With an integrated system, it will most likely be a custom installation, which means it is always in your interest to make sure that the company that actually installed it is to make sure it always burns on all cylinders. Look for maintenance contracts that include a free parts exchange and no call fees. In general, most maintenance contracts are for real estate, with the contract being accepted as an annual or high-quality fee covering all unforeseen repairs and regular maintenance to ensure that everything works efficiently. Although fibre optic wiring is easier to install and offers an incredibly low maintenance cost, we recommend at least one annual check. Ensure safety when installing your system by entering into a routine pre-work contract to ensure that everything works properly, and make sure that spare parts are always in the device faster if necessary. Access control panels and audio/video input systems must be maintained at regular intervals throughout the year. The cost of unexpected service calls can cause problems for every company budget. Signal Systems offers a maintenance service contract that helps our customers avoid unexpected repair costs caused by a failure of their fire and/or safety systems. Fibre-optic connections – Fibre-optic connections provide the fastest and best quality data transmission for your security system and are varied and flexible enough to be used for all of this, from audio and video data to network and system installations. With so many things going wrong, any home or business owner investing in CCTV devices should also consider entering into a maintenance contract. However, alarms are electrical products that need to be maintained. A maintenance contract for your alarm is a contract between you and the security company that installed your system. As far as equipment is concerned, the contract is in the same interval, but usually a period during which the manufacturer sends a repairer to the consumer and maintenance staff for low costs (or not) in order to extend the life of the product.