Founded in 1873 as the Automatic Signal Telegraph Company of NYC, today AFA Protective Systems is recognized as national leader in comprehensive fire and security system integration specialist for residential, commercial and industrial applications.
The company does not offer standard, off-the-shelf and pre-configured home security systems. Instead, using equipment from their multiple manufacturing partners, AFA Protective Systems security professionals will help design and install a brand-agnostic system that delivers the service and capabilities required by the customer.
As a full-service, national provider, AFA owns and operates their own central monitoring station which has been in service for over 140 years and is recognizes as the nation’s oldest central monitoring station company. The facility is UL Listed, FM Approved, FDNY Approved and CSAA Five Diamond certified and staffed by experienced and trained security operators.
AFA has been an accredited business with the BBB since 2012 and maintains an A+ rating with only one complaint listed within the past three years.
What You Need to Know About AFA Protective Systems
Type of Equipment
AFA Protective Systems uses equipment from trusted manufacturers like DMP, Honeywell and Bosch, among others
Burglar alarm, AFA Vision Remote services, panic alarms, medical alert, video surveillance, fire protection, carbon monoxide and other environmental threat monitoring
Through their network of technicians and service professionals, AFA is able to provide service to customers across the U.S.
Years in Business
Founded in 1873, AFA has been helping protect their customers from threat of fire and theft for over one hundred years
Is AFA Protective Systems Equipment Installed Professionally or Self Installed?
All AFA security systems are installed and serviced by professional technicians.
AFA monitors their security systems using various connections, including: landline, VoIP, broadband, cellular or long range radio.