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Austin's Frequently Asked Questions About Security Systems

We’ve compiled our most popular home security FAQs in Austin for our clients. Get your answers for your ADT and home security questions.

One size does NOT fit the masses when it comes to your home security system! Our skillful professionals in Austin can help evaluate your home and your family’s safety needs to recommend the very best option for you. Enjoy peace of mind with uninterrupted security alarm monitoring as well as fire, flood, and carbon monoxide detection. Personalize your smart home by scheduling notifications, schedules, and automations with your ADT selection.

Want to watch everything with video security? No problem. ADT offers HD video security with indoor and outdoor cameras, including doorbell cameras. Live stream from your handheld devices when you’re on the go, and even video tape and save video clips. You are sure to find a security package that fits your needs!

Personal home security has grown a lot in recent years! ADT offers security systems in Austin that are fully wireless and function through a cellular system, instead of a “landline.” Alarm systems can interface with monitoring stations by using GSM signals and cellular-based technology. This means no bothersome wires running throughoutr your house, and burglars can't disarm your surveillance system by slicing your lines.

ADT monitored security systems have a 24-hour failsafe battery so that your home is still secure, even if your lights go out. The surveillance services as well as the loud siren will still be effective to provide reliable protection of your Austin home.

Yes. ADT has packages or service levels (such as the Remote Monitoring package) that give remote access tools from your handheld device along with arming, disarming, and alert messages. Smart Home automation is also available from your mobile device so that you can operate your house’s lights, garage doors, and your thermostat when you are running errands. Check in on your house while you are gone with ADT’s clear HD video functionality.

Yes! Let criminals know your Austin house is helped protected by ADT security. All ADT bundles include a yard sign and decals for your home to show that your home is defended by the #1 home security company. 90% of robbers admit that they stay clear of places with a security system. By defending your home with ADT surveillance and using the ADT stickers and signs, you are already decreasing your risk!

Yes. A Austin residential security system with ADT monitoring has 24 hours/7 days a week monitoring, 365 days a year. ADT owns six surveillance centers, which means they can quickly communicate with customers. With ADT home security services, you get peaceful feeling from knowing there are over 17,000 people spanning the United States helping to safeguard the people and things you treasure most at home.

Yes! Look at Blue by ADT. It’s a DIY smart home security system with standalone cameras, and it’s perfect for renters. Choose self-monitoring or pro monitoring with no credit checks or set up times required. It’s customizable and adjustable on your terms, so you don’t have to worry about long-term agreements. Enjoy flexible protection from the most renowned name in home security.

Absolutely. Your ADT-monitored security system’s capacity are set by the service bundle you choose. You can pick if you need HD video surveillance, remote access to your system via your smart system, and even automation commands or schedules to flip your lighting on and off at designated times. Build your customizable home security equipment with the convenient features you need most for your Austin home!

Yes! It’s easy to hook up your ADT Smart Home security bundle with your Austin home’s other smart equipment. This allows you to you view everything remotely from your security system, lights, and thermostats, to your garage door and locks by using only your ADT mobile app. Security and convenience come together when you interface your ADT-monitored equipment to your preferred smart home systems like Amazon Alexa. As soon as your voice integration is configured, you can ask Alexa to “arm” or “disarm” your security equipment and much more!