FAQs Regarding Home Security Systems in Pittsburgh

We’ve compiled our most popular home security FAQs in Pittsburgh for our clients. Get your answers to your Vivint Smart Home and home security questions.

One system does NOT fit everyone when it comes to your Pittsburgh home security system! A Vivint rep will help weigh your household and your loved ones’ surveillance needs to assess the very best equipment for you. Enjoy peace of mind with consistent security alarm monitoring in addition to fire, CO, and flood detection. Then, tailor your smart house by adding in smart devices like locks, lights, and thermostats.

Want to check in on everything with video surveillance? No problem. Vivint offers HD video with your inside and outdoor cameras, including our in-demand front door cameras. Check in on your cameras with the Vivint App when you’re on the go, and even video tape and save video clips. Vivint can find the right home security system that meets your needs!

The alarm can be triggered in several ways -- door or window sensors, motion sensors, smoke or CO sensors, etc.-- which emit a flash to the detector’s main switch. This alerts the Vivint monitoring team. A live person will contact you straight away to confirm if you need a hand, and notify the appropriate departments while you find safety. Vivint monitoring professionals are on call day and night to give live support when you need them most.

Vivint offers monitoring systems in Pittsburgh that are exclusively wireless and work through a cellular system, instead of a “landline.” Alarm hubs can bridge with monitoring centers by cellular-based technology. This means no annoying wires running throughout your home, and intruders cannot turn off your security system by cutting your lines.

Vivint surveillance systems have a 24-hour failsafe battery so that your home is still safe, even if your power goes out. The security services as well as the high-decibel siren will still be functioning to give nonstop protection of your Pittsburgh home.
Yes, most Vivint smart security systems can be given remote access capacity from your phone including arming, disarming, and sending notices. You can also control automation operations like your home’s lights, garage doors, and even thermostat when you are away. See your home while you are out with Vivint’s clear HD video tools on your security cameras. You can even use the intercom feature on your security cameras to talk with family members from anywhere in the world.

Yes! All Vivint products come with a yard sign and decals for your home to show that your property is secured by a quality security system with round-the-clock monitoring. 90% of robbers admit that they stay clear of homes with a security system. By defending your house with a Vivint security system and displaying the Vivint stickers and signs, you are already decreasing your risk!

Yes. Vivint has 24/7 monitoring in Pittsburgh, 365 days a year. With Vivint home monitoring, you get peaceful feeling from knowing you have a Vivint rep helping to secure the people and items you value most at home.

Yes! Vivint’s wireless devices make it simple for apartment renters in Pittsburgh. Set up glass break sensors, video surveillance, and many home automation items like smart lighting. Vivint’s professional installers will quickly put up devices so they can be removed with you when you move. Just chat with your landlord to see what devices you can use with your community.

Absolutely. Your Vivint Smart Home functionality are picked by your family’s needs. Most of your security and home automation smart items can be controlled with the Vivint App. Set schedules for your devices or have them to respond to one another. Personalize your customizable home security system with the advanced features you need most for your Pittsburgh home!

Yes! It’s easy to set up your Vivint equipment to an A.I. assistant. This lets you work everything with your 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 equipment and much more!