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Making Your House Secure

While security systems are the best way to keep your home secure, the cost can add up. Keeping your home secure, however, is an important part of keeping you, your loved ones, and your valuable possessions safe. There are a few other more cost-effective ways to ensure your safety around the house by keeping just a few things in order. Keep things working: Thieves aside, a malfunctioning appliance can start a quick-spreading fire that can endanger you and your loved ones. Keep your appliances working...
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Why Should You Hire a Locksmith?

As a general rule, locksmiths are important for your own personal safety and security. The services that a professional company like Community Commercial Security can offer are invaluable. First and foremost, locksmiths can fix any sort of key-related issues, which can directly affect your security. If you’re locked out of your house or car, the locksmith can get you in at any time. These services include but are not limited to lock picking, key cutting, or key replacement and duplication. We also offer keycard access...
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Community Commercial Security offers many Services throughout Orange County

At Community Commercial Security, we offer a vast array of services for our clients. We want to make sure that you receive the best services and products that are available. Our team specializes in security design, installation, and the latest technology to earn your trust and loyalty. Our services include but are not limited to: Access Control: Access control consists of using a keypad door lock or card access to make your business security systems safe and secure. Access control restricts access to sensitive areas...
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Deadbolts: should you have one?

ComCom Security is your Orange County Locksmith! When it comes to locking your home, the safety of you and your loved ones should be the first priority. In 2012, the FBI reported that 60 percent of 2.1 million burglaries included forced entry, so the decision of what kind of lock to buy and whether a deadbolt should be included are important. There are two main categories of deadbolts. The first is a single-bolt, which is where the lock can be controlled by a key from...
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ComCom Security Installs Access Control Systems linked to Lockdown Systems

In light of tragic events such as shootings at schools and movie theaters, many of our customers have asked us how to keep their hospitals, schools, and places of business safe in the event of such an unforeseen emergency. For large facilities, we recommend an emergency lockdown system, which is directly linked to your access control system. As with any emergency preparedness plan, the first step is prevention. Oftentimes access control systems, when properly designed and managed, provide better security than physical fences and gates....
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Smart Keys: Are they worth the Hype?

It’s no secret that technology has advanced rapidly in the past decade. Lately it seems like you can control pretty much anything just by swiping your smartphone screen, and if you can’t, well, you can certainly call someone who can make it happen. But in this period of rapid technological transformation, one thing has remained unchanged, until now, that is: the house key. Most carmakers have switched to key fobs (if you don’t have one, you’re missing out; if you do have one, then you...
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How to Pick the Perfect Locksmith

Unfortunately, many people have fallen into a common locksmith scam. Most commonly, people call a cheap locksmith to get their locks changed, only to find a few weeks later that their house has been entered and their valuables have been stolen. These scamming “locksmiths” use their own key to enter the house when you aren’t home and steal irreplaceable items. How to pick the perfect locksmith? There are a few ways to be able to tell when a locksmith is fraudulent. -       Avoid “Toll-Free” Numbers:...
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What Small Businesses look for in Security

Theft of merchandise, break-ins and vandalism are some of the most important concerns in small businesses, and certain precautions need to be taken to avoid them. In a survey conducted by Harris Polls, they asked 712 small business owners about their top security concerns. In their research, they found that video surveillance comes across as the most important security measure that helps relieve the stress of theft, vandalism and break-ins. Of the businesses surveyed, 66 percent believed video surveillance to be beneficial, and not without...
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Security Cameras can save your Grass–and then some

We recently had a plastics company call us with a big problem: just outside of their facility, there was a large grass field area. Once or twice a year, someone was coming onto their property and driving, skidding, and turning very quickly on the grass, completely ruining it in the process. The result was thousands of dollars in damage. They wanted to know if there was anything that could be done to prevent this from happening again. We visited the facility and after thoroughly analyzing...
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Surveillance Cameras: can they save you money?

Why Surveillance Cameras could save You Money If you own a restaurant, run an office, or manage any type of retail store with a lot of overhead, then this information is for you. Did you know that the people most likely to steal from you are your own employees? And they might not even think twice about it—or even realize they’re doing it. Take, for example, the food server who is serving a table full of his friends. Most of them order cocktails and waters,...
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