Keeping our home safe is essential. If it weren’t, we’d hand our keys out to people on the streets. Luckily, securing your home has never been more exciting and more accessible, thanks to the advancements of technology and improved security system installation options. Now, instead of setting up an alarm on your home and leaving it to scream alone, you can be notified of the breach. If you pair your smart security system with other deterrents such as floodlights and CCTV, you’re well on your way to building your own version of Fort Knox. If you’re looking to kit out your home and don’t know where to start, we’ve gathered together the top four alarm systems.
Powermaster by Visonic
The Powermaster has been around since 2013 and is one of the highest-grade alarms available in the UK. There are several different Powermasters that vary in capability by offering more to their bundles. The most powerful one yet is the 360R, which comes with a smartphone app for wireless monitoring. You can get started with Powermaster through Sure Locks, who will advise you on the best alarm for your property before coming out to install your system professionally.
Eufy eufyCam 2C Pro
Eufy is renowned in the home security world for creating powerful security units. At the centre of their operation is the eufyCam, which boasts high definition images and two-way audio. This is great because you won’t need to worry about having grainy images of potential intruders. Plus, the two-way audio means you can speak as you would with a video door cam to let people know you’re not going to be home. When it comes to battery, Eufy boasts that it will last for six months, which means you won’t have to spend all your time taking it down to charge.
Netatmo Smart Alarm System
The Netatmo smart alarm system boasts a stylish design that packs a powerful punch. As well as having a high-definition image, this stylish camera system comes equipped with a basic facial recognition feature. This means that you can add family and friends to your system and avoid being wrongfully alerted to intruders. Video storage is either internal to an SD card or backed up to the cloud using Dropbox, which means you’ll always be able to check on your home.
Yale Sync Smart Home
Yale is one of the most well-known providers of security including locks and alarms. As well as their outstanding reputation, the Yale Sync Smart Home offers fantastic functionality without the need to subscribe to a service. The range from the hub is incredible; with 200m you can monitor your garage and shed. If you’re in the market for locks as well, Yale is an excellent choice because their smart system integrates with select Yale locks.
Securing your home is important and using a quality alarm system is a fantastic way to do that. If you buy a security system today, you are likely to have high definition and smart functionality as standard. What sets these excellent alarms apart is personal preference and reputation.