24/7 Home Security http://24-7-home-security.com Helping you secure your home Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:30:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 3 Must Have Features for the Best Home Defense Guns http://24-7-home-security.com/best-home-defense-gun/ http://24-7-home-security.com/best-home-defense-gun/#comments Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:30:34 +0000 http://24-7-home-security.com/?p=278

You wake up to a sound downstairs and your heart is racing. You know you need to go check it out for the sake of your family. Maybe your wife ...

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How to Make a Smart Garage Door Opener that Works with Any Protocol http://24-7-home-security.com/how-to-make-a-smart-garage-door-opener-that-works-with-any-protocol/ http://24-7-home-security.com/how-to-make-a-smart-garage-door-opener-that-works-with-any-protocol/#comments Fri, 17 Aug 2018 19:07:38 +0000 http://24-7-home-security.com/?p=2090

I know you’ve gotten 5 minutes down the road and asked yourself, “Did I close the garage door?”. Now, instead of turning around or leaving your garage and house vulnerable ...

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Who Makes the Best Wink Motion Sensors? http://24-7-home-security.com/who-makes-the-best-wink-motion-sensors/ http://24-7-home-security.com/who-makes-the-best-wink-motion-sensors/#respond Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:00:56 +0000 http://24-7-home-security.com/?p=5307

Do you want to incorporate motion detectors with your smart devices? Do you want to automate, for example, the lights in your dining room to turn on when someone is ...

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How To Hook Up Your Driveway Gate To Your Home Automation System http://24-7-home-security.com/how-to-hook-up-your-driveway-gate-to-home-automation/ http://24-7-home-security.com/how-to-hook-up-your-driveway-gate-to-home-automation/#respond Mon, 06 Aug 2018 12:41:02 +0000 http://24-7-home-security.com/?p=5267

Would you like it if your driveway gate automatically knew you were home and opened as you pulled in? Want to let a visitor in by talking to your Amazon ...

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Home Automation Ideas for Bedtime Routines http://24-7-home-security.com/home-automation-ideas-for-bedtime-routines/ http://24-7-home-security.com/home-automation-ideas-for-bedtime-routines/#respond Mon, 30 Jul 2018 15:51:28 +0000 http://24-7-home-security.com/?p=5252

Imagine you come home from a long and exhausting day at the office, and you’re  drained from a long day at work. Now all you want to do is to ...

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How to Make a Smart Ceiling Fan With an Existing Fan http://24-7-home-security.com/how-make-smart-ceiling-fan/ http://24-7-home-security.com/how-make-smart-ceiling-fan/#respond Mon, 23 Jul 2018 10:17:26 +0000 http://24-7-home-security.com/?p=5164

Thinking of controlling your ceiling fan via your smartphone? Cool… If you already have a separate switch controlling your fan and light, that will be simple. But what if they’re ...

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How to Find the Best Wireless Home Security Cameras http://24-7-home-security.com/find-best-wireless-home-security-cameras/ http://24-7-home-security.com/find-best-wireless-home-security-cameras/#respond Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:32:49 +0000 http://24-7-home-security.com/?p=937

Nobody likes crawling around in attics and itching the rest of the day because of fiberglass insulation. So: Why would you? With wireless technology opening up new possibilities, you can ...

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Open Source Home Automation Software That’s Actually Worth Using http://24-7-home-security.com/open-source-home-automation-software/ http://24-7-home-security.com/open-source-home-automation-software/#respond Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:16:18 +0000 http://24-7-home-security.com/?p=5077

Looking for open source home automation software that both simple and capable.  I'm going to run through your options and hit the features and limitations to tell you which are ...

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Home Automation Without the Cloud – Offline Home Automation Systems http://24-7-home-security.com/home-automation-without-cloud/ http://24-7-home-security.com/home-automation-without-cloud/#respond Mon, 09 Jul 2018 15:46:23 +0000 http://24-7-home-security.com/?p=4944

Looking for home automation without the cloud? Don't want connectivity issues bringing your smart home to its knees? Stick around as I review the best options for a cloud-free smart ...

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How To: The 34 Best Home Automation Ideas http://24-7-home-security.com/the-best-home-automation-ideas-on-the-web/ http://24-7-home-security.com/the-best-home-automation-ideas-on-the-web/#comments Sun, 20 May 2018 19:10:53 +0000 http://24-7-home-security.com/?p=1362

Smart home (or home automation) technology has been around in a serious way since the 90’s, but it was generally reserved for those with big budgets or for the really ...

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