If you are wondering whether security cameras add value to your home you have probably never experienced the trauma that comes with having your home burglarised. Most of us have sentimental and valuable items in our homes such as jewellery, antiques or expensive electronic devices like computers and tv’s or even artworks that can be irreplaceable.
Unfortunately there are some people who make a living out of stealing other people’s prized possessions and that’s why we suggest adding security cameras to your home. Not only are security cameras valuable, giving you that extra peace of mind, they can be a great deterrent to criminals when deciding which home to break into.
Keeping your property well-lit at night, securing doors and windows, and making the home look occupied when out-of-town will always help to deter criminals, but these steps won't help if someone does break in. Only an effective security system with CCTV security cameras will be able to sound the alarm and record the incident to video, giving you more chance to have any stolen property returned.
Installing a modern home security system with security cameras can increase a home's value because prospective buyers can see that the property is well secured. It is recommended that homeowners who are preparing to sell get a security system professionally installed if they don't already have one.
Having security cameras can also be extremely beneficial when you need to check on your children. These days with Mums and Dads working extended hours or on shift duty, it’s common for children to come home to an empty house after School. Having home security cameras can not only help you to keep a close eye on your children but also provide peace of mind that they are safe. They are also then able to sound an alarm if there is an intruder or incident while they are home alone.
If you are considering upgrading your security system or adding security cameras contact us or give us a call on 0417 384 787 for a free quote.