What Makes Wireless Home Security Systems
Home security has come a long way from the padlocks, chain
link fences and electric fences of days past. Today's home security systems allow you to monitor the movements of people and pets and even the movements of appliances and light bulbs. In the Lehigh
Valley Altronics Security Systems are the leader is providing you and your family with the necessary level of safety that we all desire. With over 40 years in business they know what it takes to
accomplish that goal and provide you with the most up-to-date equipment on the market.
Wireless home security systems are designed to help protect
your home and family from an intruder. Most of these systems consist of a wireless camera, a wireless transmitter and a receiver. The camera has an audio/video receiver that allows you to watch your
camera's video feed from the comfort of your own living room or at the office on your phone. In addition to the video feed, the transmitter and receiver have a wireless microphone that allows you to
talk to the camera. The camera is powered by a rechargeable lithium ion battery that provides up to 7 hours of wireless operation. The entire system is lightweight at only 5 pounds and measures only
1.5" by 1.5" by 1.5". The camera is housed in a weatherproof metal housing with integrated mounting bracket that includes a hole for use with the included optical cable. The camera features an
integral 7-point LED array. The camera is powered by an internal rechargeable battery and has a wireless switch. The camera is activated by lifting the base of the camera from the mounting
The Internet of (Security) Things
The Internet Protocol, or IP, is the standard method of
sending information across the Internet. IP is very widely used because of its convenience. An IP-based security system allows users to monitor and control their home, as well as monitor and control
other devices such as lighting, water systems, and security devices. IP-based systems provide a secure network, in which the consumer can monitor and control the entire home from one PC or from
anywhere within the home's network. These systems are primarily used to protect against intruders, but are also used to monitor homes for unsafe temperature or humidity levels, to warn the occupants
of water leaks or to count occupants to determine who has been out of the home.
Monitoring is accomplished by connecting the sensors to a
home's existing telephone network, which the sensors then use to transmit the sensor data to a remote monitoring center. Many users who have experienced this type of system feel that they are very
useful and important in reducing the risk of burglary and vandalism. Because it is often useful for a house to have a security system, it is often a good idea for the house to have one. It is
important to choose a system that is reliable, that is easy to install, and that does not require the user to give up too much in the way of convenience.
If you are looking for a wireless home security system for
your home, you are fortunate in that there are many options to choose from. There are a variety of wireless security systems available, ranging from basic alarm systems to sophisticated video-based
monitoring. You can choose from a number of different options that Altronics Security Systems offer. Give them a call today and talk the friendly staff that will help to protect your home and
which security matters to you. It is essential to understand
the fundamentals of security systems. Security systems are connected to a home's electrical system. The components that are present in a home's electrical system are: electricity, wires, outlets,
switches and batteries. All of these are components that any intruder or vandal can access. The reason for having security systems in your home is that if one of these components is compromised, the
system cannot protect you. If you have a cable-based system, then these wires and wires have to be installed and maintained. If you have a wireless system, then these wires are replaced by wireless
devices and protocols. The next advantage of the wireless system is the fact that it doesn't require wires and other external electronic components. It is simple and can be installed and maintained
with ease. You will find that it is difficult to find a Wireless Video Intercom system that doesn't have wires and external components that can be easily damaged. The internal antenna picks up the
remote control signal and relays it to the front-end. Once the system is installed, the internal antenna is placed next to the television and the remote controls can be used to set the system up. The
camera can be placed on any wall or inside a cupboard that does not face the television. There are a few proprietary systems on the market that have a built-in camera which eliminates the need for an
extra monitor and camera.
If you have a cable-based system, then these wires and wires
have to be installed and maintained. If you have a wireless system, then these wires are replaced by wireless devices and protocols. Here are some of the pros and cons of wireless home security
- There is no need to lay wires to transfer data from one
location to another.
- Wires and cables are not affected by electromagnetic
- Wireless security systems are more easily
- No wires, cables
- Slower connection
- Less Reliable if power goes out
- More expensive
If you are looking for a home security system that is both
wireless and reliable, it's not always easy to find a system that fits the bill.
You may be interested in one of the new "smart home" systems
that are available on the market. If you're in the market for a system, you're in luck, because there are several that can suit your needs and your budget. As the name implies, the more sophisticated
systems are not only much more costly but also offer a host of additional features. If you're looking for a system that's simple to install and relatively inexpensive, a basic motion sensor,
connected to your home's existing telephone wiring, may be all you need to protect your home. The sensors detect movement in an area of approximately one hundred square feet and set off an alarm when
motion is detected. They come in four models, each with a different detection area. A motion sensor should be placed in the most likely area for a burglar to enter. The small price you pay for the
convenience of not having to wire your home will save you a great deal of money in the long run. Once you have decided that a wireless security system is the way to go, you need to think about the
whole set up. You want to make sure that you select a system that has good sensitivity. If your burglar alarm system will not be able to pick up the slightest sound, it will not deter a would-be
Before you make any final decisions give the pros at
Altronics Security Systems a call and see what they recommend for your home an family.