Iris by Lowe’s Scheduled to Shutdown

Per an email sent to subscribers last week, Iris by Lowe's will shut down for good on March 31. The email further explains that current customers will no longer be charged for services rendered after January 31. Iris customers can redeem prepaid Visa cards for...

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Tuya Smart Debuts Smart Doorbell at CES 2019

Earlier this month Tuya Smart, a startup based in China, unveiled their new Home Security System at CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. While there were countless other “ground breaking” home security and home automation products on display, Tuya stands out due to their cameras...

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Amazon Ring: A Strangers Gateway to Your Life

The 21st century ‘smart home’ is no longer a far fetched science fiction concept - it is a very real and is quickly becoming a cornerstone of our daily lives. This reality opens the door to a wealth of ways to make our day-to-day activities...

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Protect America Earns 2019 Consumer’s Choice Award for Home Security

Protect America is proud to announce that it has been selected as the winner of the 2019 BestCompany.com Consumer’s Choice Award for Home Security. The Consumer’s Choice Award is based on two key factors: An all-encompassing market index score calculated by BestCompany.com, and genuine raw...

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Keeping Your Home Safe and Secure this Winter

The Winter season doesn’t just mean cold days and blankets of snow; it means unsafe conditions for your home as well as for your family. Here are some top tips for keeping your home safe and secure this Winter. Prevent Snow Buildup If you live...

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How to Protect Your Packages from Porch Pirates

Porch pirates are the modern-day version of Blackbeard and Dread Pirate Roberts…sort of. For those not familiar with the recent trend, porch pirates are a new breed of thieves who steal freshly delivered packages before the intended recipient(s) has a chance to retrieve them.  In...

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Alexa Expands with Addition of Amazon Ring

The Amazon Ring home security system and Amazon Echo are both part of Amazon’s ecosystem of smart devices. Seeing how both devices are Amazon products, it would make sense for the duo to communicate with one another. However, this wasn’t the case until the recent...

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Ooma Home Security Review 2019

With over 2 million home burglaries reported each year in the United States, investing in a home security system is one of the best ways you can protect your family and household at all times. According to the FBI, burglary is the most common threat...

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Alder Home Security: 2019 Update

Alder—a division of Alder Holdings, LLC based out of Orem, Utah—is a home security and automation company that provides a simple DIY installation structure backed by professional monitoring. Their core mantra is straight to the point: “You, your home, and everything in it. We protect...

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Honeywell Smart Home Security Review 2019

Honeywell has notoriously been a trusted name in the world of home security. The Honeywell Smart Home Security however, didn’t quite deliver to the expectations of the other security products they are known for. This DIY all-in-one security device is a self-monitored camera that also...

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Suddenlink Home Security Review 2019

With over 2 million home burglaries reported each year in the United States, having a home security system is more important than ever. According to the FBI, burglary is the most common threat to a home in the U.S. While homes without security systems are...

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