How to get the most out of your Alarm Monitoring Service

Jun 30 2022 10:25 AM

In today's society, it's more important than ever to have a reliable alarm monitoring service. alarm monitoring is our first line of defense against intruders, fires, and other emergencies.

With so many things that can go wrong, it's important to have a service that you can rely on to keep your home or business safe. Here are a few tips to help you get the most out of your alarm monitoring service:

GET THE RIGHT ALARM MONITORING SYSTEM

The first thing is to make sure that you have the right alarm monitoring service for your needs. Choosing the right security solution can be confusing and every home or business has different security needs and budgets. To make it easy for you, we have detailed some basics that every residential or commercial security system will have.

MAKE SURE THAT YOU HAVE THE SYSTEM INSTALLED CORRECTLY

This means that you need to have the sensors placed in the right locations and that they are all working properly. If you have any doubts about the installation, book a call with our team so that we can check it for you.

GET TO KNOW THE SYSTEM

In order to get the most out of your alarm monitoring, it is important to get to know the system. This includes understanding how it works and what it is capable of. Take the time to read the manual and familiarize yourself with the different features and settings. This way, you'll be able to utilize the system to its full potential and make sure that you're getting the most out of it.

Keep It Up-To-Date

Another way to get the most out of your alarm monitoring system is to make sure that it's always up-to-date. This means regularly checking for updates and installing any new ones that become available. Keeping your system up-to-date will help to ensure that it's always performing at its best and that you're getting the most out of it.

KNOW HOW CHUBB ALARM MONITORING WORKS

Whether you are at your property or away, Chubb HomeWatch or BusinessWatch alarm monitoring will protect the things that are most important to you, your family, your home or business. Your Chubb Security system can help protect and monitor your property in the event of burglary, intrusion, fire and also look after you and your loved ones in emergency situations.


If your alarm is triggered in the event of any of these situations, our highly trained response team at the Chubb alarm monitoring centre will alert you within minutes of your alarm being activated and will respond by actioning your nominated emergency response plan. This can be by calling you, sending a patrol guard and or emergency services.

Chubb’s security alarm monitoring centre complies with the strictest of standards and is one of New Zealand’s largest alarm monitoring centres meeting Grade A1 accreditation. Our highly skilled operators all undergo Police checks, and hold security licence accreditation.

Coupled with extensive training, we ensure that all of our staff are of the highest calibre within the security industry. When you are looking for alarm monitoring, choose Chubb.

HAVE A PLAN

It is important to have a plan in place for when an alarm is triggered. This plan should include who to call, what to do, and how to respond.

TEST THE SYSTEM

It is important to test the alarm system on a regular basis. This will help to ensure that it is working properly and that you are getting the most out of it.

BE PREPARED

In the event that an alarm is triggered, it is important to be prepared. This includes having a list of emergency contacts and knowing what to do.

GET YOUR SYSTEM SERVICED

Regular maintenance of alarm systems ensures that your system is always working at its best. Opting for on-going Preventative Maintenance will ensure that your system gets that regular check-up.

Chubb can provide you with an annual preventative maintenance inspection, to ensure your system remains in optimal working order.

By following these tips, you can be sure that you're getting the most out of your alarm monitoring system. By knowing your system, keeping it up-to-date, using it effectively, and keeping it maintained, you can be sure that you're making the most out of your investment.