Cost to Install a Wireless Video Intercom

Cost to Install a Wireless Video Intercom

What's the cost to install a wireless video intercom? The contractor cost to install a video intercom is $410 vs. doing it yourself for $295 and saving 28 percent. Add your ZIP Code to change the cost to where you live.

National Average Improvement and Repair Cost
Diy Logo Hours Pro 1.8 DIY 2.0
Money Pro $410 DIY $295
Per Unit Cost
Per Unit Cost $410 Total Cost



By Gene and Katie Hamilton

To get a preview of who is knocking at your door without actually opening it, you can use a door peephole or consider a wireless video intercom that allows you to view and talk to a visitor from inside your home from an indoor monitor. This is a comfort and convenience if you're disabled or working in the house at a distance from the door.

A video monitoring system is made of two components, an outdoor speaker/camera and an indoor monitor. The indoor monitor rings and displays a picture of the visitor on the screen when the visitor presses the button on the door unit. To install a wireless video monitoring system a security company will charge $410, which includes labor and the material. If you're handy, you can buy the system and install it for $295 and save 28 percent. In addition, you'll need four connectors and wire to connect the camera and monitor together.

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To learn more about a wireless video system read The House Tech blog.

The bottom line: compare the price of a contractor’s bid to install a wireless video intercom with what it costs to do it yourself and make your decision. You adjust the cost to where you live by adding your ZIP Code.

Improvement and Repair Cost Updated 2019

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