The technology for security has advanced in ways that allow you to protect the outside of your home almost as securely as the inside. Basic security systems will guard your home from unwanted intrusion by triggering alarms and alerting you on your cell phone as well as a central monitoring system. Security systems will also automatically detect for smoke, fire or water leaks. You can even monitor your home while you are away through the internet on your phone or computer. The options are numerous. An ETC expert can help you find the best system for your family.