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Smoke Alarm Safety Tips for the Holidays

November 8, 2013

Smoke alarms save lives. Almost two-thirds of home fire deaths resulted from fires in homes with no smoke alarms or no working smoke alarms. When there is a fire, smoke spreads fast and you need smoke alarms to give you time to get out. Here are some Smoke Alarm Safety Tips, courtesy of Home Controls and the National Fire Protection Agency. » Read More

Just Out: Seco-Larm Enforcer Hands-Free Video Door Phone

October 30, 2013

Designed like a home intercom, the Seco-Larm Enforcer Hands-Free Video Door Phone Kit provides hands-free two-way communication between you and visitors at your front door. There’s no phone to pick up; just talk through the monitor’s built-in speakerphone from anywhere in the room! Built-in microphone and speakerphone Adjustable speaker and » Read More

RCS Tech Releases New Z-Wave Thermostat

October 22, 2013

For remote HVAC control via battery-powered Z-Wave technology, install the RCS TBZ48 Z-Wave Communicating Thermostat. Operating on AA cell batteries or standard HVAC 24VAC power, this wireless digital thermostat doesn’t require a C wire. Simply connect it to your standard or heat pump HVAC system, mount it on the wall or in a single-gang » Read More