Yes, Protection 1 requires a 36-month contract for service.
What Sets Protection 1 Apart?
Protection 1 provides home security solutions for over 1 million customers across America. One of the biggest benefits you’ll find with Protection 1 is the ability to either self-install your security system or have a professional install it for you. This gives customers more choice and flexibility based on their budget. Protection 1 also has a range of security system packages to choose from, including features like home environmental monitoring, camera-enabled motion detection, smart home control, video surveillance, and geo-fencing. You won’t have to pay for any equipment upfront, and you’ll get access to a $1,000 Theft Protection Guarantee. Monitoring costs range from $34.99/mo. – $54.99/mo.
Protection 1 Equipment and Features
2GIG Control Panel
Featuring a color touchscreen, the 2GIG Control Panel allows you to easily arm and disarm your security system, as well as control Z-wave smart devices in your home. The 2GIG Control Panel also features 2-way voice communication and the ability to create 32 unique user PIN codes, making it great for family members and service professionals who need access to your home.
Alarm.com Image Sensor
Made with a passive infrared technology, this image sensor not only detects motion but also has a camera to take images in the event your alarm is triggered and whenever motion is detected.
Wireless Smoke/Heat/Freeze Alarm
This smoke, heat, and freeze detector is designed to detect heat and cold air, sounding an alarm if extreme temperatures are sensed. This detector is designed to protect up to areas of up to 35 ft. in your home.
Alarm.com Indoor Wireless Security Camera
Designed with night vision, this indoor camera will allow you to monitor your home. It is designed to be set up with your home Internet, and with the Protection 1 Video Package, you’ll be able to watch recordings on your phone and computer.
Alarm.com Outdoor Night-Vision IP Camera
This outdoor camera also features night vision and is designed to connect your home Internet. Monitor the exterior of your home by purchasing Protection 1’s Video Package.
Kwikset Z-Wave Door Lock
Remotely lock and unlock your door with the Kwikset Z-Wave Door Lock. A smart door lock is a great option in the event you or family members forget to lock a door after leaving home. For remote access, you’ll need to purchase the Protection One Smart Control Package or higher.
Programmable Z-Wave Thermostat
Schedule and control your home temperature with the Programmable Z-Wave Thermostat. This device features a touchscreen with easy-to-use controls. The screen automatically lights up and beeps in response to your touch.
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|Equipment price starts at||No upfront cost||No upfront cost||No upfront cost||No upfront cost|
|24/7 Professional monitoring||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Pro. monitoring starts at||$34.99/mo.||$44.99/mo.||$49.99/mo.||$54.99/mo.|
|Home environmental monitoring||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Smart home control||No||No||Yes||Yes|
Frequently Asked Questions About Protection 1
Does Protection 1 require a contract?
Does Protection 1 offer both DIY and professional installation?
Yes, with Protection 1 you can choose between DIY or professional installation for your security system. If you’d prefer professional installation, please call to check availability for your location.
Does Protection 1 have an installation fee?
Protection 1 installation typically costs $99, but this price may vary depending on your equipment, configuration, and services chosen.
Does Protection 1 have a trial period?
Yes, Protection 1 has a 3-day trial period if you change your mind about their service.