Is Your Home Security System Ready for Autumn?

It is always nice when the sweltering hot days finally make way for crisp, cool nights and the splendor of autumn season changes are underway. As you have more free time since lawnmowing doesn’t need to be done as much and snow shoveling hasn’t yet started, it is the perfect time to consider other home maintenance tasks, especially those that involve the security of your home and family. If you don’t have a home security system yet, right now is a good time to have one installed. Here’s why:

  • School Has Started. Your home is more susceptible to daytime break-ins now that nobody is home during the day. Furthermore, you may have children getting home from school before you get home from work, so a quality home security system with modern features can give you peace of mind for that gap of time. Consider video surveillance to keep an eye on them and a system that lets you unlock and relock the door for them so they don’t have to carry keys.
  • Landscaping Changes. It isn’t uncommon to have dead leaves and other brush pile up during the week before you can get to them. This could create hiding spaces near your home’s windows where a criminal can break into your home less observed. With a home security system in place, they’re forceful entry will not give them the results they hope for and can aid in capturing and prosecuting them.
  • Added Features. A home security system can include other features that are important this time of year, such as carbon monoxide detection so you can safely operate your gas furnace when temperatures dip a bit more this autumn and into the winter.

If you would like to know more about an effective home security system for your home and getting it installed to give you peace of mind that your home and family are safer, give us a call at Carolina Security Technologies. We have combined experience of over 39 years in security and consulting with both residential and commercial properties. A new system will make your autumn safer and continue protecting you throughout the upcoming holidays and seasons. Call today to learn more.