Everyone wants to feel secure in their own home. Perhaps you’ve been thinking about installing a home surveillance system or upgrading an existing one in your Keller TX home.
Rapid advances in surveillance camera and communication technology have allowed for sophisticated features previously found in very costly and complex systems used in business and industry to find their way to residential use.
So if you’re looking for a new system that will make you feel protected in your home, read on for some questions you will want to be answered about home surveillance.
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Are today’s security cameras wired?
In the old days (relatively) of security camera systems, systems were wired with coaxial cable like your cable set-top boxes. The new systems are IP based – the same networking technology used by all your computers and devices. Many work over Wi-Fi and some can work in both wired and wireless modes. Cameras require power to operate, so they will need to be plugged into a power source, or custom wiring run to mounting locations.