Interested in CCTV Installation but are unsure of how to choose the best CCTV Installers for your home or business? Then read on.

By on December 17th, 2018

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It is not surprising that a large percentage of customers, both private home owners and business owners have a certain degree of confusion when it comes to choosing the best CCTV installers and installation firms. Cost is clearly one of the main considerations. Remember that your potential supplier is incurring costs his time from the very first contact through installation and commissioning. The thoroughness of your first contact with your supplier is as important in the success of the system, as the installation itself.There are several ways of identifying the best installation firm. Firstly, a good installer will be knowledgeable in the CCTV market. They should be able to discuss the pros and cons of any system and explain the best system for your property. Secondly, they should be a full service firm, looking after your needs right from consultation, through design, installation, testing, post installation maintenance, and on-going upkeep.These days the best CCTV installers are those that are most familiar with the latest CCTV technology, including internet protocols that support remote monitoring across multiple sites.The Association of British Police Officers (ABPO) have a check list of questions for those hunting for the best CCTV installer of Type A alarms and security systems 1)  Before disclosing personal security details, have I checked the address and credentials of the company and seen proof of identity from the representative? 2)Is the company subject to an independent inspection process, and if so which organisation? 3)Is the installation of an alarm a requirement of my insurance company and if so, is the company acceptable to my insurer? 4)  Can the company representative provide me with a list of police rules for occupiers of premises with alarms, and written confirmation that the alarm and the company are currently acceptable to the local police for the transmission of alarm messages from new installations. 5)  Have I sought written quotations from at least two CCTV installers? 6)  Does the quotation: specify that the installation will be to British and National Security Inspectorate Standards and includes the terms of maintenance and monitoring contracts? 7)  Does the company operate a 24 hour call-out service and emergency attendance within four hours? A good CCTV installer will instill a sense of confidence in you as a customer and will be an authority in the CCTV trade. Dont get ‘fed up’ with automatic phone queues and amateur engineers and staff. Chose your CCTV installer wisely. You will be relieved to know that if you were to choose us as your CCTV Installers then you will have complete peace of mind because we tick all the boxes that would satisfy ABPO. We are approved by the NSI (National Security Inspectorate) who check us and our work twice a year. Hence, you can be rest assured that we will provide you the best CCTV systems and meet the highest level equipment and service standards. Feel free to contact us for a free quotation or chat on 020 7627 4402 or request a free call back via our website –

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