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Oakland's Frequently Asked Questions About Security Systems

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

One system does NOT fit all when it comes to your house security system! Our trained professionals in Oakland can help gauge your home and your loved ones' surveillance needs to determine the very best option for you. Receive peace of mind with uninterrupted security alarm monitoring in addition to fire, flood, and carbon monoxide detection. Customize your smart home by setting up notifications, schedules, and automations with your ADT selection.

Want to watch everything with video surveillance? No problem. ADT offers HD video monitoring with indoor and outdoor cameras, including doorbell cameras. Live stream from your mobile devices when you’re gone, and even document and store video clips. You are sure to discover a security that suits your needs!

Personal household surveillance has improved a lot in recent years! ADT provides surveillance systems in Oakland that are completely wireless and function through a cellular network, rather than a “landline.” Alarm hubs can interface with monitoring locations by using GSM signals and cellular-based technology. This means no irritating wires running throughoutr your home, and intruders can't turn off your surveillance system by tearing your lines.

ADT monitored monitoring systems have a 24-hour emergency battery so that your house is still secure, even if your power goes out. The security services as well as the high-decibel siren will still be working to allow perpetual protection of your Oakland home.

Yes. ADT has packages or service tiers (for example, the Remote Monitoring package) that give remote access capabilities from your phone in addition to arming, disarming, and alert notices. Smart Home configuration is also accessible from your mobile device so that you can use your house’s lights, garage doors, and your thermostat when you are running errands. View your house while you are gone with ADT’s clear HD video functionality.

Yes! Let everybody know your Oakland home is helped secured by ADT surveillance. All ADT packages include a yard sign and decals for your home to show that your location is monitored by the #1 home security company. 90% of burglars say that they skip houses with a security system. By protecting your house with ADT monitoring and promoting the ADT stickers and signs, you are already decreasing your risk!

Yes. A Oakland residential security system with ADT monitoring has 24/7 surveillance, 365 days a year. ADT owns six surveillance stations, which means they can instantly communicate with customers. With ADT house security services, you get peaceful feeling from knowing there are more than 17,000 professionals around the United States helping to secure the people and things you love most at home.

Yes! Check out Blue by ADT. It’s a do-it-yourself smart home security system with cameras, and it’s perfect for renters. Pick self-monitoring or pro monitoring with no credit checks or set up appointments required. It’s tailored and adjustable on your terms, so you don’t have to worry about long-term contracts. Enjoy flexible security from the most renowned name in home security.

Absolutely. Your ADT-monitored security system’s capabilities are chosen by the service package you choose. You can pick if you need HD video surveillance, remote access to your system via your smart system, and even automation commands or schedules to turn your lighting on and off at designated times. Personalize your customizable home security package with the convenient features you need most for your Oakland home!

Yes! It’s easy to configure your ADT Smart Home security equipment with your Oakland home’s other smart devices. This lets you you control everything remotely from your security equipment, lighting, and thermostats, to your garage door and locks by using only your ADT mobile app. Security and convenience come together when you bridge your ADT-monitored equipment to your specific smart home systems like Amazon Alexa. After your voice integration is connected, you can ask Alexa to “arm” or “disarm” your security system and much more!