Since there is a burglary in the United States every 90 seconds, it makes sense to install a home security Austin system for your residence. Anymore such a system is relatively inexpensive, it can be all WIFI based and installed on a modular basis.
It used to be necessary to have an electrician install the home security system and all of the components, but new technology has made all of that obsolete.
The newer systems allow for real-time reporting to your smartphone so you are instantly alerted to any breach of the system. You can even get real time pictorial and video streaming to your smartphone with these newer systems.