Safeguard your home and get peace of mind with smart home solutions
A home security system can help you to feel safe and give you peace of mind. From basic standalone devices to advanced smart home technology, there are many options to consider. Whether you’re a new homeowner or looking to boost your current level of security, learn about smart devices that help safeguard you and your loved ones.
Smarter home security systems
Leaving your home unattended can make you feel uneasy. Whether you’re going to the office for the day or traveling to another country for a few weeks, a home security system can safeguard your home while you’re away. With the Internet of Things making it easier than ever to monitor and manage a range of smart home technologies, you can control indoor and outdoor security cameras, lighting, motion sensors and smart locks anytime from anywhere with an internet connection.
Smart security cameras
Security cameras powered by smart technology are your eyes at home when you’re away. When you’re on the go, take comfort knowing you can check in on your home and family. There are a variety of security cameras to choose from to suit your specific needs. First, it’s important to determine how yours will be used. Do you want to keep an eye on your kids or pets? An indoor camera may be the ideal option. Or, do you prefer to see what’s going on in your front or backyard? Installing an outdoor camera gives you visibility. No matter what kind of camera you want, here are some features worth considering:
Window alarms and motion sensors
Securing your home’s main points of entry is crucial for having peace of mind and keeping your family and home safe. While locks create a good barrier, motion, window and door sensors offer an advanced level of security. Ideally, you’ll want to purchase a sensor for every door and window. That way, an alarm is triggered if an entry point is compromised. There are many types of sensors to choose from. To find one that best fits your needs, take the following into account:
Smart light bulbs make it simple to bring your home to life (whether you’re there or not). Turn them on, dim the room or automate lighting schedules from anywhere. Some of these systems can even be controlled with smart TV or cable remote controls, but additional devices and service subscriptions may be required.
Securing entries with smart door locks
When you’re miles away from home, the last thing you want to question is whether you remembered to lock the door. Smart locks offer remote control, so you can lock up from virtually anywhere with a wifi connection. Moreover, you’ll never have to worry about misplacing your keys again. When installing smart locks in your home, remember to:
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