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Washington, DC's Frequently Asked Questions About Security Systems

We’ve gathered our most popular home security FAQs in Washington, DC for our customers. See your answers for your ADT and home security questions.

One size does NOT fit all when it comes to your home security system! Our qualified professionals in Washington, DC can help determine your home and your loved ones' security needs to assess the very best option for you. Receive peace of mind with continual home alarm monitoring in addition to fire, flood, and carbon monoxide detection. Personalize your smart house by scheduling notifications, schedules, and automations with your ADT selection.

Want to watch everything with video security? No problem. ADT offers HD video security with indoor and outdoor cameras, including doorbell cameras. Live stream from your handheld devices when you’re running errands away from home, and even video tape and store video clips. You are sure to identify a security package that meets your needs!

Personal home surveillance has improved so much in the past few years! ADT provides security systems in Washington, DC that are completely wireless and function through a cellular network, instead of a “landline.” Alarm systems can connect monitoring stations by using GSM signals and cellular-based technology. This means no bothersome wires running in your house, and burglars can't disable your monitoring system by breaking your lines.

ADT monitored surveillance systems have a 24-hour failsafe battery so that your home is still secure, even if your lights go out. The monitoring services as well as the high-frequency siren will still be effective to provide nonstop protection of your Washington, DC house.

Yes. ADT has packages or service tiers (for example, the Remote Monitoring package) that give remote access tools from your handheld device along with arming, disarming, and alert messages. Smart Home automation is also available from your cell phone so that you can view your house’s lighting, garage doors, and even thermostat when you are gone. View your house while you are gone with ADT’s clear HD video capabilities.

Yes! Let criminals know your Washington, DC house is helped secured by ADT surveillance. All ADT packages come with a yard sign and decals for your house to show that your location is defended by the #1 home security company. 90% of burglars admit that they stay clear of places with a security system. By protecting your home with ADT surveillance and using the ADT signs and stickers, you are already decreasing your risk!

Yes. A Washington, DC home security system with ADT monitoring has 24 hours/7 days a week protection, 365 days a year. ADT owns six surveillance centers, which means they can quickly react to customers. With ADT house security services, you get the peace of mind from knowing there are over 17,000 professionals spanning the United States helping to defend the people and things you treasure most at home.

Yes! Look at Blue by ADT. It’s a DIY smart home security system with standalone cameras, and it’s perfect for renters. Decide between self-monitoring or professional monitoring with no credit checks or set up appointments required. It’s personalized and flexible on your terms, so you do not have to be concerned about long-term contracts. Enjoy flexible protection from the most renowned name in home protection.

Absolutely. Your ADT-monitored security system’s capabilities are set by the service package you choose. You can decide if you need HD video surveillance, remote access to your system via your smartphone, and even automation commands or schedules to flip your lighting on and off at designated times. Personalize your customizable home security equipment with the advanced features you need most for your Washington, DC home!

Yes! It’s easy to configure your ADT Smart Home security system with your Washington, DC home’s other smart devices. This lets you you work everything remotely from your security system, lights, and thermostats, to your garage door and locks by using just your ADT mobile app. Security and convenience come together when you bridge your ADT-monitored equipment to your specific smart home platforms like Amazon Alexa. As soon as your voice integration is hooked up, you can ask Alexa to “arm” or “disarm” your security system and much more!