Bay Alarm

Bay Alarm

5.0

Our Score

5.2

User Score

Bay Alarm was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Concord, California. The family-owned home security alarm company's promise is "there with you, there for you." Bay Alarm is family- and community-oriented and focuses on targeting each customers specific home security system needs.

Type of Installation: Professional

Cancellation: 90 day

Where is it Available: Arizona, California, Washington

Price: $35.00/mo & $199 installation fee

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Pros

  • Equipment Warranty
  • Bay Alarm App

Equipment Warranty

Along with Bay Alarm's equipment comes some useful company policies, including a 1-year equipment warranty and a 90-day satisfaction guarantee for their monitoring service.

Bay Alarm App

Bay Alarm has a mobile app dedicated to giving complete control to its customers. With the Bay Alarm app, customers have the following features and capabilities:

  • Arm or disarm your security system
  • Turn lights on or off
  • Adjust thermostat
  • Unlock or lock doors
  • Create Smart Scenes
  • View your live video doorbell events
  • See your SkyBell video doorbell events
  • Receive email and text alerts about events in your home or business (alert system).
  • Locate vehicles or assets
  • Create users and manage their security system codes

Cons

  • Pricing
  • Limited Availability
  • Bay Alarm Reviews

Pricing

Potential customers will have to go through Bay Alarm to get a free quote when it comes to pricing. They do not publicly offer that information. However, we do know the approximate prices of Bay Alarm system are:

  • Monthly: $25
  • Installation: $199

Limited Availability

This system is only available in Arizona, California, and Washington. State availability may be limited because of a lack of resources, personnel, or monitoring center capability.

Bay Alarm Reviews

Bay Alarm does not have many reviews, but the reviews it has received have been largely negative. At this time, with just over 30 reviews, customers have given Bay Alarm a 2.5 out of 10 rating.

Our Recommendation

Since Bay Alarm can only service one state and doesn't provide pricing information, we cannot recommend their services. Reliable alternatives include Protect America and Frontpoint.


About Bay Alarm

Home Security

Bay Alarm does not disclose pricing or details on their security systems. Below is a list of features offered for residential home security:

  • 24/7 professional monitoring
  • Keypad and control panel
  • Key fobs
  • Indoor camera
  • Outdoor camera
  • Doorbell camera
  • Motion detector
  • Door / window sensor
  • Glass break sensor
  • Fire, smoke, and carbon monoxide detectors
  • Light automation
  • Smart locks
  • Smart thermostat
  • Smartphone app
  • Base station

 

Business Security

  • 24/7 alarm monitoring
  • Fire alarm systems
  • Burglar alarms
  • Video verification
  • Security cameras
  • Remote management

 

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Ratings Breakdown
Monthly Monitoring Fee Undisclosed
Install & Equipment Fee Undisclosed
Contract Length Undisclosed
Cancellation Policy Undisclosed
System Relocation Fee Fees May Apply
Review Last Updated: June 18, 2020

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