CCTV FOR YOUR HOME? ABSOLUTELY!!

There was a time not so long ago were CCTV systems were by far mostly seen in commercial premises. This was for various reasons for example. Cameras where big and ugly, Video recorders required tapes that needed changed and CCTV systems where expensive. On top of that CCTV was seen as something that was just […]

A Look At AJAX

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Before I start this blog I’d like to say that we are in no way affiliated with Ajax Security Systems. As an Alarm Engineer from the “old school” where wired systems were the best (and I still maintain that) I need to take into consideration that the world is moving forward an incredible pace!   Guys […]

LOOK OUT FOR US ON THE FRONT PAGE OF THE WEE MAG.

The Wee Mag is your useful and trusted directory for local businesses. We work closely with the staff over at The Wee Mag and feature in every single issue and have done for some time. We find it a great way to get our name even more recognized and find that we do get a […]

EXTERNAL SOUNDERS – THE SIGN OF SECURITY

External sounders, what are they and what is their purpose? What is an alarm system in the UK without a live working external sounder? I say in the UK as not many countries in the world have them on show quite the same as we do here on our homeland. Have a look around the […]

THE NEW SCOTTISH LEGISLATION ON HOME FIRE PROTECTION….

You probably already know that in February 2022 the new Scottish home fire safety legislation comes into effect. This means Every home in Scotland must have smoke and heat detectors installed that interlink with each other. Carbon monoxide detectors are also required but they are not required to interlink with the other devices. What do […]

OUR FIRST BLOG

……and what better way to begin than to talk about the origins of Innovate Alarms. Innovate Alarms was actually born in Burger King in Bishopbriggs, Glasgow. Read on to find out how it all came about. Way back in 2008 Donny dreamed up the name Innovate (originally ‘security’) Alarms. He got right on it trying […]