Where to Hide Security Camera DVR (Ideas)

Swann security system DVR

Installing a CCTV system might give you peace of mind, but what about the camera’s DVR? Thinking about where to hide it can be a challenge, but don’t worry; I’ve got your back! Ideal locations range from the attic and basement to inside walls or cabinets. Factors like accessibility, temperature, security, connectivity, and noise level … Read more

Do Security Cameras Have Audio? (Comparison Chart)

reolink two-way audio security camera

Are you considering installing security cameras at home or in your business? If so, you may wonder whether they can record audio and video. The answer is: it depends on the camera. Some security cameras have built-in microphones and can record audio and video footage. Other cameras may not have audio capabilities at all. In … Read more

Great Ways to Hide a Nest Camera

google nest device mounted on white wall

Many homeowners use nest cams as nanny cams, helping them monitor babysitters, children, and even housecleaners or workers. However, due to their popularity, many people already know what a nest cam looks like and can easily spot them in modern homes. This may cause them to stick out like a sore thumb. To help you, … Read more

How to Mount a Security Camera on Vinyl Siding (6 Steps)

man holding screw and camera mounted on the wall

Vinyl is inexpensive and easy to install. It’s also much stronger than aluminum siding and requires fewer seams, which reduces the chance of leaks. Because of this material’s durability, it’s convenient to mount your security camera to vinyl siding. The installation process is relatively simple. But, if you don’t do it right the first time, … Read more

How to Make a Wired Security Camera Wireless (8 Steps)

two wired cctv mounted on the wall

Wireless security camera systems have many perks and benefits that you cannot get from traditional wired security cameras. However, the additional cost of installing one can be a problem, apart from other challenges. You can easily repurpose a wired security camera as a wireless IP camera in just a few simple steps, eight, to be exact! … Read more

How do Cellular Security Cameras work?

a Samsung mobile camera

Cellular security cameras are a modern and convenient way to keep an eye on your home or business. Unlike traditional security cameras that require a wired connection to the internet, cellular security cameras use a cellular network to transmit video and other data. This allows them to be placed almost anywhere, as long as there … Read more

How to Hide a Security Camera in a Window (7 Ways)

mounted security camera beside a window

When it comes to security, you can never be too careful. Hiding your security camera in a window is an easy way to ensure it won’t be stolen or noticed recording. Many people are reluctant (and rightly so) when placing security cameras in places where cameras can be seen as they can easily get stolen. … Read more