Research all the options available so that you can make an informed decision when purchasing your system, and keep a look out for special offers or deals. Fortunately, video intercom systems are not as expensive as they were a decade ago. Nevertheless, set up a budget right from the start and stay within its limits; this will help when doing your research so that you do not put a serious dent in your finances. With the advancements in technology, there is plethora of options available to you. These include, but are not limited to, voice intercom systems hard wired to your interior phone lines, video security cameras and closed circuit television, or CCTV. Choose a system with good quality resolution, colour, infrared LED’s, etc. You can also choose whether you want the system to be wired, or wireless. Installing a wired system could be more costly and complex, but in the long run the market value of you house will most definitely go up. Wireless is more convenient to install and maintain, was well as being the safer option when you have children living at home. Both options have their benefits and setbacks, so make sure that you choose the setup that would suit your property, the layout of your home, and so forth.
With added CCTV cameras in strategic locations and motion detection sensors at the entry gates, nobody will be able to sneak in unexpectedly. Family members or trusted friends can gain access by using a keypad or card reader, so you won’t have to drop what you are busy with when your husband or wife gets home to let them in.
By installing a video intercom system, you ensure that your property is secure, your loved ones are safe and your privacy is preserved. You will be able to see who rings your doorbell before you give them access to your home. You will be able to sleep peacefully at night with the knowledge your family is safe and secure.