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5 Unexpected Ways to Protect Your Business

5 Unexpected Ways to Protect Your Business

As a business owner, we know that maintaining a secure office space is important to you. Whether it is protecting the safety of your employees, or protecting the bottom line from unnecessary expenses or theft, at Strauss Security we know that a secure office space is essential. There are the obvious places where you have probably already considered for your business including access cards and...

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6 Tips for Back-to-School School Safety

6 Tips for Back-to-School School Safety

There is nothing more important than the safety of you and your family. As a new school year approaches, it is a good time to evaluate your family’s routines and develop a plan for the year ahead. If your children spend time alone in your home after school, now is the time to make sure your safety measures in and outside of your home are up to date. Below are 6 tips for creating your family’s...

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4 Ways to Garage Door Automation Protects Your Home

4 Ways to Garage Door Automation Protects Your Home

Do you remember when you could leave your front door unlocked all day? When kids would run in and out of houses all summer – without a worry in the world? Unfortunately those days are in the past. You worked hard to purchase a home, and provide for your family, now it is time to take the steps to have peace of mind and ensure that all you have worked hard for is protected. Unfortunately, in the...

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Door to Door Protection

Door to Door Protection

When the weather is warm, it is prime for taking nice walks through the neighborhood. Unfortunately, not everyone taking a neighborhood walk lives in your neighborhood. This time of year is when the dreaded door-to-door sales people come out and you start playing the games to avoid being talked into a new encyclopedia set (do they still sell those?). You also never know if a sales pitch is...

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10 Ways to Secure Your Garage

10 Ways to Secure Your Garage

It is garage sale season! Time to clear out the garage and house and make a few extra bucks. But – have you thought about the safety issues that can arise by inviting neighbors and strangers over to getting an intimate look into your private space? By holding a sale in your home, you exposing your family and others to potential dangers. Ensure you are protecting your home and those visiting your...

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Your Spring Storm Preparedness Checklist

Your Spring Storm Preparedness Checklist

We have all been there before: the emergency alerts blast across the TV screen and the sirens go off beckoning you to take shelter in your basement. You scramble to gather supplies in case you are stuck in the lower level for an extended period of time. Panicked, you run through a mental checklist of all you might need. And what if the power goes out? Are you prepared? Before you find yourself...

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Accessorize Your Home: It’s All About the Hardware

Accessorize Your Home: It’s All About the Hardware

“Accessories are the perfect spice, they always compliment what is already there.” Accessories are vital in the fashion world. They take a basic outfit to the next level. Hardware are the accessories to a well dressed home. As Strauss, we offer many different types of hardware that can elevate the style and safety of your home. Let’s take a look at some of the options that you can find in out...

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Securing Your Home from a Break-In

Securing Your Home from a Break-In

As the world is shifting and changing around us, our homes have become even more of a safe haven. Not only are they the place we lie our heads at night, but for many of us our homes have become our offices, school rooms, and the place we spend the majority of our waking hours. The thought of someone invading this sacred space is a scary thing. Strauss Security Solutions is here with the tools...

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5 Ways To Maintain Your Home While Away this Winter

5 Ways To Maintain Your Home While Away this Winter

It is time to get away for the winter. You used to have to take so many steps to ensure the safety and warmth of your home to prevent damage from frigid temps while away – but there are some new tools you can add from our online services and showroom that can help you keep an eye on your home so that you can relax and enjoy the warmer weather. One of the biggest concerns for an empty home in...

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End of Year Assessment for your Home or Business

End of Year Assessment for your Home or Business

I don’t know about you, but at the end of each year I like to take a look back and evaluate what I learned and how I can improve for the coming year. This is an important practice whether it is in your job, your personal relationships, or your security practices. At Strauss Security, we encourage you to take a safety inventory or your home or business to see what worked for you, what didn’t...

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Get a Good Lock on Gifts This Holiday Season

Ah, it’s that time of year again – the time to find the perfect gift for everyone in your life. If you are like me, you don’t want your gift to end up in the re-gift pile. Giving meaningful and also useful gifts can be a challenge. But there is an item that you may...

Conducting A Business Security Review

Conducting A Business Security Review

When was the last time your business conducted a security view? Have you remodeled since then? Had growth or turnover? Problems with theft? Are you offering new products or services that need additional protection? What are the crucial areas within your business that...

Stop Using Your Landline Simply for Security

Stop Using Your Landline Simply for Security

Technology has changed the way we live and work, requiring security systems to change as well. Security monitoring used to require a landline at home, but all that has since changed. With so many people opting out of traditional landlines these days, new technology...

Safety and Security Tips for First Time Homebuyers

Safety and Security Tips for First Time Homebuyers

The process of buying a house is exciting but also stressful. There are so many things to consider, and it can seem overwhelming at times. But don't worry! We're here to help you make the transition from renter to a homeowner as seamless as possible with these quick...

Why Choose High Security Keys and Locks?

Why Choose High Security Keys and Locks?

It is no secret that modern life has been increasingly fraught with security risks. The risk of burglary and vandalism to your home, business, or property is an unfortunate reality in this day and age of increasing crime rates across the country. Yet you can still...

Spruce Up Your Home This Spring With Strauss

Spruce Up Your Home This Spring With Strauss

Spring is a great time to update the hardware and security on your house. With spring comes new beginnings, and what is a better way to begin this season with making sure your home and family are safe with a whole home rekey or lock upgrade from Strauss Security...

Video Verification for your Business or Home

Video Verification for your Business or Home

Do you suffer from frequent false alarms? Are you tired of paying for on-site security guards to protect your business? Wouldn’t it be nice to know exactly what is happening when an alarm is triggered, without having to manage it yourself? Video Verification is your...

Winter Weather Safety and Security Tips

Winter Weather Safety and Security Tips

Whether you love or hate winter, you should always be prepared. Extreme winter conditions can suddenly become unsafe—from dangerously cold temperatures to power outages, icy roads, and more. It is important to understand the risks associated with winter and what to do...

How to Properly Maintain Your Business Security System

How to Properly Maintain Your Business Security System

  Routine maintenance is just apart of life, whether it is an annual checkup with your doctor or an oil change on your car. But when was the last time you checked up on your business security system? Yes, security systems need maintenance too. Failing to...