Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: Why should I invest in Fog Armed?
A: Fog Armed Security Systems are a great investment providing you with the added advantage of active security for your home or business. The Fog Armed mission is to deliver a proactive and practical approach to theft prevention. Our security fog generator is designed to actively defend you if a break in were to occur. Fog Armed takes pride in delivering innovative and effective security solutions.

Q: What’s the difference between traditional security systems and Fog Armed?
A: Put simply, traditional systems are limited to passive security and Fog Armed provides active security. Fog Armed protects and defends during the event of a break in. The dense fog from our security fog generator is designed to deter and stop intruders.

Q: I already have a traditional alarm / security system; why do I need a security fog generator?
A: Traditional alarm / security systems are limited to passive security. They are helpful for alerts, monitoring and recording but cannot protect. It is advisable to have an active security measure in place. Fog Armed Security Systems work in conjunction with traditional security systems to provide an additional layer of safety.

Q: I already have a smart alarm/smart home device; why do I need a security fog generator?
A: Smart alarms and smart home devices do offer more convenience compared to traditional security systems, but they are also limited to passive security. Smart devices offer an easier way to monitor, record and receive alerts but still cannot actively protect. It is advisable to have an active security measure in place even with home automation and smart security. Fog Armed Security Systems is the perfect addition to smart security.

Q: I don’t have a traditional alarm or smart device; can I still use a security fog generator?
Yes, Fog Armed Security Systems can be used independently to protect you and your property.

Q: Is Fog Armed for Homes or Businesses?
A: Both! Fog Armed provides innovative and effective security solutions to homes and business. No room or project is too big or too small. Business owners can confidently secure their premises with Fog Armed. Homeowners can be rest assured that Fog Armed Security Systems can maintain a safe environment and provide a greater sense of security.

Q: Are the security fog generators safe/approved?
A: Yes, Fog Armed Security Systems are safe to use. The fog is made using natural, food-grade materials and does not contain any harmful substances or chemicals. Fog Armed Security Systems have also passed toxicology and inhalation tests.

Q: What’s the fog made of?
A: The fog is made using natural, food grade materials and does not contain any harmful substances or chemicals. The fog consists of magnesium oxide, foaming agent, white sugar and kaolin. This combination of ingredients makes it eco-friendly and safe for you and the environment. There would be no damage caused and no residue left after fog activation.

Q: How do I activate it?
A: In the event of a break in, the fog generator would quickly activate once the alarm sounds. You can also manually activate the generator via the Fog Armed Mobile App. There is also a panic button included for additional protection.

Q: How does it work?
A: Once activated, the fog generator swiftly disperses a thick cloud of fog. With the use of advanced cold fog technology, fog is released in 1 second, the key area is covered in 5 seconds and an area of up to 260 sq. ft. is completely covered in just 10 seconds. The barrier of dense fog defends and conceals your valuable items. The fog acts as a major deterrent for criminals and takes away the incentive to steal.

Q: What is included?
A: What’s included will depend on your selected security option, the FA-7001 or the FA-7002. The FA-7001 is our original security fog generator that comes with many benefits and features including a wireless remote control, a panic button, power adapter and wall mounted brackets. The 7002 is our advanced security fog generator that comes with all of the benefits and features of the FA 7001 PLUS a Mobile App, HD Camera with night vision and 360 coverage, PIR Sensors, built-in trio of fog canisters ,power adapter and ceiling mounted brackets.

Q: How do I maintain it?
A: Fog Armed Security Systems are easy to install, set up and maintain. The security fog generator doesn’t require much attention or work to maintain. To keep the high quality of the system, it should be kept clean and free from dust. The canisters are easily replaceable and have a shelf life of 2 years after which it’s advisable to replace them. Please log in into our website for more information on maintenance, warnings and warranty or feel free to call us or email us. We’ll be happy to help you.