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New Citations for Preventable Fire Alarms or False Alarms

The Seattle Fire Department (SFD) recently released information about new citations that go into effect in 2020 and we wanted to make sure that you had access to this information. For more detailed information refer to SFD Memo #5970. 

New Citations for Failing to Maintain Fire Protection Systems

We would like to update you on the new citations for late Systems Testing Reports. Beginning in 2020, SFD will issue citations to business owners who fail to send in their Systems Testing Reports on time. There is more in-depth information on these citations and reporting for fire alarm systems on the Seattle Government website at Here is some brief information on the topic.
Kids Trick or Treating

Let Smart Home Security Help You Be A Superhero This Halloween

Halloween is a time for fun and socializing with everyone in the neighborhood, but it’s also a prime time for crime. However, smart home security is the perfect solution to ensure a safe, and fun Halloween, whether you’re home or out trick or treating with the family.
Home Safety Tips for National Fire Prevention Week

Home Safety Tips for National Fire Prevention Week

President Calvin Coolidge proclaimed National Fire Prevention Week to commemorate the devastating Great Chicago Fire. The Great Chicago Fire burned roughly 3.3 square miles, killing about 300 people and leaving more than 100,000 people homeless. So that nothing this horrific ever happens again, we focus on making homes safe and preventing residential fires.

Wireless Alarm Monitoring & Why Your Business Needs It

All alarm communications need the most reliable communication system possible, and wireless mesh technology delivers that reliability. The technology, which uses and enhances existing and proven technologies, solves the problems found in other modes of communication.
School Year Essential for Busy Parents

School Year Essentials for Busy Parents

The school year is in full swing, and yet your shopping list isn’t getting any shorter. When the weather changes, that means more new clothes are needed. Teachers are adding more "must-haves" to the lists they send home with students, from tablets to tissue boxes. And, it turns out that backpack you just bought a month ago is too small to fit all the books that have to come home every night.
After School Home Security in Seattle | No More Wondering if Kids Are Safe

No More Wondering if The Kids (and your home) Are Safe After School

As kids become tweens, it’s time for parents to decide whether they’re ready to stay home on their own after school. With kids gaining independence and parents saving money on after school childcare, it can be an exciting time for the whole family.
Guardians of the County Bed Race- Guardian Security Supports the Family Promise Program That Helps Homeless

Guardians of the County Bed Race- Guardian Security Supports the Family Promise Program That Helps Homeless

Guardian Security proudly participated as a sponsor in the 3rd Annual Family Promise Bed Race. The Family Promise Program helps homeless children and their families in the area.
Critical Smart Home Security Features To Help Parents In September

Critical Smart Home Security Features To Help Parents In September

Install sensors on all of the doors and windows and the system sends you an alert whenever the kids leave one open when they get home after from school.

Questions To Consider: Business Access Control Systems

Whether the focus is on tighter cash or inventory controls, theft detection and deterrence, or improved labor management, access control and integrated solutions by Guardian Security positively impact business operations.

Combining Video Surveillance and Access Control

Security systems that combine video surveillance with access control are in high demand for medium-sized organizations, and even higher demand for larger properties. Here's why, and how Guardian Security provides the solutions that our clients demand.

Summer Renovations Don’t Have To Be Difficult With Smart Security

A summer renovation project can be stressful. You’re constantly leaving work or activities to let contractors in your home, not to mention being worried about the security of your home. Smart home security can relieve some of the stress by taking care of some of the tasks on your list.

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