What are the benefits of home security cameras?

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With the darker evenings, and it coming up to Christmas, this time of year sees and increase in burglaries. The darkness acts as cover and hides the petty criminals. But what can you do to protect your home? Home security cameras are a fantastic option. In fact as well as helping you to protect your home, home security cameras include a whole range of benefits to you and your family.

Oscar outdoor home security camera

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Here I will be discussing the benefits of home security cameras and how they can help with prevention, peace of mind and protection.

Medical care for the elderly

There are many elderly people who live alone. Some may also suffer from medical conditions. These are vulnerable people who need relatives to keep an eye on them, or they could be in need of the emergency services in case something untoward happens. Home security cameras and systems can have equipment included, such as pull cords or buttons to help everyone concerned.

Here I will be discussing the benefits of home security cameras and how they can help with prevention, peace of mind and protection.

Keeping a check on the kids

If you and your partner both work and you are out of the house early. A home security camera could be useful in making sure the teenage kids leave for school on time. In fact I was only chatting to someone a few months ago around this. They have a camera outside their front door, so they can keep an eye on what time the kids leave for school and also who is at the door if they answer it. It’s all done through an app on their phone. It does seem like a “Big Brother” world, but a peace of mind is worth a lot. On another note, a home camera could be used to protect young babies and children if they are being looked after in your home by a childminder or nanny. A camera never lies.

Away from home

Empty houses attract burglars and vandals. With such a strong social media element to most peoples lives, it’s easy to find out when people are not at home. This will alert criminals to your empty house. So what can you do to protect your home? You can install a smart camera security system like the Oscar outdoor WiFi home security camera from Time2, It provides continuous surveillance to protect and monitor your home and property, day and night and of course it’s weatherproof. A security camera like this one will provide you with audio and visual content in HD to your smartphone or tablet. Plus it’s a perfect visual deterrent to intruders.

Here I will be discussing the benefits of home security cameras and how they can help with prevention, peace of mind and protection.

Home value

We all love our homes. By installing a home security camera system we are protecting our homes, and this will help with increasing the value. Especially if you are thinking of selling. Your home insurance premiums factor in a lot of variables and by having a security system installed this can help to lower them.

 

As you can see the benefits of security cameras at home can be huge. Some would say invaluable. An excellent deterrent to intruders, because guess what? There isn’t an intruder out there who would like to be caught on camera!

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2 Comments

  1. Samantha O'D
    November 23, 2018 / 8:47 pm

    I see so many homes with cameras now. Something i will be looking at very soon

  2. Margaret GALLAGHER
    November 22, 2018 / 12:11 pm

    They are invaluable here – confidence and piece of mind whererever I am

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