What Is X10 Home Automation?

Remember the clapper? Clap once and your lights turn on.  Clap again and you can turn your lights off.  X10 Home Automation takes that basic idea to a high-tech level. ...

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How To Set Your ADT Alarm

Imagine you’re away on a dream vacation with your family when you come home to find that your entire house is empty. At some point during your trip, while you...

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How to Disable Security Cameras

A security system is supposed to help you and your family feel safer when you are home and when you are away. But trusting a security system that can be...

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How to Turn off ADT Chime Door Alert: A Users Guide

One of the most iconic features of an ADT home security system is the chime that rings throughout the house whenever any enters or exits. The chime is helpful in...

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How Wireless Security Cameras Work

The old days of security cameras used to be a hassle. Long, obtrusive wires once crisscrossed homes and made it difficult to keep a home looking nice. Anyone hoping to...

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4 of the Best Keyless Access Locks

If you ever find yourself running late for work because you’re searching for your keys, you’re not alone. According to a 2014 report conducted by IKEA, people spend 6 minutes...

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How Does a Motion Detector Work?

According to the United States of America's Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) annual report on crime statistics, otherwise known as the Uniform Crime Reporting Program (UCR), . The UCR program...

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How To Hide Security Cameras for Home Security

Safety conscious homeowners always appreciated home security cameras. Today's connected cameras allow you to connect to your security monitoring service. To make the best use of your security monitoring, you...

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How To Wire Smoke Detectors Together

Smoke detectors need to be wired together to create a complete system. With hard-wired detectors, a single smoke detector going off will set off the others -- ensuring that everyone...

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Bypass ADT Zone: A Users Guide

Sometimes, it is convenient to intentionally disarm one or two areas within your home, while the remainder of the house or property stays under protection. Deactivating certain zones requires the...

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