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  • Comprehensive maintenance and warranty contracts

Welcome to edt Security Solutions

We Design, Install, Maintain and Upgrade Intruder alarm, CCTV and Access control systems in Domestic and Commercial premises across the North of England.

To make sure you get the right security system for your needs, and not a one size fits all package email us or call 01274 551520 now to arrange your FREE, NO OBLIGATION SECURITY SURVEY.

Alarm Systems Crossgates

Alarm Systems Crossgates

Homeowners invest a great deal of money in their homes, both in the initial purchase and in the furnishings of the home. Yet when it comes to the protection and security of their investment, such as a home security system, they spent next to nothing.

As providers of the best alarm systems Crossgates has to offer, our alarms can be purchased and installed at a minimal cost and will undoubtedly save you a fortune in the long run. Without doubt, home alarm systems will decrease the likelihood of a break-in by the mere presence alone and should a break-in occur, there is no question that a functional alarm system will rapidly reduce the amount of time that an intruder will remain present within your home.

When searching for a competent installer of alarm systems Crossgates, EDT Security are without doubt, an obvious contender. No two homes will be the same and here at EDT, we recognise the need to specifically aim our service at your particular requirements.

Typically, a security system will use sensors that are positioned at vulnerable locations throughout the home, such as doors and windows, in order to detect an intruder upon entry. Here at EDT, we recommend that homeowners supplement these sensors with similar deterrents located outside of their house, in order to discourage thieves from even approaching the house.

Typically, there are two main types of alarm systems from which to choose: monitored and unmonitored. The choice is generally based on the homeowner's own preferences.

The bare-bones approach is an unmonitored security system, which simply features audible alarms and perhaps some flashing lights. The idea behind this system is to frighten the burglar away, while also attracting the attention of neighbours or passers-by, who may then alert the police. However, with the growing presence of noisy alarms, a major insurance company's survey revealed that 33% of Britons ignore ringing burglar alarms, generally assuming that someone else will respond.

The alternative is a monitored system, which works by immediately alerting the monitoring company if there is an intrusion. The monitoring company will then attempt to contact you or your named contacts to ascertain if there is an actual intrusion. If the monitoring company receives no response, they will then contact the appropriate emergency services. This option provides the most security for your property, helping to eliminate any risk of damage or theft.

When researching the various options of the alarm systems Crossgates has available, it makes sense to include the installation of smoke and fire detectors. This potentially life-saving step can give you early warning that can stop a small incident from becoming a tragic disaster.

The cost of alarm monitoring will depend upon the security system that you have installed and the terms of the contract that you entered into upon installation. Most competent installers such as EDT can provide you with a unique, tailor made alarm system that will include specialty systems such as panic buttons which can be activated in the event of an emergency and closed circuit cameras that allow both monitoring and recording inside and outside your home.

The installation of a security system is one of the smartest investments you can make in your home. Fortunately, there are security options available for almost every individual need, so that you can feel safe and secure. All you need to remember to do is to set the system when you go out.