Latest Home Security Articles

Choosing a modern home security system is no easy task. Gone are the days when the burglar alarm was the be-all and end-all of securing your property. The best home security systems now offer a whole range of high-tech options to keep you, your family, and your possessions safe and secure. Our articles will give you the guidance and knowledge you need to help you make a confident and informed decision.
*The following tips and articles are solely recommendations and should not be considered as professional advice.

Wired vs. Wireless systems – Which one is better for your home?

Nancy Spencer | | 44 Likes | 0 Comments
You may live in a peaceful, quiet neighborhood, and you can also know your neighbors and people living nearby well enough to conclude that they won't represent a threat to your security and that of your family. However, the truth is that you never...
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Smart Speakers: The Tipping Point for Home Automation

Maab Saleem | | 66 Likes | 0 Comments
Smart speakers have been a trend in the field of home automation for a while now. As humans, we have always been fascinated by the act of a computer talking to us or responding to our voice commands and with the advent of smart speakers, the bar is...
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How to Protect your Home when Traveling

Nancy Spencer | | 74 Likes | 0 Comments
Home security isn’t just for someone who lives in a lavish, expensive house and has tons of valuables that warrant protection. It is for everyone who lives in a home. When you are out of your home and don’t have a home security system, the only...
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5 Tips to Avoid Smart Home Hacking

Kyle Bishop | | 61 Likes | 0 Comments
There’s this thing about technology: the more it connects us with the things that matter most, the more vulnerable it makes us to cyber-attacks. Research conducted by indicates that the global smart home market is forecasted to reach a...
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The Future Of Home Delivery: Smart Locks

Nancy Spencer | | 105 Likes | 0 Comments
Rising to fame in just a few short years, smart locks are leading the popularity race in home security tech in the United States. In fact, it is estimated that by end of 2019, the smart lock industry will be worth close to $3.6 billion. Smart locks...
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The Ultimate Fire Safety Guide for Your Family’s Home

Nancy Spencer | | 135 Likes | 0 Comments
When it comes to the safety of your family members, and even your property, you need to think of more than just burglars and security threats. Fire is also something that you should prepare for, especially due to the life threatening dangers that...
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Home Security Devices Compatible With Apple HomeKit

Nancy Spencer | | 135 Likes | 0 Comments
First introduced on the market in 2014, during Apple Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple’s proprietary software and hardware smart-home platform has gradually improved. New features were added and more devices were made compatible, allowing...
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The Ultimate Guide to Home Security Control Panels

Nancy Spencer | | 497 Likes | 1 Comments
One thing that all home security systems have in common is the control panel. While there are different types of control panels, with different features and functions, they all have a common goal: allowing you to control your security system with...
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What is Crash and Smash Protection?

Nancy Spencer | | 475 Likes | 0 Comments
Security is a topic everyone should be acquainted with, and it is important to know all of the basic terminology so that you can buy smart when choosing a home security system. One of the things you’ll probably come across often is the phrase...
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The Home Automation Guide

Roger Young | | 422 Likes | 0 Comments
When looking for a home security system, there are other things to keep in mind that aren't just about preventing burglaries. Many security systems offer home automation features which allow you to manage your home wherever you are in the world,...
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Choosing the Right Home Security Camera

Nancy Spencer | | 488 Likes | 0 Comments
When getting a home security system for your home, you need to consider everything you need to protect your property and family, and that includes security cameras....
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How to Choose the Right Home Security System for Your Family

Nancy Spencer | | 575 Likes | 0 Comments
Home security is big business in the U.S., and that has drawn a huge number of companies into the field. The competition has become so fierce that home security and automation systems, which once would have cost thousands of dollars up front just...
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Stay Safe When Living Alone

Roger Young | | 522 Likes | 0 Comments
Living alone can be a wonderful experience. It can also be pretty darn scary. It’s nice to know that in case of emergency, you’re never alone. Help is close by. How much is your peace of mind worth to you? Most of us place a pretty high value...
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Secure Your Home From Your Smartphone

Kyle Bishop | | 546 Likes | 0 Comments
In home security systems, the wave of the future is 100% wireless and cellular. This is a good thing for a number of reasons: greater dependability, resistance to tampering, super-fast response time, but perhaps the best reason is the ability to...
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5 Home Security Mistakes That Compromise Your Safety

You do everything to ensure the safety of your home and family, like buy the best security system, but there are very common mistakes that can compromise that security.... Read More

5 Tips to Protecting Your Home While on Vacation

Going away on a vacation is all about finding some peace and relaxation, but it can also leave you stressed about leaving your home unattended. Here are a few things you... Read More

Don’t Sign a Home Security Contract Before You Read This

You don’t have to dig deep online to find sad stories and indignant warnings about home security system... Read More

Will I get home security cameras with a standard system?

All of our featured brands offer at least one home security camera as part of their standard packages. It’s also possible to opt for additional cameras, should you... Read More

Are security systems easy to use?

Yes. You won’t need any technical savvy at all to operate the home security systems we’ve recommended. Today’s systems are very smart and are equally as user... Read More