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Intruder alarms for domestic properties

Protecting your home, your belongings and your family from the threat of intruders is of great importance, with many people taking extra steps to ensure their property is fully secured. From CCTV, dead-bolted doors to motion lights, the options available are varied enough to suit all domestic environments. Alarms systems can add value to a house, and it’s a question estate agents will often ask when valuing a property. When it comes to choosing an intruder alarm, there are a number of things to consider to ensure that you end up with the most suitable solution to your specific property’s needs.

The security installer and provider

Choosing your alarm installer is a major decision. Checking for relevant accreditations as well as considering their reputation within the industry. At Jensen Security and Fire Systems we are an NSI accredited company with 30 years industry experience.

Type of alarm system

At Jensen Security and Fire Systems we will be able to provide you with advise you on this decision. Technology is changing constantly: remote and wireless alarms now provide an effective solution, with a number of sensor triggers and keypad operation options available, including operation via apps on smart phones. Monitored alarms are ideal for those who are regularly away from home, as all incidents are monitored from a central location and key holders or, in some cases, the police are notified in the event of a triggered alarm. Having an idea about where your home is most vulnerable will help to determine the alarm that you choose. Take all possible access points into account, including front doors, back doors, windows and garages, and consider alarm options accordingly in relation to motion sensors and other components.

Additional security features

Home security doesn’t stop with residential intruder alarms. While an intruder alarm plays a highly important role in any security system, when used in conjunction with other security features your property becomes far less vulnerable to intruders. Consider door entry systems – ideal for flats – to monitor those entering the building, or CCTV to act as both a visible deterrent and to gather evidence in the event of a break-in.

Choose Jensen Security and Fire Systems:

Our experience and commitment to excellence in the fire and security arena has earned us the reputation as the best security service in the area, and this is reflected in our customer feedback:

Jensen were recommended by a neighbour and we would not hesitate to recommend their services. From the initial survey by Tom right through to installation and testing, the service provided by the team was professional, friendly and instilled confidence. We are delighted with the alarm and the aftercare & maintenance arrangements. Mr H, Peterborough, Domestic Alarm customer

We found that Jensen Security responded promptly to our initial inquiry for an alarm system together with camera surveillance. The system was explained to us and modified to suit our particular needs. The cost was competitive and the installation was arranged to our convenience. The engineers were clean and tidy and the installation was completed to our satisfaction. Mr S, Domestic Alarm and CCTV customer

If you are looking for an intruder alarm installation or upgrade, please call the office to arrange a free site survey or discuss any queries you may have, on 01733 391888.