Here you can find answers to some of the more common questions we get involving the different Alarm Systems we install. Choose the section below that best matches your question. You can
select the image that most resembles your keypad to reach system specific questions.
Please keep in mind that not all systems are the same, and the answers we have listed are the most common solutions, but may not necessarily be the one you need or are looking for. If you
need further assistance, please give our office a call at (318)929-7850.
Do you have a question, but it's specifically about the equipment? How can you cut down on false alarms? Are you switching phone services? Whose responsibility is it to test the
system? View our most common generic questions here.Common Questions
DSC is a recognized leader in the design and manufacturing of reliable, feature-rich intrusion alarm control panels that easily integrate with an array of alarm communicators,
verification modules and cabling solutions. With their clean unobtrusive look, DSC panels have become a favorite of our customers, and is usually our go-to panel for a basic hardwired system. DSC FAQs
The IQ Panel 2 Plus is an all-in-one Security and Smart Home Solution with a 7” HD Touchscreen and excellent Alarm.com Integration. The Qolsys IQ2 Panel is our Go-To Panel for our Smart Home Automation Platform and for Existing Homes.Qolsys FAQs
The 2GiG panels feature a user-friendly interface, integrated home automation with Z-Wave devices, and interactive services through Alarm.com.2GiG FAQs
The Napco Systems that we run across the most are Napco P400, P800, and P801 panels. They are very cost effective, feature light, and user friendly, but from time to time, you may
still need to know more about this system.Napco FAQs
The NetworX line of control panels represent a full-featured security system that uses advanced technology for burglary, fire and environmental detection. A highly flexible security
option that is both easy to install and simple to use, NetworX control panels can accommodate smaller residential applications up to the most demanding commercial security needs. The
series includes the NX-4, NX-6, NX-8 and NX-8E control panels. This is an Alarm.com compatible panel.
At the end of 2019, the manufacturer has chosen to shut down their security businesss, and parts and support for these panels are limited.Caddx FAQs
Honeywell Ademco alarm panels have been around the industry for years, and are often installed by national alarm companies. Many end users have these systems already installed before deciding to use Shreveport Security; since the systems work fine, there's not much reason to change them out.Honeywell Ademco