Why You Need a Door Alarm

Yes, the doors and sturdy locks could be effective deterrents for criminals. During home improvement projects, the locksmith might suggest high-security lock installation, which is an excellent choice, but more than that, you need door alarms for better security. Door alarms will let out loud blaring sounds during a burglary attack or an emergency. If you have such a device installed in your home, there is no way someone will get in unannounced.

Read on to learn more about door alarms.

Importance of a Door Alarm

  • Ensures Security 

One of the ways to reduce crime is by installing door alarms. They are particularly useful at the front door. Depending on the size and location of the facility, you can install it at the back doors and garage. With a security alarm system, criminals will be scared to initiate an attack. And even when they do, you, the neighbors, and the police will be notified. It is worth an investment for your security.

  • Security for Your Assets and Valuable

Everyone wants protection for their priced assets and will put measures to make that happen. Imagine what happens if your home is invaded by these miscreants. Criminals are always in search of luxurious houses with expensive items like electronics, jewelry, cash, assets, etc. This is why door alarms are an excellent option to keep these burglars away. 

  • Lowers Your Insurance Charges

Do you want to lower your insurance charges to the nearest minimum? Then consider door alarms. When you have a low risk of robbery, it reduces your insurance premium. Get a qualified locksmith service provider to install your door alarm system. That way, your insurance will give you a better house insurance deal when you have a reasonable security plan. 

Types of Door Alarms System 

Door alarms are readily available in different types and prices, so you have options to choose from. Irrespective of your budget, you will find a suitable product that will fit your needs.

  • Wireless Door Alarm 

The first option is the wireless alarm system. It is easy to install conveniently on the door knob. The alarm rings when someone tries to open the door by turning the doorknob. Or whenever there is an attempt by an intruder to get into the house. The sound alerts you of an entry when the door is touched. 

  • Ultrasonic Door Alarm 

Ultrasonic door alarms detect the movement of anyone who comes around the door. The sound from the transmitter beeps loudly and can cover a large area of up to 180 degrees. The sound from the buzzer rings off the hook beyond the door area so that everyone beside the house can hear. If an intruder approaches the door, the alarm goes off. 

The Right Time for Door Alarm Installation is Now!

The rate at which criminals want to invade people's property is alarming. Hence, you need to be more conscious of security around your home and business premises. The use of door alarms in protecting the door is effective even in your absence.

This is the right time to get a door alarm installed especially at the entrance. Contact Diego's Locksmith for a proper and effective installation. We provide top-quality high-security lock installation, lock repair, alarm systems installation, and other locksmith services

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