Forward Home Security is one of the top-rated home security providers throughout Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, and Austin Texas. With 2012's 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies award, Forward Home Security is a forward thinking company with the latest in home security technology. Offering 24/7 monitoring with an affordable price, and state-of-the-art home automation systems, Forward Home Security is a great option for forward-thinking customers. As a partner with Smith Monitoring, Forward Home Security provides protection for families and people across Texas.
Forward Home Security unfortunately ties you into a 36-month contract, which makes it difficult for people who move more often than that. If you decide to leave your contract early, you are required to pay the rest of the contract, which can end up being a lot of money at once. Though Forward Home Security provides a small amount of information about the cancellation policy, the full clause concerning the cancellation policy isn't listed on the website, and is missing the full contract as well. Though the company's monitoring service has a website, Forward Home Security has very little information about the monitoring service provided, other than it uses "local employees." Forward Home Security does not list whether or not it is CSAA-certified, an important aspect of anyone hoping to purchase a reputable home security system. With the pet motion detector being unable to differentiate between a dog over 50 lbs and an intruder, you might also have some unwanted alarms set off in your home.