How to Choose a Home Security System (Part 2)
Consumers who are in the market for home security can choose between two options, DIY or professional installation.
Professional installation is required with all hardwired home alarm systems but not necessarily with wireless systems. Here are points to consider when choosing pro installation.
BENEFITS OF PROFESSIONAL INSTALLATION
Pro installation is required with high-level, hardwired security systems but
Still not sure if the pro-install option is right for you? Here are a few additional items of consideration to help inform you:
What Do I Need?
The type of system and components will depend on the construction of your home, your particular needs (security, fire, cameras, automation, etc.) and lifestyle (children, pets, etc.)
Hard-Wired vs Wireless
A hard-wired system connects all devices to the control panel via wires. Wireless systems connect via radio frequency, using minimum wiring.
You can connect to our monitoring centers via phone line, internet, or cell towers. Cellular is the most reliable since it does not rely on a power source to communicate.
Cameras and Automation
Interactive controls, cameras
At this appointment, the system will be installed and tested, interactive services will be applied, and the homeowner will be fully trained on system operation.
What’s the Process?
Contact us at 770.963.0305 to schedule an in-home evaluation to determine what equipment is needed. Monthly monitoring is $16.95 for Wi-Fi, $23.95 for
Next, we’ll take a look at replacing or modifying an existing system with EMC Security.