Tools/Wiring and Installation Guides

Wiring and cable may not be the funnest or flashiest part of a DIY home security system but it is a critical part of the overall solution and installation. There are plenty of things to take into consideration when selecting and installing wires and cables to ensure your security system works at full capacity. We would like to provide you with some links to some of the best, easiest, and most comprehensive wiring and installation guides to help you make sure your DIY home security system is running optimally.

EZWatch – Very in-depth wiring and cable guide

StructuredHomeWiring – Huge list of guides with pictures and graphics

HomeTips – Extremely easy to follow installation guide

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Kyle Wood
Kyle joins us at DIY Home Security Guide with multiple years of experience in the home alarm industry. He has been dealing with home safety products and equipment for as long as he can remember. He's installed, troubleshooted, and reviewed the best equipment and technology and is passionate about sharing his personal research.