Building Site Thefts on the rise
There has always been theft from building sites and its not just from those passing by looking for an opportunity but more likely tradies working for you or working in the…
CCTV Upgrade help and advice
Hi everyone we are looking at upgrading our home CCTV setup
We had a system installed a few years back
Its a Dahua 8 channel DVR XVR5108HS
And we are running 8…
Jan 27, 2020 9:54 pm
I am researching a Google Nest Cam Outdoor setup for my current home.
Whilst the Google Nest Cam…
How to improve the home security?
Old thread but anyway, still relevant, at the very least just start with light sensors, the last thing a thief wants whether they’re looking at breaking into your car or…
Sep 05, 2019 11:42 pm
Digital Door Locks
I know this is an old thread, but to anyone who stumbles across this thread via a search (like I did), a quick note on insurance:
You can have a digital deadbolt lock…
Feb 25, 2019 12:57 pm
Hi, if you are referring to the Digoo video door bell link that I had posted earlier - then essentially it is similar to RING. Both have video camera, PIR, wifi, powered…
Sec cameras and solar
IP cameras are the way to go (PoE), Yes they cost a bit extra but you do have the option to integrate them into other system within your home.
Have a look…
Wireless vs Wired home alarms?
Hardwired is always better
No batteries to change, no range issues
Use a security installer not an electrician, security installers need to be licensed in most states,…
Did you leave your garage door open?
Security systems have made lives quite easy now. You can check the garage door from your smart phone. Open/close it from mobile.You can check the lights, check if you left…
Patio Bolts and Home Contents Insurance
There are a lot of patio doors, and sliding windows, that can be easily lifted out even when locked.
Bolts are one solution.
Another is to fix a timber packer over the…
Two way voice
What would be a reliable home-to-base service in Melbourne?
Double Front Door
My home has just pasted the 6 ½ years old mark & has surprisingly aged well apart from the builders front double doors (painted solid MDF).
I don’t feel…
Security system, is it worth its price?
I'd agree. Why risk not installing protection for your home just to save that bit of money. The difference in insurance really shouldn't be the consideration here. You…
These messages are very helpful! I recently read, telling how coronavirus could spread in the air, so I need roller shutters for insulation purposes.
Dec 06, 2016 5:37 pm
United Guard Force India is the leading agency of . We are having well trained armed security guards who can cable of any type of security.
Carbon Monoxide detecter
Had me wondering too.... surely in a modern house, there should be enough natural ventilation going on through the gaps in the window frames.
I'm thinking the best place…
Security system or security screens
I guess, home security monitoring systems would definitely benefit much more than security screens. Though latter deter miscreants from the outside, cameras or monitoring…
Securing a Garage Door?
I will give you some tips.This will surely help you….
Don’t leave the garage door keys or remotes in your car
Buy a keychain remote opener that you can…
Jun 23, 2016 10:55 pm
Crimsafe vs Clearshield
I have bought Clearsheild I had to call them back to fix the front Security Screen Door as it wouldn't shut properly in the 1st year.
2 years later the front door won't…
Locksmith needed Melb
What's that post that hijacked my thread.
Thanks goody I'll call them they are close
Alarm or Camera surveillance??
Hi BE I think an on/off switch would be totally acceptable. If you have an alarm it would be good if they could integrate the two to work with the arm/disarm signals
Hi Mclovin, have you given it a try or has anybody else used https://ring.com bell? The installation looks very easy and the 24/7 cloud recording for US$30 pa is cheap too.
CCTV for Home Security
Hy, Just now noticed the thread. One week before my friend was also searching for CCTV camera for his new office space and that's how we came to know about Canadian…
Check that any supporting structures for your stairs such as railings or handrails are held firmly in place. Then check the main structure, the risers, and the treads to…