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Your burning questions: answered

How much is it to install home security cameras?

Installing a security camera can cost anywhere from $100 for a single-camera line installation to $1,000-$2,200 for an entire system. How much you end up paying will depend on how many cameras you want to install, the type of camera you choose and other factors. 

To get a price quote for your home security system, contact security camera installation companies and ask for cost estimates.

Where should you install security cameras?

Don’t know where to place your home security cameras? You have a few options. For example, consider hiring a professional to install cameras in the following areas:

  • Driveway
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Living room
  • Kitchen
  • Entryway or hallway
  • Front yard and backyard
  • Garage and basement

Talk to a surveillance camera installation professional for ideas. They can help you decide where to place them and tell you how much it will cost.

Who can install security cameras?

There are plenty of home security installation services and professionals who can help you install your security cameras. Use Thumbtack to quickly find pros in your area with high ratings and positive customer reviews. 

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