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We have lots of home security camera reviews covering the most popular models and some brands you may not have heard about.

Wasserstein Nest Cam AC Outlet Mount

Accessories

Articles discussing accessories for home security cameras. We uncover add-ons to improve device usability and positioning.

How to Remove a DropCam or Nest Cam from the Stand

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Home security documentation is often hard to find. We share our tips learned from using these cameras.

Wyze Cam Pan is a Feature Packed Bargain

The Wyze Cam Pan is a new concept from Wyze Labs.  We’ve previously looked at the Wyze Cam and then the Wyze Cam V2.  We were impressed with both for being bargain priced and feature rich. We got our hands on a Wyze Cam Pan.  It’s well engineered and the…

Nest Cam Troubleshooting Guide

After working with Nest Camera products for many years, we have run into a lot of issues and figured it would be worthwhile to document how we fixed it.  The process for fixing issues is the same for DropCam Pro and the original DropCam so if you have the predecessor…

How to Automate Using IFTTT for Wyzecam Security Cameras

It’s always good to see a camera manufacturer listen to their fans and implement features that can enhance their devices.  It’s even nicer to see them do it without charging their existing owners for new enhancements.  That’s exactly what happened when they implemented IFTTT for Wyzecam.  We continue to be impressed…

WiFi Mesh Network Systems and Home Security Cameras

A good WiFi router is essential when using a wireless security camera.  Insufficient WiFi coverage will render a wireless camera useless.  Problems with wireless routers can stem from the technology being too old or your home being too large.  Most wireless routers are made to cover a small to medium…

How to Hide Home Security Camera Cables

Most home and office security cameras come with extra long power cables.  Sure, you can avoid the cable altogether with a camera such as the Arlo Pro, but more often than not, owners of security cameras have a power cable attached.  To make it worse, they are really long and…

Honeywell Lyric Wi-Fi Water Leak and Freeze Detector Hands On Review

Faithful readers of our HomeCamCafe site know we like to stray from our traditional home security camera articles once in a while.  So today, we’ll talk about the Honeywell Lyric Wi-Fi Water Leak and Freeze Detector. Why do you need one of these?  Those that have experienced a leaking hot water…