What is a Burglar Alarm?

A burglar alarm is a security system designed to detect an unauthorised intruder entering a building or area. Our security alarm systems consist of:

  • A network of PIR sensors (Passive Infrared Sensors)
  • An Alarm control panel
  • Door contacts
  • Window contacts
  • An external bell box
  • Two key fobs (for remote control e.g. to use as a Panic Alarm)
  • A connection to four telephone numbers you choose to be alerted in the event of a break in.

Our wireless alarm system may also be combined with one of our CCTV surveillance systems so that the activities of intruders can automatically be recorded and viewed remotely online via a PC or mobile phone such as an iPhone. Our alarm systems can either come in:

  • A “Bells Only” format so that you can deal with the threat directly
  • A monitored alarm system using the BT Redcare service
  • A Police Response Alarm system so that the police can be directly notified when a break in is taking place and they can respond immediately to the crime being committed

A Burglar Alarm is also commonly known as:

  • Alarm System
  • Security Alarm
  • Intruder Alarm
  • House Alarm
  • Home Alarm
  • Residential Alarm
  • Business Alarm
  • Wireless Alarm
  • GSM Alarm

We will be using these phrases interchangeably throughout this website to mean the same thing.

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Why do I want a Security Alarm?

Specific situations in which a Security Alarm would be used include:

  • Protect your home whilst you go to work during the day by setting your home alarm for any unwanted intruders
  • Protect your shop and your stock from potential burglars at night while you’re closed for business with a burglar alarm
  • Protect your unmanned office and sensitive corporate documents from intruders whilst you and your staff are at home overnight with an intruder alarm
  • Protect your warehouse, your goods and your property while you are closed with a business alarm
  • Deter burglars from targeting your factory, your machinery and equipment during times of non-production with a burglar alarm
  • Protect your farm and livestock from foxes and other predators by securing your perimeters with a perimeter alarm
  • Have peace of mind whilst visiting friends and family during Christmas and festive occasions by activating your house alarm
  • Protect yourself and your staff in your retail business during an attempted robbery by pressing the button on your key fob to make your Burglar Alarm act as a Panic Alarm. Thereby stunning the robbers and notifying your neighbours and nearby well-wishers who can come to your aid
  • Decrease the probability of being targeted by opportunist thieves who prefer to target properties without security systems installed
  • Let yourself, your neighbours, relatives and friends be notified via an automatic phone call should there be intruders breaking into your property while you are on holiday with a GSM Alarm. Your associates could respond to the threat, and if you have one of our remote CCTV viewing systems installed you can check your cameras from your mobile phone to confirm if there has indeed been a break-in before notifying the police to respond to the threat

The list is endless and only limited to your imagination!

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Which Alarm System is right for me?

Our security consultants will design and install a bespoke Alarm system for your project depending on what you require from the security system. For example:

  • How many rooms do you want to be covered by our PIR sensors?
  • How many entry and exits into the building do you want to be protected with contacts?
  • Do you want to be automatically notified via a phone call in the event of a break-in?
  • Do you want the Alarm System to be monitored with BT Redcare?
  • Do you want the Police to be automatically notified by an intrusion?
  • Do you wish to combine the alarm system with a sophisticated CCTV surveillance system to create a comprehensive security protection system?
  • Do you wish to keep costs low by installing a Bells only alarm?

So to help you as much as we can, rather than leave you with the task of designing the ideal Alarm system yourself, our security consultants will come out to your site, ask you questions and analyse your site in order to design the best Alarm system for your specific needs.

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Who will professionally install the Intruder Alarm for me?

We will! Total  Security prides itself in the quality of our customer service. Not only are we proud of what we offer but the fact that most of our new business comes from referrals from existing happy customers, speaks for itself!

  • Our consultants will come out to your site (for free)
  • They will discuss with you the best Intruder Alarm solutions for your specific needs
  • Our consultants will intelligently design a bespoke Alarm system for you
  • Our highly skilled engineers will then professionally install the Security Alarm System for you
  • Our helpful support staff will then be just a phone call/email away if you ever need any help!

Take a look at: about Total  Security to find out more about who you will be working with and also check out our Reviews by current Total  Security Customers

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Where can I receive this Alarm installation service?

Total  Security provide Alarm installation services in London and the Home Counties including the following areas: Our Alarm Installation Service is Available in these Greater London Areas London Area Postcode

If you are just outside this area feel free to get in touch as we may still be able to offer you our fantastic services.

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Once the Burglar Alarm System is fitted, will I get any Support if I need help?

Don't worry! Once we install the Burglar Alarm System for you, we won�t just leave you all alone. We also provide the following Security Alarm services:

  • All Security Alarm systems come with a free 1 year warranty
  • 1 year free maintenance including all parts and labour
  • 1 year free technical support
  • Support online through FAQs, document downloads, email and dedicated support number

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How much will it cost me to get a Security Alarm installed?

Despite our: Use of high quality equipment Our fantastic customer service and Super helpful support Our prices are very competitive! To find out how much it�s going to cost either call us now on 01494 469 100

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When can I have my Alarm System installed?

As soon as you require it! Pick up the phone and call us on 01494 469 100 or email us with your phone number and let�s book your installation in right away!

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