Story- Nina loves to travel and sharing that on social media is equally important for her. She just loves the attention from friends and acquaintances. She posts “A much awaited trip, Caribbean vacation with family”. When they returned, they realized that there was a break-in; cash, jewelry and other personal and valuable items were missing. All the amazing memories from the trip swept away and now it all seem to be a big mistake of not preparing enough for home security. Here are Top 10 Safety Tips for Home Safety while you’re away on Vacation. [···]
Garage Door is one of the primary layers of home security hence it is crucial to understand what the loopholes are, as burglars take advantage of it. Here are some interesting facts about garage break-ins:
- Burglars observe home owners schedule before attempting theft and most likely the thief might be from your neighborhood.
- An emergency release lever has a cord hanging down to be pulled in case of emergency. Thieves use coat hangers to pull this cord from outside and quickly enter the house without being noticed.
- Incidents are reported when thieves break-in to cars, steal garage door remotes and house address information from the documents and then steal at their convenience. Do read our article to know more on this.
- The average break-in costs around $2500.
National Hardware Show 2019 is around the corner! Skylink Technologies sincerely invites you to visit our booth during the exhibition from May 7th to 9th, 2019.
Motion sensors are an integral part of the home security systems. The basic function of a motion sensor is to detect any movement and inform about this through preconfigured instructions. Based on the need and convenience, one can choose how they would like to be informed. Some common examples are switching on the lights, notifications on phone (if it is controlled through an app), alarm beeps or simply through LED indicators. To have the optimum utilization of motion sensors it is important to choose the right sensors as there are so many different types available in the market which caters to different needs. Plus, it is equally important to place them at the right spot. [···]
The IDA Expo produced by International Door Association is a four day annual industry event for technology providers to showcase and feature their products and latest technologies. Held from March 13th to March 16th, the event drew thousands of manufacturers, dealers & suppliers. [···]
Garage Door Technology Reaches New Heights With Skylink NOVA
The NOVA system allows standard garage door openers to connect to smart home systems. Through the SkylinkNet app for smartphones, users can connect to their garage door openers through Wi-Fi. It is also compatible with services like Amazon Alexa. The 12-watt LED light delivers the same brightness as a traditional 100-watt tungsten bulb. [···]
Keep Your Home Better Protected While You Work With Skylink’s ATOMS™ Garage Door Opener
To keep you safer, the Skylink ATOMS™ Garage Door Opener has a revolutionary, patent-pending tamper proof trolly design to prevent forceable entry. It also utilizes Alexa Voice Service for maximum integration into the connected home. While you work, you can ask Alexa or use your smartphone to open and close the garage door to let clients into your home or have packages dropped off in the garage (so you don’t have to leave your desk). [···]
Gift Guide – SkylinkNet Alarm System Starter Plus Kit – SK-250
The SkylinkNet Alarm System is a DIY, self-monitored security system, with no monthly fees or contract. Arm and disarm your alarm system from anywhere with the help of the smartphone app. The alarm system kit is controlled by the internet hub and includes a motion sensor, keychain remote and two door/window sensors. Receive notifications when door/window sensors detect motion. [···]