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Texecom's are fantastic, but not for a Beginner / Novice.
For smart phone control you will need a Smartcom, for SMS a Com2400, You can also fit a speech module.
Texecom does have the advantage of a Full Wireless Keypad, but personally, I prefer to fit a wired version and see it alive.
Same with the bell, much nicer to be alive.
But plan for a world of pain as a beginner.
Pyronix have a good reputation, much simpler and cheaper. Some kits also come with a WiFi Module Included.
You can also get a wireless setting station or just use the Remote controls.
I beleive you can also fit a wired full display Keypad to the enforcer if you wish.
I would suggest you go with the Pyronix Enforcer.
p.s. Have you considered getting a professional installation quote, because it may just not be worth the hassle doing it yourself. It's more likely to be done right and you have a channel of recourse if it fails to perform.
Hope this helps.
Definitely go for IP cameras, IMO. Remember you'll need either an NVR with PoE ports, or a separate PoE hub/switch to power and connect the cameras via Cat5e/Cat6 to your NVR (if it doesn't provide PoE). Options include a dedicated NVR like a Hikvision, a NAS box like a Synology or a QNAP running their software or a dedicated PC running BlueIris.
This tool can help you with camera coverage, but it may not be any good for off street non-google mapped areas: https://calculator.ipvm.com/
A wide angle camera (like a 2.8mm) will give a massive 90 degree view but will distort when people get close, whereas a 12mm camera will give a very narrow view (25 degrees), but give excellent close up shots.
You'll need to decide whether to record constantly = eats up lots of disk space for multiple cameras, or record when movement/trigger is detected. Also consider the frame rate and resolution obviously too. Tool to help here: https://www.cctvcalculator.net/en/calculations/storage-needs-calculator/
If you want to backup the storage from the main recorder I'd personally either network to a PC, or a NAS and backup from their on a schedule. Or RAID it...
Morning, are you still a plan partner? I work for an electrical company and have a job in West London that needs some work on. Very minimal. We have relocated some devices that need decommissioning on the local PC as they do not read the cards since the controllers have been powered down and back up again