Why Contact Sensors Make Your Home Smart

You can give big thanks to Sentry Security and dramatic improvements in home security technology, contact sensors have become a key part of building a Smart Home. This technology continues to improve more and more. Contact sensors were originally designed to catch an intruder trying to enter the home, but with this new technology, this small device can also trigger …

The Smart Way to Light Your Home

Smart Home technology is an entirely new world of home security, and for those who have never experienced this technology, smart lighting is one of the easiest ways to get involved. An off-the-shelf smart LED lightbulb can be controlled through an app, it’s easy to install, and is available for less than $100. Smart lighting is a great investment – …

Four Ways Sentry Security’s Geo-Services Benefit You

Imagine what your house could do for you while you’re not around. Wouldn’t it be nice for you thermostat to set itself to the perfect temperature when you arrive? What if you leave the front door unlocked? Wouldn’t it be nice to receive a notification so you know? With a Sentry Security Smart Home, all of this is possible. Thanks …

3 Reasons Your Smart Home Gets You to Work on Time

With school-age kids, morning routines are guaranteed to be a little hectic. With their back to school schedules colliding with your work schedules, it may add a little extra stress in the mornings. A great way to avoid this added stress is equipping your home with a Smart Home Security system. You’ll be thankful for the few extra minutes you …

Keep Intruders Away by Improving Front Porch Technology

Front porches are very unique spaces – both secluded and social. In the summer, it’s a nice place to sit and chat with family and neighbors, while in the fall, it’s a nice place to sit and enjoy the cool weather and all the neighborhood children’s Halloween costumes. They’re a place for greetings and welcomes, evenings shared, and goodbyes until …

Keep an Eye on Your Entire Home Without Ever Leaving the Couch!

Thanks to our partners from Alarm.com… Imagine this – you’re curled up on the couch after a long week, ready to finally relax, and then the doorbell rings. Is it the kid from next door? A package? More importantly, do you need to get up and answer the door? Our partners, Alarm.com have created an app that brings your home’s …

Forgetful Family? Smart Garage!

Sentry Security’s Smart Home Security system helps you protect every aspect of your home – including your garage. From protecting your car, to guarding your tools, to securing an entry to your home, Smart Home security has you covered. Here’s what we can offer you: Smart Access 70% of Americans use their garage door as the primary entrance to their …

What is Your Security Camera Doing for You?

Small, connected video cameras have been getting a lot of attention lately. Although they’ve become smaller and more powerful, and let you check on your home, but are they really security cameras? If they weren’t installed by a top-notch security dealer like Sentry Security, then probably not. Here’s why: There’s no monitoring service What if there’s a burglary at your …

Lost Your House Keys Again? No problem!

In short, a smart lock lets you open and lock your door without a key. Using a numerical keypad, you’ll be able to open your door using a four-digit user code, so no more worries about losing your house keys! Why is this important in my home? By installing a smart lock, you gain smart access control, awareness, and automated …

Alarm.com’s Apple Watch App

With the release of the new iPhones (and the new Apple Watch), home security lays at your fingertips now more than ever. Our partners at Alarm.com have you covered! They have created an app that extends the power of Alarm.com from your smartphone to wrist, creating new ways to interact with your Smart Home. You can enjoy all the benefits …