Security system monitoring. $25 per month. Get a fast, appropriate, professional response to your alarm system. Neighbors are no substitute for monitoring-- you put them in danger if they respond instead of the police. You may also endanger yourself if they mistake you for an intruder.
Chime feature tells you when a door is opened or closed even when the system is disarmed. (you can turn this feature on and off at the keypad)
Arming/ disarming system notification: Track arming and disarming easily. We can log this information at our central station and you can call to see what happened and when. $5 per month. You can get reports monthly for $7 or weekly for $3 per scheduled report. We can call you when the system is armed or disarmed or send you a text message. (aka supervised openings and closings. Additional $10 per month for phone call or text notification, text message charges from your cell provider are your responsibility) This feature is no extra charge with a Virtual Keypad.
Hold-up/ panic pendants Have police dispatched when the panic button is activated. Waterproof. $125 for one, $75 for each additional
"No activity" report. We can program your security system to notify us if there is no movement in range of a motion detector for a specified length of time. The system would not need to be armed to have this feature enabled. $10 per month. Carbon monoxide (CO) detector monitoring. $125 installation per detector. $1 per month monitoring.
Fire detection monitoring. Make the most of your system by adding fire detection sensors. They are "on" even when your system is disarmed, and we do not charge any additional for monitoring them. Smoke detector with built-in heat sensor $67 ($94 wireless) Heat sensor $35 (no wireless) (Sorry, we can not monitor your higher-voltage builder-installed smoke detectors.) (This applies to small spaces only. Larger spaces may require a professionally designed fire detection system, and monitoring will cost additional)
Water sensor monitoring Your alarm can alert you of water rising in your basement with the installation of a "water bug" $125. $1 per month monitoring
Freezer temp-alert monitoring Don't let a power interruption or freezer failure go unnoticed. $125 for sensor installation. $1 per month for monitoring
A/C power failure alert. No charge. Not standard programming, and not highest priority for notification unless we have special instructions noted.
Safe or Gun Safe monitoring Your system can be partitioned so that your safe is armed all of the time. $75 (tamper-resistant outside mount switch)
Remote-view video. See what is happening at your store or office from anywhere you have a computer with an internet browser and an internet connection. This operates independently from your alarm system, or it can be triggered by the alarm system.
Total Connect video. See what is happening at your home from anywhere you have a smartphone or computer with an internet browser and an internet connection. This operates independently from your alarm system, or it can be triggered by the alarm system. Is your dog chewing on the telephone cord? Are your teenagers having a party?
Total Connect virtual keypad. Control your alarm system from anywhere you have a computer with an internet browser and an internet connection. Arm, disarm, change codes... it is a full-function keypad designed for computers and smartphones.
Digital Cellular Communications (no land-line phone required) $165, installed, $8 per month in addition to $25 regular monitoring)