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Motion sensors are another form of safety precaution to add to the layers of safety and protection around your swimming pool area. A motion detector will set off an alarm or sensor that will let you know whenever someone has entered the swimming pool area.
Be sure that the sensors are located within the boundaries of the swimming pool fence and make sure to monitor the alarm results whenever children are present in and around your home. You can either use a home security company, which in most cases will call you when someone is detected in the area or rely on a base alarm, centrally located in your home to alert you to signs of trouble.
There are a number of different products on the market for this purpose, however, it is important to choose the best one for your home. In this instance, it would be prudent to schedule a consultation with a home security expert to give you advice on what motion system would work best for you.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|