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How Do I Build a Smart Home with Home Security?

November 11, 2019

Building a smart home with home security is not as hard as it would seem. There are plenty of home automation controllers that already include home security features that make it easy for you to connect to a variety of smart security devices. From smart door locks with keyless access control to door/window sensors that will notify you as soon as » Read More

Home Automation with Outdoor Entertainment

June 2, 2017

When it comes to outdoor entertainment, using home automation devices to control lighting and music distribution is a great way to easily set the perfect ambiance when entertaining guests in your outdoor living spaces. Usually, when one thinks of having a smart home, the frontyard and backyard are areas typically relegated for outdoor security » Read More

Z-Wave Just Got Smarter with Aeotec Smart Switch 6

June 29, 2015

Smart home technology just became a whole lot smarter. Aeon Labs‘s newest iteration of the Aeotec Smart Switch gives you more control, protection, and savings. The Aeotec Smart Switch 6 is a Z-Wave compatible plug-in module that allows wireless control over whatever is plugged into it, turning virtually any appliance into a smart device. » Read More

Pre-Order Your New Z-Wave Indoor Siren Now

September 25, 2014

Home Controls is now taking pre-orders for the new Aeon Labs Aeotec Z-Wave Siren. Sirens have always been designed to be installed outside your home. No more. Now the perfect accessory for your safety and security comes indoors. Plug-in. No more wires. No more expensive installations. Setting up Siren couldn’t be simpler. Select where you want » Read More