Commercial Door Hardware For The New Year – Part 2

Panic bar

If you keep up with the Strauss Security Solutions blog, you have probably read last weeks blog post featuring part one of a two part commercial door hardware series. To read that post, click here. With the arrival of 2015, it is important to consider changing and updating your Des Moines area business, and that […]

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Commercial Door Hardware For The New Year – Part 1

Medeco key and lock

Last week we featured a post about home security cameras for the new year. If you haven’t read about the types of home security cameras we can install for you at Strauss Security Solutions, click here. Keeping your home safe from potential dangers is important, but keeping your business safe is equally as important. We […]

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Home Security Cameras For The New Year

Outdoor home security camera from Strauss

It’s a new year, and new year’s resolutions are in full swing. Common resolutions include working out more, eating healthier, spending more time with family, quitting smoking, and volunteering. What resolutions are you making this year? Maybe you should consider making this year the year you add extra security to your home. While we have […]

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Master Key Systems For Your Business


Carrying a lot of keys around can be an inconvenience, yet a lot of us still do it. You may be carrying around your house or apartment key, key to your office building, key to your office door, car key, bike lock key, spare key, key to your friends house, desk key, the list goes […]

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Smoke Detector Tips From Strauss Security Solutions

Smoke alarms from Strauss Security Solutions

Even though we may not have a lot of snow to prove it, winter is almost officially here. For many people that means holiday lights, cooking for parties, using the fireplace again, and lighting candles more often. While all of those things can be fun and festive, they can also be dangerous. Home fires can […]

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Meeting ADA Standards At Your Des Moines Area Business

Skyline of Downtown Des Moines

If you are a business owner, there is probably a long list of things that are important to you. Your customers or clients are likely pretty high on that list. The customers are the people that help keep your business running day after day. How often do you see clients or customers come into your […]

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Home, Fire, Gun, and Pistol Safes From Strauss

American Security large safe

Where do you keep your most important documents and assets? Maybe you keep them in an old shoe box in your hall closet, or possibly in a filing cabinet in your office. Even though you may think these are safe places to hide your things because they are out of sight from others in your […]

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4 Tips From Strauss To Keep Your Home Safe This December

Dark road in winter

It will be December in less than one week. That means we’ve almost made it through another year and the holiday season has arrived. While December can be a fun and exciting time for many families, it’s also an important time to make sure your home is ready for this hectic time of year. It’s […]

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High Security Locks For Your Des Moines Business

Cyber Key lock and hardware

Keeping your business safe is a necessity. That’s why at Strauss Security Solutions we offer services such as security cameras, security systems, and commercial safes. Something that can be easily overlooked, however, are the locks on your doors. Odds are you have been using the same lock system for a long time. We can help […]

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Home Security From Your Mobile Device

ZWave smartphone-controlled home security system

What are some of the things you never leave home without? Your wallet, keys, and cell phone are likely the top three things on the list. Cell phones have come a long way since they were first invented in 1973. Though we still use them for talking, most of our smartphone usage is spent doing […]

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