The Home Security of the Future
TAGS: Control4 | Home Security
We’ve all been there—you leave a key under the door mat for a friend, babysitter, or relative who needs to visit while you’re away. But it seems too obvious right? If everyone left a key under the welcome mat for emergencies, it would just be too easy for a person to break in and steal your belongings. You could get creative hiding the key in plants or lawn decor, but leaving it out is still a risk. Smart locks not only eradicate this problem, but they also offer a lot of other practical benefits related to home security. Read this blog to learn more.
Get Rid of App Clutter with a Smart Home System
TAGS: 4sight | Control4 | smart home automation | Sonos
It seems like everyone keeps saying, “there’s an app for that.” But if you continue to add apps to your smartphone, not only will you overload your phone, but you’ll also get app clutter. When it comes time to clean out the closet so to speak, you have to assess which ones you actually use on a daily basis and which ones you can do without.
Take Care of Your Pets with Smart Security
TAGS: Control4 | Smart Security | Surveillance Cameras
Did you know that more than half the population in America owns a pet? According to the Humane Society, 66.5 million American households have a pet with about 65% of them considering it a member of their family. Whether you have a dog, cat, bird, or turtle in your Charlotte household, we know pets are important to you. Smart home automation can be a convenient tool to care for your animals. Here are some ideas on how to use surveillance cameras to watch over them at all times.
Using Remote Access to Monitor Your Smart Home’s Performance
TAGS: Residential Automation | Service and Repair
If you have a smart home system, it will need regular updates and on occasion some repairs. Our team members will come out and work on your system. But what about the moment you need assistance immediately? Remote monitoring gives The Integrated Home the ability to access your smart home from afar. Even if we aren’t that far from your Charlotte, NC property, on many occasions we can still fix your house faster by logging in remotely as opposed to driving down the road. Here is some more information about the benefits of remote monitoring.