According to government studies, one-third of people between the ages of 65-74 have hearing problems. On the surface this may not sound like a big deal but when you are that age, living on your own, your hearing loss quickly becomes a big deal. This problem is exacerbated by the fact that the hearing loss usually occurs first within the frequencies of the sounds that door chimes make. The last thing most independent folks want is that scared feeling not knowing if someone is at the door, standing on the front steps because you are not sure if he heard the doorbell chime or not.
There are a few products out on the market that will flashing when the door chime button is pressed. In many cases, these products require wiring a device into your existing door chime system. For many of us, this is an obstacle we don’t want to deal with. The WC180 by Security2020 is a wireless door chime with a flashing LED. The LED is extremely bright and also plays three different chime sounds.
The WC180 Wireless Door Chime is simple to install. Right out of the packing, the product works. With double sided tape you can affix the wireless push button to the front door and then simply plug the door chime receiver into a standard wall outlet. If you would like to cover an additional door, simply purchase and add-on button. If you would like to expand the listening range, simply get another set and plug it in.