Thornton Home Security Companies

in Thornton, CO

144
Home Security Companies are
in Thornton

22
Home Security Companies in Thornton
are top rated

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Bob B.
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is always a pain to deal with for service, but their service guys are great when they get to your house. The service guys always work with me to keep cost down," the customer service people never seem to know how to help.
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Rated by
Sharon J.
"All was well with Front Point, I was unaware I was still under another security service provider. I called today and discovered I was still under an existing contract.
B
Rated by
Nabil A.
"They did a good job. They were very patient to work with. They did have to send someone else out to correct a few issues. I had no issues with scheduling an appointment.

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Angie's Answers

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I second the original question (still unanswered). Speaking as someone who logged in today to try to find an attorney, I see this category as one that's exactly what I have my Angie's List membership for:

1. It's important that I find a good one
2. I'm not an expert enough to know myself who is a good one
3. The industry is full of advertisements and misinformation
4. I wish I knew what experiences other people have had


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I don't care about lawns--I planted mine in clover and don't have to mow it. When I do need to mow I use a rotary Fiskars mower, which is great--or a scythe. That's right--a scythe (the European type, which is smaller, and it's very good exercise). Gas-powered mowers, chemical fertilizers and weed killers--all nasty stuff that gets into everyone's air, soil, and water. I'm sure my neighbor doesn't like my wildflowers, semi-wild pockets of fruit bushes, and unmown areas and yes, dandelions (I have 10 acres) but that's too bad. It's better habitat for wildlife, especially the pollinators on which our food supply depends. I think this obsession with the Great American Lawn is a waste of time and resources. Plant some food instead.


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I'm not sure Angie et. al. want you to have a complete answer to this question. By re-subscribing at the Indiana State Fair in 2012, I think I paid $20.00 per year for a multi- year subscription. Maybe even less. At the other extreme--and I hope my memory isn't faulty about this--I think the price, for my area, for ONE year was an outrageous $70.00. And they debited me automatically without warning. I had to opt out of that automatic charge. I like Angie's List, but if some of the companies they monitor behaved the way they do in this respect, they'd be on some sort of Pages of Unhappiness. I'll be interested to see if this comment gets published or censored out of existence.
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You have to put your self in the shoes of a business that is in business to turn a profit of some sort. All businesses have different overhead which in turn decides what their bottom line would be on their services. I personally would not go with an unlicensed professional for this type of install. You are messing with gas, venting issues, electrical wiring{electric water heater} and updated code issues such as a drain pan and tempature and relief drain lines for heaters that currently do not have them. I do agree that there are some companies that are way out of line for their installs but most of these companies are the really big companies that have very high overheads  I would assume. Tank type water heaters have changed over the last several years and with these safety changes come bigger prices. The price of steel thanks to China is skyrocketing and tank type water heaters are made of steel. Most wholesale plumbing supply companies cannot match what the big box stores are selling at retail to consumers. I happen to think from research that heaters such as Rheem, Bradford White and AOSmith who have been in business forever make a better product than what you can buy in the big box outlets. You also have to take in consideration the location of the water heater that is being replaced. Is it in the house, basement, garage or attic. Most 40 and 50 gallon water heaters that are purchased in a plumbing wholesale store in Texas cost between 300-340 for a 6 year warranty heater with 6 year on parts and tank. Speaking of warranty. Most big box companies will take a least 24 hours to a week to get your warranty problem taken care of. Most reputable plumbing companies will give same day service if they installed the heater.

So lets break down a typical install at cost to a licensed plumber in Texas

Heater: $315, water shut off $6.50, water flex lines or unions to code $20, gas flex line and cut off to code $12, misc fittings $15, Total $368.50 Lets add a 35% profit which is some what low  for a business $129, Total 497.50

This doesnt  include permits, pan and drain or any venting issues. The vent must go from the heater to the outside of roof using double wall vent.

Cost of permit on average $60

Most plumbing companies allow for 3 hours of time for a water heater. This includes picking the new one up. Delivering out to house. Draining and removing old water heater. Hauling off old heater. Installing new heater up to code. Going down to city and pulling permit.

Average Labor charges for heater installs $400

That would make this install run without extras on any code issues $957.50

I just had a 50 gallon gas water heater installed in my house for $1200 but I needed a pan installed. I used a licensed plumber.

 

 

 

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That's very difficult to answer without seeing the house. As one poster said, the prep is the most important part. On newer homes that don't have a lot of peeling paint, the prep can be very minimal even as low as a couple or a few hundred dollars for the prep labor.

On a 100 year old home with 12 coats of peeling paint on it, then the prep costs can be very high and can easily exceed 50% of the job's labor cost.

A 2100 sq ft two story home could easily cost $1000 just for the labor to prep for the paint job. That number could climb too. Throw in lots of caullking  or window glazing, and you could be talking a couple or a few hundred dollars more for labor.

Painting that home with one coat of paint and a different color on the trim could run roughly $1000 or more just for labor. Add a second coat  and that could cost close to another $1000 for labor.

For paint, you may need 20 gallons of paint. You can pay from $30-$70 for a gallon of good quality exterior paint. The manufacturer of the paint should be specified in any painting contract. Otherwise, the contractor could bid at a Sherwin-Williams $60 per gallon paint and then paint the house with $35 Valspar and pocket the difference. $25 dollars per gallon times 20 gallons? That's a pretty penny too.

That was the long answer to your question. The short answer is $2000 to $4000 and up, depending upon the amount of prep, the number of coats, the amount of trim, and the paint used.

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Todd said it best.

An itemized list / cost breakdown, more often than not is used against the contractor when it is shared with other builders who will then beat it.

Good contractors use good people, and good people cost more.  Just the cost of having the appropriate insurance / bond can be the difference between winning a job or losing it ot a 'lower bid'.

It is the rule of three; there is Good, Cheap and Fast.  You can have any two:  Good and Cheap, won't be Fast; Good and Fast, won't be Cheap;  Cheap and Fast, won't be Good!

When comparing bids, it isn't the cheapest or the 'nicest' person you should select.   You should understand why there is a large price difference (it shows there are gaps in your design program or what you have asked for specifically, which means there may be arguments later).  If most of the bids are in line, and one is way high or way low,  you want to know why before dismissing or selecting them.

A price-only decision almost always costs more in the long run. 

Good luck!

Home Security System reviews in Thornton

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Rating
They were fine to work with. They were pretty prompt for the appointment and they were good about scheduling. The installer was personable and walked me through how to use the system.
- Brady E P.
A

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There was one person here doing the work and scheduling an appointment was easy. He answered all my questions well. He did a nice job on the installation.
- Matthew C.
A

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They were extremely courteous, very timely, and they have been great at following up. We have only been using them for a short time and would highly recommend them to anyone. I have been more than pleased with them.
- Gary F.
A

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We are completely satisfied. With regard to price, it's a monthly thing. They were very responsive. They definitely took their time and made sure that the service was as personalized as possible. They were very friendly. They were very thorough. They are overly responsive, which is good when I have them for security. With security service, I think that's a good trait to have. I am very happy with them.
- William C.
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Everything has been good so far. We haven’t had any complaints and haven't had any problems; so far so good. They
Thornton Home Security Companies Provider Name Locked
’t come out. It’s an ongoing service with an ongoing payment. It was a big deal purchase. We think it was $99 when they first set it up. We pay $40 a month for the service. It gets the job done. I know that we can transfer it to another home if we decided to move.
- Daniel V.
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They did an effective job and they were punctual. I am more annoyed with them than pleased. Their customer service gave me quite a sales pitch and walked me through the contract online. I did not hear him mention I had signed up for a 5 year contract when I thought I was going for only a year. I felt I had been duped and found out I could get a cheaper rate at other companies. I also felt they took some shortcuts when they could.
- kathy R.
A

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They have good customer service. There was one installer here doing the work and everything went well. The alarm is a really high performing system.
- RACHEL G.

All Home Security Companies in Thornton, CO

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2 BROTHER'S ELECTRIC

1542 denison cir
Longmont

5250 Performance

3987 S Valley Dr
Longmont

A-1 Security

2795 S Shoshone Street
Englewood

A1 Electric Inc

800 E 112th Pl
Denver

Acoustical Home Solutions

2146 Savage Rd
Elizabeth

ADT Arvada

9903 West 58th Avenue
Arvada

ADT Arvada

7805 Ralston Rd
Arvada

ADT Arvada

5839-5873 Colorado 121
Arvada

ADT Arvada

7803 Ralston Rd
Arvada

ADT Arvada

8100-8198 W 59th Ave
Arvada

ADT Aurora

11101 E Colfax Ave
Aurora

ADT Aurora

575 Billings St
Aurora

ADT Aurora

10750 E Colfax Ave
Aurora

ADT Aurora

809 E 17th Pl
Aurora

ADT Boulder

2460 Canyon Blvd
Boulder

ADT Boulder

14th Street
Boulder

ADT Boulder

1647 Arapahoe Ave
Boulder

ADT Brighton

501 North 7th Avenue
Brighton

ADT Centennial

11971-12099 Colorado 88
Englewood

ADT Centennial

6950 S Tucson Way
Englewood

ADT Centennial

11970-12086 Colorado 88
Englewood

ADT Centennial

12073 E Arapahoe Rd
Englewood

ADT Centennial

6547 S Racine Cir
Englewood

ADT Centennial Centennial

7173 South Havana Street
Centennial

ADT Denver

1535 Grant St
Denver

ADT Denver

1400-1498 Lincoln St
Denver

ADT Denver

1301-1399 Lincoln St
Denver

ADT Denver

1365 Osage St
Denver

ADT Denver

518 E Colfax Ave
Denver

ADT Denver

2001-2099 Interstate 70 Business
Denver

ADT Denver

Red Rocks Park
Morrison

ADT Lakewood

1532-1548 Pierce St
Denver

ADT Lakewood

7650 W Virginia Ave
Denver

ADT Lakewood

555 S Allison Pkwy
Denver

ADT Lakewood

1550 Hoyt St
Denver

ADT Littleton

5639 S Curtice St
Littleton

ADT Thornton

815 Thornton Pkwy
Denver

ADT Thornton

9901-9913 Grant St
Denver

ADT Thornton

9648-9730 Washington St
Denver

ADT Thornton

9790 Washington St
Denver

ADT Westminster

4901-4925 W 80th Ave
Westminster

ADT Westminster

5175 W 68th Ave
Westminster

ADT Westminster

3000-3056 W 74th Ave
Westminster

ADT Westminster

6855 Lowell Blvd
Westminster

ADT Westminster

7233 Meade St
Westminster

Advanced Security&Consulting

8901 Grant St
Denver

AK Security Solutions

29720 Quinkert St

Alarm One

11757 West Ken Caryl Ave Unit F-420
Littleton

ALL SECURE LOCK & SECURITY

12371 W 64th Ave.
Arvada

Always Best Choice Electrical

11603 Teller St
Broomfield

Amazing Satellite

2133 s bellaire Ste 9
Denver

American Burglary Protection, LLC

3415 Van Teylingen Dr
Colorado Springs

Amp Alarms

43675 Private Road 39
Elizabeth

Anchor Installations LLC

6712 Elmwood Ave

Array Lock and Key

PO Box 563
Lafayette

AV Technologies Group

9680 W Jewell Pl
Denver

Barzelatto Group

13103 Trenton Pl
Thornton

Best Medical Alert LLC

8310 Allison Pointe Blvd

BRINK'S HOME SECURITY

9520 E JEWELL AVE
Denver

BUFFALO LOCK & KEY INC

2510 Baseline Rd
Boulder

Code 3 Protection & Security

3770 Wheeling St. #8
Denver

Colorado Security Services.org

8139 City View Drive
Denver

COMPLETE FIRE PROTECTION INC

2111 S JASON ST
Denver

Custom Fit LLC

PO Box 39075
Denver

D-Lux Home Systems

7942 Fenton St.
Arvada

Double A Security

1595 Harlan St
Lakewood

EBOXLAB

12515 E Wesley Ave
Aurora

EDIS

14607 E Temple Place
Aurora

Elite Electronics

PO Box 33357
Denver

EXPERIENCE MULTIMEDIA SYSTEMS

7338 S ALTON WAY
Englewood

Foreign Automotive Specialists Team

6900 West 117th Ave.
Broomfield

Frontpoint

1568 Spring Hill Rd.

GW Design, LLC

12050 W. Carolina Dr.
Denver

Hear No Evil Home Entertainment

10855 Dover St.
Broomfield

high tech solutions llp

9999 E Yale Ave
Denver

HOME SECURITY CENTERS

9940 E COSTILLA AVE
Englewood

IDEAL SECURITY

7894 WYANDOT ST
Denver

Interop Security & Technology, Inc.

68 Inverness Lane E. Suite 103
Englewood

Intron Systems, LLC

10955 Westmoor Dr., Ste 400
Westminster

KING SYSTEMS

11495 W 8TH AVE
Denver

KO Security Solutions LLC

357 Mountain View Ave
Longmont

Link Home Security

3293 Harrison Blvd

Lynx Video Security, Inc

PO Box 4423
Parker

M R Solutions Inc

1805 E 58th Ave
Denver

Man Cave Detail

14200 E. Otero Ave.
Englewood

Master Security Center

45 Kalamath St
Denver

Mathias Lock and Key, Inc

1795 Welton Street
Denver

MATRIX TECHNOLOGIES

321 W 11TH AVE
Denver

Mister Sparky Electric

2555 South Santa Fe Unit J
Denver

Mountain Alarm

8392 S Continental Divide Rd Ste 101
Littleton

Mr. Rekey Locksmith of Austin

1421 Wells Branch Parkway

Nationwide Security

3190 S Vaughn Way Ste 160
Aurora

Next Step Communications, LLC

17697 Margil Rd
Mead

NextAlarm

3330 Cumberland Blvd

PapasArms.com

833 Bross St
Longmont

PC ANSWERS

1224B W. Littleton Blvd
Littleton

Pda Inc

1600 West MIneral Ave

Phazed Electric

9232 Clay St.
Denver

Platinum Fire Protection, Inc.

4860 Ironton St unit F
Denver

Prime Enterprises

PO Box 3082
Englewood

Protect Colorado, LLC

6321 Noble St
Greeley

Protect Your Home

3750 Priority Way S Dr

Reliable Home Security

747 Sheridan Blvd
Denver

Rocky Mountain Alarm Inc.

8392 S Continental Divide Rd Ste 101
Littleton

SABER SECURITY

3570 E 12th Ave
Denver

SafeMart

522 W. Bertrand Avenue

SAFENET INC

13935 W CENTER DR
Denver

Secure All Solutions, LLC

96 Inverness Dr E Ste J
Englewood

SECURITY CENTRAL INC

7100 S CLINTON ST
Englewood

Security One

11601 Wilshire Blvd

Security Solutions of Colorado

2727 Bryant St
Denver

Self Defense Products LLC

1820 Pecos Way
Denver

SimpliSafe Home Security

294 Washington St.

SINGLETRACK ELECTRIC

2204 ZANG ST
Golden

Smart Technology

1827 S Acoma St

Smart Wired, Inc

600 17th St
Denver

SOFTWARE SECURITY SOLUTIONS

PO Box 100
Del Norte

SPECIALIZED ELECTRIC CO

13301 W. 43RD DR.
Golden

Takoda Technologies

3531 So. Jason St. D-147
Englewood

Tech Dwellings

3457 Ringsby Ct #202
Denver

Tech Wired

Northglenn

The Audio Video Specialists

7771 Halleys Dr
Littleton

The Fix It Machine LLC

3355 Hudson St
Denver

The WireNut

6395 E Platte Ave
Colorado Springs

United Security Systems

7808 CHERRY CREEK S DR
Denver

United Surveillance

12650 W 64th Ave
Arvada

VOICE COMM

1582 S PARKER RD
Denver

Wolfe Security Systems LLC

9975 Wadsworth Pkwy
Broomfield

Xtreme Low Voltage

17001 E. 107th Ave.

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