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Buying Advice - Page 4 of 5 • Home Security Systems Reviews - Peace Of House

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When you come home from work and see the front door of your home open when it shouldn’t be you start to get the sinking feeling. You then see there is damage to the door and you walk inside and see your TV missing that bad feeling is now confirmed – someone has been in…

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This is probably too obvious. An alarm system only works as an alarm system when it is armed, but there are variations to a system being armed and disarmed that can make a difference in what happens when it is triggered. Systems don’t always need to be armed to detect an event and send out…

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Having a home security system installed in your home can provide you with more peace of mind and help to prevent your home, valuables and family being targeted by criminals. These systems come in different price ranges and levels of complexity but do work in similar ways in protecting, detecting and notifying of an unauthorized…

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One thing you have probably come across when looking at home security systems is talk about alarm zones and how many each system has. Understanding how these zones work can help in comparing products and how to plan your system if you are looking at getting a DIY system or it can help you when…

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SmartThings and iSmartAlarm are two recent entrants to the market of providing DIY home security systems. They are both putting more control in to the hands of the owner or renter than has been possible with the traditional systems. You get much of the functionality and more that you could only get with monitored systems….

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Apartment living offers a number of security issues that you don’t necessarily have when you live in a house. This can make it a bit more difficult to find a system that will protect your valuables, you and your family. There can often be a number of people and coming from your apartment building and…

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Simplisafe and Frontpoint home security systems both come with very good reputations and it can be hard to understand how they compare. They have similar aims in protecting people’s home while being trustworthy and not then surprising their customers with hidden costs or penalties. They do have a lot of similarities in the way they…

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At one time, not that long ago, the only way a home security system could communicate with a monitoring center or the owner was over a land line. This was a time before cell phones and the internet. Now you there is  a choice of ways that an alarm system can be monitored and send…

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There was a time when your only option was to have someone come into your home to install a security system and then be signed up to an expensive long term contract that you couldn’t get out of. That has all changed in recent times with the advent of DIY wireless home security systems where…

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It is amazing just how many different home security systems there are and companies offering them. There seems to be a new one coming out all the time. Along with this choice there is the fact that some of the companies have used high pressure tactics and worse to get sales. This all makes it…

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