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Chico's Frequently Asked Questions About Home Security Systems

We’ve gathered our common home security FAQs in Chico for our customers. Find your answers to your Vivint Smart Home and home security questions.

One size does NOT fit everyone when it comes to your Chico home security system! A Vivint specialist can help evaluate your household and your loved ones’ safety needs to assess the very best equipment for you. Enjoy peace of mind with continual surveillance alarm monitoring in addition to fire, CO, and flood detection. Then, customize your smart home by installing smart devices like locks, lights, and thermostats.

Want to monitor everything with video monitoring? No problem. Vivint offers HD video with your inside and outside cameras, including our popular front door cameras. See live streams using the Vivint App when you’re far from home, and even record and store video clips. Vivint can find the best security system that meets your needs!

The equipment can be triggered in numerous ways -- door or window sensors, motion sensors, smoke or flood detectors, etc.-- which send a pulse to the equipment’s hub. This alerts the Vivint monitoring team. A Vivint professional will contact you promptly to ensure if you need a hand, and inform the appropriate individuals while you concentrate on finding a safe place. Vivint monitoring individuals are ready around the clock to offer live support when you require them most.

Vivint offers monitoring systems in Chico that are fully wireless and operate through a cellular network, instead of a “landline.” Alarm panels can bridge with monitoring centers by cell-based technology. This means no annoying wires running throughout your house, and robbers cannot knock out your security system by slicing your lines.

Vivint monitoring systems have a 24-hour emergency battery so that your home is still protected, even if your electricity goes out. The security services as well as the high-frequency siren will still be in service to provide constant protection of your Chico home.
Yes, most Vivint smart security systems can be given remote access capabilities from your phone in addition to arming, disarming, and sending messages. You can also access home automation functions like your home’s lights, garage doors, and your thermostat when you are running errands. Check in on your home while you are out with Vivint’s clear HD video tools on your home security cameras. Or use the intercom feature on your doorbell camera to communicate visitors from anywhere in the world.

Yes! All Vivint systems include a yard sign and decals for your home to show that your dwelling is monitored by a state-of-the-art home security system with round-the-clock monitoring. 90% of robbers admit that they stay clear of locations with a security system. By securing your house with a Vivint security system and displaying the Vivint signs and stickers, you are already reducing your risk!

Yes. Vivint has 24/7 protection in Chico, 365 days a year. With Vivint home monitoring, you get the peace of mind from knowing you have a professional helping to safeguard the people and assets you treasure most at home.

You best! Vivint’s wireless components make it easy for apartment renters in Chico. Set up security sensors, video surveillance, and many home automation devices like smart lights. Vivint’s professional installers will quickly put up the components so they can be taken with you when you change addresses. Just check with your landlord to understand what security devices you can use with your unit.

Absolutely. Your Vivint Smart Home capabilities are set by your family’s needs. Most of your security and home automation services can be used with the Vivint App. Set routines for your equipment or allow them to respond to specific events. Craft your tailored home security system with the advanced features you need most for your Chico home!

Yes! It’s easy to configure your Vivint system to a smart speaker. This lets you control everything through voice commands, from your security system, lighting, and thermostats, to your garage door and locks. As soon as your voice integration is connected, you can ask Alexa or Google to “arm” or “disarm” your security system and much more!