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How To Be A Home Automation Super Hero

If you are like most people, when you think of home automation you think of all the cool conveniences it provides. But this has led to an important question: Is home automation a convenience, luxury, or necessity? We believe that it has increasingly become a necessity. Here are 5 important reasons why.
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New Parent? 5 Ways Your Home Security System Can Help

Experienced parents will tell you to use all of the tools available to you to help parent through your child’s five stages of development—and one of the most surprising and effective tools is home automation. Here's how...

A Business Security Plan You Can Live With

A solid business security plan neither starts nor ends with having electronic security systems installed. The truth is, a good security plan takes time to plan – and the time to do it is not after an emergency. With that in mind, here are some tips for designing a business security plan you can live with and benefit from, no matter the size or budget of the organization.

Security Project Management: How We Earn Your Buy In

When it comes time to upgrade commercial security system or install a new one, entrusting the duties of managed implementation to a vendor you can trust has tangible advantages. At IBS Electronics & Security, we earn the buy-in of our clients by demonstrating our experience with the following critical pieces of project management.

IBS Lends a Hand to ABC’s Extreme Makeover Home Addition

IBS was one of the many proud contributors to lend a hand to the Walker Family in Springfield, as part of ABC’s EXTREME MAKEOVER HOME EDITION television show.

How Do Fire Alarm Inspections & Testing Work?

You count on your fire alarm system to help protect your personnel and property. However, you can’t tell if a fire alarm system is functioning properly just by looking at it. While being one of the most important systems in a building, fire alarm systems are also generally one of the most neglected.

Why Integrated Security Is The Best Investment You Can Make

Security systems evolve according to new threats. Businesses are always trying to stay ahead of potential threats that can put staff and customers at risk as well as risk-prolonged disruptions in the carrying out of daily business. Here are four trending security advancements businesses are using to stay ahead of the game.

Biometric Access Control: What You Need to Know

Replacing dated, high-risk door locks with an electronic access control system is one of the best ways to upgrade the security technology at any organization. But for enterprises that are ready to move on from standard access control to even more advanced solutions, there’s biometric access control. Here's why.

Why Your Business Needs An Access Control Upgrade Today

Enterprises are converting their traditional door locks en masse, replacing them with electronic access control systems that give their employees and other approved occupants keyless entry. It’s one of the best ways to bring a facility up to current standards – not to mention that it just makes good business sense. Here’s more information on the advantages of access control.

Integration: The Next Step in Access Control

Access control systems offer a number of advantages immediately after deployment: the convenience of switching to keyless entry, the ability to restrict areas inside a building at granular levels, and the ability to deactivate employee credentials in real time.
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Ken O'Connell

"Why pay a lot for a national company that won't be there when you need them, when you don't have to pay a lot for a local company that will be there for you. "

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Tommie Barrett

"GREAT company to work with. The staff is nice, friendly and very knowledgeable."

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Cindy S.

"They did an excellent job – This security system company is excellent. The installed the alarm system in our new home. They were able to schedule installation based on my schedule in just a few days."

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