Security Camera Installation Services
An area is observed using a security camera or a surveillance camera. The surveillance cameras are usually connected to a recording device or IP network and is usually observed by a security guard. Installing a security camera takes about four hours to a day. The benefits of using a security camera is that the residents of particular area feel safe and protected. Aside from residents feeling safe and protected, business are also protected from theft and loss of money. The three steps in installing a security camera include; preparing the home, installing the camera and consolidating your surveillance system.
Making a diagram of your surveillance needs is the first sub step in preparation of the house. A rough sketch of the house is the diagram that captures the possible locations of the security camera. The staircase, porches, driveways, large common spaces among others are some of the possible areas in which the security camera is located. The other sub step is buying the right package that suits your needs.
Individual buying of the security system piece is done even though its quite pricey. A recording device and monitor is set up after the security cameras have been bought. Footage are viewed through a digital video recorder which is required. When a video feed is received from a digital video recorder it is then broadcasted onto a monitor.
Testing of the equipment is done to ensure functionality. The cables, digital video recorder, monitor and cameras are ensured to be working before installation of anything else. A high, broad angle is chosen when wanting to install the camera. The corner of a room is the best angle for installing the camera where the ceiling meets the wall. Mounting a camera on a wall involves selecting a desirable location to mount the camera, then using a sharpie, marks are made on the wall to where the screws go. Its then followed through by drilling a hole using an electric drill, then hammering molding pins, screwing the mount into the wall and finally positioning the camera to the desired angle.
The camera is then connected to a power source after mounting on it on the wall. Connection into a power source is through plugging directly to the wall socket. When connection of the power source is successful the wired camera is then attached to the digital video recorder. Feeds are viewed after linking the wireless cameras to the computer. Using your preferred connection the monitor is then attached to the digital video recorder. The first sub step to the last process which is surveillance system consolidation is creation a central surveillance hub. The central surveillance hub is required to be easily accessible.