360 Degree Security Cameras: A Guide for 2018

360 degree cameras are not a new technology. However, the technology that actually makes the panoramic video look good is. The ability to truly utilize omnidirectional 360 degree HD surveillance...

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Insteon App Integration With Alexa: A Quick Guide

Lots of companies are scrambling to enter the smart home IoT race giving us plenty of options to choose from. While most companies choose to integrate with either the Z-Wave...

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How Much Does a Smart Home Cost: A Guide for 2018

There’s no denying it, smart homes are cool. But are they worth the money? Well, that really depends on why you’re getting a smart home and what features you decide...

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How to Reset Your Carbon Monoxide Detector: A Troubleshooting Guide

One of the devices that often comes with a security system is a carbon monoxide detector. These detectors can be very important, because they can save lives. They aren't the...

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Garage Door Sensor Is Blinking Red: A Troubleshooting Guide

Blinking sensors on a garage door usually aren't a good thing, because they're often coupled with the garage door not working the way it should.  Whether it won't open, won't...

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Hidden Surveillance Cameras at Home: A Guide for 2018

Video surveillance around the home is one of the most effective home security measures for capturing culprits in a home invasion. It’s safe to assume however, that someone actually planning...

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Making a Motion Detector With a Raspberry PI: Things to Keep in Mind

Having motion detectors is important. They're a big part of a good system for home security, and they allow for a homeowner to get what they need in the way...

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Motion Detectors if You Have Cats: Things to Keep in Mind

Pets can be a great addition to any home, but one of the problems with them is that they can be frustrating when it comes to motion detectors and a...

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IFTTT Motion Detectors: an Integration Guide

With the right knowledge and understanding, a security system can help a homeowner get everything they need for protection and automation all in one place. But it's important to have...

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How to Install a Security Panel: Things to Keep in Mind

Installing a security system for a home means everything from the motion sensors to the main panel -- and a security panel isn't always the easiest thing to install and...

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