Congratulations and best wishes to long-time employee Bruce S. who recently retired after 38-plus years with Delco Alarm Systems. Bruce, who began his full-time career at Delco Alarm Systems in October 1980, was the company’s go-to service technician for the past few years. No matter what was thrown his way, Bruce was always a
Who doesn’t like a good fireworks show? From Philadelphia’s famous Fourth of July bash to the nightly extravaganza at Disney World in Orlando, fireworks light up the night sky and bring smiles to the faces of young and old alike. Commercial fireworks such as these are produced by licensed professionals, who know the ins and
National Water Safety Month Having a backyard swimming pool is a great way to beat the heat and have fun. But before you jump in, remember, pools also pose potentially hazardous situations. May is National Water Safety Month. It is a good time to ensure your pool is properly equipped with adequate barriers and safety
It’s high school graduation season, an exciting time of proms and parties celebrating a milestone in the lives of the new graduates. Unfortunately, these celebrations often come with risks. As a parent you can take steps to help your graduate to avoid risky behavior that could endanger themselves and others. Below are some suggestions
Planning to sell your home? Installing a security system or upgrading it by adding smart home features could give you the edge in a competitive real estate market. Spring is traditionally the prime time to list and sell a home. Fresh paint, nice curb appeal and proper staging always helps a home stand out.
A recent rise in residential burglaries across the area has residents concerned about their safety and security. Pennsylvania State Police recently alerted residents of Concord and Chadds Ford Townships to an uptick in burglaries. The break-ins almost always have occurred during the day, when people are at work or school. Unfortunately, it takes mere
You can’t go anywhere today without being bombarded with slick advertisements for do-it-yourself security systems. They sound great. Order one online or in a big box store, plug it in and your set. A would-be burglar approaches your home and bam! You are notified and easily scare away the bad guys without a stern warning.
Daylight Saving Time, which begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 11, is the perfect opportunity to begin checking off all of those items on your springtime “to-do list.” TEST YOUR ALARMS First and foremost, check the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors and vacuum the interior to remove any dust or cobwebs. Test
“How do I stop that beeping” and other frequently asked questions” If you’ve been considering having a home alarm system installed, you probably have several questions you need answered before making your decision. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions we field here at Delco Alarm Systems. How long has Delco Alarm Systems
Smart home devices are becoming increasingly popular and affordable. But before purchasing a smart home product, consumers should familiarize themselves with their benefits and shortcomings. One size doesn’t fit all Some homeowners are only interested in a doorbell camera. They’ve seen them advertised as a relatively simple and inexpensive security feature. Using a doorbell camera
IP security cameras, sold by big box stores and on the Internet, are the hottest trend in DIY security. Popular with business owners, soccer moms and even pet owners who want to see how Fido or Fluffy spend their day, these webcams and home automation devices are popping up everywhere. While the lower cost of IP