CCTV Pros
CCTV cameras not only supply an extra layer of security to your property, but are also a good preventive against crime.

CCTV Pros
Address: 125 Carr St, Johannesburg City, 2113
087 250 2215
Website: https://www.cctvpros.co.za/
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Closed circuit television in Johannesburg Metro. Add CCTV to your home or office in full HD. View remotely from your phone or on your TV. Free Quotes and security audits at your property.
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Crime can be minimised when you can see what is happening on your property. Monitoring your home has never been simpler, CCTV allows you to keep track of your home or business from anywhere.
Observing your property on high resolution will keep you one step ahead of prospective criminals.
CCTV Installers Johannesburg Metro
A CCTV installer will give a variety of security camera options in many different settings:

– Retail sites
– High-level access environments
– Offices
– Residential properties
– Storage facilities
– Site jobs

A really good CCTV installation company in Johannesburg Metro will quote you on one of two options, renting a CCTV system or purchasing one.

Renting CCTV equipment is effortless and you simply pay a monthly fee.
The reason you should install CCTV cameras!
Crime is a harsh truth in South Africa and the more layers of security you have, the better! CCTV security cameras supply your office or home with an extra layer of protection against potential criminals entering into your home.

CCTV security cameras not only make consumers feel safe in your property but also motivate employees to work effectively all while protecting your property as well.

When offenders know that they are on camera, they will prefer to go elsewhere to carry out their crime.

Types of Security Cameras (HD, 360, Night Vision)
Your CCTV system is only effective if your equipment is up to standard. When choosing CCTV cameras, your security needs should be considered.

High Definition CCTV cameras
HD (high definition) CCTV cameras give you outstanding image resolution and make it easy to identify suspects and abnormal activities. Criminal investigators will be able to make out small details and numbers due to the HD cameras good quality, crisp clear images.

60 Degree cameras
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Analogue CCTV cameras
Keeping an eye on your property or workplace has never been more simple with the Analogue camera system. Because of the low resolution images you will not be able to pick up smaller details but you will be able to keep track of general activity.

360 Degree CCTV cameras
Rain or shine the 360 degree camera will give you high quality images. You get a 360 degree view of the area and everything around the camera is recorded.

Night vision video cameras
Infrared lights will make it possible for the Night Vision cameras to capture very clear and crisp images in the evening, so you are able to monitor your house at any moment day or night.

Wireless vs Wired CCTV Options
Prior to deciding on a CCTV system, choose what will suit you better, a wired or wireless system.
Reflect on what your security needs are and then go about making a decision on which CCTV system you would like as both have advantages and disadvantages.

Wired CCTV Camera Units
Wired systems are often used on larger properties and need cables to operate, the cables will be used for the video transmission, power and internet connection.

Advantages and disadvantages to Wired CCTV systems

– Installation time can possibly be time-consuming
– Affected by power failures
– Reliable
– Well-suited to big buildings requiring many cameras
– Able to link many cameras whenever needed
– Lacks flexibility

 

Wireless CCTV Camera System Options
Wireless CCTV camera systems do not have any wires, they work through a wireless system, sending security footage which is stored on the cloud. They are connected to your WiFi network but still need to be connected with a cable to the power source.

Advantages and disadvantages to Wireless CCTV systems

– Requires a sturdy wireless signal
– Installation time is quick
– Work only on a limited area
– Extremely flexible and ideal for renters
– Like wired systems, they’re affected by power failures
– Affected by interference, giving blurry images

 

CCTV System Installation Process
The following is an overview of the CCTV setup process:

Evaluation and quotation of CCTV camera system

A site visit will occur on confirmation of time and place, the assessment will be on the area you require the camera setup. The surveillance camera professional will give you a recommendation on the best system for you and the necessary area. You will be given an obligation-free quotation and work will start once you give the go-ahead.

Mounting of CCTV cameras
The very first step in the installation process would be the mounting of the security cameras in main areas on your property.

Wire and cable setup
Once the cameras have been installed in the key areas, the wires and cables will be connected.

Connection and testing of the CCTV system
Your CCTV contractor will now connect all the parts and test to ensure that everything works.

Final handover
And for the final part of the setup the specialist will clarify to you how your CCTV system works and exactly how to use it. The final handover will be completed once you have had a look at the setup, okayed it and signed it off.

Major CCTV camera brands in South Africa
South Africa’s finest CCTV brands:

– Avigilon
– Hikvision
– Axis
– Samsung
– Sunell
– Dahua

Selecting the best CCTV cameras for your security needs
Residential Properties

Residential camera installations require some thought on the positioning of the cameras. If you are requiring to monitor an area like your door or gate, an Analogue camera will be ideal.

A more affordable choice would be the Analogue camera.
The 60 degree camera is built to monitor smaller spaces or activity in specific areas.
Viewing the left and right of the camera would mean your camera keeps an eye on a full area, the 360 degree camera does precisely this.

Commercial Properties

When comparing domestic and commercial CCTV camera systems, commercial systems are more complicated than domestic ones. Commercial CCTV camera systems are very good for determining tiny details and facial features, an HD camera would be best.
A night vision camera is ideal for monitoring anytime, day or night. It provides very clear images regardless of time.

Deciding On a CCTV Company

Prior to selecting a CCTV provider, you should decide if you want to hire or buy a CCTV system. Some companies give you the choice of purchasing or renting a CCTV system, others don’t have both options available.
If you would like after sales service as well as a warranty, make sure the provider you have selected to go with provides these.

Prior to accepting the installation ensure you understand what has been included in the quote: Do they include cables, is the installation included? Are uninterrupted power supplies and connectors included?
During the site visit the CCTV service provider will make great suggestions for your CCTV camera needs.
Ensure you feel comfortable with the CCTV provider you have chosen to install your CCTV camera system.

FAQ
Would I be able to install my own CCTV system?

Technicians are trained and experienced, they would set up the CCTV system a lot faster than you would manage to. You may have trouble positioning the cameras and linking the cables correctly.

Additionally, you may not know the best areas to position the cameras and this could mean that your cameras do not get the whole area. CCTV companies only take 1 day to set up the whole system in a professional way and the costs are surprisingly economical.

Q – The cost of a CCTV system?
A – The cost of a CCTV system varies according to the type of system you install as well as whether you decide to buy or hire the system.

Q – Do CCTV security camera systems stop crime.

A – CCTV camera systems protect against a great deal of crime, as criminals do not like to be seen on camera. A criminal would rather enter a property with no cameras. CCTV camera systems are a perfect, extra level of security that every residence and organization should have.

Q – I already have good security in my office space, why should I have a CCTV system as well.

A – It is difficult for you or your security personnels to be everywhere at all times. CCTV systems on the other hand monitor employees and guests all the time. When you have a CCTV system, your employees will be on their finest behaviour.

Q – The time it takes to install a CCTV camera security system.
A – The size of your premises will determine how long the installation will take, on average CCTV installations only take a few hours and you should have your CCTV working within the same day.

Q- Do CCTV camera systems add market value to a home?
A – CCTV camera systems add market value to any property, they make loved ones feel safe and secure.