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June 24, 2021

How To Protect Your Rental Property In Dover

Whether your leasing the your parents' old condo or you own an array of investment properties, you are aware it can be difficult to protect a rental property in Dover. If it’s not occupied, your unit may be a prime target for a burglar or vandal. Also, if you are currently renting, you have to be conscious of safeguarding human beings.

From 24/7 monitoring to smart devices, here are several proven methods to make sure you’re fully protecting your Dover rental property.

Safeguard Your Properties With Home Security Monitoring

One of the best deterrents against rental or vacation property damage is security monitoring. Your renters will enjoy more peace of mind when they feel protected against prowlers, primarily when Dover is unknown to them. In the event a burglar tries to enter, your alarms will alert your 24/7 ADT monitoring team while the easy-to-hear alarm warns all people within the home. You also can have alerts sent to your phone if a security camera picks up a potential burglar.

 
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Smart Key Codes Make It Easier To Rotate Renters

When a renter moves out, sometimes it's a guess to know if they will be away forever. If you use traditional keys and they have a copy, then they have the ability to to regain entry. To combat this problem, you can change the locks after each renter or utilize smart keypad locks with your home security system. With smart locks, you can give each renter a unique code that can deactivate once they leave. And if they ever do come back and use their old code on the keypad, you will get an alert on your smartphone.

Automated Devices Protect Your Rental Property In Dover -- Even If You’re Away

If you own a rental or airbnb in Dover, you need to ensure it’s protected, including when it’s not occupied. An effective way to do that is to give an appearance that that people are present. By connecting your property’s security system to home automation components like lighting, entertainment systems, and climate control, your home will consistently appear to be inhabited. Program the lights to turn on at regular intervals throughout the day and play music for a few hours, and a potential burglar will quickly reconsider their plans. When you have the right security system, you have the ability to schedule components through a convenient smartphone application.

Protecting Your Rental Property In Dover Begins With Customized Home Security

The benefits of an ADT system for property owners are many: smart locks, automation, and monitoring are a few highlights of what you can expect. Reach out to Secure24 Alarm Systems and our experts will start customizing an ADT protection plan that makes sense for your rental. Phone (302) 238-1722 or submit our online form to make an appointment.