Smart Home Sensors

Smart home sensors offer a wide variety of ways to enhance the security and tech functionality of your home. Today’s sensors are a lot more advanced than the simple smoke detectors of yesterday, and can detect things like motion, water, or sound, then send notifications right to your portable device.

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July 7, 2021

How to Make a Smart Home: 5 Budget-Friendly Projects for Beginners

Technology is changing the way we live. It's never been easier to optimize your home for comfort, convenience, and security. But smart home technology offers much more than controlling switches…
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November 19, 2019

Alcidae Garager 2 – A Step-Above Smart Garage Opener

If you have a garage for your home, chances are you've had this dreadful question fill your mind: Did I remember to close the garage? Whether it's a lapse thanks…
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January 16, 2019

CES 2019: Smart Home security takes center stage with automated locks, cameras and outdoor lighting

Only a couple years ago, the budding Smart Home industry was viewed by many with a sense of distrust and fear: fear of hacking, spying and a loss of security.…
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December 19, 2018

Smart Home security shines brightly with the Wi-Fi Maximus Camera Floodlight

  So here I am, sitting in the office just about to publish an article about my experience with the Maximus Camera Floodlight over the past several months. I'd written…
Smart Home tech like lighting, plugs, and access control can all be put to great use for added fun around the holidays.Smart Hubs & KitsSmart LightingSmart SensorsSmart Surveillance
September 28, 2018

The best use of Smart Home tech to deliver the ultimate holiday experience

Building a Smart Home is all about optimizing the household devices you use every day to be more efficient and give you greater control. That’s the 30,000ft, big-picture, CliffsNotes, TL;DR—…
Smart Home tech for lighting can be great for added Halloween fun with remote lighting and decor activation.Smart Door Locks & Access ControlSmart LightingSmart SensorsSmart Surveillance
September 27, 2018

WATCH: Smart Home for the Holidays

The holidays are a wonderful time to enjoy festivities and family, but they can be a lot more fun with a little smart tech. Halloween decorations and spooky frights can…