How much you'll pay for your Salt Lake City, UT home security system is determined by your choice of installation, equipment and monitoring service. With the right combination, there's a home security option for every budget. For example, if you're the DIY type, you'll be glad to know that you can potentially save yourself up to $200 in installation fees. And better yet, some security companies in Salt Lake City offer basic security systems at no charge if you add a monthly monitoring service. If you decide to buy the security system, be prepared to spend roughly $230. The good news is you'll then own the system outright. There are as many options for monitoring as there are alarm systems; monthly monitoring fees range from $29.99 to $200.
A wireless home security system can add an additional level of security to your Salt Lake City, UT home. With a 100% wireless system your home is connected to the monitoring center through a cellular uplink rather than phone lines or internet cables. This is an added level of protection against burglars who think they can cut wires to disable your system. In fact, as long as cellular service for your security system is operational, your belongings and family are protected. In addition, because all the equipment communicates wirelessly, setting-up your system is quick and easy. Best yet, when you move, the wireless security system moves with you.
As a homeowner, you now have the ability to monitor your home from near and far thanks to wireless security cameras. You will find an array of security cameras available on the market today, including infrared, interior and exterior, motion-activated and night-vision cameras. An added feature of motion-detection cameras is they only record when they sense motion, instead of recording hours of footage with nothing going on. You can set text or email notifications to let you know anytime they detect motion. Smartphones, tablets and computers all allow you to access the feed from your cameras once you're alerted to a potential situation, regardless of where you may be. Whether you're across town or across Utah, you'll be able to remotely monitor your home, property, pets, package deliveries, and more.
How many times have you left the house and wondered if you'd locked the doors or armed your alarm system? Now you can double-check on both right from your smartphone. With the help of automation solutions, you can control many of the electronics in your home remotely. You can control anything you connect wirelessly to your central control hub, such as lights, your furnace or a/c, and of course your alarm system. Tracking what's happening in and around your home, from deliveries to kids leaving, is as easy as getting a text.