SimpliSafe and Protection 1 offer premade equipment packages, but SimpliSafe users can build a custom system.
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|Monthly monitoring starting price||$14.99/mo.||$34.99/mo.|
|Minimum contract length||No contract||36-month contract|
|Trial Period||No free trial||None|
|Installation||DIY & Professional||Professional|
|Guarantees and Refunds||60 days||$1,000 Theft Protection Guarantee|
Frequently Asked Questions About SimpliSafe and Protection 1
What kind of equipment packages do SimpliSafe and Protection 1 offer?
What kind of monitoring plans do SimpliSafe and Protection 1 offer?
Both SimpliSafe and Protection 1 offer 24/7 monitoring. SimpliSafe monitoring starts at $14.99/mo. and Protection 1’s plans start at $34.99/mo.
Do either SimpliSafe or Protection 1 offer the ability to self-monitor your own security system, or is professional monitoring required?
Protection 1 requires professional monitoring while SimpliSafe offers optional month-to-month professional monitoring plans.
Are either SimpliSafe or Protection 1 a good choice for renters?
With no long-term contract or professional installation required, SimpliSafe is the better choice for renters. When you move, just pack up your system and reinstall it yourself at your new home for ease and convenience.