BJ88Alarm System + IP CCTV - Moving to a 2-Storey Home
23 November 2014
Regarding IP CCTV Security cameras, Hikvision is a good choice as they have a very wide range to chose from so you can customize the setup to work with what you need to…
Edward ThirlwallMy doors come with standard push-in locks
17 November 2014
I think Leonardo has given some really useful security tips. We always look at things from one perspective only and tend to overlook other factors that affect us too. For…
Berstan HomesFront Door Handles - Pull or Lever?
16 September 2014
There are a couple of combinations that can be sourced. Combined lever internally and pull handle externally or pull from both sides. They both reply on a spring…
Adam.Mlooking for an alarm instalation recomendation - w.sub melb
26 August 2014
I have used and recommended http://www.avicsecurity.com.au/ Fully insured and have all the security clearances to install alarms.
homebobbyAlarm System - Monitored or Other?
20 January 2014
I had a Ness alarm system installed in my home some time ago, the system itself has been great, but the security companies who offer a monitoring service can vary a LOT.…
rosewoodStolen hot water system. Security ideas?
12 March 2013
so its obvious that trades are pinching them is it ! I would suggest that its just jerks that are selling them in pubs & not for any particular job at all. There are…
spottieSome advice needed in regard to alarm system for new home
22 February 2013
Well we won't be having evap cooling - we are in NSW and its not really the norm here. About 50% of our windows are awning windows, so I don't even know if reed switches…
Saint MikeAudio / Visual Door Bell and Lock Gate
10 February 2013
Bunnings have a great wifi bell with a number of "ringers" - place one in house - one on alfresco.. You could put the button on the gate I guess. Also got video types. …
JagSRKPlease recommend a smart looking video door inercom
20 December 2012
Saint MikeSecurity door on front of new house - how to choose?
9 December 2012
They can get in no matter what you do - but amplimesh etc is good IMO. Especially if you like to sleep with a door/window open to allow air to flow. The extra piece of…
MR2Recommend a CCTV System to me - 4 Cameras ?
2 December 2012
a few basics... you need to start with the infrastructure, all Security systems are now IP based (no more coax) so you'll essentially be running cat 5 to each camera, I…
MR2Security camera that streams over the internet
2 December 2012
For everyone still looking into this, can I suggest this thread: http://forums.whirlpool.net.au/forum-re ... ?t=1713089 it covers pretty much exactly what most people…
iDarrenSetting up security cams - legal advice sought - Victoria
26 November 2012
In short you cannot legally record audio or visual activity of a private activity that you are not involved in. It would be debatable on…
shaiAnyone who has experience w/ Insec Security in Melbourne?
29 October 2012
Last week they have started work so hopefully this week i will see some work on site may be they will start slab. your house is looking almost complete..when you are…
paulw11Ness M1 Gold Security Installer in Melbourne
6 October 2012
esjl2809Buying PIR's from the UK and alarm monitoring, and good?
10 August 2012
Hi everyone, I am in the process of upgrading my alarm system as going abroad real soon. As I am strictly working to budget, most of the hardware for the alarm is…
stormjrCats, their claws & metal security flyscreens (eg Crimsafe)
23 July 2012
The problem you may find is if it is a metal screen for bushfire reasons then I think the openings are not allowed to be larger than 3mm! Inherently a cat can scratch and…
nrh157swann video intercoms - anyone used them before?
20 July 2012
We have a Swann in our home, different model though. We bought it early on during build, snuck onto site before sheeting went up & laid the cable from front door area…
esjl2809upgrading hills networx nx4 to either hills reliance nx8/12
18 July 2012
Hi Paulw11 and tubbyM, thanks for your kind feedback. To TubbyM, if I am not a tradesperson, can purchase be made directly from DAS? I am looking at purchasing a nx12…
NEWLYWEDSsimple video intercom systems, where in sydney
16 May 2012
House is built and is single story... so running the wires though the roof shouldnt be too hard. The only hard thing is the video door bell which needs to mount to the…
DataboomI Want To Install An Alarm But Dont Know Where To Start
13 May 2012
Hi, Im moving into my first Australian home very soon and want to install an alarm. The house is already built and is approx 5 years old. I…