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Tips for Keeping Your House Cool and Your Energy Bill Low This Summer

Any time the summer months roll around, one of the first things on a homeowner’s mind is how to keep their house cool on days when the temperature is off the charts. It is no secret that as ... Read more »

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Lock It Up – 10 Things You Need to Keep in Your Safe

Most people are well aware of the importance of keeping their valuables stored away in a fireproof safe, but sadly only a relative few have actually taken the steps to do it. This lack of ... Read more »

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Don’t Get Bumped – How to Protect Your Home from Bump Keys

Imagine coming home from a nice night out at a restaurant, and you open your front door to discover that your home has been ransacked and burglarized. After the initial shock wears off, you look ... Read more »

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Four Surprising Things You Might Not Know About Home Automation

It seems that there’s no end to how many unique innovations and advancements technology can bring – these days there’s an app for almost everything and automation is the name of ... Read more »

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Eye In the Sky – How to Choose the Right Security Cameras

Surveillance cameras help you keep an eye on important areas, and they can also be a great theft deterrent as well. With the help of wireless technology, security cameras can now be installed ... Read more »

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5 Mistakes Keyless Lock Rookies Make

So you’ve decided to make the switch from traditional locks to a keyless lock system–congratulations are definitely in order. You’ll now be able to enjoy an entirely new level ... Read more »

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Summer Safety for Kids Home Alone

Summer is fast approaching, which means millions of kids will be out of school and staying at home during the day if they’re old enough to be left by themselves. As a parent, you’re ... Read more »

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Breaking Down the Basics of the BeHome247 Kit

Unless you’ve been stranded on a desert island for a while, you’ve probably heard about smart home automation technology, and how much of a game-changer it’s been for home ... Read more »

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How to Have ‘The Talk': Talking Locks With Your Home Builder

Building a home is a challenging yet exciting process. The fact that you are in control of how your living space will look and feel can be exhilarating, especially when you start choosing the ... Read more »

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The Sneaky Landlord – Get Rid of That Jangling Key Ring with Keyless Locks

Being a landlord or a property manager can be tough sometimes; you can feel like you’re being pulled in a thousand different directions at once. With everything you have on your mind, the ... Read more »