Featured Image, Home Security, Reviews, Security / 24.03.2019

There are lots of situations where we wish we could keep a better eye on the whereabouts of certain people in our lives. We may have elderly parents that still have their driving license but may have medical concerns or memory problems. We may allow our teenage children to borrow the car over the weekend, but can be certain that they are truthful about where they are going. Then there are all those in a relationship that are suspicious that partners may be cheating. So what can we...

Reviews, Smart Home / 07.03.2019

Ecobee and Nest are currently the two most popular and advanced smart thermostats on the market. Both of them, however, come with their unique sets of advantages and disadvantages. If you want to select the correct product, you need to carefully compare their offerings and purchase the one that’s most suitable for you. In this article, we’ll give you a detailed review of Ecobee, a review of Nest, and then we’ll compare the two smart home thermostats. As such, you’ll be able to make an informed decision about which is...

Home Security, Reviews, Smart Home, Windows / 06.03.2019

There is a great appeal in modern properties with big open windows and glass fronts that let in lots of sunshine at the best parts of the day. Many of us still achieve this pleasure on a smaller scale via large patio doors that open into a large living room. These are great features on sunny days when we want the best of the sunshine. However, there can be privacy issues with these large glass areas. These rooms can also get quite hot in the height of summer. That...

Featured Image, Reviews, Safety / 28.02.2019

Radon is one of the most dangerous elements that can pollute the air we breathe and the water we drink. Radon is a noble gas that’s hazardous for humans. It is colorless and odorless, which is why it cannot easily be detected. Consider the following facts: According to the National Cancer Institute, radon is the leading cause of lung cancer and result in 15,000 and 22,000 lung cancer deaths every year. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, radon contamination leads to more deaths on an annual basis than...

Home Security, Reviews, Security, Smart Home / 28.02.2019

One of the reasons that Arlo Cameras have become so ubiquitous to home security is that they have been designed with simplicity in mind. All of these cameras focus more on the simplicity of use and providing the bare minimum in terms of choices instead of ramping up their complexity of features. Developed by NetGear, one of the world’s leading wireless network companies, these cameras offer a wide field of view and have the ability to be installed virtually anywhere. After all, the tagline “Every Angle Covered", perfectly sums...

Featured Image, Reviews / 15.02.2019

A nanny (or hidden) cam refers to a wireless or wired video surveillance camera that can be easily hidden. Some are extremely small and can be attached to ordinary objects at a favorable vantage point. And some are embedded within ordinary-seeming objects such as stuffed toys or clocks. They are usually marketed to parents who want to keep a close watch on their babysitters and kids. However, they can also be used for a range of other purposes. A  nanny cam is absolutely necessary if you leave your kids...

Featured Image, Reviews / 14.02.2019

Do you get really nervous about leaving your pet behind when you go to work? Would you like to keep an eye on your pet at all times? If so, you need to buy a pet monitor. A pet monitor is basically a camera that can keep track of your pet while you’re away. Most are equipped with features like motion detection and GPS tracking. The former sends you an alert on your phone when there’s some sudden movement while the latter helps you locate a pet that happens...

Featured Image, Reviews / 14.02.2019

A car jack is one of the most essential tools for car-owners. You should ideally always keep one in the trunk of your car so you can handle any impromptu car repairs such as replacing tires, accessing the suspension, etc. However, be extremely careful while purchasing a car jack. Its purpose is to lift the car so you can slide under it and get some work done. Consider that any failures in the machine can potentially have fatal consequences. You need to make sure you have the right type of...

Featured Image, Reviews / 14.02.2019

Cats and dogs tend to shed a lot of hair. If you are a pet owner, you are probably aware of how you find fur balls in every corner of the house. Pet hair around the house doesn’t just make it dirty, it can also cause health issues. The presence of pet hair can lead to allergies, respiratory issues, and various other problems as they are usually riddled with germs and bacteria. There are a lot of powerful robot vacuums for pet hair on the market. They come in various...