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The Complete Book of Home, Site and Office Security: Selecting, Installing and Troubleshooting Systems and Devices / Edition 1
     

The Complete Book of Home, Site and Office Security: Selecting, Installing and Troubleshooting Systems and Devices / Edition 1

by Bill Phillips
 

ISBN-10: 0071467440

ISBN-13: 9780071467445

Pub. Date: 07/26/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

This is a one-stop resource for securing and protecting homes,
businesses, and valuable property. Written without technical jargon, this guide focuses on choosing, installing, and troubleshooting security devices and systems and offers insider advice on starting and running a security consulting business.

Overview

This is a one-stop resource for securing and protecting homes,
businesses, and valuable property. Written without technical jargon, this guide focuses on choosing, installing, and troubleshooting security devices and systems and offers insider advice on starting and running a security consulting business.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071467445
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
07/26/2006
Pages:
309
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments

Chapter 1: History of Loss Prevention

Chapter 2: Strengthening Doors

Chapter 3: Exit Door Devices

Chapter 4: Securing Windows

Chapter 5: Lock Basics

Chapter 6: High-Security Mechanical Locks

Chapter 7: Electronic Locks

Chapter 8: Electromagnetic Locks

Chapter 9: Intruder Alarms and Home Automation

Chapter 10: Access-Control Systems

Chapter 11: Safety and Security Lighting

Chapter 12: Closed-Circuit Television Systems

Chapter 13: Safes and Vaults

Chapter 14: Automobile Security

Chapter 15: Home and Office Insurance

Chapter 16: Home and Office Security Basics

Chapter 17: Neighborhood Crime Watches

Chapter 18: Computer Security

Chapter 19: Choosing and Using Security Professionals

Chapter 20: Preventing and Surviving Home Fires

Chapter 21: Terrorism

Chapter 22: Creating a Web Site
Appendix A: Registered Professional Locksmith Test
Appendix B: Registered Security Professional Test
Appendix C: Installing a Securitron Mortise Glass Lock
Appendix D: Finish Codes
Appendix E: Trade Journals
Appendix F: Installing Securitron Magnalock Devices
Glossary
Index

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