Frequently Asked Questions

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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What Kind of Batteries Does My Honeywell 6160 Use?
The Honeywell 6160 is a hardwired keypad that does not have its own batteries. It receives both primary and secondary power from the panel. Learn about the Honeywell 6160.
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What is the Standard Height for an Alarm Keypad?
Installing an alarm system keypad at an appropriate height will make it easier to use and operate on a daily basis. Find out the ideal height for an alarm system keypad.
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How Do I Learn the DSC PG9939 Key Fob to the Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Plus?
The DSC PG9939 is a 4-button key fob that can be auto-enrolled with a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Plus System. Learn how to enroll this key fob and use it with the IQ Panel 2 Plus.
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How Do I Learn the DSC PG9938 Panic Switch to the Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Plus?
The DSC PG9938 is a single-button panic switch that can be auto-enrolled with a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Plus System. Learn how to pair this device and use it with your system.
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Does the Tuxedo Touch Keypad Require WIFI?
A Tuxedo Touch requires internet, but it does not necessarily require WIFI. It can use an ethernet connection instead. Learn about the Tuxedo Touch Keypad.
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Do I Need to Sign up for a Service to Make My Alarm System Work?
If you want your alarm system to send outbound alerts to you or a central station, you will need monitoring service. Find out why alarm monitoring service is a good investment.
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Do Homes Require a Flood or Temperature Sensor?
Setting up flood and temperature sensors in your home is optional. But they can prevent you from experiencing serious and costly damage. Learn about flood and temperature sensors.
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