Barry Bros Blog

A Helpful Guide to Choosing the Right Door Entry System

Jan 30, 2014

Door entry systems provide both the perfect security solution and, for businesses, simple compliance with the Disability Discrimination Act. Intercom technology has come a long way since the original analogue audio systems with a panel at the front door and dedicated entry handset to ‘buzz you in’. First, video was added so that callers could be scrutinised. After black and white came colour versions. Next digital signals replaced the analogue ones. (more…)

Lose Weight After Christmas with a One Key System

Jan 15, 2014

You know that bunch of keys you carry around in your bag or your pocket: does it weigh you down? How about exchanging it for just one master key? You could lose all that weight with hardly any effort at all.

Whether you are a home owner with keys to doors, windows, gates, garage, and outhouses, or have key holder responsibilities for business premises, your burden could be lightened with a secure one key system. Master keys have been around for a while where they are necessary in hotels or for servicing apartments, but they are also available for more general use as people are recognising the benefits. (more…)

Round the Clock Protection with Alarm and CCTV Monitoring

Dec 16, 2013

If you want to protect your home or business premises, it makes sense to have alarms fitted. When you have your property protected by an alarm connected to a response centre, you can have constant peace of mind, even when no one is on the premises. There is no need for a bell only alarm which will disturb everyone within hearing distance and make you unpopular with your neighbours.  (more…)

Security Doors: Your First Line of Defence Against Determined Intruders

Dec 06, 2013

Even the most determined of intruders can be foiled by modern security doors fitted at all the entrances to your premises. Your doors are one of the most important elements of your multi-layered security precautions. Here we discuss the different types of doors available, including bespoke options. (more…)

State of the Art in CCTV: HD

Nov 19, 2013

Closed circuit TV cameras have been helping to discourage and detect crime in various environments for years now. The numbers of such cameras in use are growing across the world. In 2011 CCTV cameras made it possible for police to pick out individuals from the crowd, and to recognise and arrest suspects after the riots in London and other cities. Image quality in CCTV is improving all the time and has now culminated in the use of high definition technology. (more…)

Comparing your own security measures with those of other businesses is good practice. Can you see anything they are…
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