The Latest in Surveillance & Smart Locks

As you prepare for the holidays, your home should be prepared, too. We’re not talking about Christmas lights – although there’s nothing wrong with a little holiday cheer. Home deliveries were already on the rise pre-pandemic. With more deliveries on the road and the...

How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

October is National Energy Awareness Month, a federal day that recognizes the importance of building optimization and the efficient management of energy resources. Just as renewable resources are on the rise, a growing array of newer products and technologies is...

Why You Should Renovate in the Fall

Humans are seasonal creatures, especially here in the Midwest, and there’s a reason so many homeowners prefer to get their renovation and remodeling projects done in the fall. So much of the year is spent thinking about what we want to do outside. But when that...

New Home Construction Is Getting More Automated

As home technology becomes more widely accessible, new homes are being developed with a full array of built-in technology. This shift is happening quickly. Almost a third of all homes reportedly had some smart home technology in 2018 – but more than half will by...