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June 24, 2021

Ways To Protect Your Rental Property In Charleston

Whether you rent the family lake house or you have a diverse portfolio, you know of how difficult it can be to protect a rental property in Charleston. If it’s not occupied, your unit might be appealing for a burglar or vandal. In the event you have guests, you also must safeguarding human beings.

Including a mixture of solutions like monitored alarms and automated home controls, here are a few tips and tricks to help you protect your Charleston rental property.

Defend Your Investment With Security Monitoring

A proven method to discourage criminal activity at your rental is the installation of a home security system with monitoring. Your guests will rest easier when they feel protected against prowlers, especially if Charleston is somewhere they’ve never visited before. If a burglar tries to break a window, your security system will alert your 24/7 ADT monitoring team while the high-decibel alarm warns all people within the home. You can even get a notification to your mobile device if a surveillance camera spots a potential burglar.

 
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Smart Locks Simplify Security With New Renters

After a guest moves on, you should go through the process so they no longer have access. In the event they took a key with them, then they have the ability to to regain entry. To counteract this concern, you can change the locks after each renter or utilize smart keypad locks with your security system. By using keypad locks, you can allocate every tenant a unique code that will expire when the lease ends. And if they ever do come back and attempt to use their outdated code, you will get an alert on your smartphone.

Automated Devices Protect Your Rental Property In Charleston -- Even When You’re Not Home

When you have a rental or airbnb in Charleston, you need to protect the unit when there’s nobody there. The best way to achieve this is to give an impression that that people are present. By integrating your advanced home security with automated features like interior and exterior lights, audio systems, and thermostats, your unit will always appear occupied. Set certain light bulbs to activate at specific hours during the day and night and engage your sound system for a couple hours or more, and a potential burglar will quickly reconsider their plans. With home automation with your security system, you have the ability to schedule components through a mobile security app.

Protecting Your Rental Property In Charleston Is Easier With Customized Home Security

The benefits advanced home security for rental owners are numerous: integrated automation, 24-7 monitoring, and smart keypad door locks are a few highlights of what you can expect. Get in touch with Secure24 Alarm Systems and our security specialists will assist you in creating an ADT home security plan that makes sense for your rental. Dial (304) 220-0469 or submit our online form to get started.