Alexia Chianis

Wanderlust junky and mom of two, Alexia is a former police officer and U.S. Army Captain who draws on her experiences to write about a myriad of safety topics.

Posts by Alexia Chianis

Control4: A Powerful, Fresh Approach to Home Automation

Alexia Chianis | May 2, 2016 | Equipment Reviews

The smart home industry is booming. And as you’d expect, security giants like ADT, Honeywell and AT&T all offer automation in addition to traditional security services. But a company based in Salt Lake City, Utah…

8 Ways to Stay Safe in a New Neighborhood

Alexia Chianis | Jul 29, 2014 | Safety Tips

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 11.6 percent of Americans changed residence during 2010, and an average of 40.1 million Americans move each year. Whether you’re prepping for a move across town or across the…

What is a Smart Home and How Does it Support Green Living?

Alexia Chianis | Oct 14, 2014 | Equipment Reviews

Every day, people from all walks of life start enjoying the numerous benefits a smart home offers. Money savings and convenience top the list, but smart home owners can also feel good that their home…