Security lighting can be installed by Herts Beds and Bucks CCTV as an effective and preventive measure against intrusion or other criminal activity on your property or premises.
Security lighting may be also be used to aid in the detection of intruders, to deter intruders, or in some cases simply to increase the feeling of safety.
Combined with a CCTV system or intruder alarm, security lighting is a proven defence against unwanted visitors.
Lighting can be a useful addition to enable to illumination of dark driveways or car parks where there may be tripping hazards and provide security for commercial premises that are left unoccupied overnight.
With a range of products on the market, Herts Beds and Bucks CCTV is happy to visit you and perform a full assessment free of charge.
LED lighting offers numerous advantages outdoors, including
- reliable low-temperature performance
- immediate full-power light (useful with PIR sensors)
- resistance to shock or vibration
- naturally directional output that reduces light pollution
Most of us are guilty of occasionally leaving windows open, not bothering to switch on alarms, or concealing keys in obvious places. Contrary to the popular saying, criminals rarely return to the scene of the crime. Avoid making their job easy the first time round.
What does a security lighting system consist of?
Security lighting consists of a series of high-powered halogen or LED floodlights which are triggered and controlled by sensors and lighting controllers manufactured by companies such as GJD which is the manufacturer of choice for Herts Beds and Bucks CCTV. A full premises assessment will enable us to give you the best solution and a quote for security lighting installation.
Why should you install security lighting at home?
Security lighting dramatically lowers the chances of a break in or theft from outside your house and gives a much better opportunity to visually identfy perpetrators if they are caught on CCTV. Phycologically, it can give homeowners a more secure sense of safety and wellbeing.
Why should you install security lighting at your business?
As with for the homeowner, a sense of security about your premises and positive IDs on CCTV apply but you would also be ensuring the safety of your employees and visitors to your business. In the winter months some businesses car parks can become very dark and customers will feel more reasurred frequenting a business that has taken the steps to install decent lighting. Employess are also going to feel much happier leaving or arriving for work in a well-lit environment.
How much does it cost?
It all depends on how many lights are required, how much cabling, the nature of the building, etc. What security lighting can do is reduce the premiums for buildings’ insurance so can be a worthwhile long term investment after the initial outlay for installation.
It can reduce accidents
We live in an increasingly litigious society and health and safety is of paramount importance to many regulatory bodies. Security lighting can reduce the incidence of legal action after accidents by business employees or patrons. For the domestic user, dark yards or the fronts of homes in poorly lit streets will be much safer with the installation of security lighting.
How do you choose the correct system?
Get in touch by phone, contact form or email and we will arrange a visit to your home or business. We will perform a thorough survey and then provide you with a very competitive quote.
Apart from the obvious benefits to be gained for security and safety, security lighting can dramatically improve the appearance of your home.
While it may be possible to add value to the market price of your home it will certainly help to make it one of the nicest on the street. It’s important to choose lights that will blend with the decor of your home’s exterior and that they are suitable positioned to achieve the best possible effect.
It’s also important to ensure that lights are clean, well-maintained and remain pointing in the correct direction.