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January 23, 2018

Is Your Thermostat Costing You Money?

It’s no secret that Americans spend a lot of money on heating and cooling. In the days before gas and oil furnaces, people had to spend a lot of energy and time collecting and preparing wood to burn. As home engineering became more advanced and sophisticated, homes were fitted with ductwork for ventilation and climate control. This enabled both furnaces […]
January 23, 2018

Three Practical Smart Home Uses

With the advent of smartphones, smart watches, and almost any other kind of “smart” device you can think of, it was only a matter of time before smart homes became part of the conversation. After all, the home itself is a kind of technology. It involves specialized building materials to keep the elements out, and to maximize heating and cooling. […]
January 23, 2018

Smart Cameras vs. Traditional CCTV: What’s the Difference?

It wasn’t so long ago that wealthy estate holders (or anyone with heightened concerns about home security) would install massive swiveling cameras to keep an eye on entrances and other key area of a property. Obviously, CCTV has been around for a long time. Businesses and public places have been using it for decades to enhance security and solve crimes […]
January 23, 2018

How Can a Smart Intercom Make My Life Easier?

It can be difficult to keep up with all the new gizmos and gadgets these days. There are a lot of things that sound great, and look great, but aren’t really necessary (or all that useful) in daily life. Home automation is one area where people aren’t so much interested in appearances as they are in usefulness. This is an […]