How to Safely Remove a Wired Security System

Removing an existing wired home security system may seem like a daunting task. However, this is not the case. In most cases, you do not need to remove the entire...

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Vivint Smart Home: What do They Offer and What’s the Price Tag

Vivint Smart Home is a  leader in the North American smart home industry. They pride themselves on their ability to deliver an integrated smart home system. Their services include an...

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Home Automation for the Elderly

Home automation and the elderly population may not seem like a perfect pair, but it’s quite the opposite. Home automation devices are a perfect fit for our elderly peers, especially...

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18 Thrifty Ways to Burglar-Proof Your Home

5 Thrifty Ways Burglar-Proof Your Home You don’t need to spend a king's ransom to burglar-proof your home. Here are some of the more thrifty (yet very effective!) DIY home...

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Home Security Basics: Technology and Device Overview

Home Security Basics We're far too focused on the nitty-gritty details with most everything these days. Home security is no exception to this trend. On that note, let's slow things...

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Ring Camera Emerges as Worthy Contender with First Takeover

Earlier this month Ring, the smart video doorbell company, announced its first major acquisition – that of Cleveland based Mr Beams: an innovative LED lighting technology company. The acquisition, of...

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Is a Landline Required for a Home Security System?

Historically most security systems have typically required a home phone or other landline. This 'hard-wired' connection was necessary in order to provide a steady link to an around-the-clock security monitoring...

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Burglary for Beginners: 5 Intriguing Stats and Facts

In the United States, a burglary occurs once every eighteen seconds. Think about it...that's almost 200 per hours and roughly  4,800 each day! That's a slightly terrifying statistic if you...

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Buyer’s Guide: How to Position Your Home Security Cameras

Many consumers purchase home security cameras to prevent these possible break-ins and to deter burglars from targeting their homes. However, your security monitoring and your threat prevention are only as...

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5 Most Common Home Security Mistakes

Thank you to guest writer, McCall Robison. McCall is currently a Content Marketing Strategist for BestCompany.com. She personally manages its Home Security Blog and enjoys covering topics related to safety and security. Home...

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Airbnb Hidden Cameras: Unexpected Visitors

Airbnb continues to be plagued with a hidden camera problem. The Atlantic first broke the story last week and highlighted the growing concern that has impacted renters who elect to...

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