Home security

Intruder alarms

Intruder or burglar alarms bring plenty of benefits to homes, and just seeing an alarm can deter many criminals. As well as providing you with piece of mind it’ll help prevent a break-in, whilst also aiding many home insurance claims.

The recent recession has reversed the recent trend of home burglaries declining and now it would seem a priority to protect your home further with intruder alarm systems. Remember, burglars will be more likely to target a home without an alarm, rather than a property with one.

Types of burglar alarms

  • Speech dialler alarms

These types of alarms either call you or a nominated person when triggered. This is a pre-recorded message to alert you or neighbours so the police can be called.

  • Monitored alarm systems

The monitored alarms are connected by telephone to a receiving centre. Your alarm system will have 24 hour monitoring and if tripped, your property will be called for identification verification. If this fails, the police or a nominated key holder will be called.

  • Bell only alarms

Bell system alarms are the most popular in the UK and simply make a loud noise when triggered, which will either scare burglars away, or alert you and neighbours. It isn’t linked to a centre or the police though.

  • Infrared burglar alarms

Infrared systems are triggered when detectors are tripped. The detectors are carefully positioned by likely entry points such as doors and windows. Whilst they can be set off accidently, advances in the technology now make them much more reliable.

Intruder alarm benefits

The benefits for having an intruder alarm fitted include:

  • Being able to leave your home for long periods of time, including holidays, without the worry of someone breaking into your property.

  • Discounted home insurance. The extra protection intruder alarms offer are a winner with insurance companies and costs could be reduced, even with simple systems.

  • The ability to secure both the inside and outside of your home. Even sheds and garages harbouring expensive tools can be protected.

  • Possibilities of adding further security with smoke detectors and surveillance systems, which are crucial for larger homes and businesses.

Intruder alarm quotes

Intruder alarms protect you, your family and your property. They’re extremely important for all times of the year and will alert you to any burglars and intruders.

If you’re interested in securing your home, complete the quick form below and receive up to four FREE quotes from local, vetted and reputable intruder alarm installers.



Get free quotes now

Committed to Finding You the Lowest Price

  • Select your Project
    Describe what you are looking for step 1
  • Complete your details
    Enter your contact details so that we can
    process your request step 2
  • Get a List of matching professionals
    We search our network of professionals to
    find you ones that match your requirements step 3
  • Choose the best deal
    There is no obligation with our free service. step 4
    Quotatis badge
  • Save Time, complete one form
  • Quality Professionals, we search
    our network for you
  • No fee, no Obligation, no problem

Instant Online Quotes - Request Prices in Under 30 Seconds

Europe’s No. 1 Consumer Matching Service

Local Home security Projects

1 Project: The customer required: CCTV - Install - Supply Additional notes: Customer wants price for CCTV installed on their property Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Is the building: Dome...
2 Project: Electric driveway gate
3 Project: Electric gates to be fitted and supplied, posts to be erected to support gate
4 Project: Looking for electric iron gates for our drive
5 Project: Electric gates
6 Project: Hello we would like to install the electric gates in the close/estate. High 2 meters. Wide 5 meters.
7 Project: Electric gates
8 Project: Driveway electric wooden gate with side gate access
9 Project: CCTV 1 camera front and 1 back of a bungalow connect to our phones
10 Project: Electric gates , iron , entry system , clickers plus post box
11 Project: 1 big gate and 1 pedestrian gate both electric with automation system and key fobs
12 Project: Hi, I’m thinking of automatic gates on the drive. I currently have a wooden gate.
13 Project: House alarm
14 Project: We want to automate a set of existing swing gates. Gates are wooden and 8 ft 7 inches wide. We are happy with an above ground installation
15 Project: Fit a burglar alarm. Maybe 4 sensors and 2 key pads Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Is the building: Domestic Where do require systems to be placed: Front entrance (inside), Inside ...
16 Project: New driveway with electric gates
17 Project: Burglar alarm went off the other day several times, no apparent reason. Mains powered with backup battery. Battery maybe 8 years old and may need replacing. Not sure whether outside light is flashing ...
18 Project: Some form of electric gates to the entrance of a private rd with 9 houses on.
19 Project: Pair of folding hinged gates, 5 metre span, automated.
20 Project: A new driveway with an entrance of about 4 metres. Preferably two gates at the entrance each of about 2metres.

Reviews of home security companies

By - Susan B.
GM COMMS & ELECTRICAL LTD
star-on star-on star-on star-on star-on
The price we thought was very good. The 2 guys were very professional, polite and just got on with the job. As we are old they put the app on our phones and tablets for us and made sure we knew how everything worked. They reiterate if we came across any problems to just ring, if it could not be sorted our over the phone they WOULD visit again
By Mr Terence P.
SECURICO CCTV
star-on star-on star-on star-on star-off
very good.
By Mr James M.
THE INSURED LEONARD STEVENS T/A L S ELECTRONICS
star-on star-on star-on star-on star-on
Extremely happy with this company.
By - Paul B.
THE INSURED LEONARD STEVENS T/A L S ELECTRONICS
star-on star-on star-on star-on star-on
Excellent, friendly, professional,great communications ,
By Ms Carol H.
HOME SECURITY SOLUTIONS
star-on star-on star-on star-on star-off
I went with an alternative local company. This has no reflection on Home Security, the other company I chose was able to respond quickly to my requirements, which fit in with my schedule.

Latest successful home security projects in August

By - Susan B.
Answer this in a previous box. I would recommend this company to anyone. They were amazing, just got on with the job. Thank you to both the guys xx
By Mr Terence P.
finding a suitable installer
By Mr James M.
The service provided was fast and all very professional .
By - Paul B.
In giving me a choice of competitive quotes from nearby tradesmen.
By Ms Carol H.
Able to quickly bring up companies which I was able to contact to discuss my requirements.