5 Benefits of an Integrated Security System

Posted by Rick Charney on September 18, 2019

Most businesses know the value of systems integration. An integrated system allows all the business's apps and tools to seamlessly work together. It improves customer service, increases efficiencies, and boosts sales. This is also true of integrated security systems. Here's a…

Do You Have Loiterers on Your Commercial Property?

Posted by Rick Charney on September 13, 2019

There’s loitering and then there’s drunk loitering.

Roof Security Is More Critical Than You Think

Posted by Rick Charney on September 3, 2019

As a property manager or owner, you often think about securing the building, common areas, storefronts, alleys and parking areas. There is one area that many overlook and it can be an expensive problem. What is it? Roof security. The roof is where your expensive HVAC system and…

What Can You Do About Vandalism on Commercial Property?

Posted by Rick Charney on August 29, 2019

"The high rate of vandalism in Europe and the United States has produced negative effects such as immense financial losses, destruction of priceless art works, reduced public services, and growth of general mistrust," writes Stanley Cohen in "Psychological Analysis of…

Retail Security: Storefront Snackers Sent to Jail

Posted by Rick Charney on August 20, 2019

Crime in retail spaces is nothing new. For the property owner and manager, it is a big priority.

Your Business Could Be Responsible for Crime

Posted by Rick Charney on August 14, 2019

Here's a cautionary tale that can happen to any business. Legal action forced one Dallas business to shut down. The owner and managers of that business did not commit a crime. They did not sell drugs, commit robberies, or run a prostitution ring. Rather, their business became…

What You Need to Know About Trespassing

Posted by Rick Charney on August 9, 2019

Trespassing is unlawful and expensive for businesses. Property owners and managers constantly need to find ways to grow revenue, keep tenants happy, and uphold the brand's reputation. How you manage trespassing can greatly affect the bottom-line. The good news is that you can do…

Retail Centers That Take a Leap of Faith Supercharge Profits

Posted by Rick Charney on June 24, 2019

With the advent of e-commerce and fast shipping, some retailers find that it doesn't pay to have a brick-and-mortar store. They close up shop and leave vacant spots in a retail center. Others, on the other hand, continue to thrive. You don't want to risk losing them because of…