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When you think of home automation, you might only think about central control hubs that access everything in your home. Perhaps you’re thinking of a system that you run from your smartphone. If you’re limiting home automation to a...

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Halloween is a super fun holiday for kids and grown-ups alike. However, the cost of decor and costumes can sometimes be a bit of a burden. Here's a cool infographic with some affordable and super easy tips for making your kid's Halloween not only fun, but safe!</a>...

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Many families with a home security system want to make sure that everything is up-to-date. One way to do this is by implementing newer technology to your already functional system. Our own Security Training Manager, Adam Kiminski, is here with tips for what sorts of additional tech you could add to further protect you and...

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We live in a world where modern security practically tucks us in at night. With newer technologies becoming more and more available (and automated) each day, it’s easy to load up your home with enough protection that will help you...

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When deciding what kind of security system to install, people are often torn between professionally installed &amp; monitored systems, and systems they can install themselves. Both options have their benefits and drawbacks. As you’re making your decision, you’ll need to ask yourself a few questions: how much do you want t...

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It’s that time of year when ghosts and ghouls come out to play, and children dress up like their favorite comic book heroes, princesses, and more. Halloween is quickly approaching, and if you haven’t decorated your home for new, otherworldly guests, it’s time to get cracking! While the witches and the Avengers skip from d...

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For many people, morning routines usually mean waking up earlier than you may want to -- but what if you could wake up each morning to an automated home that allows you to take care of everything before you even get out of bed? After all, there’s really nothing better than being able to wake up and relax in bed for a ...

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Recently, pet owners have been made aware of the dangers of some of the technology they use to make sure their pets are confined to small areas when the owner is away. These kinds of technologies ...

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Despite the name similarities, home security and home automation are not the same thing. Home automation can include home security, but there’s actually much more to it than that. If you’re considering getting a home security system (or updating your current system), you’ll likely hear a lot about home automation. Whi...

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Emerging technology in a home security system is becoming more and more prevalent. There are a lot of different things that you can have attached to your security system that can help beef up your protection plan and help keep your family and home safe. From lighting control to thermostat control, you’re able to <a hr...

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