The modern world is rough and looking after your belongings should be your number one priority! So what are some interesting ways to look after your property and belongings when you aren't at home?
The alarm system has always been a long-time favourite, it's known for attracting attention and deterring burglars and thieves as well. Alarm systems have advanced since they were first implemented. First it started with opening door detectors, it then moved on to heat and motion sensors and now the alarm system can notify the police that there may have been a break in. The alarm systems of today are all incredibly smart interconnected tools. You can be looking at your security camera from home or from another location over the internet. It's all very special stuff, and nitigates the whole use of big butch men on or around your premises. You are you own security guard.
Now we are in the era of home automation, and security systems can now be controlled over the internet and through your computer, but what are the best apps to use if you are thinking of implementing home automation?
Depending on what kind of security system you have installed in your premises you will most likely need a different application. Quite a lot of the apps on the app store are brand specific applications. For instance, an alarm.com app works with alarm.com enabled devices and DSC alarm monitor app works with DSC alarm systems.
Some great apps are things like the Bluetooth Door Opener which allows the iphone to open doors, gates and access control devices. Having the ability to open a gate or door via your phone is a great idea, essentially making your phone a key.
There are lots of great ways to keep your home and personal belongings secure, just check out the app store for good ideas.