For many people, smart homes are a smart solution that offer convenience, functionality, and even increased security. Modern smart home technology allows the savvy homeowner to pull all their critical systems into one easy-to-use interface. From there, they can take advantage of smartphone apps and voice commands to control their whole home.
The time for spring cleaning is here, and though it generally isn’t a difficult task, it isn’t typically what we are most looking forward to when we think of springtime. But what if you could help make your home a little bit safer while you were tidying up? Keep reading to learn more about the
The time for holiday cheer is here! With this joyful time of year often comes family from out of town, or distant friends arriving to catch up with those they have missed all year round. Those fortunate enough to have family staying with them throughout the holidays may be in search of ways to make
Burglars generally tend to avoid breaking into homes that have a dog, but is being a dog parent alone really enough to keep your home safe? Threat Detection Accuracy Your dog’s hyper-sensitive hearing and keen sense of smell gives your dog the ability to alert you immediately if an intruder has entered your yard. However,
Summertime means that school is out and kids are coming and going at all hours of the day, or may be left alone while you are at work. Unfortunately, this can leave your home susceptible to unwanted visitors as well. A good plan paired with a SafeTouch smart home security system can help guarantee your
Uniform Crime Reporting Statistics report from the FBI showed an overall decrease in property crime rates throughout the United States. This continues the trend from the previous year’s report. However, this report shows that the Jacksonville area continues to experience significant increases in property crimes, which includes burglary. Now, more than ever before, the need
Americans are a people on the move. More and more people are moving to find new employment or to advance at their current job, while others choose new houses to suit their recent ability to work from home. This means an increased number of children are learning how to adjust to a new environment.
Our planet is important to us. Keeping the Earth safe is the ultimate in home security. On days like Earth Day, we have a terrific excuse to consider all the different ways we can go green for the good of our planet. For most people, this means ensuring all light bulbs are low-energy choices, or
Are you in need of an attractive and cost-effective way to upgrade your current home security system? Your home is your castle. You want to keep it safe, but you also want it to look nice. That’s why you spend time, money, and effort personalizing and upgrading all aspects of your home, so that it
With home security systems, the old adage that “you get what you pay for” holds true. This especially applies to the “free” home security systems offered by door-to-door salesmen. These salesmen offer you a home security system with a value that is typically between $800 and $1500. The idea is that, in exchange for giving