How good are home security alarms in apartment buildings ?
Are home security alarms necessary in apartment buildings. We own our condo and were considering installing a home security alarm. What do home security alarms do, what are they capable of ? Is it worth paying $ 30 a month for an alarm ? Is Brinks a good name in the alarm industry. Thanks in advance for any suggestions or ideas.
Asked By: dana l - 8/23/2007
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It really depends on the system. All of the bigger alarm companies use around the same level of product as far as quality. Be advised of the following, what the alarm companys do is sign you to a contract for years at a time. Say 4 yrs for 199.00 Right? ok and what they do is incrementally increase your monthly fee... More
Answered By: mlk682 - 8/23/2007
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They can alert the police, fire, and medical. I know that the alarms in my complex go off all the time and people have become used to the alarm going off. It does help your insurance premium to have one. Check out a consumer reports web page and read reviews about the different company's.
Answered By: sarah h - 8/23/2007
if you have the fear, no amount of monthly payments can make you feel safe. Don't feel safe? move out.
Answered By: mel - 8/23/2007
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