How Window Sensors Work: A Home Security Tech Guide

Window sensors are important to any security system and the peace of mind that the homeowner is looking for. But without understanding how these sensors work it's possible that the...

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Security Cameras That Look Like Motion Detectors: A Buying Guide

There are plenty of security cameras on the market today. A lot of people use them, mostly because they know that it deters crime. Not only that, but it can...

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How to Reset Your Glass Break Sensor: A Quick Guide

There are a lot of ways for a homeowner to have good peace of mind, and one of those ways is to be sure they have the right system for...

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Security DVR Apps: What Are Your Options?

Having a security system can provide great peace of mind, but one of the chief complaints of these systems is that they don't record and/or save enough footage -- especially...

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Motion Sensors Without Photocell: What are your options?

With a security system, one of the things a homeowner wants to have are motion sensors. The majority of these sensors have a photocell, which is what's used to detect...

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Smart Lighting Using SmartThings: What are my options?

There are a number of great options for smart lighting, and one of those is through SmartThings. With the level of technology it provides, along with a security system and...

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The Best Smart Lighting Hub for 2018: Our Pick and a Few Others

The security system a homeowner has matters. It needs to protect that homeowner and their belongings, and it needs to provide them with good quality home automation, as well. But...

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Z-Wave + openHAB: Combining these two technologies

There are a number of great ways to create an automation and security system for a home. Many of them offer stock devices that can provide a lot of security...

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How to Test Your Glass Break Sensor: A Tech Guide

Testing the components of a security system means making sure they're all working properly together. There are a lot of different devices in that system in some cases -- but...

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Keeping Doorbell Cameras Hidden: A Quick Tech Guide

When it comes to getting the right system for home security, one of the devices to consider is a doorbell camera. These cameras are great ways to make sure who's...

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