swann monitoring system
You get what you pay for.
I bought a $300 camera with a Sony CCD which is very clear, but daytime only.
I bought a $95 Sharp CCD night vision vandal proof camera of…
Security of Aluminium Windows & Doors
We ve been quoted $3500 to have the Jasons windows AAA package instead of amplimesh security screens to all windows, bar the sliding doors which we will have screens…
Video intercom for $800
Is that colour or black and white?
We were quoted $558 for BW and wait for it $1240 for colour
Video Intercom Systems
Thats some really good info HellDad, I was wondering what the "4" stood for. Anyway, I had a sparky today give me a quote of $1400 to wire up and install the Futuro…
security for bi-fold doors
I can just agree with windowexpert. That's why multi-point locking will become standard in the next few years (OK probably more 15 years).
There are a few…
Laundry chute - handle???
It is a straight vertical drop.
In the cupboard on the top level they have built it up 1.2m. So thinking of putting…
the system we prefer is only working when your finger is actually on your hand (body temperature required). If you…
Paradox 1738 alarm
Anyone here have a Paradox (model 1738) alarm system? This is what the big H uses. We've been quoted $1219 builder for it with 16 zones 4 detector, 1 keypad & power…
Security System Domestic Dialling Help?
Does anyone here work with DSC security systems or install them?? I've had one installed by NRMA for me, and because they don't support the system dialling your…
Jun 16, 2009 2:43 pm
Home Security system advice please
Thanks guys for the replies! Still researching what's available, but I 've learnt more in the last couple of days. Definitely after a perimeter system that has sensors on…
Wireless Video Intercom
are yous ure about the barnd? I googled it, but it is not coming up with anything apart from cameras...
Aug 13, 2009 9:30 am
Hot Water System Security
I believe that ought to read, 'two large, ugly, mean, mongrel dogs'.
my mother had two full-grown Samoyeds…
a bright idea, why aren't there more like this...
the BRK 100S with the strobe light was discontinued, and replaced with the SL177, which is a hard-wired addon to their…
Modern Home Decoration
I prefer the "less is more" approach. Make a feature of the things you're decorating with but keep it simple and stick to a theme. Having things overflowing off every…
Sep 18, 2009 2:36 pm
We put 'crimsafe' style mesh on all our windows at our last place; not only for security but because it is also catsafe too!
It looks a billion times better than bars or…
Sep 18, 2009 11:08 pm
recommendations for window locks?
"Also, I have a remote control roller door on the garage, but do you think I should get a deadlock fitted to the door which goes from the garage into the house too?"
all doors same key
I had window locks, patio bolts, and deadlocks all keyed to the same key.
I have since learnt that they can do padlocks off the same key, so I got 2 for the side gates, so…
May be a daft question but ......
Thanks for your replies
I need to check our alarm to see if it has a pet-sensitive thingy. See, it wasn't a daft question after all.
There is nothing wrong with digitech sensors, I have them installed at my home. Something to think of is that there are a number of different ranges of these sensors. I…
snakes in the grass
We had a small Tenterfield terrier ( Foxy/ cattle dog cross ) she loved killing snakes.
She was bitten by a Taipan and survived after being given out of date human…
Bosch Solution 16 +. Help With install
If there is anyone that has experience in installing the Bosch Solution 16+ or perhaps even has access to the Bosch Handy Hints guide that would be great.
I don't think you are allowed to put spikes on the fence anymore. A teenage boy a few years ago, broke into the Adelaide Zoo, I think to break into the coke machine, on…
Secure mesh vs pet mesh
I'm getting secure mesh. My dog would chew / run right through anything else, and yes, it's also useful to leave the main door open and security door locked. Not overkill…
I'm just now really thinking about it though and wondering - do they really add to the security of the house?
PS. By default, I'm probably…
Is this alarm quote reasonable.
I belive this alarm for a house. isn't?
If yes why do you need a NX128 12 zone panel its too much for a house.
For the below mentioned spec a NX 16 would be…
home security - alarm - ADT
I guess it depends on which ADT installer is installing the alarm, some may prefer to use the vista system whilst others use the NX, $1250 for a Vista is a little steep…
Smoke Detector Replacement
The type of smoke detector has to match the existing system and may have to be installed by the fire services company that has the contract to…
Security Alarm Warning!!!
as I wrote, the burglars have minutes to get away, not the alarm company -- they would ordinarily call the police.
This brief summary of the types of alarm…
I'm using a place called digital door locks dot com dot au.
In Feb they will have a new range of gear from Samsung that can be all linked up apparently.
I'll be using…
How to secure a rolladoor?
Yep that is a pretty common entry point for experienced thieves.
It is worth doing a basic upgrade to prevent that kind of entry
Hills Reliance R12 false alarm
Have Hills Reliance Security as well, just wondering if you have someone installed or connect the security to your…
Feb 27, 2010 10:45 pm
Computer Identity theft
Either way as admin or user malware will always install throughout the system but all depends of the type of course.
user or admin is registry policy but not system policy…