5 Cameras to Surveil Your Home During Vacation Season

Joann Pan
5 Cameras to Surveil Your Home During Vacation Season
1. Logitech Security Cameras

1. Logitech Security Cameras

Logitech's customizable home security systems are easy to personalize and create. All you have to do is scroll through a few screens here and build your custom system, depending on your home security preferences. Home owners have the option of building an indoor or outdoor camera network with night vision or without. Prices for cameras, accessories and premium services are clearly listed on the website. As you click through the quiz-like module, you'll see your total rung upon the side, so you don't go over your budget. Making your system's feed web- or mobile- accessible costs $79.99. Consider how relaxing it will be knowing your humble abode is just as you left it. With the Web and Mobile Commander, you'll be able to manage your system remotely, pan, zoom and change alert settings. Ideal for: Interiors and exteriors of homes and stores Price: Starts at $300 for base system Features: 720p HD Video, connects to your home's powerlines, motion detection, email/cellphone alerts Image courtesy of Flickr, Michelle Gow

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For the holidays, treat yourself to a truly carefree vacation by securing your home from the inside out before you leave. Whether you're bolting for a leisurely weekend upstate or an extended European vacation, you want to make sure you have the peace of mind to enjoy life to the fullest.

Today, home security camera systems are supremely simple to install and use. You don't have to be a advanced techie to access camera feeds on a personal computer or smartphone.

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Easy-to-install and simple-to-view security systems let you breathe a sigh of relief, knowing your house, apartment or storefront is safe and sound. On some systems, you can even receive real-time alerts when unexpected visitors are at the door.

We've rounded up a few of the best home security resources which you can learn about in the gallery above. What digital safety precautions do you take before enjoying a vacation away from home? Give us your best advice in the comments.

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