Arrrgh! False alarm!

We got home last evening and found out our home alarm had been blaring out for about 20 minutes a little while earlier. The neighbors let us know that the horn is Very Loud. We apparently have a bad sensor. The neighbors got together in the yard opposite our house and discussed it awhile, then called the cops who came out and checked over things.

Major embarrassment.

So I decided to sweeten up the folks a bit by putting together these little goodie bags that included a hand-drawn smiley face that was traced and cut on the Glowforge.

The peace offerings were a big hit. They assured me that they weren’t bothered by the event, it was the most excitement they’d had in weeks.

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You should make sure that they know when it is fixed so that if it does ever go off again – for a real incident – they don’t think it’s still broken and don’t do anything!

And it’s chance to gift them another small laser token and get them wanting to be alert :smiley:

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FANTASTIC idea! (Poor neighbors!) :smile:

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Very thoughtful! Not to mention incredibly cute!

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What a great way to tackle this issue!

What a kind gesture. You’re the neighbor everybody wants to be neighbors with!