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HikVision Turbo HD 3.0

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Rev Up Analogue with Turbo HD over Coax.  HikVision's Turbo HD 3.0 Solution Adding turbo to your engine improves power, performance, and efficiency.  Now, the highly compatible Turbo HD 3.0 Solution by HikVision gives security systems that same boost - whether you install Turbo 3.0 cameras, DVRs or the whole solution. How does it work? Turbo 3.0 technology uses coaxial cables to transmit video and power, raises video performance up to 4K, and improves bandwidth efficiency by 50%.  Turbo-boost surveillance systems of any size - with Hikvision.   Turbo HD 3.0 benefits at a glance Higher Video performance with up...

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Top Tips For Home Security

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With burglaries on the increase, it makes sense to do as much as you possibly can to reduce your risk of an intruder gaining access into your home. Here are our top Tips for Home Security: Keep expensive items out of view.  This includes state of the art electronics, jewelry and even expensive bicycles.  Close blinds when you are not home. Install a CCTV Kit.  CCTV cameras can be a great visual deterrent - a burglar would not want to risk being recorded & caught in the act.  Ensure that you can self monitor the cameras from your computer or your...

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Top 5 Tips to Protect your Outside Spaces.

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1 in 5 households have suffered some kind of garden vandalism or burglary with a 17% increase in outside theft over the last 5 years. The majority of these incidents happen during the night, as opportunistic burglars use the cover of darkness.  As the nights draw in, homeowner should be alert & ensure garages, sheds or any other outbuildings are properly secured. Here are our top 5 tips to protect your outside space against burglars. Don't leave valuable items in full view of passers by. Put bicycles and garden equipment out of sight. Don’t leave tools or ladders lying around in your garden – thieves could...

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DIY Guide to CCTV

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There are a few decisions that need to be made before purchasing a CCTV System. These decisions should be given careful consideration to ensure that the fitted CCTV system is suitable for your needs:   CHOOSING THE CORRECT CAMERAThere are a few points to bear in mind when deciding which CCTV Cameras to choose: LocationAre the CCTV cameras required for inside or outside? If outside, then you need to ensure that the cameras are sufficiently weather resistant for the environmental conditions that are likely to be encountered such as rain, wind, sun-glare, snow, low light etc.  All 2020 CCTV cameras (except...

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10 Reasons to choose a Wireless Alarm for your home.

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There are many things to consider when deciding whether to install a wired or Wireless Alarm.  A few years ago most new builds were wired for alarms during construction, however it is becoming increasing common to construct without this wiring.  In these cases, the owners should carefully consider the benefits of a wireless alarm system before deciding which route to go down. Here are our Top 10 Advantages of a Wireless Alarm System: DisruptionA wired system involves making holes in walls and ceilings in order to fit the appropriate wiring. Wiring should be neat and tidy if done by a professional alarm installer,...

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