Category: Security Camera Tips

Common Security Camera Myths

Thursday, November, 10th, 2022 at 4:07 pm by Clint Currell

Unless you work with security cameras regularly, you probably only know about them via television and movies. Unfortunately, much of what you might learn from those sources isn’t true. Here’s the truth about security cameras in Denver, from your security system experts at Colorado Security Products. Security Cameras See All and Know All Most security cameras actually have a limited view. They don’t move and most don’t have 360-degree lenses. Security Cameras Have Their Own [Read More...]

Prevent Porch Pirates In Denver With These Tips

Tuesday, October, 11th, 2022 at 3:53 pm by witseo

Did you know that porch pirates are plaguing neighborhoods across the Denver metro area? It’s true! Fortunately, there are things you can do to improve your home security in Denver. Here are a few ideas to stop porch pirates before they steal from you. Note that, if you do experience a theft, you may need to call us for a lock replacement in Denver. We’ll get to you fast and get you new locks soon [Read More...]

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 laws regarding security cameras are fairly [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...]