The Best Smart Home Security for Staten Island Commuters

The Best Smart Home Security for Staten Island Commuters

With around 22% of Staten Island residents making the complicated commute to Manhattan for work, whether it’s via the ferry or their own vehicles, there’s a commuter population in our borough that needs help making life simpler and more streamlined. Fortunately, we have home security to help. Staten Island commuters may benefit from these Alarmingly Affordable services, which can be integrated with a home security system at any time.

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Home Security Additions for Staten Island Families this School Year

Home Security for families this school year

The first day of school is quickly approaching. Before the kids go back, you’ll make sure they have new clothes and everything on their school supply list. But what about your home — is it ready for the kids to stay home alone after school? If not, we can help you get it ready with two small home security technology additions for your Staten Island family. 

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Keeping Your Castle Safe While You’re on Vacation

With summer travel in full swing, it’s time to revisit the home security steps you can take to keep your property protected while you’re away. No matter where your family is headed this summer, it’s important to align vacation season with your home security goals. Here are some ways to do that. 

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The Year to Go Pro with Home Security

There’s nothing inherently wrong with DIY home security. After all, some home security is better than none. But if a DIY system was your “starter” home security experience, that doesn’t mean it should be the only home security you ever use. 

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Protecting Your Home at the Holidays

There’s nothing like the feeling of satisfaction at the end of a successful holiday season. To improve your chances of achieving one this year, follow these tips to keep your home protected from burglary and other crimes. 

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Fine Tuning Your Home Security Habits

In some neighborhoods, homeowners have very few worries about crime. If that’s the case on your street, it’s nice to roll out the welcome mat for your neighbors — but proceed with caution, because small oversights can lead to big consequences. Here are some tips for fine tuning your home security habits. 

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The Broad Appeal of Smart Locks

Smart locks are getting more popular every year — popular with 4 million homeowners, to be exact. That alone shows that today’s homeowners understand the value of keyless entry into the home. Unlike a traditional lock that requires a house key, a smart lock gives you access to your house with your smartphone or a numeric code you punch in. 

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Smart Lighting, Smarter Home

A smart home security system lets you manage your alarm and locks from anywhere conveniently with a mobile app. But if you don’t have smart lighting included, there’s something (actually, many things) missing from your system. Here’s what they are. 

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Programs to Help You Save on Utilities this Summer

Smart Thermostat

It’s that time of year when we start thinking about ways to stay cool indoors without spending too much money. If you have a smart thermostat, you’re already saving money, because the Z-Wave® enabled thermostats can be programmed to automatically adjust every time you arm or disarm your security system. This means that in the hot summer months, your HVAC system can cool the house down while you’re home — but when you leave for the day, the thermostat intelligently sets back the moment you arm your system. 

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