Protect America Home Security

Get modern, affordable security solutions for your home with Protect America.

What Sets Protect America Apart?

Serving customers for over 25 years, Protect America focuses on providing affordable home security solutions. The provider offers home automation products and security cameras to help you create a safe, smart home. Protect America offers three equipment packages: Copper, Silver and Platinum. For professional monitoring, you select a plan based on your preferred type of connectivity –the Landline Plan, Broadband Plan or the Cellular Plan. The cost of monitoring ranges from $19.99/mo. – $54.99/mo. depending on the package and plan you choose. Compare how Protect America stacks up as one of the best home security system providers.

What we like

  • Locked-in monitoring rate

  • No installation fees

  • Smart home devices and features

What we don’t like

  • Contract required

  • Upgrade to get video surveillance, smart features and smoke detection

  • 30-day limited warranty

Not sure which Protect America package is right for you?

Protect America Security System Packages

Copper

Starting at $19.99/mo

Our take

The Copper Package is great if you have a smaller home or live in an apartment, as it comes with the essentials you’ll need for protecting your home. The cost of professional monitoring for the Copper Package ranges from $19.99/mo. – $41.99/mo. depending upon the plan you choose.

Package Devices Included

  • 1 standard control panel
  • 3 door/window sensors
  • 1 motion sensor
  • 1 yard sign and 4 door/window stickers

Silver

Starting at $37.99/mo

Our take

The Silver Package comes with all of the devices found in the Copper Package but includes 6 additional door/window sensors. This package is great if you have more points of entry that need to be secured. The cost of professional monitoring for the Silver Package ranges from $37.99.mo. – $49.99/mo. depending on the plan you choose.

Package Devices Included

  • All devices in the Silver Package
  • 6 additional door/window sensors

Platinum

Starting at $42.99/mo

Our take

The Platinum Package features all of the devices in the Silver Package plus 5 additional door/window sensors. This package is great if you have a larger home and more points of entry to protect like multiple doors and windows. If you want access to smart home devices and features, you can upgrade your system by contacting a Protect America representative.

Package Devices Include

  • All devices in the Silver Package
  • 5 additional door/window sensors

Not sure which Protect America package is right for you?

Protect America Security System Equipment & Features

Touchscreen control panel

Interlogix Micro Door/Window Sensors

HD wireless video camera

Interlogix Wireless Smoke Detector

Touchscreen control panel

Designed with an easy-to-use touchscreen interface, the control panel allows you to easily arm or disarm your security system, as well as control any smart devices you may also have. The control panel can also work with Amazon Alexa for voice control.

Interlogix Micro Door/Window Sensors

Designed with a 5-year battery life, the Interlogix Micro Door/Window Sensors can easily be installed by affixing to doors or windows. With a small profile, they’re easy to blend in with your home and will alert your control panel whenever a door or window is opened.

HD wireless video camera

Get access to 720p HD video with an indoor or outdoor wireless security camera. You’ll be able to view a live video feed from your smartphone through Protect America’s mobile app for both the indoor and outdoor camera. You’ll also be notified of activity inside and outside of your home.

Interlogix Wireless Smoke Detector

The Interlogix Wireless Smoke Detector features photoelectric technology that’s designed to capture slow-burning fires faster than a typical smoke detector. With this device and Protect America’s service, you’ll have monitored protection with a team ready to respond in the event of a fire.

Compare Protect America Packages

Platinum

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Copper Package Silver Package Platinum Package
24/7 professional monitoring Yes Yes Yes
Pro. monitoring starts at $19.99/mo. $37.99/mo. $42.99/mo.
Motion detection Yes Yes Yes
Smoke detection Available with package upgrade* Available with package upgrade* Available with package upgrade*
Video surveillance Available with package upgrade* Available with package upgrade* Available with package upgrade*
Smart home devices Available with package upgrade* Available with package upgrade* Available with package upgrade*

*See FAQs to learn how you can upgrade your Protect America package.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Protect America

Can a professional install my Protect America security system?

All of Protect America’s security systems require do-it-yourself installation, but you can find the Quick Install Guide on their website. They also offer technical assistance if you need help troubleshooting your system.

How can I upgrade my Protect America package for video surveillance, smart home features or smoke detection?

Contact a Protect America representative to upgrade your package for video surveillance, smart home features, or smoke detection.

What is Protect America’s return policy?

Protect America has a 15-day money-back return policy. You can return your equipment within this period for a refund. You can learn more about Protect America’s cancellation process on their website.


Jalesa Campbell

Written by your home security specialist

Jalesa Campbell