Northwestern Ohio Security Systems, Inc.

Equipment We Offer

Because no two families or homes are alike, we recommend an in-home evaluation by one of our security experts.

Our in-home evaluations are absolutely free and allow us to create a customized solution to fit your needs and budget. Our experts will even bring demo products for you to check out during your meeting so you can be sure to choose the best options for your family.

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To help prepare you for our visit, please check out the various types of protection devices we offer. At NWOSS, we understand there is more to protecting your loved ones than keeping intruders out. That’s why we offer such a wide selection of devices, including wired and wireless models. If you’re not sure what you will need, don’t worry! Our security experts will help you choose the best options for you, taking into consideration your family’s specific needs.

Intrusion Detection Environmental Detection Smart Home Control Standard Equipment

Intrusion Detection



Suggested Locations

Door/Window Contact
NWOSS Equipment - Door/Window Contact
Alerts when a door or window has been opened (not broken).
  1. All entry/exit doors
  2. Garage Door
  3. Ground floor windows
  4. Medicine Cabinet
  5. Shed doors
  6. Door to safe

Glass Break Detectors
NWOSS Equipment - Glass Break Detectors
Alerts at the sound of breaking glass.
  1. Near large window
  2. Room with multiple windows

Motion Detectors
NWOSS Equipment - Motion Detectors
Alerts when there is motion detected in the area. Pet-friendly devices are available to allow dogs/cats to roam freely without tripping alarm.
  • Basement
  • Hallways
  • Office
  • Den

NWOSS Equipment - Cameras
Records viewing area when motion is detected.
  • Anywhere, Indoors or Outdoors

Environmental Detection



Suggested Locations

Smoke Detectors
NWOSS Equipment - Smoke Detectors
Alerts when smoke is detected.
  1. On every level
  2. Near sleeping areas

Heat Detectors
NWOSS Equipment - Heat Detectors
Alerts when temperatures exceed a specified level.
  1. Garage
  2. Kitchen

Carbon Monoxide Detectors
NWOSS Equipment - Carbon Monoxide Detectors
Alerts when a dangerous level of carbon monoxide gas is detected.
  • On every level
  • Near sleeping areas

Waterproof Medical Alarm Pendant
NWOSS Equipment - Waterproof Medical Alarm Pendant
Personal alarm device to alert of an emergency (such as a fall of a loved one).
  • Wear as a necklace

Flood Sensors
NWOSS Equipment - Flood Sensors
Alerts when immersed in water.
  • Basement
  • Water Heater
  • Laundry Room
  • Under sinks

Low Temperature Sensors
NWOSS Equipment - Low Temperature Sensors
Detects when temperature falls below a set limit.
  • First floor

Smart Home Control



Suggested Locations

Virtual Keypad App
NWOSS Equipment - Virtual Keypad App
Control your home and security system remotely. Receive text alerts.
  • Smart phone or tablet (iOS or Android)
  • Website

NWOSS Equipment - Cameras
View up to 6 cameras remotely at any time with the app or website above.
  • Anywhere, indoors or outdoors

Door Lock Control
NWOSS Equipment - Door Lock Control
Lock/unlock your door’s deadbolt remotely with the app above.
  • Back door

Thermostat Control
NWOSS Equipment - Thermostat Control
Adjust your thermostat remotely with the app above.
  • Wherever you have a thermostat

Light Control
NWOSS Equipment - Light Control
Control lighting in your home remotely with the app above.
  • On any light fixture appliance, indoors or outdoors

Standard Equipment



Suggested Locations

Control Panel
NWOSS Equipment - Control Panel
The ‘brains’ of the system. Sends signals to our Monitoring Station.
  • Near electric box

NWOSS Equipment - Keypad
Controls the system; view status, arm/disarm, test the system.
  • Beside most frequently used doors

Key Fob
NWOSS Equipment - Key Fob
Arm/disarm the system remotely.
  • Keychain

NWOSS Equipment - Siren
Emits loud sound in the event of an alarm.
  • Indoors or outdoors