Vivint Authorized Retailer Houston
Smart Security Specialists -- Your Vivint Authorized Dealer Covering The Entire Houston Metro Area

How Much Can A Home Security System Cost In Houston?

August 10, 2021
Garage door camera and vivent sign in the front yard.

How much can a home security system cost in Houston?

If you are searching for a new home security system, you’ll have some pressing things to look at.

What parts can protect your place of residence? Will you integrate home automation products to your home security system?  How does the control panel and mobile security app operate? And probably the most pressing question -- how much does a home security system cost in Houston?

Coming to a final fee can be sticky, as your final bill will factor on what benefits and equipment you decide on. You will have a complimentary quote when you call-in to a Vivint professional and talk about your security and home automation needs. After all, the definite cost should include devices, install, and monitoring services. 

Do You Absorb the Cost For Home Security Components?

If you enter an agreement with a home security provider, you most likely will use their alarms, sensors, and cameras. However, the money you eventually spend on devices might be dependent on what devices and the amount you put in your house.

A few companies will lease security system equipment to you, putting the equipment fee into your monthly charge. The kicker, if you terminate your contract, you will be advised to turn in the security system. Other firms, like Vivint, will permit you to retain your equipment. You can pay for each of your pieces of equipment in the beginning, and you have to having a smaller monthly service fee. Or finance your devices at 0% APR over time. That means, your monthly payment will be larger until you own the equipment.

How Expensive Is A Security Monitoring Contract?

The comfort in knowing that a security professional will answer the need if an activated alarm comes with a monthly fee. The charge that 24/7 security monitoring costs in Houston is dependent on the firm and your grade of service. For Vivint, alarm monitoring begins at [[monitoringCost]] per month. If you need additional services, like upgraded smart home integration or enhanced video storage, the monthly cost will go up to some degree.

How Much Does A Home Security System Cost In Houston If You Relocate?

You spent a lot of money on your home security system to secure your house, and it seemed like a sensible investment. But now you're moving to another house. Will you have to spend additional money for a second time to make sure your new home is safe, protected, and energy-efficient?

For many security service providers, once you leave your residence, you will have to start a new service contract. Other companies, like Vivint, allow you take your security system when you move. You can dismantle each device yourself or call for a expert installer to come and dismantle the system. Then a pro will set up the existing features -- and any additions you want to have -- in the new place. You may have to incur a moving service fee for the installation, fortunately your home security commitment can stay the same.

Want More Insight On How Much Your Home Security System Costs in Houston?

The exact amount for a new home security system will be determined after you review your security and smart home requirements with Vivint reps. Get in touch with Vivint today, and we'll help personalize the perfect system for your place and give you a tailored quote. Call (713) 597-3506 or send in the form below to get started.