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Choose the right DIY wireless home security system for your home and budget. The best home security systems in our tests are easy to set up, have great video quality, and offer smart home add-ons to better protect your home.

View our ratings and reviews and browse our buying guide to find the best home security system to keep your family and house safe.

Home Security System Ratings

DIY Home Security Systems

DIY Home Security Systems (10)


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Home Security Systems Buying Guide

Purchasing a home security system once required a technician to come into your house and run wires through your walls, but today’s systems are wireless—and much easier to install.

Recently Tested Home Security Systems

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