Yes, depending on what options you choose to go for we can supply you with a police URN to enable police response in the event of alarm activation, to be compliant a system monitored by the police must receive a minimum of 2 maintenance visits per annum. Please phone us for more details on monitoring options.
Yes, the alarm system is fitted with a backup battery. For the system to be compliant to current standards the alarm must be able to stay powered up for at least 12 hours, our systems will stay active for 15+ hours in the event of a power cut.
When entering the property you will have between 15-20 seconds to reach the keypad and unset the alarm system the maximum amount of time allowed by the current standards is 45 seconds.
An external sounder (bell box) to be compliant to the current standards means that it can only ring for 15 minutes to avoid any nuisance to your neighbours. An internal sounder will ring for 30 minutes before the system automatically resets itself
Yes you can, your alarm keypad will have the ability to alarm different zones meaning that a garage and/or lower floor of your property can be alarmed whilst you are upstairs at night.
If you are thinking of adding an additional member of the family in the future please inform a member of our team. Pet tolerant detectors can be fitted meaning that an alarm can be set without a small pet activating the system.
The answer to do I need CCTV cameras and which cameras are the best?. You are always better having both an alarm system and CCTV as the complement each other when used and installed correctly. As you know there are an array of cameras on the market, basically, you get what you pay for. There are indoor, outdoor, covert (hidden) or dome, fixed or pan tilt options. Depending on the application of what you wish to see or cover, it is best to go through the various options with our Security Technician/ Consultant. For more information about CCTV cameras and wireless-home-alarm-systems use the live chat in the bottom right of your screen.
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When the technician does an alarm service for your home or business. They are there to check the wiring is not damaged (ie. Rodents have not chewed the wiring). Furthermore, that the sensors are clean of dust and grime, and that the backup battery is in good condition. One of the best things is to check that the keypad is in good condition and buttons are not sticking.
Also, The time on site will depend on how many sensors you have. The location of them (as this can vary between Residential and Commercial sites) and also if they find anything that needs to be fixed or replace. Contact the wireless alarm service team that can get you booked in asap.
If your alarm is under warranty, it is best to check with the supplier who holds the warranty to ensure that the warranty is not voided by having someone other than the initial installer servicing your alarm. If the equipment is out of warranty, then you have the choice of using whomever you wish. Also ask your technician for the master code for your alarm, as in the future you may wish to use a different company to work on your alarm and this is information they will require for programming.