When is it time to upgrade your current security system?

Posted by AlarmSouth on Jun 5, 2018 5:41:24 PM

     There comes a time when every security system will need to be updated.  That time could be by necessity or personal preference. Your system may be malfunctioning or you just want the latest in security technology.  Below we go over the top reasons to upgrade your current security system.




- The system is outdated.   It is a good idea to upgrade your system every 10 to 15 years.  Around this timeframe components could start to malfunction and may cause issues such a false alarms.  A technology update will give you the latest capabilities provided by the security industry.


- Going wireless.  You may want to upgrade to a wireless system in order to avoid the risks of lightning strikes or power surges during bad weather.  It also removes the risk of hard lines being cut, ripped out, or tampered with.  


- Advances in technology.  Upgrading could be an option if you want to take advantage of the latest and greatest technology.  You can now have smartphone access to control your system and view your cameras.  There is also the wonderful world of home automation where you can have door lock control, lighting control, and even thermostat control.  All great advances that put you more in touch with your security system.


Please give us a call if you have any questions about upgrading your security system and let us know how we can help with your decision.


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Topics: Home Security System, Upgrade Security System