Frequently Asked Questions

Here you can find answers to some of the most common home security questions we receive here at Core. Give us a call if you have any other questions not listed below. We are here to help.

You can visit your city website and apply online

At least 3 Contacts are included in all packages and primarily used for doors. We would recommend adding extra motions or glass breaks for optimal coverage.

We provide wireless alarm monitoring, which is available for an additional monthly fee. We also have the 2GIG system that provides total wireless freedom; e.g., wireless monitoring and wireless security devices.

Once signals are received by our 5 diamond monitoring station, it takes our dispatchers about 13 seconds to first contact you, rule out any false alarms, and then dispatch the proper emergency service. However, if you use a panic button to send out an emergency signal, then the police will be dispatched immediately without call verification.

You can arm your system remotely with any of our Qolsys systems. With our Qolsys system, you have total control to interact with your home security from anywhere, including smart phones, phones with web browsers, tablets, or internet-accessible computers.

Geo-Fencing is a location-based technology that creates a virtual fence around a specified location. You can set up Geo-Fencing to arm or disarm when you reach a certain distance or raise and lower your thermostat.

You can test your system by contacting our central monitoring station and requesting to put your system on test mode.

No. We also provide our customers with wireless alarm monitoring systems. If you are a new customer and would like more information or price quotes on our wireless systems, give us a call.

Yes! We professionally install indoor, night vision outdoor, and doorbell cameras that are supplied by Core Home Security and supported by alarm.com.