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Insights into Home Security from Richard Mates

Richard Mates, president of Knight Security and a former police officer wants to answer your questions about home security.

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Previous ‘Safe At Home’ Answers:

Patrol Service to Protect Your Home

Richard Mates from Knight Security discusses additional security measures, such as patrol service. Learn how patrol service can help keep your home safe.

Do Video Cameras Protect Your Home?

When it comes to home security, you not only want to ensure that your home is safe but also your family. Richard Mates from Knight Security discuss the effectiveness of video cameras when it comes to home security. Tune in to learn more!

What to Know Before a Break In

There’s certain things that a burglar goes after during a break in. Do you know what they are? Richard Mates from Knight Security discusses where a burglar hits in your home and what they look for.

What to Know Before a Break In

The idea of someone breaking into your home is terrifying, but having that happen and not having a plan is even worse. Richard Mates from Knight Security discusses the importance of having a plan with your family. Tune in to learn more!

How Emergency Panic Buttons Can Help You

Richard Mates from Knight Security discusses emergency panic buttons and the benefits of them at this week’s Safe at Home. Learn how to use them and how they can help you.

Who’s At Risk for a Burglary?

Did you know there’s a spike in burglaries during the summer? Richard Mates from Knight Security discusses the risk for a burglary for your home and how to stay safe.

When to Arm Your Security System

Your security system is in your home to protect you and your family so it should always be armed. Richard Mates from Knight Security discusses when and why you should use your security system. Learn how you can receive peace of mind from your security system today.

How to Use Your Home Security System in a Busy Home

Every home should have a home security system, but in a busy home it can be hard to know when to use. When children or pets are alone in the home, the alarm should still be used. Richard Mates from Knight Security is here to put you at ease and show you how simple a home security system is.

What To Do When Your Alarm is Triggered

Having your alarm go off unexpectedly can be concerning, especially if you don’t know what the protocol is. Richard Mates from Knight Security explains what happens when your alarm is triggered so you can be prepared.

The Importance of Yard Signs

We’ve all seen an alarm company’s security sign in a yard, but do they actually work? Richard Mates from Safe at Home discusses just how important yard signs are when it comes to security.

Monthly Security Fees Explained

Do you know what your monthly security fees cover? Find out what the monthly fees include and how they benefit you.

How Easy are Security Systems?

Richard Mates explains just how easy security systems are nowadays to dispute any confusion.

Benefits Of A Local Security Company

One of the questions that always comes up is ‘What’s the difference between a local company versus a national company?’

Do You Need A Landline For A Home Security System?

One of the most common questions I receive all the time is ‘do I need a phone line in order for my alarm system to transmit signals?’ Traditionally, yes, but today no.

Home Security System Phone App

Using your phone to access your alarm system has become increasingly popular. Learn how you can easily manage your security system through your phone.

Basic Home Security Systems

Is there such thing as a basic home security system? Learn the basic necessities you need in a home security system.