Top 5 Best DIY Alarm Systems

DIY alarm systems sound like a strange idea for many people especially because nowadays they can find the home security system offered by the professional company. People will consider installing home security system because they want to create a house which is really comfortable and safe. There might be bad people out there who can cause harm to their house and family so it is crucial for doing anything necessary for keeping the family safe. DIY home security might be considered especially when people cannot deal with the monthly fees of alarm system. Here are the pros and cons of this option.

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Pros

There are several good reasons which make people should consider the DIY system for their home security. The first reason cannot be separated from the cost. It is more cost effective for installing DIY system instead of paying the installation cost and monthly fee of the traditional system of home security. People can accustom the most system components of the DIY home security system. They only need to use keypad and sensors for window, door, and also motion. The very basic system will not cost more than $200 after all. This fee will only be paid one time. There is no need to pay more after they purchase the system.

Another great reason installing DIY system for home security is that it is wireless. There is no need to wire the home security system into the home electrical system. It means that it will be easier for installing the system. Expanding, moving, changing, and even upgrading the system will not be difficult at all in this circumstance.

Since there is no wiring need for DIY home security system, it will also mean that the system can be moved. There is no need to worry if they have to move to the new place in the future. They can just bring the security system along with them. People who rent the house do not have to think twice about installing this alarm system because uninstalling it can be easy when they have to get out from the rented place. Renters surely will find very great benefit from DIY home security system.

People can find many DIY systems for home security which is completed with the features of smart home. This feature will allow users for monitoring home and adjusting various functions in the house from light to thermostat using application on the smart phone or online portal. There will also be alerts on the cell phone when the alarm system is breached.

Cons

Besides all of the fabulous benefits which can be offered by DIY home security system, people must not forget that it also comes with some drawbacks. People consider DIY home security system because they want to save money. However, they have to spend a lot of money for the add-ons. Sometimes the basic system of home security will not be enough. There can be a time when people need more components such as extra sensors for the window. They have to pay more money for the additional components. It can be expensive spending after all because most DIY home security system only comes with 2-3 sensors for the windows.

DIY system for home security is considered simple because it usually only offers the basic package. It is different from the professional companies because there will be offers of security system which is more than the basic package. If people are looking for home security system which is connected to the police, DIY one surely will not be the best choice. Limited support and warranty also becomes another drawback of DIY alarm systems.

Top 5 Best DIY Alarm Systems

SaleBestseller No. 1
BIBENE WIFI Home Security Alarm System DIY KIT with Easy App, 2-in-1 PIR Main Panel,0-120dB, 3Modes for IOS Android Smartphone with Alexa Echo Control PIR Motion Sensor,Door/window Contact Sensor
264 Reviews
BIBENE WIFI Home Security Alarm System DIY KIT with Easy App, 2-in-1 PIR Main Panel,0-120dB, 3Modes for IOS Android Smartphone with Alexa Echo Control PIR Motion Sensor,Door/window Contact Sensor
  • Multi-Purpose: Most Cost-effective professional wireless security home alarm system Kit with Easy APP! The Built-In Magnetic Contact Sensor and PIR motion sensor detect any forceful break-in to activate the alarm to deter potential intruders(0-120dB),chime prompt,SOS emergency for Home/Business/Office/Child/Disabled Person Safety Protection.(Note: PIR detector is 8M,110 degree field of view coverange day and night, not Pet immunity type)
  • Easy-Operation App: Our enthusiastic programmers develop the APP to be extremely easy-install,easy-operation based on varity of user experience & customer requirements. The App allows you to control the whole security system anywhere with your ios/andriod Smartphone or tablet,and receive warning notifications of exact area when alarm triggered for you to quick track and make better informed decisions.Moreover, the APP has many humanization Functions such as arming delay,clock,timing arming.etc.
  • Best Kit Solution:WP6 home Alarm system kit includes 1x PIR Main Panel, 1x wireless PIR motion detector, 5x Door/windor sensor, 2x Remote control, 1x AC adaptor, 1x user manual, and all backup battery and install accessories.All sensors&remote control are connected with main panel already,each sensor is with label number for your quick distinguishing just to save your time.and easy to install with included mounting mount and adhesive tape.No install fee,no contracts no monthly monitoring fee.
  • Cost-effective PIR Main Panel: 2-in-1 PIR main panel with PIR motion detect sensor that equals 1x main panel and 1x PIR detector sensor, allows to work as standalone alarming by easy operation such as One-button operation to arm/disarm/adjust volume/change ringtones. You can install the PIR main panel(or PIR motion detector) in the area where is without opening door/window
  • Support Multi Work Conditions: 1) No network,standalone on-site alarming via main panel. 2) No network,standalone on-site alarming via remote control. 3) Wifi network, APP remotes the whole security system anywhere. 4£©Coming Soon:Camera Product will Launch soon which is also compatible with WP6 alarm system.You can share a discount on Camera pls just contact us. Note: Search " app set up for wp6 alarm system" on youtube to know our product better.
Bestseller No. 2
Fortress Security Store (TM) S02-A Wireless Home and Business Security Alarm System DIY Kit with Auto Dial, Motion Detectors, Panic Button and More for Complete Security
646 Reviews
Fortress Security Store (TM) S02-A Wireless Home and Business Security Alarm System DIY Kit with Auto Dial, Motion Detectors, Panic Button and More for Complete Security
  • Home security system complete with fully programmable main unit and sensors
  • Auto-dialer function will call up to 6 designated phone numbers in case of a security breach
  • Door/Window contacts detect any forceful break-in
  • Passive motion sensors detect any suspicious movement or activity
  • Loud, 110dB alarm alerts neighbors and deters potential intruders
SaleBestseller No. 3
BIBENE Door Alarm System Home Security DIY Kit, 4 Zones, Loud 130dB, 2-In-1 Host, One Button Remote, Expandable 40 Door Window Motion Sensors, Password Required Burglar Alert Security System D3-1
75 Reviews
BIBENE Door Alarm System Home Security DIY Kit, 4 Zones, Loud 130dB, 2-In-1 Host, One Button Remote, Expandable 40 Door Window Motion Sensors, Password Required Burglar Alert Security System D3-1
  • Professional Security Alarm System with 4 Zones! And 4 different modes that are ordinary/doorbell/emergency/welcome modes available to DIY each Zone features .It¡¯s a real DIY System for all Small/Medium/large House since it is expandable upto 40 sensors such as door sensor or motion sensor (Note: Each zone upto 10sensors), and upto 10 remotes.
  • Location on Exact Alarming Area: When Alarm triggered, the led indicator of corresponding zone will flash to make you quick distinguishing of exact alarming area for your further action,as well as convenient for hearing impaired person.
  • More Security and Convenience! The Host requires 4 digital password to disarm that avoids the intruders to disarm it immediately. For your own convenience, you can use the remote to one-button disarm the system!The 2-way magnet of the host is flexible to place on the left&right of the host meeting for different doorframe.
  • Cost-effective & Multi-function Host: The host with magnet equals 1 host with 1 door sensor allows to work as stand alone alarming,and the optional Away/At Home Mode & Chime/Siren is flexible to DIY to meet different requirements,Switch to Away Home Modes which allows 30seconds arm delay the system,it is great for you to open doors before leaving without alarming .At home Mode is arm direct on the host.
  • VIDEO GUIDE: Search "BIBENE D3-1 VIDEO GUIDE" on youtube of this cost-effective professional DIY alarm system Kit that Comes with 1x 2in1 Host,4 Door/window sensors,1 remote control, 1 User manual, batteries, screws and tapes optional for quick installation.It would detect any forceful break-in to active the system with 125dB loud siren to deter potential intruders,alert neighbors,or just chime prompt sound for child safety protection without monthly fee.
Bestseller No. 4
Fortress Security Store (TM) S02-B Wireless Home and Business Security Alarm System DIY Kit with Auto Dial + Outdoor Siren and More for Complete Home and Business Security
643 Reviews
Fortress Security Store (TM) S02-B Wireless Home and Business Security Alarm System DIY Kit with Auto Dial + Outdoor Siren and More for Complete Home and Business Security
  • Home security system complete with fully programmable main unit and sensors
  • Auto-dialer function will call up to 6 designated phone numbers in case of a security breach
  • Door/Window contacts detect any forceful break-in
  • Passive motion sensors detect any suspicious movement or activity
  • Loud, outdoor 140dB alarm alerts neighbors and deters potential intruders
SaleBestseller No. 5
DIGOO Wireless Home and Business Security Alarm System, With Auto Dial and APP Control Function, Come with PIR Detector, Doorbell Button, Door Window Sensor, and Remote Controller(Model:DG-HOSA)
236 Reviews
DIGOO Wireless Home and Business Security Alarm System, With Auto Dial and APP Control Function, Come with PIR Detector, Doorbell Button, Door Window Sensor, and Remote Controller(Model:DG-HOSA)
  • Defense Zone Support: support up to 99 sensors, gate, SOS, bedroom, window, balcony, perimeter, smoke, gas, carbon dioxide, water leaking detection ect. Host under wifi connected condition, you can use app to receive alarm rather than receive Phone alarm calls and messages. Effectively prevent any suspicious movement, activity or potential intruder, guard your home 7/24 hours as a home protector.
  • Loud SOS Alarm and Easy to Get Help: Children and seniors at home in emergency, press the SOS button of the remote controller, which will trigger all alarms to notice neighbors and send SOS calls and messages to other families, so they can get help in time. Support 5 groups preset alarm phone number and 20 Seconds Help Voice recording, if alarm occurs, the host will dial preset number automatically and play the record your help voice.
  • Wireless remote control APP function: You can remote control home sensors setting and management, easily to remote arm/disarm all sensors, or set up message and call real-time push notifications setting, you can view all sensors' status from APP.
  • Nertwork Support:Support WIFI/GSM/GPRS/2G(can be used 3G or 4G network, But the network transmission of the system is 2G) Intranet Alarm System Support Different Alarm Channels(APP Push / SMS / Voice monitoring / intrannet center Alarm, to ensure the alarm performance stable and reliable)
  • Colorful screen and Touch panel Design: Colorful 2.4 Inch TFT Large Digital Display Screen is eye-protected, also has a strong contrast ratio, easily to watch and operate. Touch panel, a good sense of touch feeling, for the old version home system, without the button-broken problem, will offer longer life for you.More Guarantee for you:Replacement or Refund Warranty:If you ever have any issue with our product, just contact us! OVOHome US Based Customer Service ,[email protected] Days a Week