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

3 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 3 Areas Where You Need A Smart Sensor

Creative Smart Home Tricks

Smart homes provide many ways to make your life more convenient and functional, but if you are just using your devices at the base level they’re set up for, you’re missing out on some opportunities to truly personalize your system for your needs. Use a light module to control decorative lighting- The holiday season might be over for this year, but that doesn’t mean you … Continue reading Creative Smart Home Tricks

Treat Yourself To A Smarter House

Still deciding what’s on your grown-up wish list this season? If you’re looking for the perfect purchase that is a little bit practical but also cool and fun, a few smart home elements might be just right for you. It may feel like you are treating yourself but you’ll also reap the benefits for years to come. What Makes A House Smart? Smart houses have … Continue reading Treat Yourself To A Smarter House

Stay Cozy Without Paying A Fortune

It’s a well-known fact that winter brings  debate to households in cold climate: the great thermostat debate. If you’re a chilly person, you want to be able to keep your home cozy and comfortable. If you’re a frugal person, you want to be able to keep your energy costs down. These two desires  don’t necessarily have to be at war. Find a compromise and try … Continue reading Stay Cozy Without Paying A Fortune

Reasons To Invest In Home Automation

Home automation can seem like a huge and maybe even extravagant investment to make. Many features of home automation can save you money in the long run in addition to adding to the convenience of your life. Home Automation is an investment worth consideration to help you maintain your peace-of-mind. You are a busy person. Work and home responsibilities and everything in-between fills up your … Continue reading Reasons To Invest In Home Automation

You Might Need An Amazon Echo For Your Smart Home

You may have seen commercials advertising the Amazon Echo where people address “Alexa” and ask her to respond to questions in a home. Voice control has been around in smartphones for a while, but Alexa takes it to another level. What would you use the Amazon Echo for? Well for one thing, you can optimize the use  of your home security and smart home devices, … Continue reading You Might Need An Amazon Echo For Your Smart Home