Are Home Alarm Systems Worth It?

18 / 11 / 2020

There were more than 170,000 victims of unlawful entry with intent in 2019 alone, with the majority of offences occurring in residential locations (source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, recorded crimes).

Are home alarm systems worth it?

To protect life and valuables, it’s crucial to put every security measure in place. This is also good for your peace of mind which will help you better focus on other important things in your life, work or business.

Whether you’re naturally optimistic or not, it really helps to have quality security systems in your dwelling. These can help prevent countless break-ins and incidents that you’ll never witness. One reason is that when burglars or intruders immediately see your home have security cameras and alarms, it becomes too risky and bothersome for them. They prefer picking an easier target and location than risk being caught.

Also, when the alarm gets triggered the tendency is for the burglar to panic, stay still and then leave. If the security company and local police get promptly notified, there’s a greater chance for the intruder to get caught. The noisy alarm can also immediately alert you of a potential threat and buy you a few precious seconds or minutes. That might be already enough to save a life or protect your property and valuables.

Having alarm systems and other security technologies (even if there’s that upfront costs and monthly fees) is such a small investment compared to the safety and peace of mind you’ll gain. It only takes a single incident to wipe you out of thousands of dollars or cause you years of regret afterwards.

With modern security technologies in your home, each night you can sleep safe and sound. You would also worry less whenever you’re away (whether busy at work outside or having a vacation). Having security measures is more than just giving you peace of mind but also about allowing you to enjoy more of life and focus on other things that matter.

If you have enquiries about security systems and technologies, you can contact us here at Access Denied Security. We’ll give you a free quote and a substantial discount if you phone us now at 0455 999 777.