home in handsWith the New Year quickly approaching, what better time to consider a home security system installation! When it comes home security systems, there are various elements to think about. One of the main elements is how it can benefit not only you, but your family as well.

  • One of the most popular benefits of a home security system is that it protects your belongings and valuables. You most likely know someone who has had their home broken into and lost some sort of jewelry or electronic. The loss can be devastating, especially if it is something that is irreplaceable. Most home security systems have an alarm that would scare off any potential burglars and will notify the local police.
  • A 2009 study showed that as the amount of installations increases, the amount of robberies decreased. This went for people without home security systems as well. Not only will the installation of a home security system protect you, but it will help to protect your neighbors.
  • With the modern security systems that are now installed, you can remotely monitor your home and what’s going on when you’re not there. Depending on the system and provider, you can even control things like the lights, locks and thermostat.
  • While you do need to pay a monthly fee for your home security system, it can lower your homeowner’s insurance!
  • With most security systems, you can choose to receive notifications for when your smoke or carbon monoxide alarms go off. You may even be able to send a notification to authorities.

When you install a security system into your home, you not only add an extra layer of protection, but you also give yourself peace of mind. Regardless of whether your rent or own your home, the benefits of owning a home security system are endless. For more information on installing a home security system, contact Basco Security, Inc. today! We can be reached by calling 781-294-4166 or by filling out our online contact form.