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Guardian Security Solutions was opened in early 2005 by Nick Nicolacopoulos,primarily as a Lethbridge and area residential alarm company and has evolved into 2 locations (Lethbridge and Calgary) almost 10,000 customers and 15 employees. We design, install and service residential/commercial/industrial alarm panels, surveillance systems, access control systems, structured wiring, Intercom systems and Multi room audio with certified electronics technicians on staff.
Guardian is the local Lethbridge and Calgary Authorized dealer for Securtek Monitoring Solutions, a Canadian ULC certified monitoring company serving over 60,000 customers in Western Canada. Guardian offers professional and reliable security for home, business or industry 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
We install advanced wireless and wired equipment from top manufacturers to provide our customers with seamless systems that are customized to suit the customer's individual needs and budget. We are committed to work closely with the customer to guarantee an exceptional customer experience.
Focused on Service Excellence, Guardian utilizes the attributes of our people and advanced technology to be the consumers first choice for making homes, businesses and communities safer places to live, work and raise families. Guardian continually leverages it's strengths in order to reach its goal of being recognized as the security leader for personalized service and business excellence.
Our Salespeople and Technicians are trained seasoned professionals with industry certification in design and low voltage installations (i.e. Alarm panels, Surveillance systems, Access control, Multi room audio and structured wire). We Offer 24/7 on call service 365 days per year.
Guardian has showrooms/offices in both Lethbridge and Calgary where customers can view our products first hand and determine the best product to suit their needs and lifestyle. In addition customers can visit us at anytime during business hours for service or to ask us questions.
At Guardian Security Solutions, we are serious about protecting your family and your home, and we know you are too. Read through our blog to find useful information on security systems including home security, business security and much more. If you have any questions or would like to schedule your installation in Calgary or Lethbridge, give us a call today!
Here are some of the ways hackers can get into your DIY home security system.
If you’re shopping for a new security system or need to upgrade your current setup, here’s what you should know about colour night vision cameras.
Time is running out to access grants from the provincial government under the Alberta Security Infrastructure Program (ASIP). With funding for improved security systems, the program protects religious and cultural organizations from hate-related crimes. The deadline to apply is November 10, 2021. Here’s what you need to know.
When choosing a company to handle your home or commercial security, it’s important to ensure it provides the best equipment available. That’s why you should choose a company listed with Underwriters Laboratories of Canada (ULC). Here’s more about what ULC does and the four benefits of working with a ULC listed company.
When it comes to your security system, you may be tempted to save money and purchase an app-driven, DIY camera kit. They’re easy to use and install. However, they aren’t the best way to keep your home or business safe. Here are five reasons why you should avoid DIY surveillance systems and trust your security to a licensed professional.
If you choose to hire a certified security company, it’ll help ensure that your property is in good hands. Here’s why certifications are important and what you should look for when selecting a security and alarm monitoring company.
4K CCTV cameras are increasingly in demand thanks to their ultra-high-definition recording capabilities. However, installing them requires a significant investment. Before splurging on a new 4K surveillance camera for your business, here’s an overview of everything you need to know.
When it comes to installing your commercial surveillance system, it’s best to rely on a professional from a licensed security company. Although individuals who advertise their services on Kijiji may be more affordable, if something goes wrong, the cost to have the system repaired, replaced or re-installed could quickly accumulate. Here are three good reasons to avoid cutting corners on your surveillance system installation.
Security technology has progressed far beyond the familiar lock and key. While they still have their uses, keylocks are considerably less convenient, secure and efficient than electronic access control systems. Here’s why you should consider replacing your commercial building’s traditional locks with electronic access control solutions.
Owning commercial property can be challenging. From break-ins to fires, things can go wrong quickly. Even if you have a good alarm system, false alarms can cause undue stress and force you to spend time making sure everything is under control. With the right set of features, however, your stress levels will go down, and you’ll be able to focus on running your business. Here are three ways a security system can help.
In addition to protecting your property, a commercial security system can help you keep your employees safe. The kind of business you run will determine what features you need to ensure your workers aren’t at risk. If you value employee safety, here are some of the security features you may benefit from.
It can be difficult to determine whether a security guard and a security system is the best option for protecting your business. The fact is, the right decision will depend on what you need to secure, the type of protection you require and other specifics of your situation. However, there are certain things you should consider before you choose between a security guard and a security system.
With the advent of cloud-based footage storage solutions and higher-capacity hard drives, there’s no real limit as to how long you can keep security footage. However, storing everything can quickly become hard to manage, so here are some tips to help you decide which footage to keep and for how long to keep it.
Equipping your business with a robust fire and security alarm system is a great way to make it safer and more secure. But in addition to protecting your property, installing an alarm system may help lower your insurance rates. Here’s why.
Are you concerned about potentially falling and injuring yourself? If so, a medical alert system can help. This type of device can connect you to emergency help at the push of a button. Anyone who’s at risk of a stroke, fall or other medical emergencies should consider installing this technology.
A quality security camera needs to be able to capture clear and visible footage. Most cameras produce these images by detecting and enhancing visible light. However, regular cameras can’t capture distinguishable footage at night when there’s little to no available light. Fortunately, night vision cameras are designed to overcome this limitation.
If you handle valuable materials or sell high-end products, it’s imperative that you make your stockroom or warehouse as secure as possible. By protecting your investment from would-be burglars, you’ll also be able to monitor suspicious behaviour and reduce the risk of accidents that could prove costly to your inventory. Here’s how to go about securing these spaces.
Keeping your home or business safe is more important than ever. But with so many security systems on the market, how do you know which option to choose? At Guardian Security Solutions, we trust Honeywell products to keep our clients safe and secure. Here’s what you should know about this reputable manufacturer.
If you own or manage any type of commercial building, you’re probably well aware that you need to have a fire monitoring system that complies with building and safety codes, as well as a burglar alarm. A ULC certificate is proof that your fire and burglar alarm systems meet industry standards. Here’s what you should know about ULC certification and the benefits it provides.
" Having used Guardian Security for many years in my business and at my home, I can attest that I have never received this quality of customer service from any other security company. Any question is answered quickly and any issue is addressed thoroughly. I would, and have, recommend Guardian to anyone. "
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