Having home security with a surveillance system is going to mean going through a number of different options. You will find quite a few nice options for the cameras for your home. You can choose cameras that are going to work inside the home, as well as outside your home. Here are some of the options from which you will be able to consider.
Wireless PC cameras are one of the cheapest options out there. This wireless surveillance system is one you can set up to work with a computer. They will transmit the signal to your computer, or even smart phones in some cases, so you will be able to watch the live footage and check on your home. It is often possible to record the footage as well, but you are going to want to make sure that you have plenty of space available for that. It’s often a good idea to make sure that you dump the footage when you no longer need it so that you can conserve the need for saving space. IP cameras work similarly, but they will allow you to watch the video from any location that has web access.
Motion sensing camera systems will only turn on and start recording with some type of motion that alerts them. The cameras will record anything that moves, and many of them are quite sensitive. You might find that it is a good idea to choose a camera that will let you adjust the sensitivity. If you do not, then you might have quite a few recordings of birds, bats, and leaves blowing in the wind.
Traditional CCTV cameras are another choice, and they do have some great advantages, including reliability since they are wired. Even though the wireless options are quite good today, many people prefer the wired option.