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Our security systems section covers all aspects of securing your home with an alarm system. We review home alarm companies, and provide comparison tables to give you insights into pricing, features, terminologies, and more so you can make an informed purchasing decision. We also welcome our reader feedback and allow you to submit your own security system reviews which may be published or integrated into existing reviews.

Home Security Systems Reviews 2016

Home Security Systems Reviews

The security industry is highly competitive, from local mom and pop companies to international giants. It is a relatively easy industry to enter, but a very hard one to offer a consistently great product and service over time, especially with new technologies being released every day. It has become difficult to keep up with all the changes and wrap your head around the latest and greatest house alarm offerings. With so many to choose from and so many things to consider, how do you know which home alarm system is right for you? Our home security systems reviews cover the top contenders and bring you our findings in our regularly updated reviews... 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 »

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 »

Home Security System Cancellation Policies


No one goes into a security contract expecting to cancel, but life happens and cancellation is sometimes necessary. And a lot of home security companies aren’t known for making their cancellation policies easy to find (after all, they don’t really want you to cancel). That’s why we’ve dug in and researched the cancellation policies of some of the top home ... Read More »

Scout Reviews: Modernized Security, Without a Contract


Scout offers some great-looking equipment that not only performs well but is also reasonably priced. Before Scout was created, the founder was searching for a home security system and felt that the industry was 20 years behind the times and outrageously expensive. So he decided to create his own security company with more affordable options: Scout. With Scout you have the option to monitor the system yourself or have it professionally monitored. You get to choose the equipment needed for your home and best of all...no contracts! Read further to learn more about Scout Alarm... Read More »

Remocam Reviews: The First IoT Camera?


  View on Amazon  Visit Website Even though Remocam has only been on the security scene for about two years, it’s an impressive little Wi-Fi camera that bests the Nest Cam in features and functionality. And although we do always recommend professionally monitored systems, Remocam offers security basics that can help you feel a little safer like 2-way voice, motion-sensing image capture, and a 335°+ view. Retailing at $200, ... Read More »

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