Frequently Asked Questions

What is the State Farm Homeowner's Insurance Discount Given for Owning an Alarm System?
State Farm may offer you an insurance discount if you have an alarm system connected with a 24/7 central monitoring station. Learn more about these potential savings.
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What is the USAA Homeowner's Insurance Discount Given for Owning an Alarm System?
USAA customers can expect to receive a premium discount for owning an alarm system. But the size of this discount is difficult to determine. Learn about alarm monitoring services.
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What is the Liberty Mutual Homeowner's Insurance Discount Given for Owning an Alarm System?
Those with Liberty Mutual Insurance may be able to receive a discount for owning an alarm system connected with a central station. Find out the Insurance discount you can receive.
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How Do I Add Panic Switches to My Lyric?
Wireless panic switches that operate at 345 MHz can be paired with a Honeywell Lyric Alarm System. Find out how to pair a panic switch with your Lyric Security Panel.
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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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