Category Archives: Ion Security

Lutron Smart Connected Lighting Solves Problems

When building a new home or renovating and existing home sometimes the location of the light switches doesn’t work well or efficiently and changes need to be made.  Moving hard wired light switches can be costly but sometimes using wireless Smart … Continue reading

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SimpliSafe DIY Home Security System – ‘Inherently Insecure and Vulnerable’ to Hacking

Another popular DIY Home Security system, ‘SimpliSafe’ was successfully hacked on February 17th, 2016 by Andrew Zonenberg of IOActive.com. According to Zonenberg there is a “critical” security vulnerability with the ‘Simply Safe’ System which makes it ‘Inherently Insecure’ and Prone … Continue reading

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D-Link Water Sensor Review

Damage from water leaks, burst pipes and broken appliances totals more than 9 billion dollars a year in property losses for North America. The key to preventing or minimizing water damage to floor, carpets, drywall and baseboards is early detection. If … Continue reading

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Millwoods Boston Pizza TV Upgrade

We recently upgraded the back bar TVs at the Boston Pizza near Millwoods Town Center.  Previous to the upgrade the old back bar TVs were 60″ inch LG PLasmas that were 8 years old and showing their age.  Originally we … Continue reading

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New Alarm.com App Now Available

Alarm.com’s new iOS App Version 3.2 is now available for download on the Apple App Store. The New iOS App adds support for the Apple Watch and will allow you to arm/disarm, control locks, garage doors and thermostats all from … Continue reading

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ISC West 2014 New Products Recap

I just got back from ISC West 2014, the Security Industry’s Premier Trade Show and Conference held in Las Vegas from April 2-4.  This years exhibit was one of the best shows I’ve attended in many years.  The isles were filled … Continue reading

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How to Float a Flat Screen TV in Front of a Mirror

Mounting a Flat Screen TV on a wall is fairly straightforward but how do you do it when there is a Crown Moulding and wall mounted Mirror in the way ….?   Simple call the guys at Ion Security and Integration. … Continue reading

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BlackHawk Golf Club AV Reno

When BlackHawk Golf Club approached us to do an AV upgrade to their Club house as part of their 10 year anniversary renovation it was clear that a conventional wired solution was not going to work and some out of … Continue reading

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Stony Plain Boston Pizza Renovation – Are you ready for some Hockey!

Canadian’s are passionate about Hockey.  We design and decorate our kids rooms to look like locker rooms, we build backyard hockey rinks in the winter and even some homeowners build indoor ball hockey rinks in their basements. When Stony Plain … Continue reading

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I Didn’t Think It Would Happen To Me

Last night one of our clients experienced a break in. The location was a hair salon and the break in occurred just after midnight The burglars smashed the front window of the salon tripping the alarm and then proceeded directly … Continue reading

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