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June 24, 2021

How To Protect Your Rental Property In Roanoke

Whether you rent the family lake house or you have a diverse portfolio, you are aware that it can be challenging to protect a rental property in Roanoke. When empty, your place may be a prime target for burglars or intruders. In the event you have tenants, you have to be conscious of keeping your tenants secure.

Including a mixture of solutions like security monitoring and automated home controls, here are several proven methods to help you protect your Roanoke rental property.

Use 24-Hour Monitoring To Guard Your Rental Property

A proven method to discourage theft or vandalism at your rental property is security monitoring. Your renters will rest easier if they feel secure against prowlers, especially if Roanoke is unfamiliar territory. If a burglar tries to sneak in, your advanced alarm system will alert your ADT monitoring center while the high-decibel alarm alerts all people within the home. You also can have alerts sent to your smartphone if a connected security camera spots a potential burglar.

 
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Smart Locks Make It Easier To Rotate Renters

After a guest moves on, you should go through the process so they don’t have a way to enter the house. If they took or copied a key, then they have the ability to re-enter your home. To offset this issue, you could install new locks every time a tenant leaves or install smart locks that work with with your security system. By using keypad locks, you can provide each renter a custom code that can deactivate when they vacate the property. And if they ever do come back and attempt to use their outdated code, you will get an alert on your smartphone.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 Roanoke -- Even If You’re Away

When you invest in a rental or airbnb in Roanoke, you also have to protect the unit when it’s not occupied. An effective way to achieve this is to give an impression that that people are present. By connecting your property’s security system to home automation components like smart bulbs, thermostats, and speakers, your unit will consistently appear to be inhabited. Set the lights to turn on at specific hours during the day and night and play music for a few hours, and a would-be intruder will second-guess their intentions. When you have home automation with your security system, you have the ability to schedule components through a convenient smartphone application.

Protecting Your Rental Property In Roanoke 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. Contact Secure24 Alarm Systems and our knowledgeable team will assist you in creating an ADT protection plan that makes sense for your rental. Call (540) 212-9084 or submit our online form to make an appointment.