Sounds Too Good To Be True
The security industry is incredibly competitive which is very good for the customer. It has made us nothing but stronger. The competition improves the product and makes the pricing structure very competitive.
The biggest difference that we have seen when our consumers used other options is their issue of being unable to get timely repair service and the lower quality equipment these companies use.
Big marketing budgets. Hard to get in touch with for service. You represent very little of their business. Should you have a problem then you are one out of 10 million customers. If it is an authorized dealer, they literally sell you, install you and then sell you back to corporate. It’s best to go with the corporate group if this is your choice.
SUMMER PROGRAMS & ONLINE
Known for their aggressive door knocking campaigns. They fly folks in from out of state, work the summer, install systems and then hope to try to service you from half the country away. Please look up reviews for these types of companies with the Better Business Bureau and on Google. You will be glad you did. Install It Yourself: Here is a box of equipment. Good luck!
What if you and your cell phone are out of range or asleep? Do you really want to deal with trying to reach authorities if you receive a signal when you are at your son’s ballgame, a concert or a family event?
TELEPHONE & CABLE COMPANIES
The Bundlers are bundling the monitoring services disguising what they charge. They are using third party sub-contractors to install and service. Have you ever had a problem with one of these providers? Have you ever been told, “We will be there between 8 am and 12 pm, and they arrive at 2:00 pm? These types of systems literally tie you down even further into your cable company – leaving you to pay $100 to $200 a month.
Before you decide to go with one of these options, talk with a Central Monitoring representative. Choose fast service, high quality Honeywell equipment from a locally owned, award winning, stable company that is fully insured, bonded and licensed. Choose Central Monitoring.