Posts Tagged ‘fire alarms’


Best Home Security-Honolulu Magazine

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Best of Honolulu

Honolulu Magazine, July 2016

 

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Best of Honolulu, July 2016

It’s here. The July 2016 issue of Honolulu Magazine is available on store shelves. It features Best of Honolulu businesses. Thank you to all of our customers who voted Aloha Alarm as “Best Home Security Service”. We are deeply appreciative. Mahalo.

AT&T 2G Cellular Sunset is Happening

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

AT&T 2G Sunset by 1/1/2017.  Probably Sooner!

2G Cellular Network being turned off.

AT&T’s 2G GSM network shutdown is right on schedule to be completed by January 1, 2017 (or sooner)!

If you have 2G devices on AT&T, your devices will go offline on or before January 1, 2017. In the meantime, AT&T has already stopped adding and certifying new applications, so their customers cannot develop any new GSM M2M/IoT products for use or sale in the U.S. This shutdown will not occur all at once, but will appear sporadically across the country and on January 1, 2017, the 2G wireless network will cease to exist. You may already have fallen victim! (more…)

VOIP Compatibility Problems

Monday, December 14th, 2015

Compatible VOIPVoIP Compatibility Problems

Is your Alarm System Compatible with VoIP Digital Phone Lines?

Alarm Systems and Phone Lines FAQs

It’s no secret that today, many people are deciding to drop their traditional telephone lines for newer, more robust services offered through cellular or Internet providers. But, do these newer telecommunication technologies work with home alarm systems?
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Prevent Fires from Frying Thanksgiving Turkey

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

Fried Turkey FirePrevent Fires from Frying Thanksgiving Turkey

Deep Fried Turkey: How to Avoid Fires and Other Mishaps

A growing Thanksgiving trend is preparing deep fried turkey. Though a deep fried turkey is very good, the actual frying can be extremely dangerous. According to the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), nearly 4,300 fires occur on Thanksgiving causing 15 deaths and almost $27 million in property damage, many of them due to deep frying accidents. (more…)

Electronic Security Association (ESA)

Saturday, September 26th, 2015

Electronic Security Association (ESA)

Aloha Alarm is one of the newest members of the Electronic Security Association.

What is ESA?

Established in 1948, the Electronic Security Association (ESA), a non-profit 501(c) 6 trade association, has evolved into the largest professional trade association in the United States with the purpose of representing, promoting and enhancing the growth and professional development of the electronic life safety, security, and integrated systems industry. In cooperation with a federation of state associations, ESA provides government advocacy and delivers timely information, professional development tools, products and services that members use to grow and prosper their businesses. (more…)

Yelp Reviews Security Alarm Companies Hawaii

Saturday, July 11th, 2015

People Love Us on Yelp!

Review Security Alarm Companies in Hawaii

Have you ever visited Yelp.com?  Are you a Yelper?  Should you be?  Check out Aloha Alarm, and our competitors on Yelp now. (more…)

Alarm Door-to-Door Salesman in Force this Year

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

Be wary of door-to-door sales pitches, you may be getting more of them

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http://khon2.com/2015/06/08/be-wary-of-door-to-door-sales-pitches-you-may-be-getting-more-of-them/

A Royal Kunia woman’s recent encounter with a door-to-door salesperson isn’t sitting well with her and now she’s sharing (more…)

COPS Monitoring

Friday, May 17th, 2013

COPS Monitoring

Nationwide Capabilites with a Home Town Attitude (more…)

Home Security Systems: A Must for Hawaii’s Seniors

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Medical Alarms for SeniorsHome Security Systems: A Must for Hawaii’s Seniors

Hawaii residents love the state for the same reasons tourists do and more. Perhaps they were born in the Aloha State or maybe they came to Hawaii on their own, drawn to the archipelago’s rich assortment of flora and fauna. Tourists may think of Oahu and other islands as idyllic paradises, but residents know that Hawaii – just like every other state – isn’t perfect. Honolulu citizens still need to worry about such troubles as fires and the occasional burglary. (more…)

Are Monitoring Rate Increases Allowed?

Friday, January 4th, 2013

Alarm Monitoring Rate IncreaseAre Alarm Monitoring Rate Increases Allowed?

Now that you chose the lowest priced monitoring rate, can you expect the charges to increase?

You’ve done all of the homework.  You’ve shopped around for home security alarm companies.  You’ve done your due diligence on the final 2 or 3 that you want to select from.  You’ve even read the contract’s fine print.  What else can you do before making your final selection? (more…)