Home security systems are vital in ensuring the safety of your home when you are away. However, outdated systems give you little control over your home when you are gone, and provide no way to monitor your system remotely. This is where interactive security systems can provide a huge advantage. These systems give you complete control of your home’s security system no matter where you are, which provides countless benefits such as:
Convenient Remote Control From Your Mobile Device
One of the greatest benefits of interactive home security systems is the ability to control your security system from anywhere in the world as long as you have internet access. This means that if you go on vacation and forget to set the alarm, there is no need to panic. You can activate your security system poolside from your phone. Similarly, if you are at work and the dog walker or repair man is coming by, you can remotely disarm the system and let them into your home without having to leave work.
With interactive security, you will also receive immediate notification on your mobile device should your home security system detect unexpected movement within your home, or if there is evidence of a forced entry. This gives you ample time to assess the situation and make sure that the proper authorities are notified immediately.
Remote Video Monitoring
An interactive system also allows you to use video monitoring to keep an eye on your home from your mobile device. This means that if you receive an alert of movement within your home, you can check to see what is going on in your home in real-time. This also gives you the option to check on pets, children, or elderly relatives when you are out of the house, giving you an increased peace-of-mind.
These are just a few of the benefits an interactive home security system can provide. Contact us to learn more about these systems and the reasons to consider a security system for your home.