The Benefits of a Wireless Security System

Having a home security system means having a very practical tool that provides many benefits. Throughout life, you will constantly buy things that will be of immense value to you. Securing these things will give you peace of mind. More importantly, security systems also keep you and your family safe. Home is the last place any person should have to worry about their own safety. Having a security system can provide even more peace of mind by notifying you, and the authorities, of any potential threats or dangers to you or your family. Many of these systems will not only keep you safe from intruders in your home, but they can also include carbon monoxide detector and smoke detectors. This can help keep you safe even when you don’t know there’s a threat.

With technology advancing so rapidly as of late, it is no surprise that security systems are at an all-time high in effectiveness and convenience. Security systems are an intricate system of cameras and various other devices such as motion sensors and closed circuit telemetry. Usually, these systems are all connected by installed wires allowing your devices to all connect within your network. With the technological advancements that have occurred, your security cameras can be installed by using the newest top of the line equipment, while remaining wireless and connecting via wifi. In Jacksonville, wireless security cameras are an option that you might want to seriously consider for its immense convenience.

Convenience

For your security cameras, convenience is going to be a major factor in your security purchase. For home owners in Jacksonville with a rather large property, wireless cameras can connect over a very broad range. Wireless systems can communicate with each other over hundreds of feet. By “daisy chaining” multiple devices that connect via their own radio signals, you can cover the distance of virtually any property.

Another major factor of convenience for your security cameras is placement. Hard wired systems do not allow you to change your layout of the wiring and locations of the cameras without paying someone to come in and make the necessary changes. With wireless devices, all of the different components that make up your system can be easily moved to suit your needs. This is necessary for many people because there are often many ways in which a threat may try to enter your home. You may find that while having a security camera in your fenced in back yard is great for letting you know where your dog is at all times, it is not really necessary for your safety. Because of this, you may want to move your camera to the side of your home, covering all the windows and giving you a wider view of what is going on in front of your home. With a security camera system, all devices can be moved to suit your needs best, whenever you want.

Installation

The installation of a wireless system is much simpler and cost effective than that of a hard wired system. Hard wired systems tend to take a vast amount of time to install. With all the wire that has to be run to each and every device, this can be damaging to your home as well. While electricians are equipped to handle the task of a hard wired system, this could mean drilling many holes all throughout your home, and even digging up parts of your yard to conceal wire.

Wireless security cameras not only prove to be easy to install, but the risk of damage to your home is greatly minimized. Installing a wired system in a home under construction is not difficult to do, but due to the damage your already existing home could sustain, wireless is a great option. With a wireless system, no holes are drilled, the yard is not dug up, and no electrician breaking drill bits in your beautiful marble. The installation process is very fast, usually only a couple of hours, and requires no changes to your home’s aesthetics.

Remote Monitoring

Having a home security network will allow you to feel safe anywhere. If you are in your bed, you will hear your alarm go off. However, if you are out of town for the week, your home instantly becomes a great target for intruders who are looking for your prized possessions. With security cameras, you will be able to monitor your home from anywhere. Most devices set up on a home network will allow the owner to view their homes through their cameras via a secure internet connection.

Intruders also have a tendency to try and get clever to avoid getting caught. It is not uncommon for thieves to cut your homes power and phone line, allowing them to escape with your possessions without the authorities showing up. Wireless security devices possess enough power and signal strength on their own to get a signal out to the authorities without the need of a telephone line or your home’s power. Automatic authority notification will ensure that you stay safe and have the authorities at your door step immediately.

Safe Touch provides home security systems and has proven to be reliable. After being in the business for over two decades, Safe Touch has become the largest company in the business of home security, with thousands of safe and happy customers all over. While offering $0 down on new security systems, and half price monitoring for those who already have a system, Safe Touch has the best equipment and services in the game to keep you and your family safe in Jacksonville.