What is 3G and how will the 3G Sunset affect your Security System?

In order to explain what the 3G Sunset is, it’s important to understand the evolution of mobile broadband. It’s hard to believe there was a time when we didn’t have smartphones or instant access to information.  The evolution…
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Wellcam – Peace of Mind While Your Loved Ones are Aging in Place

The Wall street Journal estimates that more than 30 million Americans currently care for aging family members who choose to live at home and the number is expected to grow.  Today’s seniors will live longer in old age than any generation…

October is Emotional Wellness Month

Let us help you improve your emotional wellness! Our levels of anxiety and stress and how we manage it play a major role in our emotional wellness.  Reducing stress levels in our daily lives is a key component in maintaining our mental…

Fall Daylight Savings Time and Your Alarm System

The First Sunday in November at 2:00AM is Day light savings time.  As a reminder not only do you need to turn your clocks back one hour, you may also need to do a few things with your alarm system. Make sure your panel is set to…

Why Fire Drills are Necessary in your Home

Fire drill day was always an event in elementary school. With fire alarm sounding, teachers marched the children outside and lined them up against the fence to see how quickly the building could be evacuated. Everyone, from the youngest kindergartener…
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A Home Isn’t Secure Without Environmental Sensors

When we talk about home security, we often think about cameras, alarms, and motion sensors that sound an alarm when someone is trying to break in. Yes, these things are important, but there is a bigger threat to your home, and it is already…
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Why You Need a Camera with 2-way Audio in your Home Security System

In today's age of Skype and Facetime, having a camera with 2-way audio in your home security system may seem like an unnecessary upgrade. However, this system can not only provide an added peace of mind for you; it can give you some unintended…
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3 Reasons Why You Need an Integrated Video Doorbell

One of the most exciting pieces of surveillance technology coming to the market soon is the upgraded, integrated video doorbell. Usually, a video doorbell is designed to alert the owner's cell phone whenever someone pushes the doorbell. Normally,…

Home Security Systems: Everything You Need To Know

Very few people say to themselves, "I want to spend the day learning about home security systems!" Until a break-in happens. And statistically speaking, it is likely to happen. 2 million home burglaries are reported in the US every year. A…
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Why You Need to Upgrade Your Outdated Security Systems

Most people feel confident in their security systems until something goes terribly wrong. Whether it is an outdated system that doesn't work all the time (and you don't arm the system all of the time), the neighborhood watch drops the ball,…
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How to Increase Your Security Presence Using an Electronic Security System and Automation

At HS Tech Group, we want you and your family to be safe. Therefore, we've come up with 10 security tips that you should know and subsequently implement if possible. Does your home have a security system? Even if you've answered yes, there is…

3 Important Security Tips for the Summer

Why do Burglars look forward to summer more than any other season? Summer is a time of year that is anticipated eagerly by many. When the weather is warm, children and adults are outside more, and people tend to keep their windows and doors…