Metro Area Security

Scammers are on the Prowl

Recently, a few fly-by-night alarm companies have “suddenly” started appearing in our surrounding area. Their business practices are unethical at the very least.

They start by saying “such and such” Alarm Company went out of business. They pull your existing alarm signs out of your yard and then promote that they are here to take over your alarm so you stay protected. They have contract in hand and mislead the customer into signing a new contract with their company.

If this would ever happen to you, please call us immediately. It’s a shame some companies have to resort to tactics such as these to drum up business. Rest assured, Barcom will always be here for you.

If you have any questions, please feel free to call or visit us at our Swansea, IL office.



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