You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - > General Discussion Forums > The Club House >

Home Monitored Alarm Systems

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-14-2013, 07:09 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Renegade44's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 164
Liked 34 Times on 27 Posts

Default Home Monitored Alarm Systems

My wife is on this kick to get one. I have an existing home. So it needs to be retrofitted. I have two adult dobermans that roaming the house during the day.
So I need one that Is pet friendly. The garage is a MUST for being monitored.

Experiences good /bad?
Installation estimated fees?
Monthly cost? (monitoring)

I would like it linked to my cell phone too with video.
Renegade44 is offline  
Reply With Quote

Join Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join Today! - Click Here

Old 02-14-2013, 08:14 PM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 3,087
Liked 758 Times on 450 Posts
Likes Given: 477


Home security alarm system ... I went with ADT ... about 125 dollars a month. Must say they don't kid around when they think there's an emergency. They're right on it.
PanBaccha is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2013, 09:09 PM   #3
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
AntonE's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 34
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts
Likes Given: 2


I went with SafeMart. You can buy all the stuff online and install it yourself. The monitoring is with I pay $480 per year all at once. I spent $2400 on the window and door sensors for 20 windows and doors, two cameras, motion detection, water sensor, temp sensor, a couple of wall outlets to control lights, and a thermostat.

All battery powered, wireless.

Pros: save money
No wires or drilling
Fine system
No installer in your home
Support was great
Its awfully easy!!!!
You can arm the system with or without motion detection, a must for dogs!

Cons: you have to do it yourself
And you gotta have patience
Adding the remote cams to your WI FI is tricky

Last edited by AntonE; 02-14-2013 at 09:40 PM.
AntonE is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2013, 10:19 PM   #4
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
locutus's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 16,295
Liked 15479 Times on 7693 Posts
Likes Given: 14582


Whatever a good system costs, it's worth it.
To the world, you may be only one person. but to one person you may be the world.

locutus is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
False alarm NGIB Revolver Handguns 2 04-05-2010 01:20 PM
false alarm x 2 falseharmonix Survival & Sustenance Living Forum 3 09-20-2009 05:02 PM
Home Security Systems. cpttango30 The Club House 9 01-11-2009 03:13 AM
Dog or alarm system Samhain The Club House 12 03-09-2008 11:23 PM