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June 24, 2021

Ways To Protect Your Rental Property In Milwaukee

Whether you’re renting out the family lake house or you have a diverse rental portfolio, you are aware it can be difficult to protect a rental property in Milwaukee. When empty, your place may be a prime target for a burglar or vandal. And if you have renters, you also must keeping people safe.

Ranging from 24-hour monitoring to advanced smart devices, here are a few tips and tricks to help you protect your Milwaukee rental property.

Use 24-Hour Monitoring To Secure Your Vacation Or Rental Property

An effective way to prevent rental or vacation property damage is the installation of a home security system with monitoring. Your tenants will rest easier if they have protection against invaders, particularly if Milwaukee is unknown to them. If a thief tries to break a window, your security system will contact your monitoring professionals at ADT while the warning siren alerts everyone inside. You can even get an alert to your mobile device when security camera picks up a lurker.

 
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Advanced Keypad Locks Add Security When You Have New Guests

If a guest moves out, you need to make sure they don’t get entry to your property. If they took or copied a key, then they could potentially to regain entry. To counteract this concern, you can change the locks after each renter or install smart locks with your security system. With smart locks, you can provide each renter a unique code that will no longer work when they vacate the property. In the event renters return and use their old code on the keypad, you will receive a notification sent to your phone.

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

If you own a rental or vacation property in Milwaukee, you you still have to ensure it’s protected, including when it’s not occupied. a smart method to achieve this is to give an appearance that there’s always activity within the home. By linking your home security system to automation devices like smart bulbs, thermostats, and speakers, your place will consistently appear to be inhabited. Program the lights to activate at specific hours during the day and night and play music for a few hours, and a curious prowler will second-guess their intentions. When you have the proper home security, you are able to program devices with a mobile security app.

Protecting Your Rental Property In Milwaukee Begins With A Security System

The benefits of an ADT system for rental owners are countless: integrated automation, 24-7 monitoring, and smart keypad door locks are just the tip of the iceberg. Contact Secure24 Alarm Systems and our knowledgeable team will start customizing an ADT package that is perfect for your property. Dial (414) 376-0805 or fill out the form below to request service.