National Night Out, Community, Neighborhood Watch, Rochester MN, Olmsted County, Family Activities, Custom Alarm Happenings, Events, Community News