Guardian Protection

Serving customers for over 68 years, Guardian Protection offers a variety of security packages and automation devices to help guard your home and business. You can opt for cellular monitoring, smart home features and video surveillance to strengthen your protection.

What Sets Guardian Protection Apart?

Get access to the essentials and more for your home’s security with Guardian Protection Services. You can choose between the base package for $99.00 or the IQ2 touchscreen package for $249.00.

The base package comes with a standard control panel and sensors, while the IQ2 package comes with a touchscreen control panel and sensors. You can also get 24/7 professional monitoring with Guardian Security’s award-winning monitoring center for as low as $45.99/mo. with a cellular connection.


What we like

  • Geo-location services for arming/disarming

  • $500 Theft Protection Guarantee

  • 6-month money-back guarantee

What we don’t like

  • Provider’s service is not available in every state

  • Touchscreen control panel not available in basic package

  • May have to pay an installation fee

Guardian Protection Packages


Starting at $45.99/mo

Our take

Are you searching for the basics to protect your home? The base package will take care of your intrusion protection needs with essential devices, 24/7 professional monitoring, remote arming/disarming of your system and more. This package is great for those who are on a budget or even for seniors who live independently.

Package devices and features include:

  • 1 Touchscreen control panel
  • 3 Door/window sensors and 1 motion sensor
  • Yard sign and window decals
  • Geo-location based services for arming/disarming
  • Remote mobile app access and control
  • Notifications whenever your alarm or sensors are triggered

IQ2 Touchscreen

Starting at $45.99/mo

Our take

Want access to hands-free, bluetooth disarming? With the IQ2 touchscreen package, when your smartphone is within range of the IQ2 control panel, your security system will automatically disarm. You can also add on smart devices like a smart door lock, smart thermostat, smart light, video doorbell or garage door switch and manage them from the Guardian Edge™ mobile app and the IQ2 Touchscreen Control Panel. This package includes all the features of the base package.

Package devices and features include:

  • 1 Touchscreen control panel
  • 3 Door/window sensors and 1 motion sensor
  • Yard sign and window decal
  • Access to smart home device features by mobile app and control panel

Guardian Protection Equipment and Features

Compare Guardian Protection Packages

IQ2 Touchscreen

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Base Package IQ2 Touchscreen Package
Equipment cost starts at $99.00 $249.00
24/7 professional monitoring Yes Yes
Pro. monitoring starts at $45.99/mo. $45.99/mo.
Mobile app access & control Yes Yes
Glass break detection No No
Bluetooth disarming No Yes
Smart home device & capabilities Optional Optional
Security camera Optional Optional

Frequently Asked Questions About Guardian Protection

Does Guardian Protection offer professional installation and optional DIY installation?

Guardian Protection provides professional installation for your system but does not offer the option to self-install your security system.

What is Guardian Protection’s $500 Theft Protection Guarantee?

Guardian Protection’s $500 Theft Protection Guarantee is a promise made by the provider to pay up to $500 towards your insurance deductible in the event your home is burglarized while being monitored. You do not have to pay anything to obtain the guarantee as it comes part of your service with the provider.

What is Guardian Protection’s refund process?

If Guardian Protection does not correct an operational issue with your equipment during the first six months of your service, the provider will issue a full refund for the cost of installation and any monitoring fees paid.


Written by your home security specialist

Jalesa Campbell