Security Archive

In-Depth Review of the MECO WiFi Smart Home Video Doorbell

When someone comes to your door, you might want to know who it is before you answer. Maybe your neighborhood is being targeted by salespeople, or maybe there are missionaries canvassing your neighborhood. Or perhaps you have more personal reasons to avoid a particular person. Peepholes have been available for this purpose for ages. And, in general, they’re a pretty effective solution. But what do …

Review of the Veho Cave Smart Home Wireless Security Alarm System

It wasn’t long ago that getting a home security system installed was a real headache. You had to set an appointment, meet with the vendor, agree on where sensors would be placed, and set a date and time for installation. Then the installer had to run wires through your house, drilling holes in your door trim and turning your front windows into a Terminator-style mess …

Kwikset Kevo (2nd Gen) Bluetooth Smart Lock Review

These days, it seems like everything we purchase has become “smart”. We’ve got smart TVs, smart appliances, and even smart toasters. Today, there’s another smart product on the market – the Bluetooth-enabled smart lock. In a lot of ways, a product like this makes sense. There are several problems we face in daily life that are directly resolved by this deadbolt. Maybe your in-laws are …

Best WiFi (Smartphone Enabled) Video Doorbells 2016

How can a doorbell protect you home? Smart video doorbells offer new and exciting solutions to the age-old challenge of keeping it safe from crime. At one time, you could scare predators away just by pasting a security system sticker on your front door. However, as many homeowners realized, it didn’t prevent your home from being ransacked while you are away, and didn’t add much …

Novi 4-in-1 Home Security Review

Making a decision to either opt for a regular wired security system or the newer all-in-one home security kits (usually wireless) can be hard. It’s in your best interest to learn the differences so you’ll be in a position to make a good calculated decision and not get swayed by the shiniest and newest product. The main thing to note for starters is that wireless …