Prestige alarms supplies and installs home security systems throughout Birmingham, Hoover AL, Huntsville, Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills. There was a time when people could go to bed without worrying about locking their doors. Those days are long gone. When murder comes to town you no longer sleep with unlocked doors. There was a time when most people would did not need home security systems. Those days are also gone.
Home security systems help keep you, your loved ones and your possessions safe. We live in an increasingly violent and unpredictable world. If you value the safety of your loved ones then not having a home security system is no longer an option.
There are different components to a home security system. The first main component Is a burglar alarm. The signage that is placed in and around your property will act as a deterrent to most criminals and wrongdoers. Your alarm is fitted the motion sensors that will also detect an intrusion. When that happens, the alarm will sound warning occupants. It will also send a signal to the monitoring station alerting armed response. Fire and pool alarms are also a good idea.
Another important element of home security systems is access control. Access control can be by way of proximity cards and keypads or biometric. This is important for apartment blocks and big mansions. Video surveillance can also improve security at home.
Automation also plays an important role in modern home security systems. Home automation gives you greater control and enables you to control devices and keep an eye on things even when you are away from home.
If you don’t want to be a victim of a crime, a fire or a pool accident, then you should discuss your home security options with the team at Prestige Alarms.