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A Guide on CCTV Systems

Closed-circuit television (CCTV) is one of the popular security systems people put up in their homes and businesses. The system uses video cameras that transmit their signal to a monitor. One of the main advantages of CCTV is that they store the footage. Below are a few uses of CCTV.  In schools. CCTV systems not only enhance security but are also used by teachers to prevent bullying and vandalism by students.   Read More...

What To Expect When Contracting A Drafting Service

Perhaps the most important part of any building project is the initial design and plans for your project. Without these the project never really turns into anything other than an idea and nothing can happen without detailed and well thought out architectural drafts. The problem often is, especially for people undertaking their first building project, many people have little to no understanding of how and what a drafting service can provide for them.   Read More...

4 Considerations When Buying a Router for a Home Network

Wirelessrouters are integral components of a home internet system since they help to connect various devices such as video game consoles, smart TVs, and computers to the internet. A wireless router must be considered for reliable internet connectivity when upgrading an existing home network or deploying a new one. Here are some tips when you want to buy a wireless router for a home network.   Internet Service Provider (ISP) Issued Router -- On most occasions, an ISP will bundle the cost of a router into the home internet plan during the signing up phase.   Read More...

Top 5 Most Damaging Structured Technology Cabling Cases

Technology cabling systems have to be installed properly to ensure proper functioning. However, poorly installed cabling networks may lead to consistent breakdowns with technology and communication systems such as low browsing internet speed. Here is a quick checklist of some damaging structured cases and a brief illustration of why you need to address them immediately to avoid serious breakdowns. Intermittent Breakdowns This type of fault is among the most common damaging issues affecting structured cabling network systems.   Read More...

How to Create a Magical Combined Home Theatre and Planetarium

If you're creating a home theatre then why not go one step further, and integrate your very own planetarium? A home planetarium is an amazing way to teach your kids, relax before bed, or enjoy a romantic evening under the stars. You'll enjoy a full view of all the amazing constellations the night sky has to offer, without having to drive to the science museum or freeze to death outside!   Read More...