For example, if you are at the office and a person approaches your main entry, your video doorbell will discern the motion. The device will instantly dispatch an alert to your cell phone with a video clip of your guest. You may then access the integrated smartphone app and converse with the person at your door by using the two-way talk feature, or have connected smart lighting illuminate, so it seems like you’re in the house. When a break-in does occur, your home’s protection will immediately alert your around-the-clock monitoring specialists, and they'll quickly contact the authorities.
A security system defends against fire, floods, and carbon monoxide
Various emergencies can happen at your residence. Fire, flood, and carbon monoxide typically come unexpectedly and escalate quickly. Pairing different safety sensors to your alarm system allows your smoke alarms and other components the same functionality as your monitored motion detectors.
When a crisis occurs, your high-decibel siren will go off, signaling all occupants of the house to get out. You may even have an alert sent to your phone, which is particularly beneficial when you're away at work. Your monitoring agents are also notified, so they can contact emergency services while you get your family to safety.