Frequently Asked Questions
If you have more detailed questions please contact us or submit a web request to hear from Ray.
At the very least we want to protect the doors and windows leading into the home. Most break-ins occur through a forced door or broken window. We then address additional protection with the homeowner. Smoke alarm detection is also extremely important
Yes! A properly designed security system allows a separate setting for “at home” or “away” operation.
Yes! we offer the choice in motion detectors that can be pet immune! (conditions apply)
Yes! We have audible devices such as external and internal sirens and sounders, which are in most cases, “a first line of defense” for deterring burglars. We also will discuss with you the options of a “silent” alarm in the event of duress.
Growth. More households are interested in life safety and protecting their stuff. The unfortunate reality is even though we live in nice, safe communities, we are still vulnerable.
There is always a fit. Protecting what matters most; for some it is about life safety. For others, it is about protecting their stuff!
The installation cost is a onetime investment. The ongoing monitoring costs (if required) are typically a monthly payment.
Yes! All of our alarm systems are designed with a “standby battery” that will operate your alarm during a power failure.
Yes! Most insurance companies will discount your insurance rates (check with your insurance company)
Yes! The system can be armed with the press of a button and disarmed with a 4-digit code or key fob.
Simply use your alarm code to silence the alarm and then if monitored call your Central Station with your unique password to cancel a response.
Continued advancements with remote services and integration.
Home security solutions are similar in scope, however much different technically. Wireless technology has evolved into a better solution with long-battery life. Remote Services is available with Apps available to be connected to the security system remotely and a “lifestyle” component has recently been introduced, with integration to lighting controls, thermostats for temperature control and the ability to lock/unlock doors which are integrated to the security system in the home.