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Do you have an alarm for your home?

Answer anon if you're worried about privacy or anything. I'm looking at them but they don't seem to be cheap (monthly). Anyone have suggestions?

I think we need a category for misc. or "life."

 
jeanclaudia

Asked by jeanclaudia at 12:13 AM on Mar. 1, 2013 in Home & Garden

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Answers (15)
  • We have a security system. We have it set up for security (windows, doors, glass breakage) and fire monitoring.

    We also have 2 dogs, a cat that I know would rip apart anyone trying to hurt DD, and a shotgun...for just in case the screeching alarm didn't detour someone.

    We pay $31.70 a month.
    AllAboutKeeley

    Answer by AllAboutKeeley at 7:23 AM on Mar. 1, 2013

  • I have a dog.
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 12:15 AM on Mar. 1, 2013

  • We don't have an alarm but we do have security lights that come on if anyone is around the house.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:16 AM on Mar. 1, 2013

  • My friend stole an alarm system sign from someones yard and put it in her yard. Lol, I live in a decent neighborhood so no. I do have sensor lights though and a nice bat next to my bed. I'm a light sleeper.
    skinnyslokita

    Answer by skinnyslokita at 12:18 AM on Mar. 1, 2013

  • Yes and cameras
    sunshine196

    Answer by sunshine196 at 12:19 AM on Mar. 1, 2013

  • .40 cal Glock and a cat. I am not joking. When someone will open the screen door my cat will start meowing and loud too! You should hear him when the pizza man knocks on the door!
    Michigan-Mom74

    Answer by Michigan-Mom74 at 12:23 AM on Mar. 1, 2013

  • not here- we have n the past though
    I think it was like 30 a month
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 12:26 AM on Mar. 1, 2013

  • A alarm system here in Flint is worthless. By the time the police show up, the bad guy would have already cooked a meal and watched a movie. I would stay away from ADT alarm systems, I never heard anything good about them.
    Michigan-Mom74

    Answer by Michigan-Mom74 at 12:27 AM on Mar. 1, 2013

  • No. I've thought about it, but the people I know who have them seem to have more trouble with false alarms than anything else.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 12:27 AM on Mar. 1, 2013

  • Skinny- I hope your friend realizes that people have to pay money for those signs. They're not free. I have to buy a new sign every year

    We pay a little less than $30 a month.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:37 AM on Mar. 1, 2013

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