Category: Security Camera Tips

How to Protect Your Car Against Catalytic Converter Theft

Wednesday, July, 14th, 2021 at 10:29 am by witseo

Catalytic converter theft has always been around, but the COVID-19 pandemic seems to have made the problem worse in many areas, including Denver. Car owners leave home or work and try to drive somewhere, only to find that their catalytic converter is gone. Catalytic converters contain precious metals that are valuable. Thieves can make good money by selling them. That’s why, when times are tight, more and more of these car parts get stolen. Here’s [Read More...]

Are Your Security Cameras Legal in Colorado

Wednesday, February, 20th, 2019 at 1:44 pm by witadmin

Are you thinking of installing home security cameras in Colorado but worried about violating someone else’s privacy or the law? It’s wise to make sure, ahead of time, that you are abiding by all relevant legislation before you install your cameras. After all, you don’t want to find out later, when someone is pressing charges against you, that you accidentally broke a law you didn’t know about. Fortunately, Colorado video recording laws are fairly lax. [Read More...]

Theft, Robbery and Burglary: What’s the Difference?

Monday, April, 16th, 2018 at 1:46 pm by Clint Currell

Theft. Robbery. Burglary. If you are a business owner, those are three words that you never want to hear. You have worked hard for your business, and criminals can take it all away in a matter of minutes. While often used interchangeably, these words all have their own unique meanings. Let’s take a closer look at what each one means to your business. Theft Theft is defined as the wrongful taking of another person’s property. [Read More...]

What Are the Benefits of Day/Night Security Cameras?

Monday, March, 19th, 2018 at 11:12 am by Clint Currell

When you need to keep an eye on your home, business or property, security cameras are the best way to get the job done. Both color and black and white systems have their benefits and drawbacks, and choosing the option that is best suited to your needs is sometimes a challenge. If you are looking for a security camera that provides 24-hour protection, you may want to consider investing in a day/night model. Day/night security [Read More...]

Where to Position Security Cameras

Monday, October, 2nd, 2017 at 10:09 am by Clint Currell

Investing in security cameras is a good start, but putting them in the right places is crucial if you want to fully protect your property and home. Because every home is different, your exact needs may vary. Generally speaking, though, the following places exist in most residential homes and should be covered by cameras. Where to Install Security Cameras The Front Door Burglars love entering homes through the front door. Installing a security camera here [Read More...]

How Winning the Lottery Compromises Your Security

Monday, August, 21st, 2017 at 11:52 am by Clint Currell

With the Powerball jackpot swelling to the second-largest prize in history, it’s easy to get caught up in daydreams of winning that $650 million. Whether you’re fantasizing about quitting your job and traveling the world or even buying your own private island, you share your dreams with countless other lottery hopefuls. What many people don’t think about, though, is how winning the lottery could seriously put your security at risk. While winning a huge jackpot [Read More...]

3 Things to Think About Before Buying a Security Camera

Monday, May, 15th, 2017 at 9:49 am by Clint Currell

Buying a security camera is an excellent way to protect your home or business, and with new products consistently hitting the market, the options are nearly limitless. Today’s security cameras are more advanced than ever before, but there are several considerations that must be taken into consideration before making a purchase. If you’re thinking about investing in a security camera (or several), here are a few important factors to consider. General Filming Restrictions Where you [Read More...]

Tips for Choosing the Best Security Cameras for Your Home

Monday, November, 14th, 2016 at 10:24 am by Clint Currell

Protecting your home begins with choosing the right security cameras to keep an eye on your property around the clock. For many homeowners, though, shopping for security cameras is overwhelming. There are several styles and options from which to choose, and it’s often difficult to determine what option is best. Are you in the market for security cameras for your home? Here are a few tips to help you choose the best security systems for [Read More...]

Enjoy a Safe Halloween with These Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips!

Monday, October, 17th, 2016 at 8:52 am by Clint Currell

Trick-or-treat is one of the most exciting nights of the year for kids, but sadly, it can be a dangerous night as well. To help ensure a safe and happy holiday for your family, here are a few tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the safety and security experts at Colorado Security Products. 2016 Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips Choosing a Safe Costume Trick-or-treat safety begins long before you and the kids head out for [Read More...]

Smash and Grab Burglaries on the Rise – Do You Know How to Protect Yourself?

Monday, February, 29th, 2016 at 2:19 pm by witadmin

With more than 20 smash and grab burglaries affecting small businesses in Denver in the last few months, businesses of all types and sizes need to take note and step up their security game. Police are investigating these robberies, but business owners should still be vigilant in light of these recent break-ins and thefts. Do you know what to do to protect your business? Protecting Yourself from Smash and Grab Burglaries Many of the victims [Read More...]