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Joliet's Frequently Asked Questions About Home Security Systems

We’ve pulled together our most common home security FAQs in Joliet for our clients. Get your answers to your Vivint Smart Home and home security questions.

One size does NOT fit the masses when it comes to your Joliet home security system! A Vivint specialist can help gauge your home and your loved ones’ security needs to figure out the very best combination for you. Receive peace of mind with nonstop surveillance alarm monitoring including fire, flood, and carbon monoxide detection. Then, tailor your smart home by adding in smart locks, smart lighting, and a smart thermostat.

Want to see everything with video monitoring? No problem. Vivint offers HD video with our inside and outdoor cameras, including our in-demand front door cameras. See live streams through the Vivint App when you’re far from home, and even document and store video clips. A Vivint professional can find the best home security system that meets your needs!

The alarm can be activated in several ways -- door or window detectors, motion detectors, smoke or carbon monoxide sensors, etc.-- which emit a pulse to the detector’s main switch. This notifies the Vivint monitoring team. A Vivint professional will contact you immediately to discover if you need a hand, and call on the appropriate authorities while you concentrate on finding a safe place. Vivint monitoring specialists are ready day and night to give live support when you need them most.

Vivint provides monitoring systems in Joliet that are fully wireless and work through a cellular system, rather than a “landline.” Alarm panels can interface with monitoring centers by cell-based technology. This means no irritating wires running throughout your house, and intruders cannot disarm your security system by tearing your lines.

Vivint monitoring systems have a 24-hour emergency battery so that your home is still secure, even if your electricity goes out. The monitoring services as well as the loud siren will still be in service to provide uninterrupted protection of your Joliet home.
Yes, most Vivint smart security systems allow for remote access capabilities from your mobile device including arming, disarming, and sending notifications. You can also control automation functions like your house’s lighting, garage doors, and even thermostat when you are gone. See your house while you are away with Vivint’s clear HD video functionality on your cameras. You can even use the intercom feature on your doorbell camera to talk with front door visitors.

Yes! All Vivint products include a yard sign and decals for your house to show that your location is protected by a state-of-the-art home security system with 24/7 monitoring. 90% of burglars admit that they skip houses with a security system. By protecting your house with a Vivint security system and promoting the Vivint stickers and signs, you are already decreasing your risk!

Yes. Vivint has 24 hours/7 days a week protection in Joliet, 365 days a year. With Vivint home monitoring, you get the peace of mind from knowing you have a Vivint rep helping to secure the people and things you value most at home.

Absolutely! Vivint’s wireless components make it easy for apartment dwellers in Joliet. Set up motion sensors, a doorbell camera, and multiple home automation devices like smart lighting. Vivint’s professional installers will quickly set up the components so they can be removed with you when you leave. Just check with your complex to understand what devices are compatible with your lease.

Absolutely. Your Vivint Smart Home capabilities are determined by your home’s needs. Most of your home security and home automation services can be used through the Vivint App. Set routines for your devices or make them play off of specific events. Build your tailored home security package with the advanced features you need most for your Joliet home!

Yes! It’s easy to hook up your Vivint system to an A.I. assistant. This allows you to control everything by voice, from your security system, lights, and thermostats, to your garage door and locks. After your voice integration is configured, you can ask Alexa or Google to “arm” or “disarm” your security system and much more!