Disclaimer: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free.
If you’ve ever been the victim of a burglary you know first hand how important it is to own an alarm system. Although an alarm won’t make your home burglary proof, it does act as a deterrent to most thieves and can ensure a speedy response when you need it. The effects of victimization can last for years. Although most people get over it rather quickly, fears often resurface from time to time and steal a little pleasure out of life’s activities. It’s sad but true. Do yourself a favor and get an alarm. It may save you and your family years of unnecessary stress. But with all the systems on the market these days who do you trust?
ADT has long been one of the most recognized and trusted brands for home security. With the Samsung + ADT Home Security Starter kit (available at Best Buy) you’re getting a smart home security product that is reliable, easy to install, and even easier to use. It offers fast-response ADT security, works with a wide range of smart devices, and comes with everything you need to get your home security up and running.
24/7 professional monitoring services are available but not mandatory. The Samsung SmartThings app provides notifications in real time, so it is possible to go your own route. The starter kit comes with an ADT Security Hub (Monitor), ADT Motion Detector, and 2 ADT Door and Window Detectors. The monitor can be mounted on the wall or placed in a stand. It controls your system and can also serve as a hub for the rest of your smart home devices. The motion sensors and door and window detectors can be installed using screws or sticky tape. Whichever method you decide, the entire process from start to finish is incredibly easy. Instructions are simple and easy to follow. There’s really nothing to it. Why pay for installation when you can do it yourself for free?
The ADT Home Security Starter Kit is easy to set up and customizable. Expansion packs are available for purchase. Components can be added at any time. If you want to add motion detectors and sensors its no big deal at all. It takes minutes to install and connect additional components. Whether it’s your first system or one of many, the Samsung + ADT option is one of the smartest options out there for DIY reliable home security.