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Five Reasons to Make Your Summer Party Co-Host

Jun 29, 2018

Next time you host friends and family for a summer cookout, enlist some hi-tech help from's smart home security technology.
There's a Smarter Way to Irrigate Your Lawn

May 15, 2018

We've integrated connected irrigation controllers from top manufacturers Rain Bird and Rachio into our smart home platform, enabling you to remotely control and monitor your irrigation from your app.
Do You Know What's Going On Out There?

Jun 23, 2017

You're almost asleep when you hear it: a distant crash from your front porch. A raccoon? Or some other prowler? Get to the truth with smart home security.
Four Discreet But Effective Front Yard Security Features

Jul 19, 2016

For most homeowners, the front yard is a challenging area to keep secure. How do you keep intruders out, but also maintain your curb appeal? Here are four ways to improve security without spoiling your home's most public area.
You Should Smarten Up Your Yard This Year

Jul 01, 2015

Thinking about your next big yard project? Give the landscaping a rest and add some Smart Home technology instead. It could be your yard's most remarkable feature.