When buying a burglar alarm many homeowners instinctively choose a DIY installation because it's free. They overlook the benefits of a professionally installation and, sometimes, live to regret it. We've taken a thorough look at the pros and cons of installing it yourself vs hiring a professional.
For a police monitored alarm you pay a premium subscription, so it’s important to know exactly what you’re getting and whether it’s worth it.
Life is full of choices – bus or train, going out or staying in, Eastenders or Coronation Street. Picking a home security alarm is no different: which should you go for – DIY or monitored?
There are many factors to consider and like most things, each has its pros and cons. After all, an option that works for one person may not necessarily work for the next.
So how do you pick which is right for you?