19 System Implementation



Each integrated security system requires constant maintenance. This comes as a surprise to many owners who would never think about running their cars for 2 years without oil changes and fluid and tire pressure checks. Many system owners wait until something breaks in the system before they call a maintenance technician. These are the same owners who have a scheduled maintenance program for the elevator, building automation system, roof, windows, etc.

Integrated security systems should be maintained on a standard schedule. Depending on the size and scope of the system, the maintenance could be bimonthly, monthly, weekly, or even daily. Each component should be checked for ...

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