Reliable security system maintenance team Cape Town

Trust in B & L Services for comprehensive security systems maintenance and servicing, ensuring your utmost protection and compliance with insurance requirements. Safeguard your commercial or residential property and your family with unparalleled efficiency.

Benefit from the expertise of our seasoned security system technicians, boasting over two decades of experience in optimizing the performance of your alarm, CCTV, electrified fence, access control, and intercom systems.

At B & L Services, we take pride in upholding the highest standards of professionalism, guaranteeing that your security systems function flawlessly when you need them most. Rest easy knowing that our skilled team is dedicated to ensuring your peace of mind and the safeguarding of what matters most to you.

Costing of a call-out

Service call fee: You can expect to pay a straight fee for the first hour with a fixed labour rate when the call-out takes longer than an hour. Fee for a service call range between R650 – R850 – depending on your loction.

Security system maintenance pricing start with a service call + additional labor + any failing components that need to be serviced by the company who made it (gate motors etc) or replaced. Our experienced technician will keep you up to date with the outcome of the maintenance assessment and possible additional costs.

What is regarded as technical security system maintenance?

Security systems maintenance refers to the regular upkeep, inspection, and servicing of security systems to ensure their proper functioning, reliability, and effectiveness over time. It involves a series of tasks performed on a scheduled basis to identify and address any issues, faults, or potential vulnerabilities and failing equipment in the security system.

Maintenance activities may vary depending on the type and complexity of the security system, but here are some common tasks involved:

  1. System Testing: Regular testing of the security system components, including sensors, cameras, alarms, access control devices, and communication systems, to ensure they are functioning correctly. This involves simulating various scenarios to verify that the system detects and responds appropriately.
  2. Software Updates: Keeping the security system’s software up to date to benefit from the latest features, improvements, and security patches. This includes updating firmware on devices and ensuring compatibility between different system components.
  3. Inspection and Cleaning: Physically inspecting system components, such as cameras, sensors, and control panels, for signs of damage, wear and tear, or tampering. Cleaning lenses, removing debris, and checking connections are also important to maintain optimal performance.
  4. Battery Replacement: Replacing batteries in wireless devices, such as sensors, keypads, or remote controls, to ensure uninterrupted operation. Batteries typically have a limited lifespan, and regular maintenance helps prevent power failures and system downtime.
  5. Calibration and Adjustment: Calibration of sensors and devices to maintain accurate detection and reduce false alarms. This includes adjusting motion sensor sensitivity, aligning cameras, and fine-tuning access control devices.
  6. Reviewing Logs and System Reports: Analyzing system logs, event histories, and reports to identify any irregularities, errors, or patterns that require attention. This helps in troubleshooting issues and identifying potential security risks.
  7. User Training and Support: Providing ongoing training and support to system users, administrators, and security personnel. This ensures that they are familiar with the system’s operation, know how to respond to alarms or alerts, and understand any changes or updates to the system.
BL Services reliable security system maintenance teams
BL Services trusted security system maintenance teams

Regular maintenance of security systems is crucial for several reasons:

  • Ensuring System Reliability: By conducting routine maintenance tasks, potential issues can be identified and addressed before they escalate, minimizing system failures and downtime.
  • Maximizing System Performance: Regular maintenance helps optimize the performance of security system components, ensuring that they operate at their full potential and provide accurate detection and response.
  • Preventing Security Vulnerabilities: By regularly inspecting and updating the system, security vulnerabilities can be identified and addressed promptly, reducing the risk of breaches or unauthorized access.
  • Extending System Lifespan: Proper maintenance and care can extend the lifespan of security system components, reducing the need for frequent replacements and resulting in cost savings over time.

It is recommended to work with our qualified technicians to ensure effective and appropriate maintenance of security systems that protect your business or home.

What to expect when you booked a service or maintenance call

Our technical expert and his team will visit your premises to do a visual inspection or the systems present, repair what is necessary and provide you with an assessment and/or a recommendation in the case of failing components.