You may already have seen one of these on a movie before and you have wondered if it is possible for your home to have the same automated security system. Well, the answer is yes. With today's ever-developing technology, the devices that we only see on movies before are now being implemented into our homes.
For example, the biometric locks. There are several types of biometric locks and one of the most common is the finger-print lock system wherein the device can only be unlocked with the finger prints of the authorized persons. We can now see one of these implemented on simple door locks. This is good especially to those who always forget their keys inside the house. So instead of bringing a key with you, all you have to do is to place one of your fingers on the scanner and the device will unlock. It is a simple yet effective way to protect your home without the hassle.
Another is the automated alarm system. Most people use this system so that they know if somebody is trying to get inside their house while they are gone or while they are sleeping. The system will be able to detect if there are some intruders and it will alarm and automatically tip the nearest police station. This is very helpful especially if the family is not home most of the time.
Another form of automated security system that does not use keys is the device which needs a PIN to be unlocked. This is less expensive than biometric locks but has almost the same level of security.
Some households use combinations of these automated security systems so that they may be able to maximize their homes' security because it is more effective to use a combination of various automated security systems.