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June 24, 2021

How To Protect Your Rental Property In Lakeland

Whether your leasing the a single property or you have a diverse rental portfolio, you understand of how difficult it can be to protect a rental property in Lakeland. If it’s not occupied, your unit may look enticing for thieves or vandals. Additionally, if you are currently leasing, you also have to try keeping your tenants secure.

From security monitoring to smart devices, here are some ways to assist in the protection of your Lakeland rental property.

Defend Your Properties With A Monitored Security System

A proven method to discourage theft or vandalism at your rental property is installing a monitored security system. Your guests can sleep easy if they feel secure against invaders, primarily when Lakeland is unfamiliar territory. If a burglar tries to break in, your alarms will notify your 24/7 ADT monitoring team while the easy-to-hear alarm warns everyone inside. You also can have notifications sent to your mobile device when a security camera spots a potential burglar.

 
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Smart Locks Add Security When You Have New Guests

When a renter vacates your property, sometimes it's a guess to know if they will be gone forever. In the event they took a key with them, then they have the ability to re-enter your home. To counteract this concern, you could install new locks every time a tenant leaves or utilize smart keypad locks with your home’s security. With smart locks, you can give each renter their own code number that will expire when the lease ends. And if they ever do come back and attempt to use their outdated code, you will get an alert on your smartphone.

Automation Protects Your Rental Property In Lakeland -- Even When You’re Not Home

When you have a rental or airbnb in Lakeland, you need to protect the unit when there’s nobody there. The best way to do that is to make it look like there’s always activity within the home. By connecting your property’s security system to home automation components like interior and exterior lights, audio systems, and thermostats, your home will always appear occupied. Set your lighting to come on at regular intervals throughout the day and engage your sound system for a couple hours or more, and a curious prowler will second-guess their intentions. By using home automation with your security system, you are able to program devices with a simple smartphone interface.

Protecting Your Rental Property In Lakeland Is Easier With A Custom Home Security Package

The benefits advanced home security for property owners are many: 24-hour monitoring, convenient automation, and smart locks with key codes are just the tip of the iceberg. Get in touch with Secure24 Alarm Systems and our knowledgeable team will help you customize an ADT home security plan that makes sense for your rental. Phone (863) 225-1652 or submit our online form to get started.