Top 3 Ways DIY Security Might Put Your Home at Risk

A home security professional says DIY security systems may actually be putting your family at risk. The stunning growth of “smart home” security systems at big box retailers has made it easier than ever for anyone…

Smart Locks and Keyless Locks Are Opening Doors to the Smart Home

Six new keyless entry smart locks for your home’s security. With home security as the most powerful driver in the adoption of smart home systems, it’s no wonder that the world of smart locks is growing. First…

Automation As We Know It

Automation, as We Know it, is Changing  [by Heather L. Sidorowicz.] Smart Home…Automated Home…Tech Home… Up until recently these terms have been held for the rich and famous…the upper echelon. Combining audio, video, lights, HVAC, and shades…

Smartening Up Business and Homes in North Carolina

Right now there is a revolutionary changeover happening in business as well as home. The latest innovations in automation are being connected with today’s mobile phones, the internet, and much more. In North Carolina, things are…

The Holiday Benefits of Smart Home Controls

The holidays are a wonderful time for people of all backgrounds, as they bring together families, friends, and more to a joyous few months of celebration. With the season comes a great deal of issues, and…

Solid Benefits of Custom Home Automation

Consumers are often times confused as to what is going to work best for their home’s automation components. For many, a quick search online states to go with DIY methodologies. That’s not always a good thing,…

Bump in the Night Triggers Lights On

A panic button near the bed is a favorite of most owners of automated homes. I’ve visited many high-tech homes over the years, and one element that seems to resonate with all types of families is…

Three Home Automation Ideas To Make Life Run Smoother

How to make your home “Smart” with automation The idea of a smart home has been a modernist fantasy for decades. Home automation is no longer a futurist daydream, with smart phones and computer programs, luxury…

Home Automation for Beginners – Understanding the Basics of Home Automation Technology

What are the most popular systems that consumers install in their homes? Statistically, alarm systems top the list, but that’s no fun. Home theaters and whole-house music systems generally come in second, followed by lighting controls,…

Fibaro Smart Home Sensor Announces Motion and Temperature with Color

The Fibaro Smart Home Sensor is small and portable, making it easy to install almost anywhere and is taking home security to a whole new level! The Fibaro Smart Home Motion Sensor looks like a weird eyeball,…