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THE SECRET OF OUR SUCCESS: AFFORDABILITY & FANTASTIC SERVICE

Two years ago, Oyvind Sparboe and Myron Jacobsen brought Reed Security to Prince Albert.
 
“We were long term employees at another security company and we saw first hand there was a lot of room for improvement.,” said Sparboe. “We looked at several partnership options and after careful screening, Reed Security and their $5 a month promo was clearly the best choice.”
 
You can feel at ease knowing your home, cabin or business is secure when you choose Reed Security as your security provider.  Solutions include Alarm Systems with 24-7 Monitoring, ReedHD™ Hi-Def Cameras you can view from your smartphone and Access Control swipe-card systems which control who goes where and when.
 
The one thing separating Reed Security from the rest is the commitment to providing Excellent Customer Service. Reed Security cares about building long-term relationships with their clients, going above and beyond before and after the sale. Some companies may take weeks to provide service, while Reed Security’s goal is by the next business day.
 
Jacobsen and Sparboe know one of the biggest benefits to having a monitored home security system, is it provides constant monitoring when you are unable to do so yourself. If you need to leave town for business or a vacation, they recommend putting your trust in Reed Security. Reed Security offers full monitoring and is a ULC listed company, which indicates a high standard of monitoring and installation. You can feel assured there will be a response to an emergency situation. Additionally, when you are away from your home or business you can use remote monitoring services. For example, ALARM.COM interactive services use 3G cell towers to connect your security system directly to your smartphone, tablet, or PC. No phone line is required.


 
“Today, your security system can provide you with a variety of notifications,” said Jacobsen.  “There are a lot of latch-key kids out there so now when the kids come home from school at four o’clock, or whenever, you can get a notification on your phone that lets you know the kids are home.”
 
Jacobsen and Sparboe want to inform potential customers that an alarm system can also provide additional protection to a variety of other factors including fire and carbon dioxide detection while preventing intruders and protecting valuables.
 
“A security system is not just used for security anymore,” said Jacobsen. “A lot of people think, ‘Oh, I will never get broken into.’ Well, you could still have a flood in your home, you could have a fire in your home or your furnace could quit.
 
“Today you can add to your security system a variety of sensors such as environmental sensors, low temp sensors, water sensors, smoke sensors and carbon dioxide sensors.”
 
An Anniversary Gift to You!
 
In celebration of Reed Security’s 15th Anniversary in Saskatoon and Second Anniversary in Prince Albert we would like to offer all new clients the following alarm promo: 

  • $99 activation (reg. $299) for all Switch Overs
  • $299 activation (reg. $599) for all New Installations
  • $5 a Month 24/7 Monitoring for the first year (after that it’s only $19.95)
  • Free low temperature sensor
  • Free ALARM.COM Interactive Services – for the first month
  • Professional Installation with Full System Test
  • Up to 25% Off Home Insurance – consult your broker
  • Expires November 30th, 2015

 
 
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Problems with THEFT? We can help.

FREE ESTIMATES in Prince Albert & Lake Country
Call 306.922.7200


FREE ESTIMATES in Saskatoon & Area
Call 306.653.3200


or Click Here

DEALER INQUIRIES   virgil@reedsecurity.ca






CAN YOU OUTSMART A THIEF?


All About Theft

  • 66% of break-in's are forced entry and forced entry attempts
  • 34% of break-in's are unlawful entry (without force)
  • In 2014, Saskatchewan had 8506 break-in's (164/week)
  • Break-in's occur in all areas of the City - not just the "bad areas"
  • Most Home break-in's occur when you are at work or travelling (daytime)
  • Most Business break-in's occur when you are at home (evening and weekends)
  • Cabin's and Lake properties are especially attractive
  • 98% of break-in's occur though main floor doors and windows (often unlocked)
  • Thieves target the Master Bedroom
  • Thieves steal:
    • Cash and Credit Cards
    • Jewelry
    • Designer clothes and sunglasses
    • Electronics such as TV's, Stereos, Computers, Video Game systems, Smartphones and Tablets
    • Tools
    • Sporting Goods
    • Cars and Trucks or the contents in them
    • Building Materials
    • Alcohol and Prescription drugs
    • Your Identity


How to Prevent Theft

  • Use Common Sense
    • If you lose a key, get the locks changed.
    • Ask all strangers for identification.
    • Never hide an extra key outdoor - especially underneath a mat or on top of a light fixture. This is the first place the bad guys look. Leave an extra house key with a friend or a neighbor.
    • DO NOT advertise on Facebook or other social media that you are on vacation. If you want to post photos, then do it when you get home.
    • For insurance purposes take photos of the contents of your home.
    • Keep all receipts in a safe and easy to find location.
    • Write down the model and serial number of all electronics.
  • Make it Difficult
    • Door chains are easy to bypass. Install deadbolts.
    • Install a stopper or stick on all sliding doors and windows.
    • Install window bars on all basement windows.
    • Make sure all doors and windows are properly locked.
    • Keep your premises well lit at night.
    • Install timers that turn lights on at different times. This gives the appearance that someone is home.
  • Install a monitored Home Security system
    • 400% less likely to have a break-in.
    • up to 25% insurance discount.
    • optional ALARM.COM with automatic lights.
  • In case you do have a break-in:
    • If it looks like a door or window was forced open, DO NOT go inside. The Burglar may still be on site.
    • Call the Police from your cellular phone or from a neighbor's house and wait.


Source: Department of Justice, Statistics Canada, Saskatoon Police Service, FBI, Insurance Institute of Canada, 18 Years Experience


If you would like more information on any Reed Security Product or Service please


FREE ESTIMATES in Prince Albert call 306.922.7200
FREE ESTIMATES in Saskatoon call 306.653.3200

 

 

 

 

 

 

DISCOVERY MOTOR SPORTS REDUCES LOSSES WITH VIDEO MONITORING SERVICE

Discovery Motor Sports recently partnered with Reed Security to Decrease Theft and Losses.

We designed a layered security solution consisting of:

  • ReedHD Hi-Def Cameras - Records faces & License Plates
  • After Hours Video Monitoring Service; our Emergency Operators   
    • Perform live look-in's every 12 to 15 minutes
    • Respond to smart camera alerts
    • Notify the client and the POLICE
  • Easy-to-Use Video Management Software - "Review Hours in Minutes"
  • All events are recorded in HD 10 to 14 days
  • Alarm System with 24/7 Monitoring - includes Advanced Fence Cut Protection 
  • Protected by Reed Security Warning signage
  • PC, iPhone, iPad, Android apps.
  • Reed Concierge Plan: 100% parts & labour warranty, preventative maintenance with annual site visit, and HelpDesk support

 

If you would like more information on any Reed Security Product or Service please


FREE ESTIMATES in Prince Albert call 306.922.7200
FREE ESTIMATES in Saskatoon call 306.653.3200




Discovery Motor Sports is proud to be the only full-line Polaris dealership in Saskatchewan. In addition to a great line-up of Polaris snowmobiles, ATV’s and side-by-sides, DMS-Saskatoon is thrilled to carry Victory and Indian® Motorcycles.
 
Drop by to check out the newest motor sports showroom in Saskatoon. Meet their friendly, Polaris certified staff and find out how easy it is to have the time of your life; on-road or off! From the day you buy it to the day your retire it, Discovery Motorsports Saskatoon has what you need - parts , service, accessories and riding gear.
 
The store may be new, but the staff has over 26 years of experience with Polaris products.







GREAT NEWS! WE'RE GROWING OUR PRINCE ALBERT LOCATION


Nearly two years after opening a Reed Security Authorized Dealership in Prince Albert, SK - owners Oyvind Sparboe (left) and Myron Jacobsen (right) have the confidence to expand. The new location features a ReedHD Camera Experience Center that let's prospective clients "try before you buy". Please stop in and see how we capture Faces & License Plates.

Before opening Thor Security Ltd. both Security Specialists worked for a local competitor and each had 7 years experience with service management, installations and troubleshooting, but they needed some help with all the other stuff.

Reed Security Authorized Dealers are mentored and receive on-going coaching with starting a business, planning, financing, operations, value-selling, marketing, and delivering excellent customer service.

It's been a very successful two years and they've started long term relationships with hundreds of Home and Business clients in Prince Albert and northern Saskatchewan. You may recognize some of them:


 

Problems with THEFT? We can help.

FREE ESTIMATES in Prince Albert & Lake Country
Call 306.922.7200


FREE ESTIMATES in Saskatoon & Area
Call 306.653.3200


or Click Here

DEALER INQUIRIES   virgil@reedsecurity.ca

PHARMACHOICE GOES THE EXTRA MILE TO INCREASE SAFETY & SECURITY FOR 250 MEMBERS


Partnership Announcement


When you visit an independently-owned pharmacy, there's a good chance that, alongside the store name, you will see the PharmaChoice logo. Created to support the strength of the independent pharmacy, PharmaChoice is a cooperative-based, member-owned company with over 250 stores across Western Canada.

Health is our most precious commodity. From the very young to the elderly, quality of life depends on quality of health. In an increasingly demanding world, the role of the pharmacist has remained central to the day-to-day life of the community. Customers count on a familiar and trusted person for professional service and wellness advice. Moreover, for our growing infant and senior population, your PharmaChoice Pharmacy is a convenient, one-stop shop where you receive quality, choice and value.

MEMBER BENEFITS:


"At PharmaChoice, we are highly committed to the safety and security of our employee’s and patient’s.  When we met with Virgil and Charissa at Reed Security, they were able to identify and develop specific security solutions, based on our needs.  Virgil and his team pride themselves on staying ahead of the curve when it comes to new technology, and creating security solutions tailored to each customer’s unique requirements. They are an industry leader in both commercial and home security!"
-Grady Brown, CEO, PharmaChoice West


If you would like more information on any Reed Security Product or Service please


FREE ESTIMATES in Prince Albert call 306.922.7200
FREE ESTIMATES in Saskatoon call 306.653.3200

 

 

 

 

 

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Locations
SASKATOON
Reed Security Group (HEAD OFFICE)
14-1724 Quebec Avenue
Saskatoon, SK S7K 1V9
Ph: 306.653.3200

SuRe InnoVations
2525 Wentz Avenue
Saskatoon, SK S7K 0X5
Ph: 306.974.0888
1.844.384.SAFE (7233)

Locations
REGINA
ViboPulse Services
Ph: 306.206.0700


Locations
PRINCE ALBERT
Thor Security Ltd.
1-243 South Industrial Drive
Prince Albert, SK S6V 7L9
Ph: 306.922.7200

Locations
CALGARY
Oxford Security Systems
1105, 6027-79th Avenue SE
Calgary, AB T2C 5P1
Ph: 587.393.2800

Locations
LLOYDMINSTER
Fierce Electric Ltd.
A division of Heating Solutions International Inc.
3902 52 Street Close
Lloydminster, SK S9V 2G9
Ph: 306.825.3772

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