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Name Number of ratings Checkbook's top rating () Firm's price index score What percent of customers rated firm "superior" on our survey for "overall quality"
for quality for price
1. 5 Star Security
PO Box 99
Bluemont, VA 20135
800-742-6360
57 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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2. ADT Security Services
All locations combined

866-746-7238
203 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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3. Alarm Associates
6666 Luster Dr
Highland, MD 20777
301-854-0100
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4. Allied Alarm Specialists
PO Box 6238
Alexandria, VA 22306
703-329-8660
40 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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5. Anti-Crime Lock & Alarm Co
15205 Bunchberry Ct
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
301-279-0991
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6. Astech Security
1616 Postal Rd
Chester, MD 21619
410-643-3611
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7. Baldino's Electronic Security
7000 Newington Rd #E
Lorton, VA 22079
703-550-8786
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8. Burtel American Home Security
2655 Duke St
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-461-8100
16 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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9. C & C Homation Systems
19120 Harkness Ln
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
301-670-9775
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10. Custom Security
13904 Wanegarden Dr
Germantown, MD 20874
301-428-3298
11 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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11. Dominion Security Systems
6705 Oak Dr
Alexandria, VA 22306
703-765-2244
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12. Guardian Alarm
PO Box 509
Germantown, MD 20875
301-972-1545
13 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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13. Guardian Protection Services
8475 Helgerman Ct
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
301-330-1399
53 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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14. Hofheimer Security & Telephone Systems
5055 Seminary Rd #1340
Alexandria, VA 22311
703-820-0808
25 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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15. Interamerican Security
4817 Randolph Rd
Rockville, MD 20852
301-770-7117
126 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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16. Kemco Alarm Co
8033 Penn Randall Pl #D
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
301-779-7989
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17. Maximum Security
1702 Picadilly Rd
Crofton, MD 21114
301-261-3600
33 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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18. Midway Alarms
14700 Frederick Rd
Woodbine, MD 21797
410-489-0309
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19. N & D Security
4625 Old Dominion Dr #101
Arlington, VA 22207
703-243-0499
34 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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20. National Security
10410 Main St
Fairfax, VA 22030
703-273-5555
37 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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21. Petitbon Alarm
2125 Baldwin Ave #10-B
Crofton, MD 21114
301-858-0820
13 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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22. Potomac Security Systems
9821 Kendale Rd
Potomac, MD 20854
301-767-0039
141 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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23. Protection 1 Security Solutions
3921 Vero Rd #B
Baltimore, MD 21227
410-247-7701
12 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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24. Proto-Tek Security
231 Mill St NE
Vienna, VA 22180
703-938-6642
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25. Residential Security
14761 Conway Dr
Manassas, VA 20112
703-590-8148
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26. Sentry Installation
15940 Derwood Rd
Rockville, MD 20855
301-670-1008
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27. Splaine Security Systems
3829 Plyers Mill Rd
Kensington, MD 20895
301-942-6262
69 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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28. Stanley Convergent Security Systems
8211 Terminal Rd #1300
Lorton, VA 22079
703-749-2000
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29. Starlight Security
11577 Edmonston Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705
301-931-7008
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30. Ultra Guard Security Systems
PO Box 5598
Derwood, MD 20855
301-570-0700
16 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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31. Vector Security
9800 Patuxent Woods Dr #B
Columbia, MD 21046
800-688-0150
168 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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32. Vintage Security
8220 Stayton Dr #A
Jessup, MD 20794
410-290-1800
54 ratings Washington Consumers' CHECKBOOK has ratings of 19 local home security firms.
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Washington DC area home security firms by neighborhood

MD
Baltimore, MD Beltsville, MD Chester, MD
Columbia, MD Crofton, MD Derwood, MD
Gaithersburg, MD Germantown, MD Highland, MD
Jessup, MD Kensington, MD Potomac, MD
Rockville, MD Upper Marlboro, MD Woodbine, MD

VA
Alexandria, VA Arlington, VA Bluemont, VA
Fairfax, VA Lorton, VA Manassas, VA
Vienna, VA