18 Sep Alarm & Electrical Services – Exploring the Benefits of Home CCTV Systems
Buying a house is an incredible achievement, it’s a place to call your own, grow your family, make incredible memories, and call home, so protecting it is paramount. We are lucky to live in an age filled with technology that can help us protect our homes, such as CCTV systems, and the unblinking eyes that watch over our property when we can’t see what’s going on. In this post, we explore the various ways that installing CCTV systems in Dublin can benefit you and your home.
A Visual Deterrent For Criminals
CCTV cameras are visible security systems and this visibility can make an appropriate deterrent to criminals who intend on breaking into or damaging your home. The presence of CCTV systems could cause a criminal to pause and rethink the decision to carry out their crime, because of the greater risk of being recognised and caught.
Collecting Evidence After a Crime
If you have been unfortunate enough to suffer a break-in or vandalism to your home, even though you had CCTV in place, just because it did not deter criminals doesn’t mean it’s useless. Your CCTV could provide crucial evidence and information about the crime and the people who committed it, aiding in investigations and potentially the opportunity to locate your stolen items.
Monitoring and Real-Time Alerts
Having your CCTV systems monitored can be incredibly beneficial. Having an extra set of eyes on your CCTV systems means that you don’t always have to have your eyes glued to the screen to keep an eye on your home. Alerts are sent to the control station where personnel can contact the homeowners and relevant authorities to ensure everyone is aware of the situation and it can be dealt with as promptly as possible, hopefully leading to prompt action and a positive outcome.
Give Yourself Peace Of Mind
One of the obvious benefits of CCTV, as with many other home security systems, is the peace of mind it can bring you. The presence of your CCTV system can offer reassurance that your house is watched over, looking out for your loved ones and your belongings while you are at home, work or away; it’s a sense of security that can make us feel more at ease.
Reduced Home Insurance
When your CCTV is monitored, did you know it could make a difference to your home insurance? Having this extra protection for your home and showing your investment into the security of your home can be an important factor to insurance providers and result in lowered insurance costs. So, as well as the protection your home receives from CCTV systems, you yourself could also see a financial benefit.
Contact Alarm & Electrical Services
If you feel that you could benefit from installing CCTV in Dublin, we can help. Alarm & Electrical Services was established back in 1983, so we’ve got years of experience and knowledge when it comes to installing CCTV systems in Dublin, along with several other systems, such as fire alarms, intruder alarms and access control.
We make sure that our systems and installations meet the necessary quality and standards, and we can offer maintenance for your system after installation to ensure it continues to function at its optimal performance.
Call our office on 01 4525294 or our mobile number – 0872748702 to chat with a member of our team, or email us at [email protected], and we’d be happy to discuss your security system needs.