What are the best Home Security Systems?

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  1. Ridic

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    ADT is a fucking joke. I need to switch. Who should I use?
     
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    a shotgun and a pitbull
     
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    a better neighborhood :smile:
     
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    HOW TO INSTALL[​IMG] A SOUTHERN HOME SECURITY SYSTEM

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    jcosey Oakland, CA

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    Where do you live? Agreed on ADT, can't stand them. I went with Bay Alarm in the SF Bay Area and couldn't be happier.
     
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    I'm in Florida. Palm Beach area.
     
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    http://www.homesecuritystore.com sells systems up front that you or someone you know can install then have monitored through another company for around 8 bucks a month. Wireless systems are easy as fuck to install and can be done by a handy person. They have decent forums too.
     
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    You'll get a significant cut on your homeowners insurance once a system is monitored. Keep that in mind when you are pricing the systems.
     
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    In one. Doesn't do much to stop smash and grab kids.

    Our neighborhood hasn't had any break ins yet that I've heard of, but another one nearby has had a few. One house had cameras and it was young, suburban looking white kids breaking in.
     
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    The monitoring is the biggest reason I hate ADT. They don't do a damned thing.

    Something tripped our alarm and I didn't find out till a neighbor called me to let me know. He said it was already on when he got home from work and even waited 15 minutes to call me. Never heard a word from ADT until I called them.
     
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    Home security systems are a waste. When they work they're just a signal for the police to come and take a burglary report. When they don't you get false alarms that the police will start charging you for.
     
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    You can set some of the newer systems up to text or email or call your phone as soon as the alarm trips.
     
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    My parent's get a text if their fridge is open. It's crazy.
     
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