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Safety Tips

Break-in Prevention

  • Install deadbolt locks on all exterior entrances and shatterproof glass on windows.
  • Always make sure that all doors and windows are properly closed and locked at night and when you’re away from home.
  • Keep the radio on and use automated light timers to make it appear that someone is around when your premises are unoccupied.
  • Install peepholes so that you can look out at visitors before opening your door.
  • Never open the door to any strangers.
  • When traveling or vacationing, have a friend check on your home and pick-up any mail, flyers or brochures.
  • Organize a neighborhood watch program, and report any suspicious activity.
  • Install Trilex Security Alarm system today.

Fire Prevention

  • Maintain and properly use gas and electrical appliances.
  • Never leave food cooking unattended; turn off the burner if you have to leave.
  • Keep matches and lighters away from children.
  • Develop and practice a fire escape plan.
  • Install Trilex Security Smoke and Heat Detectors today.

Carbon Monoxide Protection

  • New ODS-equipped (oxygen depletion sensor) heaters are intended for indoor use.
  • Always follow the manufacturer’s instructions for ventilation.
  • Older generation heaters without an ODS are intended for outdoor use only and must never be used indoors.
  • Check your heating system, fire place, water heater, furnace, etc. checked for CO emission periodically.
  • Learn to recognize the flu-like symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning and see a doctor as soon as you can if you experience any of them.
  • Never run your vehicle engine for more than a few moments in a garage or other enclosed area, even if the door is open.
  • Install a Trilex Security Carbon Monoxide Detector Today.