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May 2017 Campaign: Residential/Commercial/Summer Safety

Post #1:

The weather is getting warmer and NOW is the time to use your Virtual Keypad App to adjust thermostats and set schedules. This will reduce cost and keep your house at the perfect temperature setting when you’re home and away. #virtualkeypadapp #DMPtips

Post #2:

Do you enjoy opening your windows during the springtime? And then forget to close them at night? If so, window sensors can help keep your home secure with a faulted zone alert when you arm your system. If you want to leave your windows open, just bypass that zone. #DMPsafetytips #virtualkeypadapp

Post #3:

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! We hope you have a happy and safe weekend with friends and family as we remember and honor. #happymemorialday #honorthebrave

Post #4:

Running a commercial business front and preparing for the upcoming Memorial Day sales? If so, make sure you turn on your security system’s “Traffic Count” feature to record foot traffic, track peek hours, strategize sales promotions, and collect important marketing data for your business! #DMPtips #commercialbusinesstips #trafficcountdata

Post #5:

Heading out of town on that much-needed vacation and worried you won’t have good cell service? Rest easy knowing your central station can verify/confirm alarms with video verification. #DMPcommercialtips #videoverification

Post #6:

Hiring additional employees for the summer months? Use your Virtual Keypad App to setup a new “Summer” profile with temporary access credentials for your summer help. Those access codes will work until the programmed expiration date, giving you more control of your operation. #DMPcommercialtips #virtualkeypadapp

Summer Safety Tips

Post #7:

The “Chime” feature on your alarm keypad gives you an extra layer of protection with children at home. The chime will alert you if a door is opened, plus you can receive push notifications when there’s activity on the doors. #virtualkeypadapp #summersafetytips #DMPtips

Post #8:

Keep doors and windows locked and your system armed during the day. The majority of home break-ins happen during the daylight hours when it appears no one is home. #DMPtips #summersafetytips

Post #9:

Working parents with older children at home during the summer months can use the “Check In” feature on their security keypad to ensure their kids are home safe and sound. #DMPtips #virtualkeypadapp #summersafetytips

Post #10:

You’ve been running errands and just got to the play-date with your kids, and realize you forgot to adjust the AC and arm your alarm system. With the Virtual Keypad App, you can do it directly from your phone, or program a schedule to take care of that for you so you never have to worry about it. #virtualkeypadapp #summersafetytips

Post #11:

If you have a gun safe or fire proof safe inside your home, easily install a sensor that will alert you if the safe is opened for any reason. #summersafetytips #DMPsafetytips #gunsafety

Post #12:

Does your family have a fire escape plan? Equip your family with an emergency fire escape ladder for 2-story windows or higher. All adults and older children should know where to find the fire extinguisher. Make sure all smoke/carbon monoxide detectors are in working condition. #DMPsafetytips #firesafety

April 2017 Campaign: Spring Residential 

Post #1:

The onset of Spring is a great time to change the batteries in all of your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. You should check that all are in working condition at least twice a year. And while you’re at it, make sure everyone in your home knows where the fire extinguisher is! #DMPsafetytips

Post #2:

Are you busy with Spring time home maintenance? Don’t forget to change all filters in your home to maximize airflow and cut down on energy costs. Your AC units, furnace, refrigerator, and vents to the dryer, etc. could all use some TLC. #spring #homemaintenance

Post #3:

To reduce AC costs as the weather warms up, rotate your ceiling fan counter-clockwise to push the airflow straight down, creating a wind chill effect. They say wind chills can make your room feel 8 degrees cooler! #spring #homemaintenance

Post #4:

While you’re working in your yard this Spring and Summer, remember to keep your shrubbery trimmed around your home, especially in front of windows. Overgrown shrubbery is an easy place for burglars to go unseen. #DMPsafetytips

Post #5:

It’s never been easier to keep your thermostats at just the right temperature! Set up schedules on your Virtual Keypad App to save on energy costs and keep your home comfortable. #virtualkeypadapp

Post #6:

Pet sitters are a huge help during Spring travel. Make sure to give them a temporary code to your automatic locks and security system. Or, make things even easier to arm and disarm with a key fob. Plus, if your pet sitter’s schedule changes, you can always lock/unlock, arm/disarm, turn on lights, view cameras, and more from your Virtual Keypad app! #VirtualKeypadapp

Post #7:

Your security system can expand to accommodate your growing needs. Add an extra layer of security to your home for out of town travels with automatic lights! It’s great because all interior and exterior lighting can be set up on a schedule (using a Z-Wave device) and controlled through your app! #DMP #smarthomefeatures #VirtualKeypadApp #DMPsafetytips

Post #8:

You’re heading out of town and the last thing on your to-do list is locking up, right? Well go ahead and hit the road because with lights, locks, thermostats, windows, doors, and motions all accessible through your app, you can secure your home at any time from anywhere. #VirtualKeypadApp #DMPsafetytips

February 2017 Campaign: Commercial App Features and Product Updates

Post #1:

Are you getting the most out of the Virtual Keypad App for your commercial operation? Top features include multiple area arming, arming/disarming scheduling, profile management, and more! #virtualkeypadapp #commercialsecurity

Post #2:

Need to gather information about foot traffic in your business? The Traffic Count feature can provide you with this powerful and important analytical information. This feature can help you manage staffing needs, inventory, hours of operation, marketing/promotions, and more! #virtualkeypadapp #commercialsecurity

Post #3:

The Virtual Keypad App's Video Verification feature is where it's at! With both end-user verification and central station video verification, the app makes it easy to see what's happening at any point in time and cuts down on false alarms. #virtualkeypadapp #commercialsecurity

Post #4:

Do you have one area of your business that stays open 24/7 (like a call center or warehouse), but you need to arm another (the sales and marketing building) at the end of the business day? You can easily achieve this by setting up an arming and disarming schedule through the Virtual Keypad App. #virtualkeypadapp #commercialsecurity

Post #5:

Keeping close tabs on lost revenue is important. With the "Late to open early to close" feature, you'll receive a push notification if your system opens late or shuts down before your scheduled closing time. #virtualkeypadapp #commercialsecurity

Post #6:

Safety is our top priority and that's why Zone Inactivity Audits are available to you. This reporting tool is especially helpful for guarded facilities. You'll receive a push notification if your guard doesn't register at the checkpoint after the desired amount of time. #virtualkeypadapp #commercialsecurity

Post #7:

Have you heard about the new XR550 update? This firmware update gives you the ability to add up to 96 doors of access control. That's like adding six panels to your single panel! It's more cost effective to purchase and install, plus you have easier management of codes, profiles and schedules.

Post #8:

Did you know you can easily add access control to an existing XR150 or XR550 panel? Just add the DMP 734N-WIFI to your end-user’s existing WI-FI network and presto! - another door of access at your facility. (No renting lifts or installing expensive access control cable.)

Post #9:

To monitor employee traffic, generate a report from your XR panel to verify who came through the door, at what time.

January 2017 Campaign: 2G Reminders, New Year's Resolutions, and Smart Home Security

Post #1:

If your home security system is no longer in working order due to AT&T’s 2G Sunset, please contact your alarm company to take the proper steps towards an upgrade.

Post #2:

AT&T’s 2G Sunset is in full swing! We recommend you test your alarm system to ensure it operates on a 3G+ network. Contact us with any questions.

Post #3:

New Year’s Resolution… ARM your security system during the day!

Did you know that most burglaries occur during the daytime hours when homeowners are away? So use your alarm system day and night. Keep doors and windows locked AND make sure to arm your system every time you leave home.

Post #4:

Too many homeowners are paying for their home security system to be monitored, but are only arming their system at night. Utilize your system and arm it during the day! (Statistics show that’s when the majority of break-ins happen.)

Post #5:

Just a reminder to ARM your home security system during the day! #newyearsresolution #safepractices

Post #6:

Tip: Like many homeowners, you have lots on your mind as you’re rushing out the door in the mornings. So, let the Virtual Keypad App arm your alarm system for you! Just set up an arming schedule and ta-da! #virtualkeypadappfeatures

Post #7:

Tip: Turn on your “Smart Arming Reminder” to alert you if your system is disarmed when you leave the premise. #virtualkeypadappfeatures

Post #8:

The Virtual Keypad App makes it so easy to arm and disarm your security system that you don’t even have to get out of bed to do it! Talk about safety and convenience! #virtualkeypadappfeatures

Post #9:

It’s 2017 and many homeowners are interested in upgrading to a smart home. We could go on and on about the added security and convenience benefits, but smart home features also save you time and money. Your DMP alarm system is fully capable of turning your home into a smart home, so contact us today to learn how!

Post #10:

Interested in making your home a smart home? Start the process by simply adding a Z-Wave light bulb or door lock. The Virtual Keypad App allows you to build from there at your convenience. #ZWave #newyearnewhome


December 2016 Campaign: Holiday Safety Tips

Happy Holidays from your friends at DMP! While you’re enjoying the joy and magic this holiday season brings, it’s important to keep your family safe and your home secure. Here are some great safety tips to keep in mind while you relax and be merry!

Post #1:

There is a rise in car break-ins during the holiday season, so don’t store gifts in your vehicle, AND keep them out of sight while shopping.

Post #2:

Leaving the boxes from your new, expensive merchandise at the curb makes your home a target for burglary. Make sure to take your trash out on “trash day” to minimize attention.

Post #3:

Your home security cameras are the perfect way to confirm package deliveries and also deter thieves from picking up boxes from porches. Use our cameras to your advantage.

Post #4:

Use your home security system’s Z-Wave feature to automate your Christmas lights, including your Christmas tree, for extra safety.

Post #5:

Christmas trees can be a fire hazard. Stay safe by keeping your tree heavily watered and NEVER leave your tree on while you’re away or asleep. Your security system’s Z-Wave device is a safe and convenient way to make sure your tree’s lights are turned off every night. And if you forget to turn off the tree before you leave the house, simply use your Virtual Keypad App to turn them off!

Post #6-7:

Oh what fun it is to set a “Holiday Schedule” on your Virtual Keypad app! Set one up for complete control over your Christmas lights, holiday decorations, interior/exterior lighting and thermostats! (Perfect for in town or on vacation!)

Increase your home security by making it look like someone is home even while out of town. How? Automate your interior and exterior lights, including the festive ones!

Post #8:

In a rush to leave town and forgot to adjust your thermostats? No worries, you can do so with the Virtual Keypad app. It’ll cut down stress and save you money!

Post #9:

For a safe holiday, keep glass ornaments out of reach from small children and pets. Opt for plastic, shatter-proof ornaments when decorating your tree.

Post #10:

 

Keep your family safe AND warm this holiday. Inspect and clean your chimney before using your fireplace every winter.


October 2016: Commercial Dealer Topics

The following posts focus on DMP’s unique product features that have been developed for the commercial market.



Post #1:

The DMP Virtual Keypad App “Area Arming” feature was developed for commercial users to easily control the arming/disarming of the security system’s multiple areas, all from a single page in the app! Download the Virtual Keypad App here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/virtual-keypad/id447825243?mt=8.

Image: Virtual Keypad App showing commercial area arming.

Post #2:

Do you have an office or franchise in multiple locations? Use the Virtual Keypad App to fully manage your security and access needs at each of your locations.

Image: Map showing multiple locations.

Post #3:

Are you using your security system’s built-in “Traffic Count” feature to collect important data about your business? If not, you should be! Repurpose your disarmed alarm system and you have marketing intelligence right at your fingertips.

Image: Retail location with people entering doors.

Post #4:

Do you know who is an active user for your alarm system? Keep your authorized users database up to date with the “User Code Inactivity Reporting” feature.

Image: Reporting screen on iPad, phone, or computer OR crowd of people using cellphones.


September - December 2016 Campaign: 2G Sunset


Post #1:

What’s the AT&T 2G Sunset and how does it impact you? Learn more here.

(https://www.att.com/esupport/article.html#!/wireless/KM1069631)

Image: Sunset with cell tower


Post #2:

Does the AT&T 2G network shutdown have you concerned? Contact your alarm company to ensure your home security system is at least 3G or 4G capable. #2Gsunset

Image: 2G/3G/4G clouds on chalkboard 


Post #3:

Your home security system communicates on either a 2G, 3G, or 4G network. As of December 31st, 2016, all 2G networks will cease to exist. This means, if your alarm system communicates on a 2G network, it will no longer work after the end of this year. We suggest you contact your alarm company to ensure your alarm system is at least 3G capable. #2Gsunset

Image: DMP keypad in home.



Post #4:

Is your alarm system still running on 2G? If so, please contact your alarm company to upgrade your system immediately to avoid service interruption. After December 31st, 2016, all equipment running on the 2G network will no longer be in working order. #2Gsunset

Image: Person calling alarm company with keypad on wall.

 

Post #5:

Now is the time to upgrade your security system before AT&T shuts down the 2G networks! Newer systems will add increased security and convenience features, so be sure to consult with your alarm company to find the best security solution for you. #2Gsunset

Image: Person learning about a new security system and keypad.

Post #6:

As of December 31st, all security systems running on a 2G network will no longer work. Please contact your alarm company to upgrade your system to avoid service interruption. #2Gsunset

Image: Woman pressing 3G touchscreen button.

 

Post #7:

Think of your home security system like a cell phone. Every few years you upgrade your cell phone to take advantage of speed, features, and the latest technology. Your alarm system works in a similar way! With the 2G Sunset quickly approaching, now is a good time to update your security system. Learn more about the most innovative features and virtual keypad app here. (Link to dealer’s webpage.)

Image: Virtual Keypad App screen.

 

Post #8:

All security systems operating on a 2G network will no longer work by the end of this year. We suggest you call your alarm company to make sure your security system is at least 3G capable. #2Gsunset

Image: Cell tower at colorful sunset.

 

Post #9:

Does the 2G Sunset have you considering an upgrade? Newer security systems have app capabilities, faster communication speeds, and built-in features that can increase security while saving you money. This can offset the expense of upgrading your system. Contact your alarm company to learn more.

Image: Customer learning about new systerm features/Z-Wave equipment.

 

Post #10:

Beat the 2G Sunset and upgrade your alarm system today! #2Gsunset

Image: Bright sunset in distance.


August Campaign: Back to School Safety Tips



Post #1:

As summer vacation comes to an end and kids head back to school, now is a good time to incorporate added safety precautions into your family’s new routine.

Back to School Safety Tip #1: Using the #geofencing feature in your DMP Virtual Keypad App, set up a Geofence around your child’s school. You’ll receive a cell phone alert notifying you that your child got to school safely, as well as what time he or she leaves each afternoon. Then, do the same for your house.

Image: Photo of a mom in the office looking at her cell phone with the notification saying the child has entered the geofence.



Post #2:

Back to School Safety Tip #2: A Z-wave lock eliminates the need for a key and can be opened with a smart phone. Just give your kids their own special code and no one has to worry about a lost key.

Image: Kids getting off school bus together.



Post #3:


Back to School Safety Tip #3: It’s important to inform your children that it is NEVER safe to answer the door while home alone. So, when you need to see who is at your door, cameras can add an extra layer of security for you and your child. Teach your kids how to view cameras from their smart phone.

Image: Parent showing child how to view cameras on a smart phone.



Post #4:


Back to School Safety Tip #4: Your DMP system features notifications that are sent to your App when children come home from school. Each child should be given his or her own code for added security, and you can also make sure they re-arm the system once inside.

Image: Screenshot of DMP keypad.



Post #5:

Back to School Safety Tip #5: How many times have you said, “Don’t forget to lock the door behind you!”?

Did you know, you can setup a Favorites feature to lock the doors of your home at any given time? Whether it’s right after they leave in the mornings or get home in the afternoons, put your locks on a schedule and talk about peace of mind!

Image: Image: Z-wave lock on a door.

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