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Keeping an Eye on Your Visitors

September 28th, 2020 | by Spy Store | in Security and Surveillance |    0   

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Home security tech has changed radically over the last 10 years. The advancement of home automation and smartphones have changed the world of house security. If you want to keep an eye on your visitors while you are away, then you have a lot of options.

You can keep an eye on your home with the assistance of powerful security devices. In this article, we will explain to you what to think about if you want to install home security cameras.

There are wired and wireless choices, and you may want to think about that. Wireless choices will allow you to see what's happening in real time while you're not home. Wired choices will typically record information to a memory card or computer for you to watch later.

Wireless choices are usually cheaper and easier to install, however, they are not (usually) recording the events to watch again later. Also, if you already have a security system that is hard-wired in your house, then you may prefer a wired solution.

Hard-wired solutions do not typically have the same potential for interference with WIFI. If your data travels over WIFI, then it can be interrupted if the WIFI goes down or is breached.

You must also consider expectations of privacy and your jurisdiction. It's illegal to have cameras, for example, in a bathroom where people have a reasonable expectation of privacy. Do you really want to spy on houseguests in their bedroom? It's a different story if you're watching an employee, who you are paying to do a job. So, think about this before making your decision how and where to set up cameras.

The security cameras record any criminal incident and help in capturing criminals. Police can use your indoor security cameras to capture the criminal, return your goods, and prevent future crimes.

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If you have any questions about this article or would like to talk to us about security or surveillance equipment, please call us at (604) 731-6662.