Detroit is the largest city in Michigan. As one of the major port cities along with Detroit River and world’s automotive center, the city is a great place to live and visit. At one time the city also had one of the highest crime rates in the nation. While home burglaries are a concern there is a simple way you can protect your home.
The most important thing you can do is invest in a home security system. Statistics show that homes without an alarm system have a higher break-in rate. To prevent your home and family from falling victim to a home burglary you should consider a LifeShield wireless security system. The wireless option is superior to the traditional hard-wired system for numerous reasons: it’s convenient, cost efficient, easy to upgrade, and it’s portable. This means if you move you can take it with you. Also, if you ever need to upgrade your system with additional components it will save you both time and money.
What kind of additional security components are available?
- Siren detector: This device can signal the monitoring center to dispatch the fire department as soon as your smoke or carbon monoxide detectors start beeping. Since a reported home fire occurs every 87 seconds on average that added protection will surely give you some peace of mind.
- Flood and temperature sensors: These are a great option for anyone with an additional home. With Lake Huron and Harbor beach not too far away, this added protection may be a good idea for a vacation home. If the pipes burst you’ll know about even if you’re not there.
- Glass break sensor: If you have a sliding glass door or large window, place a sensor nearby to signal any damage. The loud alarm is likely to scare away most intruders.
- Security cameras: In home cameras will let you know what’s going on in your home in real time. As soon as an alarm is triggered they will start taking snapshots of what’s happening and who’s in your home.
The best systems will provide protection for fire, carbon monoxide, flood and medical emergencies. With a multitude of options and round-the-clock safety monitoring you’ll know you can count on your alarm system 24/7. Both you and your family will free more secure knowing they are protected by a Detroit home security system.