What are alarm systems?

Answer Alarm systems are warning devices used to secure your home, car or business. They monitor for floods, carbon monoxide, fire and security.TypesThere are several types of alarm systems but the most c... Read More »

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What Componets Are Used in Alarm Systems?

Alarm systems protect homes and business from intruders. While no system will prevent a crime from occurring, an alarm system provides notice to the home owner (and the security company if the alar... Read More »

What voltage battery do home alarm systems use?

In a home alarm system, a battery is used to keep the alarm working in the event of a power outage. Six volt, 10 volt and 12 volt are the most common alarm battery sizes.Source:Safeguard House: Ge... Read More »

Do alarm systems work?

On One Hand: Security for Your Home and FamilyA Rutgers University study shows that having an alarm system reduces burglaries for a home and the community. Beyond deterrence, security systems alert... Read More »

Types of Car Alarm Systems?

Most car alarm systems feature sensors that cause a loud, audible siren to sound when the car is breached while the system is armed. This hopefully calls attention to the thief and discourages him ... Read More »