Category: Security System Tips

Common Commercial Security Myths

Wednesday, November, 23rd, 2022 at 4:19 pm by Clint Currell

Are you considering a commercial security system in Denver? Do you need to consult with a commercial locksmith in Denver to find the system that’s right for you? Or maybe you’re like many business owners and you think you don’t need security. At Colorado Security Products, we believe that commercial security systems and security cameras in Denver are for everyone. Here are some common reasons why people think they don’t need these and the truth [Read More...]

Common Home Security Myths

Thursday, November, 10th, 2022 at 1:27 pm by witseo

As your Denver locksmith, we know that many people believe things about home security that just aren’t true. Below are some of the most common myths we hear about, as well as the truth that every homeowner needs to know. Living Rurally is Safer Living in the city is actually safer than living in the country! We know it sounds crazy, but statistics prove time and time again that people who live rurally are more [Read More...]

How To Actually Secure A Door

Tuesday, October, 11th, 2022 at 4:41 pm by witseo

While most home invasions take place because someone got a key they shouldn’t have, it can also behoove you to make sure your door is secure. That way, causal thieves can’t break it down easily. If your home is broken into, call us at Colorado Security Products. We are the trusted Denver locksmith for more than 4 decades, and we can help you secure your home again. This may involve installing a new home security [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...]

Are Expensive Locks Better?

Thursday, August, 4th, 2022 at 8:13 pm by witseo

We use locks, safes, and other security products to ensure that our homes, families, and possessions are secure. So when asking the question “are expensive locks better” the question becomes about security. Whether it’s worth investing more money in locks with more or newer security features typically depends on what is behind the lock. Keyless Locks Keyless locks, also called smart locks, are becoming more and more popular with homeowners and apartment complexes. These more [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...]

Home Security vs. Office Security

Wednesday, May, 1st, 2019 at 2:09 pm by csp_admin

Are you looking for a home security system or one for your office? While home security and office security share some characteristics in common, your business may have a lot more security needs than your home does, depending on what you do and the size of your company. Here’s what you need to consider to find the right security system for you. Physical Security Both home and office security focus primarily on physical security. That [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...]

6 Cheap and Easy Ways to Improve Home Security

Monday, April, 2nd, 2018 at 12:20 pm by Clint Currell

A high-tech home security system is the best way to guarantee the best protection for your home. If one of these systems is not in your budget right now, though, there are several affordable ways to improve home security without breaking the bank. Check out these cheap and easy ways to improve your home’s security until you are ready to invest in a high-tech system. Install (or Upgrade) Window Shades If you don’t have window [Read More...]

Staying Safe When You Live Alone

Monday, February, 19th, 2018 at 9:27 am by Clint Currell

If you live alone, you are in good company. In the United States, approximately 31 million people live alone. On average, that breaks down to about 28% of households including just one person. People live alone for a variety of reasons. While many enjoy the freedom of living alone, there are unique security risks. Living by yourself may put you at a higher risk for certain security issues. If you live alone, check out the [Read More...]