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Security Tips when Renting a Home

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When you rent instead of owning your home in New Jersey, you’re at the mercy of your landlord with security. Even though you may not have permission to add your own home security system, there are some things you can do to increase the security of your rented NJ home.   Homeownership rates are down and more […]

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Incorporating Alexa into your Smart Home 

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In New Jersey and New York, turning your regular home into a smart home means you’ll be able to sell it easier, use it easier and make life easier. With smart home features, you can control everything from a smartphone, tablet or computer, no matter where you are. In addition, you can control your home […]

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Introducing SkyBell Wi-Fi Video Doorbell

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The world is getting smarter and the technology keeps growing. The SkyBell Wi-Fi Video Doorbell is another advancement in home security. If you want to know who’s at your door before you open it, the peep hole is no longer the way to go. Instead, you need a SkyBell. The SkyBell offers a smart video […]

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5 Top Home Security Trends for 2018 

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Every year, the trends in home security tend to change. With new technology, improvements to old technology and homeowners looking for better security, the innovations seem to never cease.   This year is no different. In 2018, there are plenty of new innovations expected to take over the home security space. Many homeowners will find peace […]

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Get Peace of Mind by Protecting Your Home from Fire 

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Fire causes thousands of deaths and tens of thousands of injuries every single year. It’s a horrible thing to suffer through. The danger is real and your home could be lost to fire, if you’re not protected.  Just about every fire-related death and injury is preventable. With the right fire safety and fire monitoring, you […]

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How to Prevent Your Smart Home from being Hacked

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The popularity of smart homes is undeniable. As millennials enter into the home market, they are looking for smart homes, including New Jersey homes. According to an article found on Forbes.com, most millennials have either already purchased a smart home or are interested in doing so.  Whether you already own a smart home or you’re looking […]

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How to Outsmart the Burglar

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A big part of keeping your Morristown home safe is staying one step ahead of the burglars. Most burglars are very smart and they will find ways to break into your home. However, if you can outsmart the burglars, you can protect your home, your belongings and your family. When  KGW8  asked 86 burglars how they […]

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Why Video Verification Matters in Home Security 

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As a homeowner, you probably want to make sure you protect both your family and your investment. The right home security system will help to ensure you have the proper level of protection. Video verification is the next big feature in home security giving homeowners another level of protection.  What is Video Verification?  With video […]

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Use Geofencing to Keep Drivers Safe

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It’s pretty easy to add a home security system and protect your loved ones while they are at home. However, once they leave, you lose those levels of protection. With geofencing, you don’t have to lose the protection and peace of mind you desire. Keeping your family members safe while they are driving has become […]

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Why you Should Use an Environmental Detection System in your Home

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Security systems are well-known with homeowners and help with preventing crime. However, they are not the only level of protection you need. An environmental detection system is another level of protection you certainly need to consider for your home. With a security system designed to handle environmental monitoring, you’ll have less to worry about. This […]

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