Advanced Tech

1290 Hanwell Rd, Fredericton, NB E3C 1A7 (506) 472-1800 or 1 (800) 689-3434

Welcome to Our Blog

29,Jun,2010
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Please keep checking back for News, Updates, Specials and Offers from Advanced Tech!

Home Security System Monthly Special

25,Aug,2011
Categories:Security System

$249 Base Security System
$149 Installation
Starting at $20/month ULC security monitoring

The New, Smarter Alarm Panel

25,Jun,2012
Categories:Security System

By: Advanced Tech, Fredericton, NB

Alarm systems have been around for many years now. Since thieves and burglars have gotten smarter, the alarm systems have also become more advanced.

We install mostly the DSC alarm panels, they are ULC approved which means that they are also accepted by insurance companies to give you a reduction on your monthly premium.

When you leave your house and you arm your alarm system with your personal code…

About Our Alarm Reporting Center

25,Jun,2012
Categories:Security System

By: Advanced Tech, Fredericton, NB

We setup our accounts directly with Armstrong’s communications, they are there to call you when your alarm system makes a connection to their computers, your file will show up on the screen and a well trained operator will tell you what your alarm panel is showing. They will also call the authorities when it is necessary.

The alarm reporting center is also ULC approved, and will respond to you…

Are Your Motion Sensors Smart Enough?

25,Jun,2012
Categories:Security System

By: Advanced Tech, Fredericton, NB

The first types of motion sensors used were the ones that used ultrasound or radio waves or only a simple IR detector. They had no intelligence what so ever and caused lots of false alarms. Squirrels, mice, spiders, or even a fly could set your alarm off.

Now with the modern chips and better sensors, the motion sensor recognizes what moves in front of it, just by looking at…

The Importance of an Up-to-date Keypad

25,Jun,2012
Categories:Security System

By: Advanced Tech, Fredericton, NB

Every alarm panel needs your input to tell it what to do. This can be done via a keypad or a key fob.

Some keypads have an actual alarm system inside and are ideal for residential use. Motion sensors, door sensors, smoke detectors, heat detectors and carbon monoxide detectors are wirelessly connected to it.  You can arm and disarm your panel by using your 4-digit code or with a…

Installing Door Contacts Without Ruining Appearances

25,Jun,2012
Categories:Security System

By: Advanced Tech, Fredericton, NB

There has been almost no change to door contacts over the years; they still do only one thing. They sense if the door or window on which it is mounted to is closed or open.

There are wired and wireless door contacts, so when you do renovations and you’re going to have a new door, don’t worry. There is always a way to get a new contact on it.…

Why Smoke, Heat, and CO Detectors Are Important

26,Jun,2012
Categories:Detectors

By: Advanced Tech, Fredericton, NB

The most devastating thing that can happen to you would be that you are sleeping and somewhere in the house a fire starts. Did you know that when you sleep your sense of smell is disabled? And only your ears are working for a bit. A smoke or heat detector will do that job for you, it will detect the smoke and sound your alarm system as well as beeping…

Protect Your Business With Indoor Security Systems

25,Feb,2014
Categories:Security System

When you own a business, you have several responsibilities to tend to. There is loads of work and very little time. However, out of all your tasks, your top priority should be the security of your business. The security of critical information that you own is extremely necessary.

 

Indoor security systems are an ideal solution to keep your workplace under check at all times. There are many surveillance systems to choose from. Offering a…

Common Reasons for False Alarms in Security Systems

07,Apr,2014
Categories:Security System

Having a security alarm installed in your home may offer protection but it can also increase the chances of activating a false alarm. Here are some common reasons why false alarms can be accidentally activated at your home or office.

Human Error

This is by far the major cause of a false alarm. According to statistics, users are responsible for 80% of false alarms. The alarm can be triggered…

Prevent False Alarms at Home

07,Apr,2014
Categories:Security System

False alarms are quite annoying and may cause unnecessary panic amongst you and your neighbors. They also also waste precious time of legal authorities or of the security alarm company, keeping them from a real emergency. It’s always better to get to the root cause of the problem and prevent false alarms from being activated again. Here are some things you need to do if your security system is triggered frequently.

Tips to Buy a Burglar Alarm System that Fits Your Needs

07,Apr,2014
Categories:Security System

Safety being your number one priority, you cannot compromise on your family’s security. Having a burglar alarm system in the house will not only minimize the risk of danger, it will also give you the peace of mind that you have done your part to protect your family.

 

You can find several burglar alarm system companies, all offering a variety of features to give you extra protection and security.…

Tips to Help You Keep Your Pets from Triggering a False Alarm

07,Apr,2014
Categories:Security System

A false alarm can be a real nuisance for you as well as the security company. With pets around the house, the occurrence of false alarms increases. Pets like cats, dogs or rabbits are likely to run around the house and sit in cozy places (usually where the motions sensors are fixed).

 

There is usually a small opening in the entrance door for pets to leave or enter the house. Many times…

Troubleshoot: Solve Home Security System Issues Yourself

07,Apr,2014
Categories:Security System

The main purpose of home security systems is to keep you and your family safe. But what would happen if this system malfunctions? To keep your family safe and protected at all times, you must learn how to troubleshoot this device and rectify small faults, preventing your family from any harm against intruders. Read on to know some of the basic ways to troubleshoot your security device.

False Alarms

Vital Security Systems for a Home

02,May,2014
Categories:Security System

Security is an ever increasing concern for many home owners across Canada. Ask any home owner today and they will cite the safety and security of their household as their number one concern and priority. Nevertheless, the majority of home owners fail to put in place the necessary precautionary measures that would come to their rescue in emergencies.

 

Fortunately, now there are many technological options that can keep trouble at bay. Furthermore,…

Intrusion Detection Systems – Keeping Your Home Safe in Your Absence

02,May,2014
Categories:Security System

The main function of an intrusion detection system is to alert the occupants of a household of a trespasser. This helps keep a house safe and prevents unwelcome intrusions or break-ins. In the market, you will find a variety of systems that prevent intrusion. Here are the two most popular types.

Contact Alarms

These alarms are used on doors and windows. They operate through a simple electronic technique. Two parts of an…

The Importance of Home Security Intrusion Detectors

11,Apr,2016
Categories:Security System

Most homes have passive fire alarms.  You know the ones that chirp when the battery gets low.  But there are plenty of homes that have no home security intrusion detectors or may have some sensors that aren’t even monitored.  Homes without alarms systems are 300% more likely to get broken into.

 

With the rise in home burglaries, it only makes sense to protect your home and family by installing home security intrusion detectors.  These

The Truth About Home Intrusion Detection

14,Jun,2016
Categories:Security System

Getting your home broken into is a real shock. Yes the items that may have been stolen are important but beyond the monetary or sentimental value of stolen objects is an underlying psychological factor. The psychological impact of some uninvited stranger entering your personal living space cannot be underestimated. Your sanctuary has been violated. You no longer feel safe and secure in your own home. Every year more than 2 million homes are burglarized. According

Buy a Burglar Alarm in Fredericton For Your Security

17,Nov,2016
Categories:Security System

Your home should be safe from any type of intruder if you live in the Fredericton and surrounding areas. Whether it is daytime or nighttime, your personal well-being is important. The decision to buy a burglar alarm comes from the instinct that anything can happen in an insecure environment. For homeowners that spend their hard earned money working to support a family, being away from the home should provide a sense of comfort. And…

What Areas Does Advanced Tech Security Cover

17,Nov,2016
Categories:Security System

Having knowledge of what is covered by Advanced Tech security will put you at ease with the services. They offer a variety of coverages and keep a pretty good balance of features with each and every one. Here is a breakdown of each category of home security they cover, along with some ideas of how it would be helpful to you.

 

Burglary is the obvious home security category, and accounts for the bulk…

Advanced Tech Security Protects Even When You’re Away

30,Dec,2016
Categories:Security System

 

Customers that make the decision to choose Advanced Tech Security to protect their homes get several hardware options.  The most popular choices come down to the DSC 1832 or the DSC 9047. They are both in the PowerSeries, and each product has its pros. The big benefit of both is that you can’t go wrong with either one, since they each have cross features that will protect your home in the worst of…

Buy a Burglar Alarm and Protect Your Valuables

30,Dec,2016
Categories:Security System

 

Home invasions happen quickly with calculations down to the last second. Whether you’re in or out of the home, this can be a nerve wracking experience and is the prime reason you should buy a burglar alarm. Burglaries go far and beyond expensive goods and can cover items that have personal meaning to you. And if you don’t lock away personal information, there is a good chance that the robbers can hit you…