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FAQs Regarding Home Security Systems in Chicago

We’ve gathered our most popular home security FAQs in Chicago for our clients. See your answers for your ADT and home security questions.

One package does NOT fit all when it comes to your house security system! Our qualified professionals in Chicago can help gauge your household and your loved ones' security needs to recommend the very best combination for you. Enjoy peace of mind with reliable security alarm monitoring as well as fire, flood, and carbon monoxide detection. Design your smart home by adding alerts, schedules, and automations with your ADT package.

Want to watch everything with video security? No problem. ADT offers HD video monitoring with inside and outside cameras, including doorbell cameras. Live stream from your cell devices when you’re gone, and even document and save video clips. You are sure to identify a security package that meets your needs!

Personal household monitoring has evolved so much in recent years! ADT provides security systems in Chicago that are fully wireless and work through a cellular network, rather than a “landline.” Alarm systems can connect monitoring stations by using GSM signals and cellular-based technology. This means no annoying wires running throughoutr your house, and unwanted individuals can't disarm your surveillance system by tearing your lines.

ADT monitored security systems have a 24-hour backup battery so that your home is still secure, even if your power goes out. The surveillance services as well as the high-decibel siren will still be effective to allow continual protection of your Chicago home.

Yes. ADT has packages or service tiers (for example, the Remote Monitoring package) that give remote access capacity from your phone along with arming, disarming, and alert messages. Smart Home automation is also available from your mobile device so that you can access your home’s light bulbs, garage doors, and even thermostat when you are gone. Check in on your house while you are gone with ADT’s clear HD video tools.

Yes! Let the world know your Chicago house is helped guarded by ADT surveillance. All ADT bundles come with a yard sign and decals for your home to show that your property is protected by the #1 home security company. 90% of robbers confess that they avoid locations with a security system. By protecting your home with ADT surveillance and using the ADT stickers and signs, you are already decreasing your risk!

Yes. A Chicago home security system with ADT monitoring has 24 hours/7 days a week surveillance, 365 days a year. ADT owns six surveillance centers, which means they can instantly respond to customers. With ADT house security packages, you get the peace of mind from knowing there are more than 17,000 people spanning the United States helping to secure the people and things you treasure most at home.

Yes! Check out Blue by ADT. It’s a do-it-yourself smart home security system with standalone cameras, and it’s ideal for renters. Pick self-monitoring or professional monitoring with no credit checks or set up appointments required. It’s customizable and flexible on your terms, so you do not have to worry about long-term agreements. Enjoy flexible protection from the most trusted name in home security.

Absolutely. Your ADT-monitored security system’s functionality are set by the service level you designate. You can pick if you want HD video surveillance, remote access to your equipment via your smart device, and even automation commands or schedules to turn your lights on and off at scheduled times. Personalize your tailored home security bundle with the convenient features you want most for your Chicago home!

Yes! It’s easy to configure your ADT Smart Home security package with your Chicago home’s other smart equipment. This lets you you work everything remotely from your security equipment, lighting, and thermostats, to your garage door and locks by using just your ADT mobile app. Security and convenience join together when you interface your ADT-monitored equipment to your favorite smart home platforms like Amazon Alexa. As soon as your voice integration is hooked up, you can ask Alexa to “arm” or “disarm” your security equipment and much more!