A List of the Best Home Security Systems of 2020 SimpliSafe - Best Security System. SecureScore™ 9.3 SimpliSafe is a no-contract alarm system that simplifies home security. ... Vivint Smart Home - Best Automation Security System. SecureScore™ 9.2 Vivint is loaded with advanced features and tech, yet somehow we still found it intuitive and easy to use. Cove Security - Best 24/7 Professional Monitoring. ... More items...How much does home security cost?
Typical costs: A basic, wired, install-it-yourself home security system starts around $50-$300, depending on the number and type of sensors and controls.