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.

Three Trends Shaping Home Security and Automation in 2018

The home security and smart home industries change every year. 2018 will surely bring even more changes and adaptations to the industry. Guardian pays close attention to industry trends to make sure that we bring both new and  long-time customers the best, most reliable offerings possible.  The following three trends have been growing throughout 2017 and will likely be guiding forces in 2018. The Service … Continue reading Three Trends Shaping Home Security and Automation in 2018

Top 4 Home Security Changes in 2017

Smart home security is a highly evolving field and some significant updates happened in 2017. Smart home technology and automation have continued to be an important and growing part of home security in the past year. Companies like Amazon and Google have been a part of driving some tech advantages for security providers over the past couple of years.  At Guardian we strive to grow … Continue reading Top 4 Home Security Changes in 2017

Help Protect Yourself From Porch Pirates

You may have heard more recently about a new kind of thief called Porch Pirates. These thieves steal packages from your front door, which has become easier than ever because of the popularity of online shopping. Companies like Amazon have taken precautions to prevent this; they now send you a picture of your package on your porch at delivery. They’ve also introduced a controversial program … Continue reading Help Protect Yourself From Porch Pirates

How Cameras Make Your Holidays Easier

Video cameras for surveillance and home security can be valuable. A 2013 study from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte found that visible video surveillance was an effective deterrent for convicted burglars. Deterring a burglar or catching one in the act is a huge benefit of security camera devices, but they can also make your life much more convenient –particularly when you’re very busy … Continue reading How Cameras Make Your Holidays Easier

How Simple Notifications Add Serious Convenience to Your Life

To make sure your system is working for your personal needs, you can set up notifications so you know what’s going on in your home.  There are a variety of alerts or notifications you can set up so that you can stay on top of what’s going on at your home every day. If you have a smartphone, you’re probably used to getting a ton … Continue reading How Simple Notifications Add Serious Convenience to Your Life

Use the New Dashboard at MyGuardianHome.com

At Guardian we are constantly working to make sure that our customers experience both convenience and effectiveness with their smart home security. Reliability is key. Experience is key. Having secured homes for more than 65 years, we also understand that user-friendly technology is more important than ever before.  One of our most recent updates in this area includes changes to MyGuardianHome.com, the web portal customers … Continue reading Use the New Dashboard at MyGuardianHome.com

7 Things You Can Do in Your Online Account

Have you ever logged in to your online account at customercare.guardianprotection.com? If you haven’t yet, you might not know all the helpful information you can find there. If you are a first-time user, fill out the form under “New to Customer Care” to create your login. Here are some things that you can do online. Test your system– It is recommended to test your system … Continue reading 7 Things You Can Do in Your Online Account

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