Consumers Look Into DIY v. Professional Installation

There are two forms of installation in the home security industry: professional and DIY.

Professonal Installation vs. DIY Installation

Professional installation typically comes at a cost, but DIY requires the consumer to do the work on their end. In an effort to find out what consumers preferred, asked prospective home security customers for their installation preferences. The results of the survey are as follows:

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The results of each trend were too close to determine what customers would prefer which is why it is not included in the ranking criteria.

Luckily for you, there are home security companies that specialize in professional installation, like Vivint Smart Home. And there are also home security companies that specialize in DIY home security, like Google Nest.