Fort Wayne's Frequently Asked Questions About Home Security Systems

We’ve compiled our common home security FAQs in Fort Wayne 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 Fort Wayne home security system! A Vivint rep will help evaluate your home and your family’s security needs to gauge the very best equipment for you. Have peace of mind with uninterrupted surveillance alarm monitoring in addition to fire, carbon monoxide, and flood detection. Then, design your smart home by installing a smart thermostat, smart lighting, and smart locks.

Want to keep an eye on everything with video cameras? No problem. Vivint offers HD video with our indoor and outdoor cameras, including our popular front door cameras. Check in on your cameras through the Vivint App when you’re on vacation, and even document and save video clips. A Vivint professional can configure the perfect home security system that suits your needs!

The alarm can be triggered in several ways -- door or window sensors, motion detectors, smoke or CO detectors, etc.-- which push a sign to the equipment’s control panel. This alerts the Vivint monitoring team. A live person will contact you immediately to find out if you need a hand, and notify the appropriate departments while you find a safe place. Vivint monitoring specialists are accessible day and night to deliver live support when you require them most.

Vivint offers surveillance systems in Fort Wayne that are fully wireless and work through a cellular network, instead of a “landline.” Alarm hubs can bridge with monitoring locations by cellular-based technology. This means no annoying wires running in your home, and robbers cannot knock out your surveillance system by breaking your lines.

Vivint surveillance systems have a 24-hour backup battery so that your home is still secure, even if your electricity goes out. The security services as well as the high-decibel siren will still be in service to provide continual protection of your Fort Wayne home.
Yes, most Vivint home security components allow remote access capabilities from your mobile device including arming, disarming, and sending messages. You can also control home automation functions like your house’s lighting, garage doors, and your thermostat when you are away. See your house while you are gone with Vivint’s clear HD video functionality on your cameras. Or use the intercom feature on your security cameras to chat with visitors.

Yes! All Vivint products come with a yard sign and decals for your home to show that your dwelling is defended by the best security system with professional monitoring. 90% of burglars admit that they stay clear of houses with a security system. By protecting your home with a Vivint security system and promoting the Vivint signs and stickers, you are already reducing your risk!

Yes. Vivint has 24 hours/7 days a week monitoring in Fort Wayne, 365 days a year. With Vivint home monitoring, you get peaceful feeling from knowing you have a professional helping to defend the people and things you value most at home.

Yes! Vivint’s wireless devices make it perfect for apartment living in Fort Wayne. Set up motion sensors, a doorbell camera, and different home automation devices like smart lighting. Vivint’s professional installers will quickly set up devices so they can be taken with you when you change addresses. Just check in with your landlord to see what components you can use with your unit.

Absolutely. Your Vivint Smart Home capacity are picked by your home’s needs. Most of your security and home automation smart items can be controlled through the Vivint App. Set schedules for your equipment or have them to respond to specific events. Personalize your tailored home security package with the advanced features you want most for your Fort Wayne home!

Yes! It’s easy to connect your Vivint equipment to an A.I. assistant. This allows you to view everything with your voice, from your security equipment, lights, and thermostats, to your garage door and locks. Once your voice integration is set up, you can ask Alexa or Google to “arm” or “disarm” your security system and much more!