Security systems can come in the form of professionally-installed and monitored alarm systems or Do-It-Yourself systems with wireless security cameras and motion sensors. Often security systems are combined with smart home automation systems to provide an easy and seamless experience. Affordable security systems make it easy for anyone to protect their home and family.

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How to Choose Home Security Cameras

EH Staff
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If you want to feel extra secure about what goes on in your home when you’re not there, you need to consider investing in wireless home security cameras. Surveillance cameras come in many varieties, and they’re getting more affordable and easy to find all the time. That both makes it easy to get one (or

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How Secure is Your Smart Home System?

EH Staff
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Smart home automation and home security systems are supposed to keep our homes and families safer, right? Every day we recommend the use of sensors, wireless security cameras, Wi-Fi thermostats, smart door locks and more to make our lives safer and more convenient. What happens when the very technology we bring into our homes to

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Kevo Smart Locks Add Bridge for Zigbee, Z-Wave Home Automation

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Kwikset’s Kevo Bluetooth (BLE) smart locks for doors can finally integrate with home automation systems thanks to a new Home Connect Bridge that translates ZigBee and Z-Wave commands into Bluetooth for controlling the lock.

When Kwikset introduced arguably the first Bluetooth door lock a few years ago, it didn’t do all that much. It didn’t connect

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Smart Garage Door Openers for Home Security

Grant Clauser
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The humble garage door has been the smartest device on the block for decades. Why? Garage-door openers of course. Yes, the boring old motorized garage door is probably the first smart home gadget you ever owned. Ok, well, it’s not all that smart. All it does is open and close a door, but it’s pretty

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