1493809 story D.I.Y. Home Security 377 Posted by kdawson on Sunday November 02, 2008 @10:10PM from the try-this-at-home dept. theodp writes "The NYTimes reports that pre-wired home security installations by alarm companies are on the way out. Thanks to wireless window and door sensors and motion detectors, installing and maintaining one's own security system is becoming a do-it-yourself project, with kits available from companies like InGrid and LaserShield. Time to start cranking out some new iPhone and Android apps, kids?"