Home Security Systems With Cameras Inside and Out [Keep You Safe]

You can add security cameras to your home so you can see what is happening and also deter crime. Here is a photo from porch showing someone stealing a package. It really happens!


You can DIY install if you have tools and a ladder.


The cameras are small.



Infographic showing components like detection sensor, pan, tilt, alarm, and SD slot.

Some of the top brands are:

  • Arlo
  • Blink
  • Ring
  • Lorex
  • Night Owl
  • Reolink
  • Swann
  • Nest
  • Amazon
  • ADT
  • Vivint
  • Wyze Labs
  • Samsung


The US smart home camera market has been growing steadily.

  • 2020 $900 million
  • 2021 $1.1 billion
  • 2022 $1.3 billion


Typical overhead camera looks like this, and is barely noticeable.



Using software on your laptop you can view all the cameras live.


A home security system  typically looks like this


Home Security Systems key features:

  • Wifi
  • Battery backup
  • Bluetooth
  • Rechargable battery
  • 4G or 5G
  • Remote controll
  • Camera
  • Voice control




Cameras can be hidden in plants


If you already have wifi then the install will be easier.


Some cameras can turn and focus

Home security stats from safewise.com:

  • Property crime is 83% of total
  • Package theft is the number one property crime.
  • $17 billion worth of property was reported stolen in 2020.
  • 2800 burglaries happen every day in the US with average loss of $2300.
  • 56% of burglaries involve forced entry.