Home Awesomation

Hidden Camera Ideas – Protect Your Family

On the control monitor, you see them look directly at you, furrow their brow, squint, and move closer. They’ve noticed the lens shining in the nose of the teddy bear not-so-inconspicuously positioned on the mantle. Now your hidden camera has been disconnected and your bear needs a nose-job. Let’s move away from such obvious ways

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pest peephole camera

The 10 Best Peephole Cameras – Keep Your Family Safe

Maybe you’ve had a package stolen, or maybe you want to be able to speak to someone on the other side of your door without opening it at nighttime? Maybe you’ve got to leave your kids at home but want them to be able to check to see if it’s okay to open the house

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smartthings compatible cameras

SmartThings Compatible Cameras

SmartThings is a brand of home automation hub that aims to centralize your smart home. Instead of having many different devices that operate independently and don’t talk to each other, SmartThings aims to tie all these devices into one system – making it easier to setup, manage and use. Cameras are just one type of

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motion lights for stairs

Motion Activated Stair Lights – Keep Your Kids Safe

If you’ve ever had to go up or down the stairs in the dark, you were probably closer to a major accident than you may think. According to the National Safety Council, staircase & stairway accidents are the 2nd leading cause of accidental death in the US, leading to about 12,000 deaths per year. In

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japanese kitchen gadgets

5 Must See Japanese Kitchen Gadgets

If you were lucky enough to live in the Land of the Rising Sun or even just visit, you know just why Japanese cuisine is world-famous. Sadly, not everyone is able to spend the time or money to experience it for themselves. Fortunately for those who haven’t had the opportunity, you can bring authentic Japanese

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home automation ideas

7 Awesome Home Automation Ideas

As technology advances, it becomes more and more involved in our daily lives. While the internet and automation used to only be for engineers & techies, the new generation of smart devices has made it easier than ever to put these innovations to work, starting at home. By making our houses “smart”, we can make

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