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Electra Electrics provides security system installation services to Rosanna, Heidelberg, Preston and surrounding suburbs.
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Electra Electrics is your trusted partner for certified security system installations in Northern Eastern Melbourne. We are proud to offer a range of top-tier security solutions with up to date technologies, including intercoms, CCTV cameras, and alarms, all compliant with Australian standards for your peace of mind. It is more important than ever to ensure the safety of you and your family, friends, workers or the general public who are in your property. Improve your property’s safety features and consider CCTV, intercoms and alarm system installations.


CCTV cameras

CCTV (closed circuit television) cameras are a type of video surveillance system designed for monitoring and recording activities in a specific area or location. These cameras are commonly used for security and surveillance purposes in various settings, including homes, businesses, public spaces, and government facilities. CCTV cameras are a network of cameras connected to a central recording device or monitoring station. Unlike traditional broadcast television, CCTV cameras transmit signals to specific monitors or recording devices rather than broadcasting the signal to the public. This closed-circuit nature of the system enhances privacy and security. Security cameras are commonly used in todays environment around the buildings , inside the buildings and to keep our property safe and to monitor the environment around the property.

How CCTV cameras work

Different type of cameras are installed around your building and sometimes inside rooms, depending on your requirements. They are connected with wires (unless they are wireless) and joined to your equipment monitoring room consisting of NVR box, monitor and your storage device where the video images stored.

You can access relevant recordings from your cctv storage or monitor everyday activities like watching your TV.

At Electra Electrics we provide state of the art technology with brands VIP and Dahua to ensure your safety. We can install CCTV cameras you can monitor easily, giving you control of the safety within and around your presmises.

Why install CTTV cameras?

The primary reason for installing CCTV cameras is to enhance security. They provide real-time monitoring and recording of activities in and around a property, which can deter criminals and help catch them if a crime occurs. CCTV cameras act as a powerful deterrent to potential intruders, vandals, and thieves.

For homeowners

Take back control with our modern CCTV systems offering remote monitoring capabilities, allowing homeowners and business owners to view live footage from their cameras on smartphones, tablets, or computers. This feature provides peace of mind and enables monitoring from anywhere with an internet connection. Look after your family with CCTV cameras being handy with giving you the ability to monitor children or even pets remotely. Homeowners often install CCTV cameras to keep an eye on their property when they are away, ensuring the safety of their home and belongings.

Having visible CCTV cameras in and around your property can deter criminal activity, including theft, vandalism, and trespassing. Knowing they are being watched, individuals are less likely to engage in illegal or suspicious behaviour. Ultimately, CCTV cameras offer peace of mind. Knowing that your property is under surveillance can provide a sense of security, whether you’re at home, at work, or traveling.

For businesses

CCTV cameras capture high-quality video footage and images that can serve as valuable evidence in the event of a crime, accident, or dispute. This evidence can be crucial in identifying suspects, resolving conflicts, and supporting insurance claims. This can be beneficial for both residential home and commercial businesses. Businesses use CCTV cameras to protect their assets, monitor employee activities, prevent theft, and reduce the risk of fraudulent claims. They can also improve customer and employee safety.

CCTV cameras are employed for traffic monitoring, managing parking lots, and enhancing road safety. They help authorities monitor traffic flow, identify traffic violations, and respond to accidents quickly.

Modern CCTV systems often offer remote monitoring capabilities, allowing homeowners and business owners to view live footage from their cameras on smartphones, tablets, or computers. This feature provides peace of mind and enables monitoring from anywhere with an internet connection.

Types of CCTV cameras

  • Dome Cameras: Dome cameras have excellent viewing clarity for short distances and that is why they installed indoor or at the entry door.
  • Bullet cameras: Bullet Cameras are used in long driveways and for viewing long distances. They can zoom the area from short to long distance.
  • General CCTV cameras: They are used for short to medium coverage area.


Intercoms

Intercoms have become incredibly sophisticated, coming in all different styles, features with the flexibility to meet your budget. Modern Intercoms come with colour images.

We deal with brands like Bosh, Doranie, Rhino or perhaps a brand of your own choice.

We install digital types of Intercoms with Wi-Fi features so you can answer a call even if you are away from your property using your smart phone or provided gadget.

Intercoms are essential part in a multi-story apartments and modern houses. Intercom products include audio and visual components, with hands free operation.

Intercoms can operate at the gate of a property from internal monitoring. The can open doors including garage doors, driveways or pedestrian gates – making them an ideal choice for the workplace or home.

We can integrate your intercom system with access control solutions, such as electronic locks or gates, to provide seamless entry management. The intercom and gate control can be incorporated into the alarm system so both systems work simultaneously.

How they work:

Intercoms provide two-way communication between the visitor and occupier. They consist of call buttons installed at the main entry or access point at the building (apartment or single house) and indoor monitors or stations.

There are two types

  • Audio Intercoms
  • Visual Intercoms

Intercoms provide access and control to multi-residential or single buildings. The doors are latched and operated through your indoor stations.

Upgrading your old intercom

Are you tired of dealing with an outdated intercom system that no longer meets your needs? Look no further, our trusted electrical experts are here to transform your intercom system into a modern, efficient, and user-friendly solution. Upgrade your old intercom today and enjoy the convenience, security, and peace of mind you deserve. This can also be done efficiently and in a cost-effective way, such as your existing wiring can be used to upgrade your old audio intercom to colour video intercom.

Why upgrade your old intercom?

  • Enhanced Security: Modern intercom systems offer advanced security features, including video surveillance and remote access, allowing you to screen visitors more effectively.
  • Improved Communication: Enjoy crystal-clear audio and video quality for seamless communication with visitors at your doorstep, gate, or entry point.
  • Remote Access: Stay in control even when you’re away from home. Access your intercom system remotely through your smartphone or computer, ensuring you never miss an important delivery or visitor.
  • Access Control: Upgrade to systems that integrate seamlessly with electronic locks, gates, or access control systems for enhanced property security.
  • Custom Solutions: Tailor your intercom system to meet your unique needs, whether you’re a homeowner, business owner, or property manager.

Why choose Electra Electrics for your intercom system?

Our intercom solutions provide secure communication and access control, making them a valuable addition to any residential or commercial property.

Our video intercom systems offer both audio and video communication, allowing you to see and speak with visitors before granting access. This feature is especially useful for confirming identities and enhancing security. They provide high resolution picture and clear audio.

Our intercom systems often come with remote monitoring capabilities, allowing you to answer calls and manage access from anywhere using your smartphone or computer. Our experienced technicians will assess your property’s layout and specific needs to design a customised intercom system installation that maximises security and convenience.

  • Expertise: With years of experience in electrical and security systems, our team specializes in intercom system upgrades.
  • Quality Assurance: We use only top-quality components and adhere to industry best practices, ensuring the reliability and longevity of your intercom system.
  • Local Service: As a local company serving Northern Eastern Melbourne, we understand the security needs of our community and provide solutions tailored to local requirements.
  • Custom Solutions: We work closely with you to design an intercom upgrade that aligns with your property’s unique requirements and your budget.

Our Intercom Upgrade Services

At Electra Electrics, we offer comprehensive intercom system upgrade services designed to bring your system up to date and enhance its functionality. Our skilled technicians will assess your existing intercom system, identifying areas that require improvement and evaluating compatibility with modern upgrades. We can replace outdated intercom units, wiring, and power supplies with state-of-the-art components that offer the latest features and technologies. Upgrade to video intercoms, access control integration, remote access, and other advanced features that suit your needs. Our experts ensure proper wiring and connectivity, optimising your system’s performance and reliability. We’ll set up and configure your upgraded intercom system to your exact specifications, ensuring a seamless user experience.

Ready to experience the convenience and security of a modern intercom system? Contact Electra Electrics today for a consultation or a quote. Our team is dedicated to assessing your needs and providing expert advice on the best intercom system upgrades for your property.



Alarms

Our team of experienced electricians is dedicated to providing top-tier security solutions that safeguard your home or business. Alarm systems are your first line of defence for your property against intruders and during emergencies. An alarm system is a comprehensive security solution that detects and alerts you to unauthorised access, intrusion, fire, smoke, or other emergencies. It comprises various components, including sensors, control panels, and notification devices. Types of alarm systems include:

  • Burglar alarms: These alarms are a subset of security alarms and are designed specifically to detect unauthorised entry or intrusion. They are valuable for both residential and commercial properties. Designed to detect unauthorised entry, burglar alarms use motion sensors, door/window sensors, and glass break detectors to trigger alerts when a break-in is attempted.
  • Fire alarms: Fire alarm systems are crucial for early detection of fires or smoke. They trigger alarms and alert emergency services to minimise property damage and protect lives. Our electricians are experienced in installing fire alarms for enhanced protection.
  • Smoke alarms: Smoke alarms are standalone devices that detect smoke and trigger audible alerts to warn occupants of potential fires. moke alarms are mandatory in all residential properties in Victoria. They are essential for early detection of smoke and fire, providing early warnings to occupants. Electricians can install and advertise both hardwired and battery-operated smoke alarms, ensuring they comply with Australian Standard AS 3786-2014.
  • Carbon monoxide alarms: These alarms monitor for dangerous levels of carbon monoxide, a colourless, odourless gas that can be lethal. They provide early warning of carbon monoxide leaks. Carbon monoxide alarms are essential for properties with gas appliances, as they detect dangerous levels of carbon monoxide, an odourless and colourless gas that can be lethal. They are not mandatory in all homes but are highly recommended for safety.
  • Medical alert alarms: Medical alert systems allow individuals to call for help in case of a medical emergency or fall, ensuring prompt assistance when needed. These alarms can be crucial for individuals with medical conditions or seniors who may require emergency assistance. These alarms allow users to call for help in case of a medical emergency or fall.

Why consider alarm systems?

Alarm systems deter intruders and provide peace of mind knowing your property is protected around the clock. In the event of an emergency, alarm systems alert you and emergency services immediately, reducing response times. Alarms safeguard your valuable assets and can help minimise losses in case of a break-in, fire, or other emergencies, providing you with property protection. Many insurance companies offer discounts on homeowners’ or business insurance premiums for properties equipped with alarm systems. Alarm systems are customisable and can be tailored to your unique needs, with options for remote monitoring, smartphone notifications, and more.

Why choose Electra Electrics to install your alarms?

At Electra Electrics, we believe that local expertise makes all the difference when it comes to installing alarms in your home or property. You should consider a local electrical company because we have a deep understanding of Victoria’s specific regulations and compliance requirements for alarm systems. We ensure that your installations meet all local standards.

We offer personalised alarm solutions that are designed to meet the unique needs of your property and lifestyle. We take the time to understand your requirements and provide solutions that work for you.

As a local company, we can provide quicker response times for installations, maintenance, and repairs. We’re just a call away when you need us most. We have a strong local reputation built on trust, reliability, and quality workmanship.

Furthermore, our team of licensed electricians holds the following certificates and qualifications to provide you with peace of mind and assurance of our expertise. Our security license authorizes us to install and maintain security systems, including alarms, in compliance with Victoria’s regulations. We strictly adhere to Australian Standards, including AS 3786-2014 for smoke alarms and AS 2201.1-2007 for intruder alarm systems, ensuring that your alarm installations are of the highest quality. We carry public liability insurance to protect you and your property in the unlikely event of accidents or damages during installations.

Contact Electra Electrics today

We take pride in our community and are dedicated to providing top-notch alarm installation and maintenance services. Ready to enhance your home’s safety and security with professional alarm installations? Contact us today for a consultation or a quote.