DIY-The least number of camera you need to protect your home

Looking to secure your house and for cheaper price with a better quality video monitoring !!!!

At the minimum you need

  • one in the front may be in front porch or garage ,
  • one in the back side of the house and
  • one in place of door bell (read end of the page)


There are several different companies offering a number of products and most of them require a electrician to install these cameras.and with these security camera in the front and back and will cost around $1200+ or more including labor and equipment.If you are looking for a cheaper and good quality camera costco is selling now the Maximus Smart Security Light which costs $130 each  and with one in back and in front is the most cost effective solution that incorporates the power of Kuna (smart phone app) into an elegant light fixture and HD outdoor camera. Plus, it puts the controls right into your mobile device.

  • two of the important feature it has
  • two way communication and
  • sounds set to barking dog






like the expensive Arlo. You don’t need to rely on electrician to install these security camera. You can easily install it and it takes around 10minutes to install it and the kuna App once installed in the phone detects and configure the device in less than 3 min. the video  alert the app gives if the camera detects motion and you can see the past video clips or live video. video quality is good.costco is selling it for $130 in store. It is very good alternative for having security camera front and back of the house.




  • Works with the Kuna App.
  • Easy Setup IconSets up in minutes. Replaces your current light fixture.
  • Weatherproof IconWeatherproof against snow, rain, and humidity.

Connect to power. Install app. Done.


Craftsman (3.1 lbs), Traditional (2.1 lbs), Contemporary (2.5 lbs), Coach (4.0 lbs)
Craftsman (11×8.5×6 in)
Traditional (13x9x6.5 in)
Contemporary (11x8x5 in)
Coach (17.1×8.8×7.8 in)
In the Box
Kuna Smart Security Light
Universal Mounting Bracket
Wire Nuts (3 pieces)
Long Fixture Screws with Hex Nuts (2 pieces)
Junction Box Short Screws (2 pieces)
Decorative Fixture Nuts (2 pieces)
Fixture Holding Hook
Fixture Screws Length Indicator
100 VAC – 240 VAC ENERGY STAR Rated (US & Canada ONLY). Hardwired Continuous Power (no batteries)
IP43 Rating | Tested in -40F (-40C) and 131F (55C)
Hardware Materials
Cast aluminum light sconce with frosted glass cover
Light Bulb
Compatible with any LED, CFL, or incandescent bulb up to 100W (not included)
Light Controls
Motion activated, dusk-to-dawn, turn on/off using Kuna App, voice activation with Alexa and Google Assistant
HD color 720p H.264
Field of View
116 degrees diagonal
Adjustable Lens
Viewing angle manually adjustable up to 40 degrees left-right, up-down
Detection Range
Optimized to detect objects within 3 meters (10 feet)
Night View
Light bulb illuminates scene for fullcolor video capture at night
Two-way intercom
115+ decibel (louder than a motorcycle)
WiFi Frequency
2.4GHz only
WiFi Network
802.11b/g/n WEP, WPA, and WPA2 supported (WPA2 HIGHLY recommended)
WiFi Speed
Best performance with 2 Mbps upload/download speed where device is installed
Passive Infrared + Motion Detection Algorithm
Security Encryption
128-bit AES encryption and bank-level SSL encryption.
Return Policy
1-Year. If you purchased your Maximus Smart Security Light from one of our retail partners, please contact them directly for information regarding their hardware warranty and/or return policy
Customer Support
US & Canada Only
Mobile Requirements
iOS devices running iOS7 and above (iPhone 4S and above and iPads enabled with Bluetooth 4 capability). Android devices supporting Bluetooth LE: 4.3 (Jelly Bean) and above
Internet Requirements
Internet connection required for both mobile device and location where Kuna Powered Device is installed

For Door bell the cheaper and good option is ring

It is good to have it as a stranger most of the time will check if someone is in home and then they go to back of the home for a safe break in. Using ring you Find out who’s at your door, even when you’re away from home. Just connect the doorbell via Wi-Fi and use the Ring app on your iOS or Android device to interact with visitors, receive alerts and review footage. This will deter the thief as well.

Connect to your existing doorbell wiring or use on the doorbell its own. A built-in battery enables standalone use. The doorbell comes with the supplies you need to install on a variety of surfaces, including wood, stucco and cement.

 Record wide-angle high-definition video.Maintain a clear view of your home’s entrance for optimal security. Optional Cloud recording lets you view footage at a later time.Infrared LEDs allow you to record footage, even in dim lighting.

Bestbuy is having a deal on the wider one for $99

The small one which has small trim is selling for $229



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