There are many products that are out on the market right now that are geared toward making you feel safer at home. These home security systems can be bought at local stores as well as online. One of the most talked about home systems right now is the Ring. Ring is designed to not only be a doorbell but a camera as well that is activated by motion. This system links to your phone to notify you when the door has been rung or if there is someone or something moving in range of the camera. The Ring can be connected to the Amazon ECHO which will also alert you when your system goes off even if your phone isn’t near.
The August Doorbell Cam Pro is another camera that can be used with the Amazon Alexa voice control. Like many other systems you can access live feed from your phone, and you will be alerted anytime there is voice or motion detected. This system can also be paired with the smart locks that you have to buy separately. This allows you to lock and unlock your doors with the simple click of a button. This unique feature can come in handy especially if you have children in school, it allows you to see when they get home and let them in to the house, so they don’t have to keep track of a key.
Another system to look at is the Nest Hello doorbell system. This system was created by google to provide families with additional comfort and security, regardless of their location. Much like the Ring system, the nest connects to your phone as well as comes with a tablet that connects to the doorbell. One of the cool things about the Nest is that it has the ability to recognize family and friends, allowing for customization of the type of alert you get. Another great feature of this particular system is that it has different alerts for different situations, letting you know if it is being set of by a person, sound or thing.
The RemoBell S Video Doorbell is next on our list of home security systems that connect by doorbell. This system is powered by existing doorbell wiring and provides round the clock coverage of all front door activity. This system stores footage for 3 days for free while offering paid plans for longer content storage. This system also allows you to access footage and lives streaming from your phone as well as the ability to communicate or listen and see visitors welcome or not.
These are just a few of the recommended products that you can get from companies these days to add another level of security to your home. Though the upfront cost can seem a bit daunting with certain systems, you can’t put a price on peace of mind. Systems like these are able to capture people coming to your house such as friends of your children, alert you when packages are delivered, and help in the off chance that something were to ever be stolen off your porch. Additionally, by installing this system, you can know that if something happens to your home that you have footage that you will be able to handover to benefit your case.
It is sad that in this world we must talk about these things, but they do happen. Many of the people whose houses have been burglarized or who have had packages stolen off their porch probably thought, it will never happen to me, at one point. You never know what can happen or what will happen in life, take the additional steps you need to protect your family and your home. There are many more products out on the market like the ones discussed above, it is our recommendation to do the necessary research before purchasing that way you can decide what is right for your household.