The smartest security panel in town.

Home security panels haven’t changed a lot over the last 10 years. Sure, some have become small touch screens. Some have changed in shape and size, minimally. In reality, however, most panels are pretty similar. The Guardian IQ2 Security panel is not your average security panel.  It’s slimmer, smarter and more powerful. The IQ2 panel looks and feels like a smartphone, is easy to use … Continue reading The smartest security panel in town.

January is a Great Time To Upgrade

It’s January so you might be thinking about changes you want to make in your life. While many people are setting life goals for finances or health, you should also think about your goals for your home. Whether you received monetary gifts for the holidays or you’ve been saving for the last year, you may have some available funds for improving your home’s security system. … Continue reading January is a Great Time To Upgrade

Use Scenes for 1-Click Automation

The term home automation can be intimidating. Even the phrase “Smart home” might seem like something more complex or expensive than you could handle in your home. It’s not all like the movies, though, most of the smart home industry is just about making your life more easy, convenient and seamless. Not all smart home products live up to this though. Sometimes they can be … Continue reading Use Scenes for 1-Click Automation

What U.S. Based Means for our Customers

Most of us like to think that we are well-informed about the companies whose services we buy. Sometimes, however, by the time we have a question or are in the midst of an emergency, we learn that the person we’re speaking to is in a call center outside of the country, leaving us to wonder what other things we don’t know about their company. This … Continue reading What U.S. Based Means for our Customers

Benefits of an All-In-One Security and Smart Home Solution

It’s easy to get overwhelmed by all the cool gadgets you can get for your home. You could probably make your house smarter and safer with a piecemeal system made up of different devices from different companies—a smart thermostat here, a keyless lock from some other source and a couple of randomly purchased surveillance cameras. If you take that approach, you’ll likely have to install … Continue reading Benefits of an All-In-One Security and Smart Home Solution

What’s In Your “Relax” Scene

Did you know it’s National Relaxation Day? At Guardian, we’re all about giving you the conveniences and peace of mind you need to truly relax.  One of our handiest tools for those trying to relax more often is the Scenes feature in the app. You can set up Scenes for any time of day or activity to automate certain actions with the touch of a … Continue reading What’s In Your “Relax” Scene

Benefits of a Keyless Lock

A keyless lock can provide more than just convenience for your life, it can also help you boost your home’s security. If having a keypad at your door rather than a traditional lock seems like a luxury rather than a necessity, you’d be surprised how practical a keyless lock could be for you. Convenience and Safety- With a keyless lock you don’t have to carry … Continue reading Benefits of a Keyless Lock

How a Smart Home Makes Back To School Easier

It’s time to get ready for your kids to go back to school which means that your life might be teetering on the edge of chaos. With a Guardian smart home, you can take several things off your to-do list anywhere you have your internet-connected smartphone. Sound too good to be true? See some specific ways a smart home could make your back-to-school routine more … Continue reading How a Smart Home Makes Back To School Easier

Day in the Life of a Guardian Smart Home Owner

When you think about what it would be like to have a smart home, do you picture The Jetsons? Does a smart home seem like something that’s out of reach for you and your family? In reality, a smart home can be a way to provide convenience and help keep your family safe.  See what it could be a smart home owner. Wake-up: When you … Continue reading Day in the Life of a Guardian Smart Home Owner

4 Areas Where You Need A Smart Sensor

Smart Sensors are often underappreciated in home security systems. Sensors are very important but they aren’t limited to just doors and windows. Smart Sensors can allow you to personalize your system to help protect certain areas or items so that you know when those areas are opened, whenever they are opened. Here are a couple of areas that can benefit from a Smart Sensor. Personal … Continue reading 4 Areas Where You Need A Smart Sensor