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Why More Millennials Want A Smart Home

By Wayne Wahrsager | June 30, 2019

They grew up on and embraced technology, so it’s not surprising that millennials want smart homes that provide them the freedom to manage their household from almost anywhere in the world. Smart homes also protect their largest investment; their home.

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Burglaries Peak During the Summer: Here’s What You Need To Know

By Wayne Wahrsager | June 17, 2019

Americans seem to base their knowledge of trespassing and burglaries on television and movies. However, it’s critical to understand the real facts about burglaries so you can keep your family and home safe.

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Window Sensors: Your Sentry Against Home Invasion

By Wayne Wahrsager | June 13, 2019
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Unfortunately, a vulnerable window is almost as inviting to a perpetrator as being let in through the front door. But what if, like many homeowners, you consider your windows a security afterthought? Here’s how a smart home security system can help.

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How to Make Sure Your Home is Safe While You’re Away on Vacation

By Wayne Wahrsager | June 7, 2019
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It’s critical to ensure that your home is safe when you leave for vacation. Homeowners can’t remain at their house 24/7, but there are some things you can do to protect your property when you’re on vacation.

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Smart Security & Wellness For Senior Citizens

By Wayne Wahrsager | May 24, 2019
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More than a medical alert or a personal emergency response device, this is a comprehensive system that uses smart technology to help your loved one live independently longer, more safely and with more confidence. Here are some of the things the Wellness system for seniors can do. 

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How to Automate Your AC & Save Big On Your Summer Electric Bill

By Wayne Wahrsager | May 14, 2019
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As summer approaches, many of us are bracing ourselves for the high electric bill to come. With heating and cooling costing the average family $900 a year, it makes sense that the hot summer months account for a big chunk of that. Here are some ways a smart thermostat can save you money on the electric bill this summer.

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Smart Cameras for Home Security Newbies

By Wayne Wahrsager | May 3, 2019
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For those who do have smart security cameras as part of the home security system, finding out what’s going on at home is as simple as taking out their phone, opening their home security app, and getting a prompt view of whatever the camera is recording.Here’s what else smart video cameras can give your home security system:

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Why Predators Think Family Decal Stickers Are Great

By Wayne Wahrsager | April 24, 2019

Most people do not realize that the combined information stickers and decals tell could spell trouble. What is a simple display of pride for us could be just the bit of information a criminal needs to piece together a plan to victimize your family. Here’s why.

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Using Your Tax Refund To Protect Your Home

By Wayne Wahrsager | April 19, 2019
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Forbes reports that the average burglary costs a homeowner over $2,000. When you take that into consideration, it seems that a non-cosmetic home improvement may be the smarter way to invest this year’s tax refund. Our suggestion is a smart home upgrade to your home security system.

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Connecting Google Home or Alexa to Your Smart Home Security

By Wayne Wahrsager | April 12, 2019

With voice control integration, you can use your smart home security system with voice commands to your virtual assistant device. Here are some examples of intuitive voice commands for your smart security system, lights, thermostat, locks and garage doors.

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