Company Background: Devcon Security was started in 2004 by a team of security experts. The company’s headquarters are located in Hollywood FL and has their national operations center in Irving, TX. The company claims to be one of the fastest growing security companies in the country, serving customers as far as 60 miles from branch location centers.
Monitoring Services: Devcon provides residential monitoring services for burglary, fire, carbon monoxide, and vandalism. They also provide medical alert systems for medical emergencies. Video monitoring and text notifications for alerts are also offered.
Benefits: Devocon Security offers residential security systems and monitoring with flat rate pricing. At the time of this review, the company was offering $200 off each of the packages as a special Internet incentive for purchase.
Technology: Devcon offers several security technologies for residential protection. Central monitoring stations allow professionals to monitor your property 24/7 to protect from fire and theft. They also offer alarm notification via phone or text. Video imaging is available to record activity while users can view from another location. Additional security features offered by Devcon Security includes remote control capabilities for lights, appliances, and temperature control. Security tracking allows you to record all entry and exits from your home. Devcon’s GSM alarm system technology allows homeowners to always stay connected in the event of an emergency.
Cost: Devcon offers three different package prices for home security monitoring. The standard package includes the keypad, wireless window/door sensors, and a motion detector retails for $299. The premium package also includes phone alerts, and remote access via computers or smartphones for $399. The premium plus package also includes a wireless IP camera and video remote viewing capabilities for $499.
Overall Impression: Devcon Security offers basic residential security systems and home monitoring services for homeowners. The systems are priced on a tiered structure, depending on what security components best suit your needs. Their rates appear to be very competitive in the industry. Installation is $99 and there is a current Internet special offering a $200 discount for residential alarm systems.
Devcon Security has a 5 Diamond certification from the Central Station Alarm Association based on their response to emergencies. Customers within a 60 mile range of the company’s service locations are eligible for services. Most major cities in the nation are covered but it is advisable to check location coverage.
The company’s website offers customer care resources online and the ability to manage your account. There are security tip articles for consumers to read for more information about residential security issues.