Vivint Authorized Retailer Pittsburgh
Smart Security Specialists -- Your Vivint Authorized Dealer Covering Pittsburgh & Surrounding Areas

How Much Will A Home Security System Cost In Pittsburgh?

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

How much should a home security system cost in Pittsburgh?

When you decided that you want a home security system,, you’ll have some pressing things to think about.

Which components would safeguard your home? Will you integrate home automation components to your home security system?  How does the control panel and smartphone app function? And likely the most immediate question -- how much will a home security system cost in Pittsburgh?

Coming to a final fee can be tricky, as your final price will factor on what upgrades and equipment you decide on. You can receive a complimentary quote when you call-in to a Vivint representative and determine your security and smart home needs. However, the exact price will encompass devices, installation, and monitoring services. 

Do I Absorb the Cost For Home Security Equipment?

As you enter an agreement with a home security company, you most likely will use their alarms, sensors, and cameras. After all, the money you ultimately put out on devices might be dependent on the types of equipment and the amount you install in your house.

Many service providers will lease this equipment to you, putting the equipment fee into your monthly service charge. The kicker, if you terminate your commitment, you will be expected to turn in the equipment. Other service providers, like Vivint, will permit you to own your security system. You can pay for each of your pieces of equipment up front, where you get to pay making a less expensive monthly payment. Or finance equipment at 0% APR over time. Here, your monthly fee might be larger until you no longer owe for the equipment.

How Much Is A Security Monitoring Agreement?

The comfort in knowing that a security expert will answer the need if an activated alarm or sensor requires a monthly fee. How much that 24/7 alarm monitoring costs in Pittsburgh is contingent on the service provider and your level of service. For Vivint, professional monitoring starts at [[monitoringCost]] per month. If you require additional services, like expanded home automation integration or expanded video storage, the recurrent cost will raise a little.

How Much Does A Home Security System Cost In Pittsburgh If You Move?

You invested all the money on your home security system to protect your place of residence, and it was presented like a sensible investment. But now you're relocating to another place of residence. Do you need to spend additional money all over again to make sure your new home is safe, protected, and energy-efficient?

For a few security service providers, once you leave your place, you will have to start from scratch. Other companies, like Vivint, let you take your security system components when you move. You can take down each piece of equipment yourself or have a skilled installer to come and dismantle the system. Then a professional will set up the existing features -- and any additions you want to include -- in the new place. You may have to cover a moving service fee for the installation, fortunately your home security commitment can stay the same.

Want More Information On How Much Your Home Security System Costs in Pittsburgh?

The correct amount for your home security system will be clear after you discuss your security and smart home requirements with Vivint reps. Contact Vivint ASAP, and we'll help customize the perfect system for your house and give you a customized quote. Call (412) 318-9359 or send in the form below to get started.