Driveway Alarms

Driveway Alarms

  • Mier Wireless Driveway Alarm - DA-100
    Add to Cart

    Mier Products

    Mier Wireless Driveway Alarm - DA-100

    Know when someone enters your driveway! The Mier DA100 wireless driveway alarm kit is perfect for monitoring driveways where it's not possible to run wiring to the driveway sensor. The DA100 uses a buried vehicle probe that connects to the wireless...
  • Add to Cart

    Dakota Alert

    Dakota MURS Chime Battery Powered Chime with Dry Contact Trigger

    Battery operated Door Chime equipped with a Song Selector and Volume Control Knob. Plays one of three tunes when the base station receives a signal from the MURS Alert transmitter. Features: Uses two AA batteries (not included) Power-off & three...
  • Add to Cart

    Mier Products

    Mier DA066MP Wireless Remote Chime Transmitter

    The Mier DA066MP transmitter can be triggered by either by a signal sent to activate chimes or by pressing a button to manually trigger the chimes. It can be used as an add-on to the DA-600 Drive-Alert models in case a user decided later that they would...
  • Mier Wireless Repeater
    Add to Cart

    Mier Products

    Mier Wireless Repeater

    Extend the range of the Mier wireless driveway alert system with the DA-REPEATER. The DA-REPEATER can extend the wireless range up to 1000 feet direct line of sight to a DA100CP, DA600CP or DA605CP.
  • Add to Cart

    Dakota Alert

    Dakota MURS Basestation Transceiver - M538-BS

    MURS stands for Multi-Use Radio Service. The MURS frequencies are permitted to transmit at a higher wattage than Family Radio Service devices, which gives them ten times or greater the range. MURS gives you transmission distances of several miles and is...
  • Add to Cart

    Dakota Alert

    Dakota Alert Metal Sensing Probe, 50 Foot

    Replacement probe and wire for Dakota Alert Hard Wired Vehicle Detection Kit. For use with the Dakota Alert 2500, 3000, 4000 Series Duty Cycle Probe Transmitter The vehicle sensor probe should be buried parallel to or under the driveway. Then the direct...
  • Add to Cart


    Optex Wireless Chime - RC-20U

    Optex Wireless RC-20U Chime The Optex RC-20U chime features three chime tones and is capable of working with up to 12 Optex wireless transmitters total. The new Optex Wireless 2000 units are "backwards" compatible meaning they will work with all of the...
  • Dakota Alert 4000 Rubber Hose Wireless Driveway Alarm System
    Add to Cart

    Dakota Alert

    Dakota Alert 4000 Rubber Hose Wireless Driveway Alarm System

    DCRH4000 Dakota Alert Rubber Hose Wireless Driveway Alarm Detect and be alerted when a vehicle enters your driveway, gas station, filling station, service station.  The Dakota Alert DCRH4000 driveway alarm system uses a rubber hose sensor that is...

Driveway Alarms and Drive Thru Alerts

There's nothing worse than having a visitor sneak up on you, or missing a customer because you didn't realize they had come and gone.  With a larger property you may also have nosy guests or thieves looking to steal from you.

There are many different styles of driveway alarms, motion sensing alerts and drive thru alerts.   They are 3 popular styles of driveway alarms and drive thru alerts:

  1. Motion Sensing - These systems will be triggered by any warm body moving in front of the sensor including vehicles, people and larger animals
  2. Magnetic Probe - These sense changes in magnetic fields created by the movement of larger metallic objects like cars or trucks.  They can also detect moving industrial bins for garbage or storage.
  3. Rubber Hose - These use a rubber hose laid on the ground.  Moving air from the hose when a vehicle passes over it will trigger the alert.

Regardless of the style, when motion is sensed, a signal is sent to a control box that will typically play a chime or warning tone in one or more locations to alert staff, residents or owners.   In some cases the systems can also be connected to remote telephone dialers, email or text message alerts, as well as local sirens or strobes.