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9 Alternative Uses for Security Systems

Last updated on March 19th, 2023 at 04:51 pm

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Your home and family’s security is your top priority. That is why having a security system is so vital in today’s world where anything could happen. However, there are also additional uses for a security system you might not have thought of:

Protection Against Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon Monoxide can be a silent killer. It is not detectable by smell or taste and thus can be incredibly dangerous when undetected. Don’t take risks, add carbon monoxide sensors especially in your garage to prevent a fatal and tragic accident.

Protect Your Pets While Away

Keep your pets safe from burglars while away. Also protect them in the case of the poisoning mentioned above, as the sensors will go off and alert the authorities.

Fire Alarm

Most people think of preventing crime with security systems. They can also be plugged into a fire alarm. This ensures the firefighters show up if a disaster were to happen inside your home and threaten your family.

Keep Your Kids Safe from Outside

Small children like to wander off. Sometimes, they can open doors by themselves and get into the neighbor’s yards, pools, and other dangers. Monitor the opening and closing of doors with your system to prevent this from happening.

Keep Teens from Sneaking Out

Many teenagers like to sneak out in the darkness of night. They often use windows to do this. An excellent alarm system will alert you when this happens, even sending a notification to your phone.

Detect Glass Breaking

Sometimes, a thief tries to break a window instead of opening a door. By detecting frequencies, glass sensors will go off when this happens, keeping you safe.

Have an Eye on Key Possessions

Put special cameras on lockboxes and safes. If someone does enter your private area, you can see it and keep an eye on your possessions.

Know Who is Coming and Going

Guest key codes can be created with modern systems. This lets you track who is coming and going, whether it is your child, aunt, or family friend.

Identify Door Ringers

Some people pretend to be door to door salespeople. Then, they break into the home if no one is there. Identify these people with doorbell cameras connected to the security.

When it comes to getting the most out of your security, it is not limited to preventing theft. There are numerous ways to benefit from such a system. Look at the advantages above and consider which of them you could be using right now for greater peace of mind.


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