Reliability just might be the most important feature to look for in security lighting. The best motion light I’ve come across is the STL360Q2 by RAB Security. It isn’t so much about sensitivity, or brightness, those are all typical features.
What the RAB lights bring to the table is glitch free operation in modern electrical systems. I’ve had lights where the sensor just quits.... [Read more about this product]
A couple well placed security cameras can be a great supplement to security lights. I try to keep the solutions on this site within the realm of what the average person can purchase and install, and this Logitech Alert 750e Outdoor Master Security System with Night Vision is no exception.
I’ve been anticipating the release of the 750e for a while, and now that it’s finally out, I’m... [Read more about this product]
This DrivewayPatrol Driveway Alarm is one of those ‘As seen on TV!’ products, which means the quality is questionable, but the price is outstanding due to mass production, and they are thoroughly tested. The idea is simple: just hide the motion sensor along your driveway, put the speaker unit in your home (within 400 feet), and when someone walks or drives into your driveway, you hear... [Read more about this product]
EML Technologies Thermal True-Range Electro-Optical 3 Light Motion Sensor series es1007
One of the things to keep in mind when you are making a product, is whether or not the things that go into it, from features to branding, are adding value for the customer. I think we can tell from the title of this one that it may be trying to dazzle us a bit. This is a light I found at Costco, and last... [Read more about this product]
If you are looking for inexpensive outdoor motion lighting that puts function above form, this is your light. At 240 watts for around $25, it is plenty bright for outdoor lighting, and the motion sensor will keep the bills down. It has some good adjustments for sensitivity and brightness, and features pulse counting to reduce false triggering from wind, adjustable detection range, swiveling sensor... [Read more about this product]
Sometimes you already have the perfect lighting for your home and you just want to add motion sensing functionality. With this DIY motion detector Kit you can make any light motion sensitive. There are a few other such kits out there, but this one has some nice features.
It is designed so you replace your existing wall switch with the one provided (anyone moderately handy ought to be able to handle... [Read more about this product]
One of the problems with conventional outdoor motion lighting or sprinklers for controlling nocturnal animals, is that the light and noise can disturb you, your neighbors, and your livestock at night. Guard against these nocturnal predators with the Nite Guard. It is a very targeted and cleverly designed system specifically designed to keep nocturnal pests out of your yard. It is a tiny 3″... [Read more about this product]
I’ve been using this lock for a few years now and I’m quite pleased with it. It is still on its original set of batteries (four AA), and is well built and reliable. My impression has been that this lock is more secure than your average front door lock, but none of this technology is foolproof, nor is a fortified front door going to prevent unlawful entry. If someone is determined enough... [Read more about this product]