September 15, 2011

List of Top Home Security Services

A list of top Home Security Services in the US is below.
 


Review the list together with the tips mentioned in how to pick a Home Security service.

Typical fees with basic equipment and configuration are shown.

Equipment/Install - $750, Monthly fee - $50, Contract – 2 to 3 years
Optional - Video security, Remote control of lighting and thermostat

Activation - $100, Equipment Fee, Monthly fee - $50, Contract – 3 years
Wireless
Optional – Video security, Remote control of lighting, locks and thermostat

Install - $0, Equipment - $300, Monthly Fee - $35, Contract – 1 to 3 years
Wireless
Optional - Video security, Remote control of lighting, locks and thermostat

Install - $0, Equipment - $200, Monthly fee - $15, No contract
Wireless
No video security option. You can add DIY video security on your own.

Install - $0, Equipment - $300, Monthly fee - $30, Contract – 3 years
Wireless
Optional – Video security

Alarm Relay provides monitoring service for $9/month.

Alarm Relay can be used when you have installed a security system on your own (e.g. with GoControl panels and sensors) or have an existing security system and want to switch monitoring services.

And, if you want a fully self-monitored home security service (with no monthly fees or contracts), where you install, manage and monitor on your own then options such as MiCasaVerde Vera, Panasonic or Axis IP cameras, Logitech Alert are available.