Why Having a Security System with Remote Access is a Must

Smart home technology can help make your home more secure.A security system can help you feel safer while you’re relaxing in the comfort of your home. But what about when you need to leave? You trust the system will work for you, but now and then, you may wish you had a way to check in on what is happening while you are at work, on vacation, or simply in another room.

Remote access security systems have the solution to that conundrum. Constant monitoring from video cameras, and the ability to both view and record the feeds, offer you an unprecedented level of access to what happens in your home. Learn more about how a remote access system can make your life safer and easier!

Feel Like You’re Home While Away From Home

A robust security system, that includes cameras, provides you with definitive knowledge of what happens when you are at work, on vacation, or otherwise out of your home. These systems connect online and can be accessed from any internet-connected device, day or night. Utilize your laptop, your tablet, and even your phone to check in on the security of your property.

This ability to monitor the status of your home from anywhere has obvious applications for vacationers. You can truly relax while you are away, knowing your home is just as you left it, or check in after inclement weather hits the area. However, there are other applications for remote access systems that can add convenience to how you work and live.

Versatility and Peace of Mind for Families

Parents frequently wish for more than one set of eyes so they can keep tabs on their children’s activities. It is impossible to be everywhere you need to be to monitor what your children are doing while still having time to yourself. Security monitoring cameras can change that.

A camera security system gives you a potential view of every room in the house. You can check in on babies sleeping in other rooms without the risk of waking them. Working parents have a means to ensure chores are done and done right. Nervous parents have the option to look in on the babysitter while out to supper.

People who care for elderly relatives, or who need to look out for distant elders, can utilize the security system both to keep the premises safe and to see that their family member has not suffered a fall. Everyone can enjoy the peace of mind brought by a remote access system.

Burglar Repellant

Data from the 2012 FBI crime report show that one out of every 36 homes are burglarized, resulting in an average loss of $2,230, not including the psychological damage. Fortunately, there is a safe deterrent: According to a study by the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, roughly 60% of burglars say they would not break into a home with a security system. A remote access monitoring system can help keep criminals from intruding in your home.

SafeTouch Systems for Safer Homes

SafeTouch Security systems offer everyone a convenient solution for their security needs. Whether you’d like to see which delivery driver is at the door, or you’d just like to check to make sure you closed your windows, we have a security system that’s right for you! Contact us today for more information.