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Non Monitored Home Alarms

You may think that non monitored home alarms may be more of an ideal choice for some who would rather not have to rely on an outside source for their home protection.  In fact, there are many different alarm systems that you can customize to fit your specific needs.  There are many components you can include in an alarm system that will help you self-monitor your own system.  You can include as many as you think will give you full protection of your home.

Sensors are the heart of any home security system.  You can place motion sensors at your home’s points of entry to alert you when you have an intruder.  Since you are self monitoring, you will probably find that loud alarms are best in this situation because it is more likely to scare away an intruder whether or not you are home.  You can also use sensors that work as fire alarms so that you can take the proper measures in case of fire.

Another component you can consider with your alarm system is camera surveillance.  One of the advantages of cameras is that they tend to deter burglars before they have a chance to break in.  You can include useful devices with a camera system such as closed circuit television monitors you can keep right on your property. LifeShield even allows you to download and save photos and videos on your computer or tablet. 

Wireless technology has made it even easier to keep tabs on your alarm system, so you should also consider getting a system that provides you with remote capabilities to monitor your system.  For instance, more people are using smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices, so there are apps all kinds of apps — even for allowing you to access your security system no matter where you are.  You can find out if there is a disturbance on your property even if you are on vacation.

While there are few benefits to  non monitored home alarms, many people prefer professionally monitored home alarm systems.  If there is an emergency, your monitored system will contact the police, fire department, and EMS to help you. Of course, it is up to you to decide what type of system will work more effectively for your preferences.  In either case, wireless technology has made it much easier to get the type of security you desire.

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