A reliable security system prevents your house from burglars. As a customer, you should do some surveying and then pay for a security system as the safety of your house would depend on it. Some of the important factors which you need to take into account are listed below.
A technically advanced burglar alarm
Experienced criminals do deactivate burglar alarms but if the alarm is developed using an advanced technicalities, this would not be possible. Reputed companies dealing in burglar alarms provide a proper demo to the customer about how the system works. Do not make a purchase if a proper demo is not provided to you.
CCTV cameras with clear viewing and dependable recording options
If am unsuccessful burglary attempt has been made, CCTV cameras would capture the images of the suspect. However, this is only possible if your cameras have a good viewing range. Along with that, the performance of CCTV cameras also depends on the quality of lens installed. As a customer, you should check the performance of CCTV cameras before you order a set. Well-known camera providers do provide a complete demo to the customer.
The recording facility of the camera is also an important parameter as well. Some cameras have a small memory for recording. As a result, the customer has to empty the memory on daily basis. On a minimum scale, the camera should be able to record for a week before the memory is exhausted.
Automated lock with user identification
Even inexperienced burglars can enter your house if you are using the conventional old fashioned locks. Thus, opt for advanced locks that require user identification to enter the house. Users can get their details authenticated by providing a retinal scan or finger print.