Written by Larry Cook

Intercom System

A visitor intercom system can have a camera set up outside your home or office and a buzz in speaker monitor for guests to call you. This will provide security to help you identify your visitor is a person you want to let into your home or office.

Having an intercom system installed in your home and your office can help you greet people in a more efficient and polite manner. The intercom is a great way to get a message to a family member or co-worker without having to walk across your home or office, and you can conveniently have a conversation from right where you are.

Intercoms are especially important to have during an emergency. You can reach others in your home or office instantly to call for help if someone feels ill or if there is a reason that everyone should evaluate. The intercom system allows you to keep everyone safe by reaching everyone at one time to communicate critical information.

Home intercom systems now are available with wireless technology. The benefits include easy installation as they run by a simple remote gadget. The wireless home intercom system can be battery operated or can be plugged into an electrical socket. The most cost efficient home intercom system will be plugged in but the most dependable will be battery operated since it will still work if the electricity goes out. Do your research online to decide which intercom system will be best for your needs. Keep in mind that these systems can be negatively affected by a metal wall and any blockades in your home or office just like a cell phone has blackout areas when the signal isn’t able to get through your home or office.

Consider all of your reasons and needs for an intercom system and also compare prices and warranty features when deciding which intercom system to purchase. You’ll be more comfortable when you select the one that is the most user friendly and efficient for your home or office.

For all of your electrical needs call or contact Cook Electric today at 410-266-9040.