Assisted Living and Nursing Home Security plus Door Access Control

Assisted Living and Nursing Home Security plus Door Access Control
There is no question that keeping loved ones safe and secure at their assisted living area or nursery home is a top goal along with health care and comfort.  Each state has mandates and regulations that nurses, aids, and facilities have to abide by in order to help provide safe and healthy accommodations. If you ...

Pool Side Biometric Security on the Rise

Pool Side Biometric Security on the Rise
  The rise of using biometric access to gain entrances to pool areas is to no surprise; on the rise! You may wonder, what’s the point? There are many reasons why security is important around pools, especially to protect children and prevent unwanted pool hoppers in communities. Let’s go through some examples of biometric security ...

Door Access For Club Members 2

Door Access For Club Members
Access for your members Imagine how easy it could be to allow member access to only areas you have given rights to, to easily have time and attendance kept at low cost and less time, and remind users of upcoming classes and events with only one system! ACTAtek Access Control system allows you the freedom ...

Suprema Dual Technology Can Improve Your High Traffic Access 2

Suprema Dual Technology Can Improve Your High Traffic Access
Cutting out the time it takes for students and employees to clock in, Suprema now has a solution that brings down the cost of purchasing and installing many networked access control units in one area. Suprema, being the cutting edge company for improved access technology has created a 5” touch screen that has dual scanners. ...

What is a Mortise Latch?

What is a Mortise Latch?
When checking out the 1TouchXL or other mortise latch locks, you may wonder, “Have I ever seen a mortise latch?” These particular latches are almost always seen on office doors, hotel rooms, US doors from the 1940’s, and international style doors. They incorporate a deadbolt and teeth to create high security for these areas, where ...

Gift Ideas for Realtors or a New Home Owner

Gift Ideas for Realtors or a New Home Owner
Sometimes you do not know a good gift idea until it hits you on the head. This is what semi happened to myself. Throughout the year we have had  many realtor agents call and order multiple fingerprint door locks. It wasn’t until I was speaking to a particular agent that seemed to purchase quite a ...

5 Common Misconceptions About Biometrics 1

5 Common Misconceptions About Biometrics
Let’s go through the 5 Common Misconceptions About Biometrics. Biometric locks are hard to use! A common misconception about Biometrics Access Control Products and Home Locks are that they can be quite difficult to use. Biometrics products are created to provide ease of uses in a workplace or home environment. Almost all good companies that ...

How to Screw Up a Fingerprint Door Lock

How to Screw Up a Fingerprint Door Lock
   Many people wonder, “How could I mess up my fingerprint door lock?”, there can be some reasons for a broken lock, so let’s go through them. If the lock is not IP 65 rated or weatherproof then using it in an area that get extreme weather will cause a defect in one way or ...

Accessories to Consider with Suprema Access Control 2

Accessories to Consider with Suprema Access Control
There are several accessories to consider when setting up an access control network. Which accessory would be considered useful & which might be mandatory is based on many factors that a sales representative can help explain. Here are some basic details. –BioMini: Most popular accessory. It allows for remote registrations at a desk or office. ...

Door Hardware for Access Control

Door Hardware for Access Control
Door hardware The Access Control system that gets installed is only half of the security equation. Hardware for Access Control is also important. For each access point being secured there are two items that are always required. First of course is the Biometric reader & secondly there is the locking device that is physically securing ...