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Home Security Systems Reviews 2016

Home Security Systems Reviews

The security industry is highly competitive, from local mom and pop companies to international giants. It is a relatively easy industry to enter, but a very hard one to offer a consistently great product and service over time, especially with new technologies being released every day. It has become difficult to keep up with all the changes and wrap your head around the latest and greatest house alarm offerings. With so many to choose from and so many things to consider, how do you know which home alarm system is right for you? Our home security systems reviews cover the top contenders and bring you our findings in our regularly updated reviews... Read More »

Arlo Reviews: Among the Best DIY Security Cameras

You get ready for work and head outside to your car. You hop inside and see that someone has broken into it overnight. The new stereo system you just installed this past spring is gone, along with your GPS and iPod. This is not the best start to your day. Thankfully, you installed Arlo and have all the footage recorded so you can catch the criminal. Arlo is a lone security camera that works both... Read More »

Best Prescription Pill Reminders so You Never Miss a Dose

We've all been there—we get so used to our regular routines of taking our vitamins and other daily medications that sometimes we slip up without even thinking. We take something twice, or we don't take it at all. For some of us, missing a dose of our medicine isn’t a big deal, while for others, it can be life threatening. Remembering to take all of your medications... Read More »

Best Fireproof Safes: SentrySafe vs Paragon vs First Alert vs Honeywell

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You’re a cautious person, so you have you and your family’s passports, social security cards, birth certificates, and some family heirlooms in a safe. These items may be safe from intruders, but are they completely secure from damage? If the items are valuable enough to lock in a safe, they are valuable enough to protect in a fire. That’s why we’ve chosen the best... Read More »

iCamPRO Deluxe: Light Bulb Camera Review

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Thomas Edison’s got nothing on the innovators at Amaryllo. In the name of science security, Amaryllo has developed a truly wireless camera that screws into—and is powered by—your everyday light socket. Blown away? Yeah, so were we when we came across the iCamPRO Deluxe at ISC West. Seriously, nothing like it exists on the market right now. It’s the only ... Read More »

Best Dash Cams Under $200 and What’s Worth Paying For

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Dash cams are quickly becoming a popular preventive measure for drivers around the world—rightfully so, with the current distracted driving epidemic. In 2014, over 431,000 people were injured, and 3,179 were killed in accidents involving distracted drivers. And these are just the incidents reported with injury; countless more fender benders and minor collisions happen every day. A dash cam can ... Read More »

Best Security Lights for Outside Your Home

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UNC Charlotte’s Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology conducted a study of over 400 incarcerated burglars to uncover what motivates them and if there were any specific deterrents that they encountered. One of the most commonly mentioned deterrents was a lack of hiding spots available on well-lit properties. After reading this study, I’ve been looking for a decent flood light ... Read More »

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