Teaching Kids About Fire Safety

Teaching your kids about fire safety and prevention is crucial for keeping them safe, but can also be a bit tricky. After all, you want to emphasize the seriousness of fire prevention, but you don’t want to completely scare them. Here are a few tips for teaching kids about fire safety in an age-appropriate way: Your whole… Read More

October is Fire Prevention Month: Is Your Family Safe?

According to the National Fire Protection Association, more than 365,000 structural fires occurred in 2015, resulting in more than 2,600 deaths and more than 11,000 injuries. October is Fire Prevention Month. How prepared is your family in the event of a fire emergency? Everybody knows the importance of smoke alarms, but sadly, in the aftermath of many fires, smoke… Read More

Home Security Systems Can Provide Advanced Protection

People go to work every day and work hard for the things that they buy, whether it is for their family or themselves. The advantages of having a home security system are absolute; people can look forward to sleeping soundly at night and living in their neighborhood without fear, knowing that their home security system is looking… Read More

3 Home Security Tips For Protecting Your Home From Fire

A fire at home is something most of us prefer not to think about, but this can be a serious mistake. By proactively implementing a few simple home fire prevention strategies around the house, you can protect your family, pets, valuables, and home from the unthinkable. Here are three tips for protecting your home from fire: Install… Read More

Security Enhanced: How Smart Homes Improve Home Security

Smart home technology provides an affordable, powerful and scalable supplement to your home security strategy. While the term “smart home” covers a broad array of capabilities, every smart device has two common features: an ability to communicate with other devices or networks, and an ability to respond to conditions Consider a simple door position sensor, for… Read More

The Features People Want Most in a Home Security System


When deciding on the perfect home security system for your home, you have many features to choose from. It can be helpful to know what most people are looking for. Here are the most in-demand home security system features: Professionally Monitored According to a recent survey, 93% of Americans consider professional monitoring to be the most important feature for… Read More

Voice-Activated Smart Home Security with Amazon Echo


Thanks to ProTec’s smart home security technology, you can already access and control your security system remotely via our handy smartphone app. Now smart home security technology is going one (major) step further, thanks to integration with Amazon Echo. Here’s what you need to know: You’ll Have Access to Voice-Controlled Security By partnering with Amazon Echo, we… Read More