There is absolutely nothing more important than your family's safety. In these difficult financial times more people turn to crime as a way to make a quick buck. Having a burglar alarm is statistically proven to greatly reduce the chances of your house or your family being victimized. If you are ready to install an alarm it would be a good idea to go with a wireless home security system.
A wireless system is faster and easier to install. Because of the ease of installation it is something a homeowner can do themselves. Even if you choose to hire someone to do it, it will be faster and less expensive because you will not have to run new wires in order to install your system. You install sensors on the doors and windows you want covered and mount the control panel in a convenient location.
In addition to being faster, easier, and less expensive to install, wireless systems will have the most technologically advanced components and will be harder for a criminal to bypass. Simply cutting the wire to kill the system does not work when there is no wire. Wireless systems have battery backups and can be tied into a phone line but can also use cellphone technology to notify authorities in the event of a break in. So cutting the phone line or the power to the house will not disable the alarm.
A burglar alarm can be a very valuable investment and there are many benefits to a wireless home security system. It's a low cost way to give you peace of mind and keep your family safe.