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Best Doorbell Cameras: Top 3 Picks For Your Home


In recent years, several manufacturers started selling futuristic doorbell cameras nationwide. These wireless doorbells with video monitoring promised a lot, but most of them were unreliable, difficult to use, and poorly received by the public and press. Now in their second generation, doorbell cameras have improved to the point of not only delivering on their original promise of allowing homeowners ... Read More »

Funlux Cameras: Worth the Setup Hassle?


If you think Funlux security systems look eerily similar to Zmodo systems, that’s because they are. Funlux is a trademarked brand of Zmodo and seems to be part of an effort to rebrand their product, considering Zmodo doesn’t have the greatest reputation among Internet reviewers. Still, an affordable security camera system warrants further inspection. But what sets Funlux apart from ... Read More »

Do Security Systems Really Work?


Have you ever wondered whether security systems are actually effective in preventing crime? The short answer is yes. Studies have shown that simply by having a security system, your home is much less likely to be targeted by burglars and thieves in the first place. We’ll explain exactly how effective a security system can be in protecting your home.   ... Read More »

Monitronics Security Reviews: Are the Extras Worth the Extra Price?


Call: (800) 290-0709 Visit Website Monitronics is a solid middle-of-the-road home security system provider with an industry-leading alarm response center, but their prices are fairly high relative to the value they provide. To get the full experience, you’ll have a lot of add-ons to pay for, but the number of options is impressive. Pros and Cons Pros Good customer service ... Read More »

Vivint vs Frontpoint: How Do Our #7 And #1 Picks Compare?


Who wins in the battle of Vivint vs. Frontpoint? Great question! Vivint offers great monitoring 24/7, a lifetime equipment warranty, and innovative technology. However, Frontpoint comes out on top offering 24/7 monitoring as well as shorter contract lengths, easier installation, better package options, and outstanding customer service. Read on to go into further detail. vs Key Differences: Vivint vs Frontpoint ... Read More »

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