NEWS


News and information on the best in fire, security, and home automation.

New services and staff

Vail Electronics’ commercial division, Meridian Intermountain, has a new staff member. Jorge Umana has joined us as Commercial Manager. He can be reached at 970 376 7855.
Meridian’s services includes:
Fire Sprinkler inspections, Fire extinguisher services, Kitchen hood inspections.
Combine all your life safety and fire inspection into

Smoke Alarms

Every home should have smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, but with so many different kinds on the market, it’s difficult to know which is the best option. You want to save money, but you also want to make sure what you’re buying will save your life. Combination alarms like the 2-in-1 smoke and carbon monoxide …

Chief Jon Jon Asper joins Vail Electronics

After over 20 years service to the Greater Eagle River Fire District as Fire Chief, Jon Jon Asper has joined the Vail Electronics team. His vast background in fire codes will be a great asset to our staff. Please join me in Welcoming Jon Jon to the Vail Electronics team.

NAPCO I See Video cameras

We have installed several NAPCO I-See video cameras with great success. The customers love the ability to see both interior and exterior cameras on their smart phones. Get video clips sent to them when an alarm is triggered. The video is stored remotely and is accessed through a monthly service. The cameras have IR capability, …

Fire Alarm Manual FS 1004

We just uploaded the Edwards Signaling Technology manual for the FS 1004 to our web site. Manuals are located under the about us tab. Feel free to use this manual for your needs.

Services and area covered

Vail Electronics offers the following services: Home Automation, Home Electronics Integration, Home Theater service and Installation, Remote Controls, Home Media Rooms installation and service, low voltage structured cabling, Monitored Security Alarms System, Home Sound Systems, IP cameras with DVR, Integrated Access Control, Fire Alarm Installation and Inspection in the Steamboat, Oak Creek, Kremmling, Silverthorne, Breckenridge, …

Home Security Scandal

Check out this link. We test each security device installed and verified the alarm was sent. Motion detectors are to be walk tested to verify coverage. Unfortunately, ADT “free” alarm contracts do not let customers cancel wtih out paying the entire balance. You get what you pay for in a security system. http://www.kget.com/news/local/story/Contact-17-Home-security-scandal/m5bF8hAUFkyoV1GZBFhu8Q.cspx

Vista Monitored Security Alarm System

We just uploaded the Vista 128 FB installation instruction from a recent fire alarm and security system project in Vail. The system is comprised of 18 addresable smoke detectors, 3 addressable heat detectors. Security system has 12 doors, 6 motion detectors, 3 carbon monoxide detectors and a Flo- Logic water detection and shut down system.

Alarm Maintenance

Home owners often ask how often should the batteries be changed in their home fire alarm and security system. The answer is not that simple: Some batteries need to be changed as required by code, some batteries are changed by manufacturers recommendation. The battery in your monitored fire alarm should be changed according to NFPA …

Home automation system

Home Automation and Control System with Elan G! We have completed installing in our office the Elan G! Home automation and Home audio system. The Elan G! system has 3 zones of audio and 3 sources. We are using one I-Pod dock that sits in the rack as one music source. The other two sources …

OUR SERVICES

Our main services are Entertainment, Security, and Home Automation.

HOME ENTERTAINMENT

Home entertainment systems from Vail Electronics can range from a single surround sound area to music distribution and control throughout your home...

SECURITY SYSYTEM

Interactive security alarm systems give you peace of mind that your home, family and pets are safe. A new monitored security alarm system is easier to use and convenient...

HOME AUTOMATION

Control 4 combined with Amazon Alexa makes controlling lighting, thermostats, sound systems and TV's a snap. We can create scenes to automatically...