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March 01, 2022

Ways To Control Your Lubbock Home Security From Your Phone

In today’s world, a home security system has more features than door sensors and security cameras. Security may include smart locks, flood sensors, and a whole host of home automation components. To manage everything you are able to make use of your central command touchscreen when you are home. If you’re away, you have the ability to control your Lubbock home security with a phone.

Thankfully, the ADT Control® home security app makes interacting with your devices easy to do.

Taking the First Steps With ADT Control

To begin controlling your Lubbock home security system using your cell phone is by getting the ADT Control app for your Android or Apple phone. At installation, your rep should walk you through the proper settings. Once you’ve decided on your unique details, you can enter it on various phones or tablets. When wanting to engage your system, tap the easy-to-identify shield. You can also access every device from your phone, including window and door sensors, smart locking and lights, and video cameras.

Control Your Devices From Wherever You Are

A home security app on your cell phone allows you to control integrated equipment around your house with a simple finger swipe. Forgot to lock the door on the way out? All you have to do is open your ADT mobile app. You are able to activate your overall home security, see live video feeds, alter light levels, change your HVAC, by hitting the correct icon in your app. You can even get automatic notifications on your phone if any of your security devices sense trouble.

Keep Eyes On Your Property

When you control your Lubbock home security system with your phone, you can enjoy a real-time video feed of your property if your surveillance is turned on. Explore live footage from any connected camera straight from your phone, and save short clips or still images, and watch lengthier segments as you like. If guests show up – the mail carrier, a delivery driver, or a family member -- take advantage of the bi-directional audio capability to give them instructions.

Go Advanced With Custom Schedules and Geo-Services

By using the main menu, you will enjoy access to several modern options. Use scheduling your smart thermostat, door and window sensors, lighting, and whatever else you want by designing a custom scene. By using this feature, you may program how your components operate with one another, and when you want them to activate or shut down. Set a end-of-day scene that turns off all the common-area smart lighting, turns on the porch light, turns down the comfort levels, and activates your overall security alarm. Next, you can set a start-your-day scene that does the opposite when you need to rise and shine.

If you want to go even more high-tech, you can turn on geo-services from the main hub or the app. By doing so, you can have your property
secure itself by locking the doors, shutting off the smart lights, and turning on your alarms when you depart for work. When you arrive from a long day’s work, your home will come to life by automatically putting up the garage door and disarming your alarm.

Take Advantage Of ADT Control In Lubbock By Speaking With Our Security Experts

You can finally leave your property with confidence as you know your residence is [[safer|more secure|better protected] than it has ever been before. Simply dial (806) 302-1344 or submit the form below and a one of our security specialists will help you build the ideal home security system for your property -- bolstered by the incredible ADT Control app.