Camera Maintenance Tools

Cameras are only as good as what they can record, so it makes sense that they are kept in an optimal condition, just in case they are unfortunately needed. Make sure the cameras you use are maintained well with the tools listed in this post. Wire Brushes & Wire Wheels If you live in a particularly harsh environment, you may go through quite a few of these at a time. Used to clean thick dirt out of hard to reach areas. Wire brushes are sold for specific applications, and good brushes... Read More »

Seasonal Security Measures

A large impacting factor on all outdoor security systems are the seasons. As seasons change, so to does the environment and as such so to do the effectiveness of many security systems. Because of the effect of the seasons it is recommended that different systems are used in relation to the current time of year. Roughly speaking, there are warmer months and colder months, between these two periods different systems should be used. During the colder months, general visibility is reduced as a result of the less daylight hours available.... Read More »

Other Great Ways To Use A Security Camera

Of course security cameras are made predominately for security purposes. Designed to survey the area and provide a visual record but there are some other uses for security cameras that you may not have realised/considered previously. Have a look below. Long-Term Time-Lapse Photography A time-lapse photography is a technique that captures many images, over a long period of time and ‘lapses’ them together. This is a method often used by film makers to create a unique and gradual animation-like sequence of images. Spotting Wildlife Cameras are great at spotting animals and birds, their silent operation... Read More »

Benefits of Automatic Security Doors

Many consumers are using solid steel security doors that offer safety against intruders. There is a wide range of steel doors that are used for security in homes and offices today. There are custom made steel doors made in UK with the latest technological material and manufacturing systems for a high quality security door finish. Shapes and sizes Security doors UK can be used in any environment that requires safety. They can come in standard measurements with at least 1.2mm thickness in the steel door leaf. This security door piece... Read More »

Security Lighting Solutions and Functionality

When considering what to install within a security infrastructure, it is often the physical objects that come to mind first. Cameras, security glass, smoke systems, these are a few of the obvious choices. But there is another system that can be utilised, and it takes the form of light. Security lighting is a widely used and more ambiguous form of building security. Security lights can aid in the detection of intruders, to deter intruders, as increase the feeling of safety for occupants. It is often used in residential, commercial and industrial settings. The... Read More »

Security Escape Procedures

An important part of high level security systems, is the assurance of a security escape procedure. A security escape procedure involves the structure and planning of a personnel route, which is used in emergency situations. A well planned route will lead to one or several escape areas that can be utilised in the event that an area needs to be abandoned. The protocol used may vary between escape procedures. However, there are several overarching principles that are often adhered to: The route should be as distance efficient as possible. This is in relation... Read More »