Most Recent Stories

Popular

Prevent Costly Water Damage at Home with FortrezZ

October 26, 2017

Stop the Leak Before it Floods Your Home! In North America, one out of every three homes are victims of water damage. The extensive damage caused by leaking and/or flooding can result in insurance claims upwards of $10,000, making water damage insurance claims the most expensive and common claim filed. And those numbers only count those that make » Read More

Nucleus Anywhere Intercom: A Better Way to Stay Connected

May 19, 2017

The Nucleus Anywhere Intercom is changing the way family members are communicating at home. It’s a video intercom unit that connects to the Internet via Wi-Fi or Ethernet, which means you can instantly have a live video or audio call with other Nucleus devices connected to your local network or with Nucleus devices in other households. By adding » Read More

Top Smart Home Gifts of 2016

December 9, 2016

Christmas will soon be upon us and we have plenty of gift ideas to make the lives of your friends and loved ones easier and safer. Don’t even think about shopping for socks, neckties, or tacky home decor – those types of gifts can be a bit boring. Instead, shop for smart and practical gifts that will be appreciated for years to come. Shop » Read More

What is 4K and Why Does It Matter?

November 15, 2016

  Just when we finished upgrading our home theater screens, computer monitors, and other digital displays to be Full HD (1080p), it would appear that 4K resolution will soon overtake it, becoming the standard display resolution. So why does it seem that every few years something new and better is replacing the equipment we just worked so hard » Read More

Where Burglars Most Commonly Break Into Homes

November 11, 2016

Feeling safe with the assurance that our personal belongings are secure in our homes may be something we rarely think about. When we leave our homes, we tend to focus only on locking the front door, while forgetting at times that windows are left open, garage and back doors are left unlocked, and the trees and bushes along the house have not been » Read More

What is Z-Wave, and Why Is It So Popular?

August 19, 2016

If you’re into smart home automation, you’re bound to hear about Z-Wave technology, or Z-Wave hubs, or Z-Wave something or another. That’s because Z-Wave wireless technology has become the go-to smart home communications protocol for the everyday homeowner who wants an affordable, do-it-yourself home automation system. But why » Read More