Local security electrician who can quickly and easily wire in a home alarm system and install security CCTV cameras guarding the perimeter of the home.

No job too small, running a test of installed equipment or replacing door sensors. Or too big, kitting out the house with CCTV security cameras and creating a control room to operate all of the security; door entry, cameras and alarm systems.

Domestic security electrician services include;

Security Systems

  • CCTV security cameras to monitor a home including inside and outside of the home
  • intruder burglar alarms, motion sensor alarms have options of just setting the perimeter of the house to be on response including window and door contacts or arming the entire house to detect any motion inside, a code keypad is used to set and disarm the alarm as needed
  • security flood lighting, shining light on the garden and the area surrounding the home to ensure no dark spaces for intruders to hide, these can be set to be on only when detecting motion or all night
  • security emergency lighting which is a back-up battery powered light that automatically switches on during a power cut
  • door entry systems, a safer less vulnerable way of seeing who is at the entrance, whether that first point of contact is a front door or driveway gates

Safety fire protection

  • fire alarms, wired in to the mains with a back-up battery, ready to detect changes in the environment associated with combustion
  • smoke alarms, similar to a fire alarm but senses smoke
  • carbon monoxide detectors which rely on chemistry to work as the detector has a chemical gel housed on the alarm which reacts to carbon monoxide and sets off the alarm
  • heat detectors, fire alarms that respond to thermal energy

So, if you need a security electrician to service or repair something in your home HaMuch has thousands of friendly, The Electrical Contractors' Association (ECA) registered professionals ready to help install hardwired Kidde smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, install a Ring motion-activated floodlight coupled with a Ring hardwired spotlight camera.

Do I need a local security specialist to 'install burglar alarms, motion detectors or CCTV'?

Having quality surveillance cameras and alarm systems installed is one of the best ways to prevent break-ins or criminal damage. As your protection only works when your security devices are working, it’s super important to enlist specialist help when investing in burglar alarms, local CCTV, outdoor/indoor motion sensor lights or other security measures, making sure they’re set up correctly and functioning as they should.

A specialist engineer or electrician will assess which security measures will be suitable, based on your requirements, budget and location. They can install cameras providing different fields of view, give you complete coverage of your home’s surroundings, and install a motion sensor light on your home’s exterior. They can also take care of door entry system installation, ensuring that you always know who is coming in and out of your home.

What do burglar alarm and security specialists near you do?

A specialist engineer or electrician will be able to assist with everything from the appropriate height positioning of different components in security systems, to performing vital maintenance checks on CCTV cameras. Some common tasks include:

  • Security system and CCTV installation: Your electrician or engineer will note your CCTV requirements and budget, then suggest the right cameras to provide full coverage of your home. They will purchase and install the CCTV cameras, then check they are working properly. If you’re interested, they can also handle motion sensor light installation, for an extra intruder deterrent on the front of your home.
  • Cleaning, maintenance and repair of security systems: A specialist can clean, maintain and repair your security system, ensuring that it’s working properly. They can take care of CCTV repair and door entry system repair, checking your doorbell and intercom are working as they should. Whether you have a wired or wireless door entry system, a security expert can get it functioning again.
  • Security installation advice and planning: If you are unsure which system would best suit your home, a specialist engineer can offer expert advice about the right technology to opt for.

How to find a door entry systems specialist or burglar alarm service near you?

HaMuch makes it super easy to local CCTV installers and burglar alarm fitters near you. To find local burglar alarm companies near you, follow our simple three-step process:

  1. Post your job: Find your location, either by typing in your postcode or town, or selecting where you are from our extensive list of regions, counties and cities in the UK. We ask you to select your maximum budget, so that you never pay more than what you can afford. Post the details of your job and we’ll match you with burglar alarm installers or other tradesmen near you who are qualified and experienced to do the work.
  2. Get quotes: We’ll send your job listing to electricians in your area. We’ll notify you via text when three tradesmen have expressed interest in your job.
  3. Select your tradesman: Review the profiles and experience of the tradesmen interested in working with you. You can use HaMuch to read customer reviews from people just like you, compare rates and see how close they are to you. You can even communicate with tradesmen to discuss the work before making your decision — you’re in complete control!

Our search tools are designed to help you find a tradesman that best suits your needs, budget and location.

Fitting a burglar alarm or security light requires a lot of technical knowhow. HaMuch can help you find the right engineer for the job; simply check out the local electricians on our website and pick the tradesman who fits your bill.

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges)
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Electrician near London£47£266
Electrician near Birmingham£30£209
Electrician near Leeds£32£224
Electrician near Glasgow£30£238
Electrician near Sheffield£25£202
Electrician near Bradford£31£222
Electrician near Liverpool£29£202
Electrician near Edinburgh£33£252
Electrician near Manchester£31£215
Electrician near Bristol£31£226

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We have a access control mag lock in place but having problems. It is wired up 90% but the wiring diagram we have doesn't marry up with parts in kit. It's a securefast.co.uk kit. I am sure someone who does this work Fay in day out will work it out just like that. Please call as have to have this done soon I live in Suffolk and want to go home.

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Builder

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Teignbridge£26£193

Electrician

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Barnsley£31£222
Brighton£44£218
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North Somerset£29£217
Wealden£50£239
Salford£31£215
Macclesfield£30£213
Harrogate£28£218

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South Kesteven£23£223
North Lincolnshire£15£150
Lisburn£20£130
Solihull£125£142
Nottingham£17£121

Locksmith

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West Wiltshire£25£130
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Leeds£41£295
East Dunbartonshire£28£121
Sheffield£39£170
Rotherham£40£200
Bassetlaw£32£183

Cleaner

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East Lindsey£35£264
Dundee£45£300
Breckland£15£120
Thurrock£20£163
Newport£26£190
Flintshire£12£60
Sefton£14£115
West Lancashire£14£123
Birmingham£15£114
Cambridge£57£187

Car Mechanic

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Poole£45£408
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Broxtowe£36£278
Milton Keynes£39£221
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Dudley£24£169
Middlesbrough£38£300
Trafford£36£228
Redcar & Cleveland£38£300

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Powys£41£282
Macclesfield£35£235
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The Wrekin£43£274
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Thurrock£46£265
Reigate & Banstead£56£285
Huntingdonshire£39£258
St Albans£52£282
Aberdeenshire£34£251

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Angus£38£275
Gateshead£39£240
Torbay£37£273
Charnwood£37£216
Braintree£43£253

Painter & Decorator

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Guildford£33£184
Wokingham£31£191
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Kingston-upon-Hull£15£143
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