Wireless intercom systems are a relatively modern advancement. Unlike the traditional wired models, they do not require any wired connection between units. All the units communicate via wireless signals.
A wireless home intercom system has several advantages over its wired counterpart. They include:
- An obvious advantage is that you do not have to run wires all over the house. This makes the whole set up neater and installation much simpler. You do not need to rip up walls or dig trenches to connect units.
- Ability to easily move the units. If you were to change the location of units in a wired intercom system, it would involve a lot of work and time. With a wireless system, you can do it easily at any time in a matter of minutes.
- You can install additional units without any trouble at all. The same cannot be said of wired systems.
Buying the Right Intercom System for Your Home
The best system depends on what your needs are. For instance, a large house requires a system with many units. If there are children and elderly persons in the house, look for a system that is voice activated. They do not have to trouble themselves trying to press the right buttons.
For those who want some privacy when communicating to another person in the house, look for a system with the selective call feature. It allows you to communicate with someone without others listening in.
Another important feature is the coverage area provide by the system. For large properties, the coverage area should be big enough.
Finally, consider whether handheld devices would be a good idea for your home. Instead of the traditional telephone, handheld devices are smaller and portable. They are ideal for elderly persons who are bedridden.
Ultimately, your installer is the best source of advice when it comes to what intercom system to buy. DTV Installations is an authorized dealer of major intercom systems and can help you find the best deal with the perfect balance between price and quality.
To ensure that your system works properly, it is advisable to seek the services of a professional installer. The expert will know the best placement of each unit and the best setup for the whole system.
An professional installation company is especially important in ensuring that the wireless intercom is not affected by other wireless devices and networks in the house.
With the right intercom system and a professional installer, you are guaranteed of a high quality intercom system that will serve you for years.