Your Ultimate DIY Smart Home Guide

You can ensure that you have all the features you need for everyday convenience and energy savings by designing your own smart home. The following is a detailed guide to building your own DIY smart home. Transforming your home into a smart home may seem...

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The History of Locks and Keys

There's no getting around it - we're flat out surrounded by technology. However, you probably pay little attention to the small miracles that protect both your home and gym bag - locks. Locks and keys have been around for millennia. However, they are undergoing one...

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How Does Smart Home Automation Work?

Smart home automation used to be something that only existed in the world of fiction. Some science fiction movies have even introduced smart homes with built-in AI capable of automation. While this concept may have been nothing more than a figment of fiction in years...

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Apple Smart Home: How to Set-Up Apple’s HomeKit for Your Smart Home

Apple's smart home platform - HomeKit - is not among the most popular major smart home systems. This is especially true when stacked up against competitors like Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant. However, it still has a lot of benefits, specifically when it comes to...

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Google Smart Home: Devices and Options

Google has developed the Google Home family of smart connected speaker. These smart devices are eager to do your bidding. They can play music from just about any streaming service and search for answers to questions online. They can also work alongside Chromcast to display...

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The Best Smart Light Bulbs for an Automated Home

Smart LED-based light bulbs used to be a figment of science fiction back in the day. However, this is no longer the case. Smart LED light bulbs have evolved by leaps and bounds in just the past few years. Furthermore, products such as the LIFX...

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Smart Home Lighting: An Introduction

Smart home gadgets are still niche and of limited use. However, smart home lighting, on the other hand, is becoming a commodity. Smart speakers, such as the Amazon Echo and Google Home have made the dream of a fully automated smart home a reality. However,...

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Sizzling Summer Safety Tips

Summer is arguably the best of all the seasons. Pool parties, backyard barbecues, and countless other outdoor activities all make for great memories. However, summer is also a prime time for burglars to invade your home. In fact, a report published by the US Department...

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How to Protect Your Home While Away on Vacation

Imagine this. You and your family have just returned from a stellar vacation at some tropical beach resort. Everyone is smiling and in a great mood. That is until you realize that your home has been burglarized. Furthermore, a pipe burst in your second-floor bathroom...

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10 Reasons to Invest in a Home Security System

The safety and well being of your home and family are likely among your top concerns. Therefore it is only logical that you should invest in a home security system. If you're new to the home security world, home security systems have come along way...

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What is a Security System and How Does it Work?

All home security systems operate on the same basic concept. The ultimate goal is to secure entry points (eg doors and windows), as well as interior points that contain valuables. No matter the size of your home, or the number of entry points or interior...

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