5 Places You Need A Smart Sensor

People often don’t think about smart sensors, though they are an essential part of any home security system. If you do think about sensors, you probably only think about their use on exterior doors and windows. Sensors are extremely versatile and relatively affordable, so it’s always good to think of other ways to put smart sensors to use in your home. Door from your home … Continue reading 5 Places You Need A Smart Sensor

Guardian Cold Weather Guide

When temperatures drop, the way you manage your home changes. In the middle of your busy life, it can be hard to remember what changes you need to make with the weather, but no fear! We’ve compiled a list of things to keep on your list if the temperatures are below freezing in your neck of the woods. Temperature Managing Energy Costs is a Priority … Continue reading Guardian Cold Weather Guide

Be a Good Host in Your Smart Home This Holiday Season

Over the holiday season you may have friends staying in your home while they visit. Seeing those who live far away can be very enjoyable, but being a host during the already busy holiday times, can add some extra stress in your life. If you have a smart home, it’s likely that you take advantage of the conveniences smart devices can add to your life. … Continue reading Be a Good Host in Your Smart Home This Holiday Season

Use Your System To Help Balance Work and Family

With a million things going on in your life, it can be hard to find a good balance between all the things you have to do for work and all the things your family needs. A smart home security system can help you minimize the stress of everyday life so that you can stop wasting time on the little things and have more time for … Continue reading Use Your System To Help Balance Work and Family

Temperature Control as the Weather is Changing

Setting your thermostat to a temperature and never changing it isn’t really an option as the weather changes in fall. If you live in an area where the weather is very variable between summer and fall, it’s even more important to have a strategy in place for this time of year. It’s not just your comfort at stake, either, because the routine temperature of your … Continue reading Temperature Control as the Weather is Changing

How Environmental Monitoring Helps Keep Your Home Safer

We frequently talk about our monitoring center because great monitoring is an essential aspect of home security. Did you know that your home can also be monitored for environmental factors? When combined with security monitoring this can help improve the safety of your home even more. With Guardian, there is no additional charge for environmental monitoring; it’s included in your monthly cost. All you need … Continue reading How Environmental Monitoring Helps Keep Your Home Safer

Be Prepared for Hurricane Irma

When extreme weather strikes, Guardian Protection Services wants to help ensure that our customers are as safe as they can be. Hurricane season is just one time of the year where extreme weather can affect your home and family. For those who live in areas affected by Hurricane Irma, there are some things you need to know about Guardian and your monitored Guardian security system.  … Continue reading Be Prepared for Hurricane Irma

Preparedness Month: Being Prepared with Guardian

Most of being prepared for an emergency or natural disaster is about planning and being ready just in case. This is why the theme for National Preparedness Month this September is “Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can.”  Ready.gov describes the goal of this year’s preparedness month by saying: “We are all able to help first responders in our community by training how to respond during … Continue reading Preparedness Month: Being Prepared with Guardian

Keep it Cool Without Breaking Your Budget

As temperatures rise across the country, it can be tempting to blast the air conditioner all day, every day. This move could cost you hundreds of dollars and it just doesn’t seem worth it despite how uncomfortable your home becomes. Instead of choosing between spending a lot of money or being toasty all summer long, take some proactive steps to keep your home cooler. Block … Continue reading Keep it Cool Without Breaking Your Budget