Now more than ever, home security should be top of mind. Property crime rates in the Seattle area continue to outpace the average United States city. FBI crime indices range 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime) per 1000 residents. Seattle property crime sits at 76.9 compared to the United States average of 35.4. (Places 2021) Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The objectives of criminals are money or valuable property assets, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. Seattle has recorded 6,057 property crimes in 2021, of which 1618 were burglaries. (Department 2021)
Layered security systems are highly important for deterring criminals or recording information to apprehend successful crimes. Indoor security cameras should be part of any security plan, either as a deterrent or evidence capturing. Acquiring video or images of perpetrators is crucial in evidence building and judicial convictions. Indoor security systems can range in cost, ease of functionality, and aesthetics. Here are two affordable indoor home security systems for the average home residence! Both are subtle and can easily blend with the home interior!
Most Affordable Indoor Home Security System
At a very affordable $23.99 and with solid technical specs, the Wyze Cam V3 is a great indoor (also outdoor!) option. You’ll need to download the Wyze camera app and a subscription for storing large data. Wyze Cam v3 is capable of seeing in-color at night with very limited lighting. It has an IP65-rated weatherproof for extreme temperature tolerance from -4°F to 113ºF. It’s HD camera as very crisp and clear imaging. Included storage gives you peace of mind right from the start. Add even more storage with a microSD card or a subscription to Cam Plus.
Wyze Cam V3 comes with simultaneous 2-way communication. Talking to your family, pets and visitors is just like making a phone call. The Near-IR lights for indoor use are invisible to the human eye so you won’t be annoyed by red dots. The far-IR light for outdoor use, to illuminate farther and see clearer. Subscriptions are available for longer-term storage of video and images outside the standard SD (self-provided). The app gives immediate notifications of motion detection. Wyze comes highly recommended by over one thousand reviews!
A Great Option For Families
Another economically priced 1-camera kit at $51.99 is the Eufy Indoor Cam 2k Pan & Tilt. Built-in AI notifies excessive noise levels which works great for pets or your little ones. As soon as motion is detected the camera will start recording and push a notification in case you want to see what is happening. Only receive the alerts which matter. Customize the area in which detection takes place to suit your home. Night vision gives the needed limited visibility options for 24/7 security. It has a two-way communication option which can be done through your phone app! There is dual storage capacity options for local and cloud storage. Best yet, the camera will track motion and follow moving objects while recording!
We hope that you found this blog helpful if you have been considering adding a home security system to your property. There are many systems on the market ranging drastically in price and capabilities. Home security doesn’t have to break the bank in today’s market with these affordable home security options.
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