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Safe Keeping Tips for all your home deliveries

If we didn’t do it before this year, we are certainly doing it now… Online shopping. We have all become experts at it in 2020.  With more online shopping, there are more package deliveries. For thieves, this is a dream come true. Forest has the answer to keep your package deliveries out of the wrong hands!   Upgrades for Safe Keeping… If your customizable Forest Security System does not include a video doorbell camera, smart lock, remote garage door and …
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Helpful Tips for Work and School Schedules in 2020

You’ve trusted Forest to keep your home and family safe. Now, let us help keep this back to school season safe too with these great tips:   Undoubtedly, starting the 2020 school year is different than any other year we have ever experienced. This year there are brand new concerns to deal with. Your kids may be heading back to the classroom, learning from home, or have a hybrid schedule with a mixture of both. You might be working from …
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Staying In Touch To Keep Families Safe and Well

Home security, a technology developed to keep intruders out of your home. New thinking, coupled with new technology,  offers families a way to keep loved ones safe while they are in their home. Many of us are unable to visit our folks as much as we would like to. We have concerns, but they want to keep their independence, which is understandable. With new technology, comes new solutions. The Wellness System from Forest Security offers ways to stay in touch, …
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Smart Business Video Cameras and Smarter Video Alerts

Video Security Monitoring is essential. Forest Security’s Live camera viewing and customized recording options, makes it easy to stay in touch with all the important activity at your business. With our Advanced Video Analytics Monitoring, your video is even more intelligent. This real-time insight filters and categorizes your alerts giving you a superior level of customization and control.   With perimeter protection, you can customize your notifications for only when your system is armed, if it is armed stay, disarmed …
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Safe Home Moving Tips

  Moving? According to Realtor.com, the Chicago area’s Housing Market Recovery Index is on the rise growing 6% in mid-June, indicating people are on the move. We all are sure to remember our cable or satellite services so our Wi-Fi and television services are not interrupted, but what about security?   Home security should be top on your moving list. Here are some helpful tips from Forest:     1) Is there an existing security system? Previously owned homes and …
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Smart Video Cameras and Smarter Video Alerts

Video Security Monitoring is essential these days. Live camera viewing and customized recording options, Forest’s Smart Video makes it easy to stay in touch with all the important activity at your home or business. With Forest Security’s Advanced Video Analytics Monitoring, your video is even more intelligent. Your monitored video streams can now distinguish between important events and routine activity. This real-time insight filters and categorizes your alerts giving you a superior level of customization and control. Using cutting edge …
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4th Of July Safety Tips from Shamus, Missy, and Minnow

Shamus, Missy and Minnow share their tips to keep your furry friends safe and happy this 4th of July. Independence Day celebrations are fun for the whole family, barbecues with lots of food, parades, music and then when night falls, Fireworks! That’s when the fun usually stops for most of our furry friends. That spectacular light show comes with loud booms making it very scary for so many pets. Shamus, Missy and Minnow want to help with these safety tips …
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A coronavirus screening app by Apple

Original Post By: Cnet.com / Carrie Mihalcik – March 27, 2020 A new screening app and website for Coronavirus is now available.  Thanks to Apple, the CDC, the White House Coronavirus Task Force, and FEMA. Apple launched a new COVID-19 website and app that features a screening tool set of resources to help people stay informed and take the proper steps to protect their health during the spread of COVID-19, based on the latest CDC guidance. Apple said the app …
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FBI Warning – Watch out for stimulus-package scams

Original Article By: Alfred Ng / cnet.com – March 26, 2020 Online thieves will try to take advantage of the $2 trillion package, the bureau says. Hackers and scammers online have ramped up attacks to take advantage of the coronavirus pandemic, and that could mean targeting the US COVID-19 relief effort next, the FBI has warned. On Wednesday, the US Senate passed a $2 trillion aid package to financially support people affected by the coronavirus outbreak. With businesses temporarily closing and …
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Safe food and package handling information videos

During these uncertain times, we are all concerned about keeping ourselves and loved ones safe and healthy. As we all stay safe at home, we still need food and other supplies. Here are some informative tips to help you keep everything you bring into your home contamination free.   Safe Grocery and Take Out Food Handling Tips from Dr. Jeffrey VanWingen Safe Package Handling from Haley Hernandez of KPRC2    

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