Wireless home alarm systems have gained immense popularity over the past few years. These alarm systems have different components that are connected with each other wirelessly. As there are no hard wires, installation of wireless alarm systems is quite a straightforward task.
Both wireless and wired home alarm systems work in a similar way and comprise of similar components. There is a main console or the CPU of the system. One can interact with these systems using a control panel which is usually situated separately from the main console.
There are sensors which need to be installed on entry points – windows and doors. These sensors comprise of two different parts.
How wireless home alarm systems work
When a window or door is closed, the sensors create a complete circuit. On the other hand, when the window or door is open, the electric circuit becomes broken and the alarm is triggered.
There are some alarm systems that also include motion detectors. These systems have sensors which detect any movement which occurs in the area monitored by the motion detectors. If an intruder tries to get into your home through the door or window, the motion detectors will detect it.
By installing one of these alarm systems in your home, you can protect yourself from burglaries.