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5.0 (4)

Albany, CA


Quality is my top priority. I am committed to maintaining high standards, even if it means spending more. Although competitors may offer lower prices, I invest in ensuring your complete satisfaction. ... read more

Recent review:

"Highly professional"

Reviewed by David H.

Splinter Security

5.0 (4)

Patterson, CA


Throughout the region, we have collaborated with various clients since our establishment. Having skillful and amiable experts is essential to providing excellent service, which we have accomplished.

Recent review:

"The security services provided by Splinter Security are truly commendable with competitive pricing. Our interaction with Umer for the wedding event security was remarkable, as he remained attentive to... read more"

Reviewed by Anthony R.

1 Cerberus Security & Patrol

4.0 (2)

Fremont, CA


1 Cerberus Security & Patrol was established on the core values of professionalism and service excellence. Our goal is to guarantee top-notch security guard services for your business. We offer custom... read more

Recent review:

"The security guard had a highly adaptable schedule and maintained punctuality consistently. He possessed the necessary skills to handle individuals with questionable intentions."

Reviewed by William W.

Divine Alpha Security

5.0 (1)

Santa Rosa, CA


Hi there! I'm Jenn, a Security professional with 16 years of experience. I'm excited to share my latest venture with you - starting my own Security company as a proud female business owner. Over the y... read more

Recent review:

"With Jennifer and her team at the helm, everything was streamlined and professional. Knowing that Kevin was managing all the details, I was able to fully enjoy our event. Without a doubt, I'll be retu... read more"

Reviewed by Rachel Y.

Alert Security & Patrol

5.0 (6)

San Francisco, CA


At our company, we prioritize customer service, ongoing security training for our team, and meeting the specific needs of our clients. With security personnel located throughout Northern California, w... read more

Recent review:

"The trio we hired were punctual and exhibited professionalism throughout. They immediately started surveying the venue, prioritizing safety. We particularly appreciated their assistance in promptly ev... read more"

Reviewed by Heather H.

Coleman Security & Investigations (CSI)

5.0 (2)

Atherton, CA


Coleman Security offers an extensive range of security services, both armed and unarmed. This includes overseeing security operations centers, responding to security incidents, and assisting visitors.... read more

Recent review:

"Due to the urgency of the matter, Troy quickly provided us with a suitable match. It was crucial for the DM to have the security guard join his team right from the beginning. We are thankful for the u... read more"

Reviewed by Emily N.

Combat Krav Maga/ Berserker Combat Academy

5.0 (1)

San Carlos, CA


As a scenario instructor and bodyguard, I offer individual and group self-defense training. Get in touch to schedule a session.

Recent review:

"Sensei Brown excels as an instructor by incorporating practical situations into my training and delivering personalized content that is always current."

Reviewed by Heather R.

Morgan’s Piano Lessons

5.0 (6)

Bothell, WA


My main objective is to ensure that piano lessons are both enjoyable and comprehensible in terms of music theory. As a qualified teacher, I offer classical piano lessons to beginner and intermediate s... read more

Recent review:

"My daughter really enjoys Morgan's company. She is composed, supportive, tolerant and compassionate. Morgan has excellent interpersonal skills and makes learning an amusing activity for my daughter."

Reviewed by Jacob S.

Malcolm Mandela Pro.

5.0 (11)

Bedford, TX


Our cleaning company takes a unique approach. We kindly request the opportunity to impress you with our exceptional services. Let us show you that everyone is a stranger until given a chance. With com... read more

Recent review:

"They did an exceptional job, always delivering results. Both he and Bre are pleasant and compassionate individuals who pay close attention to your requirements."

Reviewed by David B.

Am2Am Cleaning Services, LLC

5.0 (27)

Mesquite, TX


Dear Prospective Clients, We are a small family-owned business that offers a diverse range of professional services. Our company is certified in water mitigation and handling, and we specialize in cl... read more

Recent review:

"Aaron provided excellent service by completing the task within the given timeframe as promised. Additionally, he went above and beyond by tidying up the work area, which is greatly appreciated. Thank ... read more"

Reviewed by John S.

What is security guard?

A security guard is one of the most common professions these days. The security guard job description involves ensuring the safety of the people and property within the guarded property. These people are considered an integral part of the total security of any place.

How much does a security guard cost?

Unarmed Security guard service costs $35 per hour. It can vary depending on the security guard company. Armed security guard services can cost up to $20 per hour for special situations, such as events with many attendees.

What does a security guard do?

Security guards are a vital part of maintaining security and safety in many different types of places, from businesses to hospitals to even private residences. They provide protective services by monitoring security cameras and patrolling facilities. Security guards are also responsible for responding to any security alarms that might sound, and they can help detain criminal suspects until local police arrive on the scene. In order to ensure the security of everyone involved, security guards observe nearby persons and objects for suspicious activity and occasionally perform ID checks. On top of all these responsibilities, security guards must remain vigilant at all times to respond quickly and correctly to any potential problems that arise.

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