Most people wrongly assume that if that they can’t have an apartment security system unless it was installed by the apartment complex. In the past that was mostly true, but not today. Traditionally you had to hard-wire a security system so you had to drill holes run wires and actually damage the apartment. Today wireless security systems can be installed with no drilling or running wires and are therefor perfect for the apartment dweller that wants apartment security. Beware, not all security companies are equal. You have to know what to look for when getting a security system.
First you need to look for a security companies that offer the following things:
- It is going to have to be 100% Wireless so there is no damage to the apartment and you can take it with you when you leave.
- Either Cheap or Free Install or even a Do-it-Yourself Installation.
- Cellular or Internet Monitoring – The standard in today’s home security systems.
- Brand Name Equipment – DSC, GE, Honeywell or 2Gig are all very good.
- Outstanding Customer Support.
With the DSC self-contained wireless alarm system (PowerSeries 9047), you get a full-featured home security solution that installs in minutes and eliminates the clutter and expense of pulling wire to a host of sensor and detector accessories. Not only does this help installers move to the next installation quicker helping to increase revenue but it provides them with the flexibility needed during system placement. The wireless device enrollment process allows items such as smoke detectors, motion detectors and door/window contacts to be easily integrated.Features * Esthetically pleasing design * Built-in 2-way audio VOX only or VOX and push-to-talk alarm communication * Supports 32 wireless zones and 16 wireless keys (without using a zone slot) * Full 32-character programmable labels * Enlarged keypad buttons * 5 programmable function keys * Intuitive clock programming * Input/Output terminals* (2) can be programmed to operate as zone inputs or programmable outputs * Individual FAP keys * Easy wireless device enrollment process * Template programming * 17 user codes * 128 event buffer * 1 partition * False alarm reduction features (CP-01)Distinctive Esthetic DesignIncorporating esthetics seldom seen in the security industry, the PowerSeries 9047 features bold, contoured lines and enlarged keypad buttons that are easy to interpret and use. Also, despite occupying the smallest footprint of any self-contained wireless alarm system currently available, the PowerSeries 9047 is equipped with the industrys largest, full-message LCD display.Audio CommunicationEsthetics aside, the PowerSeries 9047 also features instantaneous, 2-way audio VOX only or VOX and push-to-talk alarm communication with the monitoring station during alarm events through high-quality speakers and microphones.Wireless Device EnrollmentA simplified wireless device enrollment process greatly reduces overall installation times.