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Koorsen Fire & Security Inc.

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Our Score
5.3
User Score
6.0

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Our Score
5.3
User Score
6.0
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Ratings Breakdown

Price

Cellular monthly price
$19.99+

Up-Front Costs

Activation, Install & Equipment
$99–499

Technology & Equip.

5/5 = BEST
5/5

Contract Length

Total # of months
Undisclosed

Cancellation Policy

Can you cancel contract?
Undisclosed

Moving Policy

Can you move with system?
Undisclosed

Number of Reviews

User reviews here on BHSC
2

This Review is maintained by Chase Sagum

Review Last Updated: January 14, 2017

Founded in 1946 by Mr. and Mrs. Stroup, Koorsen Fire & Security (Koorsen) has been providing quality home security options to Midwestern residents for over 67 years.

Security System Overview

Koorsen offers new customers the option to customize their home security system with either cellular or landline equipment. With either option, they typically will install Honeywell equipment and provide as many points of protection as desired.  There are no upfront costs and monitoring costs $19.99 per month.

The Good

Korrsen initially started out as a fire extinguisher company working out of a garage to refill empty extinguishers. Since that time, the company has stayed in the Stroup family but has extended their services to home and commercial security, fire products, sprinkler systems, fire suppression systems, and now operates out of six states within the Midwest and Southeast regions.  Currently, Koorsen has over $10 million of product liability protection and bonding capabilities, 300 service trucks, and over 75,000 customers; needless to say they have become an industry leader in the region.

For new customers, Koorsen’s offers many perks that other companies do not provide, such as a five year parts and labor warranty.  This offer is not common amenities in the industry and should show Koorsen’s dedication to customer satisfaction.

The Bad

There is very little negative to report on with Koorsen Fire & Security. Their monthly costs are lower than industry norms and they offer new customer policies that are top in the industry. At this time there are no obvious problems to mention with Koorsen’s services.

The Bottom Line

If you live in Alabama, Florida, Indiana, Ohio, Tennessee, or Kentucky and are in the market for a new home security system then Koorsen Fire & Security should be at the top of your list.  Their new customer policies are among the best in the industry and they are a locally owned and operated company with hundreds of employees in your area ready to assist you at a moment’s need. View more companies

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8.3
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7.9
$34.99
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6.1
$34.95-49.95
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koorsen

6.0
$19.99+
$99–499

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    August 24th, 2014 Kankakee, IL
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    Very professional from sales to Install! Highly recommend
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    2
    August 19th, 2014 Indianapolis, IN
    1 people found this review helpful!
    We have a five year contract with Koorsen, which ends in November. Last week, we heard someone breaking into a trailer at the side of our house.I pressed the panic button (silent alarm). Nothing happened after 15 minutes. No call, no police, nothing! I finally called the police myself. The monitoring system states that it never received a signal, although I used the panic button at both the upstairs and downstairs control panels. Although they broke their end of the bargain by not providing a working system, they insist we pay the final quarter of the contract. OK, it’s not a great deal of money, but it is the principal! For all we know, we have paid for a system that has never worked. Unreliable!
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Our Score
5.3
User Score
6.0
Rank this Company

Ratings Breakdown

Price

Cellular monthly price
$19.99+

Up-Front Costs

Activation, Install & Equipment
$99–499

Technology & Equip.

5/5 = BEST
5/5

Contract Length

Total # of months
Undisclosed

Cancellation Policy

Can you cancel contract?
Undisclosed

Moving Policy

Can you move with system?
Undisclosed

Number of Reviews

User reviews here on BHSC
2
Our Score
9.0
User Score
8.3
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Ratings Breakdown

Price

Monthly Price Range
$19.99-$42.99

Up-Front Costs

Activation, Install & Equipment
$0

Technology & Equip.

5/5 = BEST
5/5

Contract Length

Total # of months
36

Cancellation Policy

Can you cancel contract?
Pay Balance

Moving Policy

Can you move with system?
Free

Index

Quality Index (Below 413 is good)
77

Number of Reviews

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1,983