APC Home Alarm Monitoring Services
At Asset Protection Corporation, our mission is to provide the highest quality security systems in Toledo while preparing you and your home for the unexpected instances that happen in everyday life. Whether there is a burglary, fire, or smoke detection, our alarm monitoring services cover it all. We sincerely hope you will never need to use these services, but it’s vital to be as prepared as possible in these types of situations.
Our alarm systems are made of state-of-the-art technology to ensure that any emergency is immediately reported using broadband, digital, or cellular platforms. A key component to our alarm systems is the communication sector on the APC side. The moment an emergency occurs you will be instantly connected to a trained Alarm Center Operator. The Alarm Center Operator will quickly determine the state of emergency at hand and decide ig emergency dispatch is needed to handle the situation. There is no need to worry; we’ve got you covered.
Alarm Monitoring Is Now A Necessity
We live in a world where alarm monitoring is no longer an option. According to Alarm System Report, over 2,000,000 home burglaries are reported in the United States each year. Every 13 seconds a burglary occurs which rounds out to 4 burglaries a minute with a grand total of almost 6,000 per day. These burglaries could be drastically reduced if a home security system was put into place.
Only 17% of homes in the United States have a security system of any sort installed into their homes. Put yourself into the shoes of the burglar. If one home has a security system and the other doesn’t, which home would you enter? Homes with no security systems are 3x more likely to be robbed than those with a security system in place.
It’s also more common for burglaries to happen during daylight hours, rather than at night. Many people aren’t in their homes for a majority of daylight hours making it the perfect trap for burglaries. Don’t let your home be a statistic. Odds are, a burglary could happen in your home so it’s crucial to be prepared with the highest quality system on the market.
What’s Included in A Home Alarm Monitoring System
Contrary to popular belief, there is more to a home alarm system than just detecting possible intruders. Absolutely all home alarm monitoring systems in Toledo at APC can detect an emergency, such as a burglary and contact emergency personnel to take hold of the situation. However, our alarm monitoring systems have many more important features.
All of APC’s home alarm systems are equipped to detect fires quickly and contact emergency responders to handle the situation first hand. Smoke alarms alone are not enough- home security systems are designed to offer an even earlier warning of fire in your home. Monitored home alarm systems are not only able to detect smoke but heat as well. It won’t detect the blistering heat of a hot summer’s day, but if the temperature inside your home gets to a dangerous level, it could mean that a fire is brewing. At that moment, authorities are contacted to assess the situation directly.
A heat detector can be purchased separately from an alarm system, but a heat detector will not contact the authorities in case of an emergency.
At APC America, we don’t take fires lightly. In just 30 seconds, a small flame can turn into a detrimental fire filling your home with thick, black smoke. In just 5 minutes, an entire home can be completely engulfed in flames. Within a blink of an eye, a fire can destroy everything in your home.
Our alarm monitoring systems are equipped with a smoke detection safety feature. Smoke detection does just what it says- it sounds if any smoke is in your home. Accidents happen. You try cooking fried chicken for the first time and burn it to a crisp or your electrical system has a malfunction. In these types of situations, if the issue is not addressed immediately a more serious incident can occur, such as a fire. Don’t worry, you’ll hear the smoke detector when it goes off. We make sure that the volume is high enough that you can ideally hear it even if you are fast asleep!
Additional Options Available with Your APC System
All systems include basic burglary, fire, ambush, medical, emergency panic, and power loss features, but what if you could do more to protect your home? You certainly can. All APC home alarm monitoring systems have optional features including extended burglary, low temperature sensor, high-water detection, video surveillance, and more!
A Priceless System for Your Peace of Mind
At the end of the day, the most valuable asset we bring to the table is offering you a product that will give you the peace of mind you deserve. The world is an unpredictable place; burglaries occur, and accidents happen. We understand that you can’t control every possible incident that happens in your home, which is why the team at APC America strives to be as prepared as possible.
A home alarm monitoring system can give you the peace of mind knowing that your home is always being monitored, whether you’re in the home or across the country. When you install a home monitoring system, you’re not only protecting your home, but everything that is valuable on the inside. For many homeowners, an alarm system is enough to scare a burglar away from the home. This means that the diamond necklace that was passed down through generations of your family will be safe, sound, and right where you left it when you return.
Let APC America Ease Your Worries
Our alarm monitoring systems start at only $99 with no hidden leases or terms. If the budget is tight but you still want to protect your home, financing is always available to all customers. If you already have a system in place, APC can monitor your system for only $16.95 per month! Ease your mind and leave the worrying to us. Our commitment to the highest standards is applied to everything we do. If you have any questions or would like to discuss your options for a home security system in the Toledo area, give us a call at (419) 531-3400.