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Doorbells and door entry systems

This section includes doorbells and door entry systems with accessible features.

Doorbells which flash, vibrate or sound loudly may help a person with hearing loss to be alerted when the doorbell is pressed. When the doorbell button is pressed, a unit within the home flashes, a portable pad vibrates, or a loud ring is sounded. Some doorbells have a combination of more than one of these features. 

Most models are wireless, and are either battery powered or the chime unit plugs directly into an electric socket.

Door knock beacons are attached to a door and flash a strobe light if they detect a knock on the door.

One-way intercom systems enable a user to speak to, and hear a caller at their door. They can also release a door latch so a caller can be let in without the user having to go to their door. Some have a video function to enable the user to see the person at the door as well as speak to them.

Two-way intercom systems enable communication between two or more rooms, or between one or more rooms and a box outside the front door. They can be used to talk to a caller at the door before the user decides whether to let them in.

Telecare door entry systems enable a person to open their front door with a remote control system and/or enable a carer or the emergency services to open the front door with either a remote control or by contacting the person's help centre.

Sound indicators are alerting systems which may flash a light or trigger a vibrating pager to notify a person of their doorbell. They may also be used to be alerted to the telephone ringing, a smoke alarm or baby monitor. 

Amplicall 16 Doorbell Amplifier
Door ring indicator which flashes and emits a loud ring. Comprises: loud ring and flash when door bell is pressed; adjustable volume; wall mountable; ...
Amplicall 20 Doorbell And Telephone Ring Indicator
Telephone and door ring indicator which flashes and emits a loud ring. Comprises: loud ring and flash when an incoming call is received or door bell i...
Audioline Watch & Care Wireless Video Baby Monitor
Digital monitor system. Comprises: camera; base unit; colour monitor with LED night vision; auto sensor; two-way conversation; remote music playback; ...
Bellman Visit Alarm Clock Receiver With Bed Shaker
Alarm clock with amplified and flashing alarm with a vibrating pad that works as part of the manufacturer's paging system. Comprises: uses different s...
Bellman Visit Alerting System Flash Receiver
Flash strobe receiver alert which indicates a compatible transmitter has been activated by illuminating different coloured symbols (telephone, smoke a...
Bellman Visit Portable Pager Receiver
Multi-alert receiving pager. Comprises: when a signal is received from a compatible transmitter a different vibration pattern will alert you to which ...
Bellman Visit Portable Receiver
Receiver activated via radio signals from any transmitter within the Bellman paging system. When activated the receiver sounds an alarm and illuminate...
Bellman Visit Push Button Transmitter
Push button transmitter which, when triggered, operates a Bellman receiver such as an alarm clock, pager or strobe (not supplied). Comprises: can be ...
Bellman Visit Wrist Receiver With Charger
Wrist worn receiver for use with the Bellman Visit paging system which notifies the user of a range of alerts including doorbell, telephone, smoke ala...
Care Call Pager For Carers
Battery operated portable pager to be used with manufacturer's compatible monitoring systems. Comprises: internal rechargeable battery; belt clip; nec...
Care Call Signwave For Carers
Receiving pager for use with person to person fob, chair leaving alarm, bed leaving alarm, fall alarm or movement detector transmitters (not included)...
Digital Video Baby Monitor Watch
Digital video baby monitor watch. Comprises: live video with audio; vibration alert; two-way voice intercom; remote controlled lullaby melodies.
Door Entry System
Door entry system providing visual and audible identification of a caller before an external door is opened. Works in conjunction with a standard tele...
Duocom Intercom
Hands-free, voice activated door entry intercom system. Comprises: unit box; automatic speech changeover; touch controls with icons; infrared unit; au...
Echochime300 Doorbell
Wireless door chime with option to add transmitters that will sound the chime when a telephone rings, a door/window is opened or movement is detected....
Era Doorcam Smart Home Wifi Video Doorbell
Smart home Wi-Fi video doorbell. Comprises: connects to the home's Wi-Fi network; can be set up via the Smartphone app; designed to have a 180 degree ...
ERA miChime Batteryless Wireless Doorbell Chime and Kinetic Bell Push
Wireless doorbell. Comprises: mains powered wireless chime unit; waterproof bell push requiring no battery; when bell push is pressed, chime unit make...
Era Michime Wireless Door Intercom Dect Phone
Wireless dual function two-way intercom and cordless telephone system. Designed so the user can answer the door or the telephone from the same cordles...
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