No, both ADT and CPI Security’s systems are installed by professional technicians. If you are looking for DIY home security options, check out our picks for the Best DIY Home Security Systems.
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|Monthly monitoring starting price||$28.99/mo.||$29.99/mo.|
|Minimum contract length||36 months||39 months|
|Trial period||6 months||None|
Frequently Asked Questions about ADT and CPI Security
Do ADT and CPI Security provide optional DIY installation?
What types of packages do ADT and CPI Security provide?
ADT offers three packages: Traditional, Control and Video. If you only want the essentials for protecting your home, choosing the Traditional Package is best. If you want video surveillance capabilities in addition to mobile app access, we would recommend choosing the Video Package. Pricing varies for each package. CPI Security offers three packages as well: inTouch Essentials, inTouch Essentials Plus and the inTouch Edge packages. Each of CPI Securiy’s packages offer mobile app access, giving you the ability to remotely arm and disarm your security system. You can get video surveillance capabilities with both the inTouch Essentials Plus and the inTouch Edge packages. Pricing varies for each package.
What professional monitoring options do ADT and CPI Security have?
The price of professional monitoring for both providers is competitive. You can get 24/7 professional monitoring with ADT for as low as $28.99/mo. With CPI Security, you can get 24/7 professional monitoring for as low as $29.99/mo.