How to Protect Your Home Automation System from Cyber Threats

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Learn our tips for safeguarding your connected home from hackers

In 2019, dozens of homeowners joined forces to file a class-action lawsuit against Amazon Ring for lax security measures that allowed hackers to take over smart video cameras and doorbells. Hackers used their illicit access to threaten and harass people inside their homes.

Unfortunately, cases like these have risen alongside the growing popularity of smart technology and home automation systems connected to the vast Internet of Things (IoT). Hackers who gain access to your smart home can control your connected devices, harass your family, and steal personal data over your home network.

What can you do to protect your Passaic, NJ smart home against hacking and cyberthreats? We have five tips below.

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New to Home Automation? Begin With These 3 Smart Tech Systems.

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Learn our recommendations for automated systems that are perfect for beginners

Smart technology and home automation systems are all the rage these days — and not without good reason. Automating routine tasks in your Morris County, NJ home saves you time and hassle throughout your day-to-day life. Home management becomes a lot more convenient when you can use a smartphone app to adjust the lights, shades, climate, music and more in any room without moving an inch.

If you’re considering adding smart technology or automation to a new construction home, remodel, or retrofit, you may be wondering where to begin. We’ve compiled a guide to the technologies that are fantastic for smart home beginners. Smart lighting, security, and climate systems offer user-friendly controls and scalability to let you grow at your own pace. Keep reading to learn more!

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A Guide to Navigating Your Savant Home Automation System Like a Pro

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Learn how to quickly access and customize rooms, scenes, settings, and more

With a Savant home automation system, you can access your entire Bergen County, NJ home in the palm of your hand. The Savant Pro smartphone app contains all the devices, services, scenes, and rooms in your Savant home. Below, we’ve created a short guide to navigating some of the app’s primary features so that you can gain a better understanding of what you can do to create a unique, personalized experience in your smart home. Read on to learn more!

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Explore All the Ways to Control Your Savant Home Automation System

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Savant makes home management as easy as pressing a button or issuing a voice command

A good home automation system is designed with its end-users (you and your family) in mind. The purpose of home automation is to simplify the process of accessing, managing, and using your home technology — not replace your existing control devices (like remotes and apps) with an equally complicated device.

Savant designs all its interfaces with you in mind. You can use one or multiple devices to easily find, organize and use everything in your connected home. And with so many options available, everyone in the family can control your Savant home from the device they feel most comfortable using. Keep reading to learn all the ways you can control a Savant home in Westchester, NY.

 

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HOW CAN A HOME AUTOMATION SYSTEM SHAPE YOUR DAILY LIFE?

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OPEN YOUR MIND TO THE POSSIBILITIES OF SMART SOLUTIONS FOR YOUR SHORT HILLS HOME

Smart home automation is designed to make everyday moments at home more comfortable for you and your family. You can integrate your home’s audio, video, lighting, climate, shades, and security into one system and manage it all with the touch of a button. The possibilities of what and how you control your spaces are limitless.

Are you curious about what you can do with smart technology in your Short Hills, NJ, home? We’ll walk you through a day of living with a home automation system.

 

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3 Things You Should Know About Home Automation

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Begin Your Smart Home Journey Well-Informed and Prepared

You might have heard of smart home automation in the past, but maybe you weren’t quite sure if it was right for your own living space. The concept can seem a bit daunting or futuristic, but smart homes are more popular than ever before.

A smart home automation system for your Franklin Lakes, NJ property can elevate your daily life in a variety of ways, from added convenience and security to comfort and luxury. Want to learn more about this investment for your home, and how it can benefit every aspect of your lifestyle? Keep reading below to have your top questions answered as you start on your automation journey.

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