• Greg Kern

How to Set Up Alarm.com Geo-Services

Want to prevent security mistakes with an Alarm.com arming reminder, or automate your Alarm.com smart thermostat for the perfect temperature when you arrive home?

It’s easy to do with Geo-Services. Here's how to set it up using your Alarm.com app and your web dashboard.


What is Geo-Services?

Geo-Services is a feature that uses your phone’s location and a personalized “geo-fence” around your home to understand when you leave, and when you’re on your way back. It uses this information to trigger helpful home automation rules and alerts—such as reminding you that you left the garage open.

Step-by-step instructions: