Investing in System Maintenance
So, you’ve taken the steps to install a comprehensive security system for your business. Congratulations! But the efforts don’t end there, as with any product or system, parts can become worn and may need servicing.
A security system maintenance package will protect your business at all times – eliminating the possibility of any equipment failure and resulting vulnerability. Having a maintenance contact in place will not only keep your system running to its fullest potential, but it can also prolong the life of your equipment.
Today, we’ve listed the top five reasons as to why it’s crucial to have a security system maintenance agreement in place.
1. Keeping costs in control
Everybody loves surprises – except when it comes to business. When you’re working with budgets (and hoping to make a profit!) it’s important to avoid any unexpected costs or expensive issues. Having your security system correctly maintained and taken care of means that all costs are determined in advance; allowing you to always budget accurately and keep control over all of your expenses.
2. Optimising and prolonging your equipment’s performance
When your security system is correctly maintained, you’re much more likely to be able to prevent costly downtime problems before they even happen. Preventative maintenance visits involve cleaning and checking your equipment to see if it is running at its fullest potential. This means any impending issues can be recognised early and taken care of before it turns in to a more serious problem. It also helps to extend the lifespan of your system, allowing engineers to monitor any potential malfunctions.
3. Minimising your equipment’s downtime
With no maintenance agreement, you might find it difficult to arrange a quick repair of your equipment should anything go wrong. Having a security system maintenance contract in place means that not only can you place a service call as soon as you notice an issue but contract customers are more likely to receive dispatch priority.
4. Securing fast, free advice
Not only will you secure priority in the event of a problem, with a maintenance package you’ll also receive free over-the-phone technical support. This will include advice and information on how to get the most out of your equipment.
5. You’re buying peace of mind!
Having a single point of contact with a company who maintains your equipment means you are more likely to establish a good working relationship with them. It’ll help you reduce hassle and therefore stress, should anything go wrong with your equipment.
To find out more about a security system maintenance package with ACC, give us a call today on 0161 883 2502.