Construction Trespassers Arrested after Attempted Vehicle Break-in

Posted by Ryan Cox on September 8, 2021

The recent rise in the cost of construction materials has led to an increase in thefts and attempted thefts at constructions sites across North America. Would-be thieves are always on the lookout for a quick hit.

Construction Trespasser Tampers with Truck

Posted by Ryan Cox on September 3, 2021

Construction sites have a variety of valuable items that appeal to and tempt trespassers and thieves to breach barriers and steal. Semi-trucks and trailers are valuable equipment that are often present on sites. Materials stored inside the trailer, such as lumber, and parts of…

Live Video Monitoring: Effectively Deterring Costly Construction Theft and Damage

Posted by Ryan Cox on August 4, 2021

New housing is one of the largest consumers of lumber. When interest and mortgage rates fell during 2020, it brought many more buyers to the single-family housing market. Factor in sawmills that couldn’t keep up with demand and it created the perfect storm for a lumber…

Challenges and Opportunities in Construction Industry 2021

Posted by Ryan Cox on July 20, 2021

Unlike other industries, the actual construction of a building can't be done remotely. The only things that can be done virtually are designing and revising a building's plans. Once those plans are approved, the work must be done in person even if part of it is prefabricated.…

How Does the Rising Cost of Materials Affect Multiple Industries?

Posted by Ryan Cox on June 12, 2021

Have you been questioning the cost of materials lately? It's true that the price of materials for construction, home improvement, and building projects has soared in the past year. For some materials, the cost has increased to the highest levels in years. The Associated General…

Our Stealth Construction Security Experts Will Be at Build Expo Dallas 2021

Posted by Ryan Cox on May 18, 2021

Our local DFW team of construction security specialists from Stealth Monitoring will be in attendance at Build Expo Dallas at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Center, June 16-17th. We’ll be at Booth 716. We’d love to meet you and tell you about our proactive live video monitoring…

5 Reasons to Upgrade Your Construction Equipment

Posted by Ryan Cox on April 5, 2021

Fortunately, the pandemic has not affected construction activity as it's on the rise. With unemployment also increasing, you might assume that would solve the worker shortage problem. However, not everyone who is out of a job has the knowledge and skills to use construction…

How to Protect Your Construction Trucks to Keep Them Safe

Posted by Ryan Cox on March 15, 2021

With the hustle and bustle happening on a construction site, the simplest things can fall by the wayside. One of those is protecting your construction trucks and large equipment. This is especially true in the days of tight budgets exacerbated by the pandemic. Don't become…