SimpliSafe has three packages and the option to build your own system or include add-on equipment items to a package. None of Smith Thompson’s three packages include video surveillance, but you can customize your system with any compatible equipment.
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|Monthy monitoring starting price||$14.99/mo.||$16.95/mo.|
|Minimum contract length||No contract||No contract|
|Trial Period||No free trial||No free trial|
|Installation||DIY & Professional||Professional|
|Guarantees & Refunds||60-day Money-Back Guarantee||None|
Frequently Asked Questions About SimpliSafe & Smith Thompson
What kind of equipment packages do SimpliSafe and Smith Thompson offer?
What kind of monitoring plans do SimpliSafe and Smith Thompson offer?
Both SimpliSafe and Smith Thompson offer month-to-month, 24/7 professional security and fire monitoring, starting at $14.99 and $16.95, respectively.
Do either SimpliSafe or Smith Thompson offer the ability to self-monitor your own security system, or is professional monitoring required?
SimpliSafe gives you the option to self-monitor, but Smith Thompson requires you to get set up with its monitoring service in Texas.
Are either SimpliSafe or Smith Thompson a good choice for renters?
Both providers supply wireless systems that are suitable for renters because they’re easy to install and uninstall.