Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Add Light Switches to My Lyric?
Z-Wave light switches can be added to a Honeywell Lyric Controller by first excluding them from the network. They can then be included as Z-Wave devices. Learn about the Lyric.
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How Do I Set an Entry Delay on My Honeywell Alarm System?
Nearly every Honeywell System has a method for changing the Entry Delay period. These systems usually have two Entry Delay periods that can be used. Learn about Honeywell Panels.
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What is a Self-Contained Siren?
Self-contained sirens should not be confused with standalone speakers. Unlike a speaker, a true siren has a built-in siren driver. Learn about self-contained sirens.
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How Do I Silence the Exit Delay on a Honeywell Lyric Alarm System?
The Lyric has a silent exit option when Arming Away. Choosing this option will silence the system during the Exit Delay countdown. Learn about the Honeywell Lyric Controller.
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How Do I Know Whether to Use 2-Wire or 4-Wire Smoke Detectors?
The typical DIY user will want to use 2-wire smokes since they are easier to install. But 4-wire smokes offer greater flexibility in choosing a zone. Learn about smoke detectors.
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Honeywell Lyric Alarm System vs Tuxedo Touch Keypad
While a Lyric and a Tuxedo Touch might look somewhat similar, they are actually very different. The Lyric is a system, while the Tuxedo is a keypad. Learn about these two devices.
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Why Would I Want a Wired Alarm System Over a Wireless Alarm System?
Although most end users prefer wireless systems, there are still some cases where wired systems are the best option. Learn why you might consider getting a hardwired alarm system.
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Why Would I Want a Wireless Alarm System Over a Wired Alarm System?
Most DIY users will ultimately want a wireless system over a wired one. Wireless systems are easier to install and use on a daily basis. Find out why wireless systems are great.
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How Secure are Honeywell Lyric Security Cameras?
Users of Honeywell Lyric Security Cameras can expect to have their privacy maintained at all times. Only the user can see the live camera feed. Learn about Honeywell Cameras.
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How Much Will Installing a Honeywell Security System Save Me?
Many users install Honeywell Security Systems to save money in their homeowner's insurance. The savings can vary greatly. Find out how much a Honeywell Alarm System can save you.
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