For residents of Keighley, CCTV provides security and reassurance. Most criminals will be deterred by the presence of security cameras. Any fool hardy enough to plough ahead give themselves away when a high quality CCTV system records footage of their crimes.

If you live in Keighley and you’re considering getting CCTV, here’s a few things to consider:

To DIY or not to DIY, that is the question

If you look online or in the shops around Keighley for CCTV systems, you’ll find a wealth of options; from the very poor to the excellent. So how to you make sure you’re getting a security system that’s going to protect your home? Well for starters, use online reviews to check on the system time and also the installer.

Buying a DIY system online or off the shelf might seem like the easiest option but it does come with complications. We receive calls all the time from people who have bought a DIY system and then struggled to install or set up the system.

The alternative is to instruct an installer to fit your security camera system. The recommendation is to get a few quotes to compare price, quality and offerings. You should also check a company’s industry approvals; these will give you reassurance about the quality of equipment and the service you can expect.

Keighley CCTV View Points

Most people use their phones to view their CCTV now, so systems with live view and remote playback are popular. A system which offers ‘remote viewing’ means you can check on your cameras wherever you are. On holiday, at the office or if you hear a noise when you’re in bed! Some systems go a step further by offering your a notification and two way talk is available. It’s worth checking with your provider that you’re viewing these images over a secure network.

Keybury Fire and Security have been installing security systems for four decades. We’ve been based here in Keighley since we began in 1982 and have almost 20,000 happy customers (see our google reviews!). It’s our family business to protect your family and your business. Book your free CCTV survey now online or call us on 01535 661197.