Who's Watching Your Property?

Our Story

We are a Security, Home Audio, and Home Automation company that started doing business in Invermere in 1983. We take great pride in installing the best products we can find. We are a local company, providing local service.

We supply monitoring for burglary, fire, freeze up, flood and glass breakage.

We can supply full home automation, as well as remote monitoring and video surveillance. We supply and install sound systems, home theater systems and projector systems.

Products & Sevices

Security Alarm

For over 35 years, we have used Napco alarm products because they are all well made, reliable and
user-friendly. Systems are also available that can be armed and disarmed remotely using your smart device

Video Surveillance

We supply and install closed circuit TV for commercial and residential applications. We sell Dahau and Hikvision digital video recorders. Systems are available that can be viewed via Smartphone

Building or Renovating?

Hardwire vs Wireless

Did You Know?
• RFE Alarms has a 24 hour guard on call to respond to emergencies.

• RFE Alarms will hold a key for your house and in the event of a fire, flood or low temperature alarm they can get in and save your home.

• Insurance companies give discounts on a monitored security alarm.

• RFE Alarms installers are licensed and bonded.

• If you're building a new house or renovating an old one, don't miss your opportunity to pre-wire.

Wired

Wireless

Security Alarm

Wired     vs      Wireless
AESTHETICS wired in walls and door jams, nothing visible
BULKY REPEATERS on all doors
RELIABLE isolated direct contact throughout whole system without interruption
FALLIBLE the more wireless devises you have, the higher the chance of signal failing
LOWER MAINTENANCE 1 main backup battery in case of power failure that automatically recharges
HIGHER MAINTENANCE wireless devices will always need battery changes. More headaches and higher maintenance cost long term
VALUE TO YOUR HOME selling feature
Not considered a part of the home/structure

Security Camera

Wired     vs      Wireless
CONSTANT POWER SOURCE and a BACK UP BATTER
NEEDS A POWER SOURCE “PLUGGED IN” or batteries and can lose power
FOOTAGE STORAGE hardwired to a recorder in a different location in the house. If the camera is damaged/stolen, the footage is still there. View and playback with no extra charge from smart devices
camera recordings are on the camera and can be stolen or STORED ON A CLOUD that include expensive monthly fees
AESTHETICS no visible wires
BULKY PLUG-IN WIRING
LOCATION can be pre-wired any location for superior coverage
LIMITED LOCATIONS due to signal range
CUSTOMIZABLE SYSTEM with local licensed technicians to install and provide instructions
LIMITED PACKAGE OPTIONS
LOCAL TECH SUPPORT AND SERVICE
OVERSEAS TECH SUPPORT

Audio/Video

Wired     vs      Wireless
AESTHETICS everything wired through the wall, no hanging/visible chords, cleaner look
ALL DEVICES NEED TO BE “PLUGGED” in a power source. Visible cords
SPEAKERS IN WALL can be flush and/or painted to match wall colour, making them nearly invisible
BULKY Take up counter space
SOUND QUALITY sound is balanced throughout room
SOUND ONLY COMES FROM THE AREA YOU’VE PLACED SPEAKER. You have to have a visible speaker wherever you want sound.
MULTI-FUNCTIONAL can be tied into home theatre system or TV
ONE FUNCTION music
VALUE TO HOME selling feature
NOT CONSIDERED A PERMANENT PART OF THE STRUCTURE
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rfealarms@shaw.ca
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