During the holidays we all have so much on our minds, from presents and gatherings to our paychecks and vacations. With all of this going on in our minds, we are also surrounded by an abundance of festivities which can generally take our minds off of the things that are most important, like our safety. Everyone is so busy celebrating the holidays, that they generally forget to make sure that their homes and their families are protected from intrusions and other concerns.
Here are the top ten gadgets which can help protect your house and your family.
LG Smart Security Solution
This tops the list, due to its high-tech functionality powered by ADT home security. This device, unlike most others, can multitask. It has a built-in speaker, a microphone, a motion tracker, and a camera as well. The best part of all? All of these features can work simultaneously to give you the most comfortable and worthwhile experience.
This device is also rather affordable, at just under $200. You can find it on Amazon.
Skybell HD WiFI Video Doorbell
Holidays can generally mean lots of gatherings and parties. This naturally means that you might be entertaining a lot more than usual. While you’re busy with all of these guests, getting the door every ten minutes can become a hassle. This doorbell allows you to see who is at your door just by looking at your phone. This not only helps you in terms of answering the door, but it also keeps you safe, and helps you to eliminate the risk of opening the door to a burglar.
This device also stores data, so you can view people who pass by or come to your door when you are not home. All you need to do is to login on your phone and go to the storage.
You can buy this on Amazon for just under $180.
Kwikset Kevo Smart Lock
This can be best paired with devices such as the Skybell. This gadget allows you to access your house from your smartphone, key fob, or even just a key. It helps you keep your home safe from intruders, and ensures that only those you wish to share your key with can enter your home. If you’re not home but have someone at the door, you can even share the key with them electronically, at least for a short period of time.
This device can be found on Amazon for $229.
Kuna Light Fixture
This gadget helps you look at whoever is at the door before you answer it. You don’t need to look through a peephole when you can just use this device. It also helps in terms of the fact that the camera is extremely subtle, and cannot be detected by outsiders. This helps you ensure that you can catch and record any potential intruders, thereby helping to eliminate the risk of a break-n.
You can get this for $158 on Amazon.
Nest Protect Fire and Carbon Monoxide Detector
During the holidays, fires are more common due to the lighting and the festivities. In order to eliminate such risk, limit the damage that can be done by them, and also to ensure safety inside, this is the best gadget for you. This highly sensitive fire and CO detector helps warn you when there are unusually high temperatures in certain areas of your house, or any changes in the atmosphere in terms of toxic gas concentration.
Order one now for $99 on Amazon.
Securifi Almond 3 Smart Router
This is a really cool gadget that helps you in terms of not only outdoor security, but also in terms of the security of your internet. It ensures that you are warned in case of any potential attempts at hacking. It also helps you block your WiFi instantly in case any hacking is detected. Some households have their alarms and security systems linked to their own WiFi, which makes it easier for intruders to hack into the security system by getting access to their data through the WiFi router. This gadget helps eliminate such a risk.
You can get one on Amazon for $149.
Schlage Lock Company’s Z-Wave Touchscreen
This is an incredibly cool gadget that pairs up with Alexa, and can store up to 30 different personalized user codes at one time. It has a built-in alarm system that has three alert settings. Featuring a touch screen keypad and a lock cylinder, it looks sleek too. It is battery operated, and can be connected to a home automation system, as well as the internet or your phone. You can even lock or unlock your door remotely using your smartphone and this gadget.
This is available on Amazon at around $150.
Samsung SmartThings Home Monitoring Kit
This device is one step ahead of all other devices. It helps you keep your house safe, and can also switch off appliances remotely. In case you ever leave any electronic devices on at home, or you want to switch something on or off from afar, this device helps you do just that. With the added benefits of home security and the convenience it brings along with it, this device is an excellent investment this Easter.
You can get one now on Amazon for $205.
Vivint Outdoor Camera
This outdoor camera from Vivint home security gives you an array of useful features for your home security environment. The smart clip feature records whatever is happening outside your household, and gives you timely notifications regarding any and all updates on your smart devices. You also get the added feature of motion sensors facilitated by infrared capabilities for the perfect night vision.
Kamtron Wireless Security Camera
This camera helps you access your camera’s view any time, no matter where you are. It is easy to set up, easy to camouflage, and featured exceptional HD video quality as well. You can even use this feature on your phone by quickly setting up and connecting the gadget in order to access the video feed from your screen.
This gadget is available on Amazon for around $60.
These are some options to keep you and your family safe this coming holiday! Hope you found them useful. Have a happy Easter!