Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, there are many security cameras that don’t require wifi. Most real security camera installation companies in Baltimore wouldn’t rely on wifi for a security camera. Wifi creates an unnecessary vulnerability for security cameras. Many professionals will stick to POE (Power Over Ethernet) or coax wired cameras.
To have security cameras installed in Baltimore it can be as cheap as $500 installed for 4 low-quality cameras or as much as $2000 for 4 super high-quality cameras. Price is directly connected with features wanted.
Wireless cameras get power in three different ways. Some wireless cameras plug directly into an electrical socket, some will wireless cameras use batteries that constantly have to be charged or changed, and some newer more expensive wifi cameras will use solar charging/power when used outdoors.
Best Buy charges $399 to install 4 wired cameras. The cost is generally $100 per camera. What they don’t tell you upfront is that they don’t fix any walls or patch any holes. A professional security camera installation company such as Marvelouz Teknology knows how to run and fish wires without the need to cut walls or creating holes to patch 99% of the time.
Lowes will install smart home devices. The term “security camera” is used loosely by some non-industry professionals. Lowe’s will install consumer rated brands and wireless devices such as Ring, Nest, Arlo, etc. We don’t consider these wireless devices to be “security cameras” because wireless isn’t as secure as true wired security cameras.