Use Your Alarm to Save on Home Insurance

Camber OntiverosGeneral, Home Safety and Security

  At Alarm Relay, we believe in maximizing your savings in all aspects of your life, it’s why we offer our alarm service for $8.95/month. According to the FBI, there were 7,919,035 property crimes in 2016 and the victims of these crimes suffered an estimated combined loss of 15.6 billion dollars. Having a home alarm system can save your life … Read More

Helix: Innovative Security in the Palm of Your Hands

Camber OntiverosHome Safety and Security, Smart Home, Technology

In the age of technology, we are always looking for the simplest and most affordable way to complete a task. When it comes to your home security and installing a new alarm system, the Helix security system offered by Alarm Relay delivers rich features and functionality in an extremely simple design. As a DIY-aimed security company, Alarm Relay is consistently … Read More

5 Holiday Fire Safety Tips

Alarm Relay StaffHome Safety and Security

As the seasons change and the end of the year quickly approaches, nothing compares to being home for the holidays. Between attending parties and hosting guests, the holidays are a time for friends, family, and celebration. While the spirit of the season tends to bring joy and happiness, unfortunately with the additional cooking and décor that comes with the season … Read More

7 Home Security Tips for Visiting Holiday Guests

Alarm Relay StaffHome Safety and Security

With visiting holiday guests on the horizon, or the possibility of your vacation home being a destination to holiday travelers, it’s important to have a plan to educate these visitors on the home security you have in place, while ensuring your home remains safe – just like you intended. Between trying to cook the perfect meal and making sure you … Read More

The Truth About 9-1-1: What You Need to Know

Alarm Relay StaffHome Safety and Security, Technology

We’re getting closer and closer to living out our sci-fi dreams in a world connected by ultra-powerful smartphones and technology. Almost everything in the world is quickly available at our fingertips – except seamless access to emergency services. Think about it — you can get a pizza sent to your door by tweeting an emoji, but you can’t rely on … Read More

Tips for Protecting Your Vacation Rental Property

Jamie SmithHome Safety and Security

Tips for Protecting Your Vacation Rental Property

If you have a vacation home that you only stay in during certain times of the year or have a property you rent out to others, it’s important to keep that investment protected, especially while you aren’t there. Using several security features, your home-away-from-home can be safeguarded against theft and damage. You can prepare your home and prepare your guests … Read More

Hurricane Season Is Here: How to Protect Your Home

Jamie SmithHome Safety and Security

how to prepare your home for hurricane season

Hurricane season officially started on June 1 and will continue until the end of November. The first tropical storm, Arlene, formed in late April. As the season ramps up, meteorologists are already expecting this hurricane season to be more active than usual. If you live or own a vacation home along the east coast or Gulf of Mexico, you need … Read More

5 Tips for Keeping Your Vacation Home Secure

Jamie SmithHome Safety and Security, Smart Home

keep your vacation home secure

Summer is in full swing, and with summer comes the long-awaited vacation. There are many people who find value in buying their own vacation home so they don’t have to rely on rentals or hotels, and they want a home that’s comfortable to them. If you’re one of these people, you probably worry about the security of your home while … Read More