Activating a smart-speaker is incredibly easy—just use its wake word: “Okay Google”, or “Alexa” and these devices are able to interpret your commands.
Summer is just around the corner, and with it, some much needed vacation time. Being away from home can bring anxiety regarding property protection, and video doorbells are a great option for homeowners looking for an added layer of protection.
Embrace the holiday spirit by showing your family that you caught Santa Claus in your home! Between December 21st to 26th on our Liberty Live App you can take a snapshot through your video cameras, and include an image of Santa Claus!
It’s hard to believe, but unfortunately, break-ins and package theft are on the rise during this time of year. The most effective preventative measure in avoiding burglary is a security system, which can reduce the risk of break-in by up to 90%.
Now that Halloween is over, the holiday season is upon us! This means hot chocolate, decorations, and Mariah Carey’s ‘All I Want for Christmas is You’ around every corner. The holiday season also means spreading joy and giving back to the community.
With the legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada, it is important to understand that each province determines its own regulations in regards to selling, possession, and distribution. We have put together a list of resources and general information.
Fire statistics show that most fire injuries and deaths occur in the home. The majority of fire injuries and deaths can be prevented by following a few, simple fire safety tips and knowing about potential hazards.
FireFighter™ from Interlogix is an easy and cost-effective solution to connect existing hard wired smoke smoke detectors to alarm systems wirelessly. FireFighter’s unique technology monitors the alarm activity of existing UL smoke detectors.
The Canada-wide legalization of Cannabis means it’s time for producers and retailers to take a serious look at their security needs. Adhering to government security regulations and choosing the level of protection that your business requires can be difficult.
With so many security camera options to choose from, it’s difficult to know where to start looking. Consider writing a list of everything you would like your security cameras to accomplish.
Canadians living in secluded, rural areas are getting serious about security—and with good reason! It’s no secret that Canadians living in secluded, rural areas are not immune to the dangers of break-ins, property damage and theft.
Here at Liberty Security, we’re excited to announce that we’re expanding into two new cities: Saskatoon, SK, and Medicine Hat, AB! If you’re new to Liberty Security, here’s a bit of background: we’re a proudly Canadian company focused on providing Smart Home automation and Business security systems to our clients.
Liberty has teamed up with Allstate Insurance Company of Canada to offer you exclusive pricing on all Liberty security and automation systems, as well as a discount on Allstate property insurance rates. Allstate customers can receive a smart home monitoring package and two free flood/freeze sensors, with the chance to upgrade their systems to include automated smart door lock, smart thermostat, garage door, light control and/or video doorbell. They can also save an additional 10% off home insurance premiums. Get your free quote today!
Liberty is proud to be the recipient of the 2018 HomeStars “Best Of” Award for Security & Home Automation services in Edmonton. This award celebrates the success of the companies who are the best in their industry, and recognizes the exemplar work and services they provide based on their own customers’ feedback. The “Best Of” Award was created as a way for HomeStars to show the homeowner their reviews really matter and impact a company’s success.
Braving the cold to visit local Christmas tree farms has always been a loved Christmas tradition. The magical smell and atmosphere that an authentic Christmas tree provides to a home and Christmas day is incomparable. However, with a real tree there are many precautions that a homeowner must take to prevent fires.
Every winter Canadians head south to escape the cold, leaving behind their homes for neighbours, friends or family to check in on. If you want to enjoy frozen drinks, instead of worrying about frozen pipes, then Liberty’s Smart Home and security solutions are perfect for you.
In light of Fire Prevention Week from October 8 to 14, we want to emphasize the importance of fire safety and prevention in your home. With less than three minutes from when your smoke detector goes off to evacuate your home, every second counts. Avoid the panic and stress of a household fire by having working smoke detectors, practicing your escape plan and taking the steps to prevent a fire from occurring.
There’s no question that the food truck buzz is well-received by Edmontonians. They are a huge part of summer and are in attendance at every festival in and around the city. We’re counting down the final days until our Liberty Classic charity golf tournament on Monday, August 28th when our golfers will have a taste of some Edmonton’s most delicious food trucks!
Liberty is honoured to continue its partnership with the Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s (PFP) for our 2017 Liberty Classic charity golf tournament. Founded by Nashville Predators advisor Brent Peterson, the PFP aims to educate and build awareness for Parkinson’s. This will be our 7th year raising money in support of Brent and his foundation.
With yearbook superlatives such as “City of Festivals” and “Best Summer City”, it’s no surprise that Edmonton is ready for the largest celebration of the decade. Not the end of the Oilers’ dry spell, but Canada’s 150th birthday! July 1st is right around the corner and it’s time to dig out your maple leaf covered board shorts. Here is a breakdown of the Canada Day events happening in and around Edmonton.
People are always trying to find ways to save money, whether it’s buying no name brands, taking shorter showers or searching through flyers for coupons. Have you ever wondered if you’re paying too much on your insurance? In our last installment of our ‘Sweet Savings’ insurance blog series, we shared ways to save on your home insurance. This time we’ll help you figure out if you’re paying for any auto insurance coverage that doesn’t apply to you.
We live in an era where technology continues to advance at an exponential rate and the world around us is becoming more connected. Nowadays, the smartphone has become the universal remote for our world and everything you need is at your fingertips. Liberty’s new and improved Liberty Live app connects you to your security system from anywhere, whether you’re at home, at work, or on vacation, right from your phone. Here is a list of some features on the Liberty Live app that will allow you to take control of your home.
Trying to save some of your hard-earned money on a well-deserved trip to Hawaii or a fancy dinner date away from your kids? We are here to help! Introducing our ‘Sweet Savings’ insurance blog series. This series is aimed towards helping you save on your insurance in ways you may not have heard before. To begin the series, here are some home insurance saving tips for home owners and those in the market to buy.
Does it feel like you’re running out of time to build the ultimate holiday experience for you and your loved ones? With only a handful of days left to do some last minute shopping, make holiday plans and attend your kids’ much anticipated Christmas concerts, greeting cards fall to the bottom of the Christmas to do list. Here are some quick and creative ideas to bring some magic back into your Christmas cards!
Carbon monoxide is an odourless, tasteless and colourless gas that can quickly become deadly if the right precautions are not taken. At this time of year it saddens us to see the numerous media stories regarding carbon monoxide poisoning. If you do not have Carbon Monoxide Sensors in your home, please consider getting them soon. If you have traditional non-monitored CO sensors in your home, please change the batteries and test them often.
It’s safe to say that October 31st is the one day of the year your doorbell gets the most action and having a smart doorbell makes this day a little easier. Integrating your home with a video doorbell gives you more control over what happens at your front door. We’ve got you covered with two doorbell camera solutions: the Skybell Doorbell Camera and the Ring Video Doorbell.
When you need to check the weather, you open the Weather app on your phone. When you need to wake up at 7:00 AM the next day, you set 5 alarms on your phone at 6:30, 6:45, 6:50, 6:55 and 7:00. When you want to know the song that’s playing on the radio, you Shazam that bad boy. Isn’t it scary how much of our everyday lives depend on these tiny pixels on our smartphones? It’s also incredible how much more efficient we’ve become because of them. I’m going to share with you 6 useful iPhone apps you’ve probably never heard of that will change your life for the better.
With only a month and a half left of summer, now is the time to take full advantage of the warm weather and check out some of the events & festivals Edmonton has to offer. We’ve compiled our Top 10 list of Edmonton activities that are sure to leave you wishing summer would never end.
We are proud to announce that the 6th annual Liberty Classic will be moving to The Quarry Golf Club in Edmonton. The tournament has raised almost $200,000 to date and all proceeds from this year’s event will go to the Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s and the Neurosurgery Kids Fund at the Stollery Children’s Hospital.
Break out the red and white – Canada Day is just 2 days away! Celebrate Canada’s 149th birthday in Edmonton by joining in on some of the many fun family events taking place around the city. Finish the day off by watching the spectacular Canada Day fireworks finale in the river valley. Have fun, enjoy the festivities, and follow the tips below to keep you and your loved ones out of harm’s way: