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Alder Security

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Alder Security focuses on keeping your family safe through intrusion detection and video surveillance. Learn more about the solutions that Alder has to offer.
Updated Mar 17, 2021
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What Sets Alder Security Apart?

Alder Security’s aim is to provide home security solutions that are easy to set up and simple to use. Alder doesn’t offer advanced equipment like smart home devices, but you will be able to receive alerts for activity in and or around your home, as well as check in through video surveillance. Alder has been serving customers in the home security space for over 10 years and currently serves homeowners across 18 states nationwide.

One unique aspect about Alder Security is that they don’t provide pre-made packages. A specialist will work with you over the phone to help you customize a package for your needs. Since each package is customized, Alder does not have preset package and monitoring prices. Learn more about the devices and features you can get with Alder Security.

Pros

  • Fast, 3-second alarm response rate
  • Limited lifetime equipment warranty
  • Easy DIY installation process

Cons

  • No equipment pricing provided online
  • No monitoring pricing provided online
  • No smart home devices

Alder Security DIY System

  • Build Your Own Alder Security Package

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    Our Take

    Alder doesn’t offer any preset home security packages you can choose from. The provider instead will work with you to help you choose the devices to protect your home. Some will find this aspect about Alder frustrating as they may be upsold on equipment that they may not need. Some customers may also want the ease of choosing a preset package versus working with a specialist.

    With Alder Security, you will find typical equipment such as a touchscreen control panel, motion sensors, door/window sensors, a key fob, smoke detector, flood & freeze sensor, and signage. Alder also offers security cameras. You can choose from the Arlo Pro Indoor/Outdoor camera or the YI Indoor Camera.

    Package Features

    • Alder Simple Control Panel
    • Motion sensor
    • Door/window sensor
    • Key fob
    • Smoke detector
    • Flood & freeze sensor
    • Arlo Pro Indoor/Outdoor camera
    • YI Indoor Camera
    • Signage

Alder Security Equipment and Features

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    Alder Simple Control Panel

    The Alder Simple Control Panel helps you manage your home security system easily. The 7-inch touchscreen device can be mounted on a wall in your home via adhesive support or set on a level surface. You’ll also be able to speak with an Alder monitoring specialist via two-way voice. With a 4G LTE cellular connection, you can be more assured of a reliable connection to Alder’s monitoring center.

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    Alder motion sensor

    Designed to monitor an entire room, Alder’s motion sensor can detect movement within a 45-foot range. This device detects motion through infrared technology, and has a 90-degree field of view, making it optimal for placing in the corner of a room.

  • Alder smoke & carbon monoxide detector Image

    Alder smoke & carbon monoxide detector

    Alder’s smoke and carbon monoxide detector can detect the presence of smoke and rising levels of heat in your home to help alert you in time. With carbon monoxide being an odorless and colorless gas, this detector can also help protect your safety if dangerous levels of carbon monoxide becomes present.

  • Arlo Pro Indoor/Outdoor Camera Image

    Arlo Pro Indoor/Outdoor Camera

    The Arlo Pro Indoor/Outdoor Camera has a completely wireless design, making it easy to install indoors or outdoors without obstructive wiring for power. One unique quality about this security camera is a smart siren that’s about as loud as live concert music. This siren can be triggered by activity or audio, making it a great deterrent feature. You’ll also find features like HD video, night vision, 7-day cloud recording, and more.

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    YI Indoor Camera

    The YI Indoor Camera will keep you in-the-know with clear, 1080p HD video, motion alerts, and two-way audio. One unique feature this camera boasts is the ability to distinguish a baby’s cry. This feature makes the YI Indoor Camera a good device for new parents and baby monitoring. Setup is designed to be quick and easy with mobile app installation so you can watch live streaming video on your smartphone.

Frequently Asked Questions About Alder Security


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Jalesa Campbell

Jalesa is one of Safety.com's staff experts on home security, natural disasters, public safety, and family safety. She's been featured on Today.com and elsewhere.

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