Carolyn Heneghan

Carolyn is a nutrition and environmental crusader who loves using and exploring technology almost as much as she enjoys writing about it.

Posts by Carolyn Heneghan

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Pros and Cons to Consider When Switching Home Security Providers

Carolyn Heneghan | May 16, 2018 | Equipment Reviews

When it comes time to make the decision of whether or not you want to switch home security providers, it’s important to know the pros and cons of that decision. Many factors go into the…

IFTTT recipes for home security

3 Handy IFTTT Recipes for Home Security

Carolyn Heneghan | Jan 5, 2017 | Safety Tips

If This, Then That (IFTTT) is an online technology service where users create hacks to streamline different ways of using technology to make it either more useful or more fun. For example, with IFTTT recipes,…

cellular backup for home security

Why Cellular Backup is Crucial to Home Security

Carolyn Heneghan | Jan 5, 2017 | Safety Tips

Cellular backup is a revolutionary alternative to landline connections when it comes to home security. Breaches to landlines can happen, which prevent notifying the alarm monitoring company in the case of a break-in. These breaches…

30 safest cities in Colorado

30 Safest Cities in Colorado

Carolyn Heneghan | Oct 23, 2018 | Focus on Community

CLICK HERE to see the Safest Cities in Colorado- 2015 report! Majestic mountains, rolling plains, and luscious nature are what you’ll find if you choose Colorado as a travel destination or new place to live….

iCAm for home security

iCam Webcam App Contributes to DIY Home Security Trend

Carolyn Heneghan | Jan 6, 2017 | Equipment Reviews

DIY security is a recent trend in home security, thanks to new technology like the iCam app, which turns your mobile device into a webcam used to help you monitor your home. The iCam app…

Pros and Cons to smart home technology

Are Smart Home Devices Worth the Investment?

Carolyn Heneghan | Aug 18, 2014 | Equipment Reviews

When Google acquired Nest for $3.2 billion earlier this year, the deal included the Nest Learning Thermostat, a darling in the smart home world. Before and since, companies leapt at the chance to produce the…

WHy you need good credit for Home Security

The Importance of Having Good Credit for Home Security

Carolyn Heneghan | Aug 11, 2014 | Safety Tips

A good credit score can make it easier to get a home loan, but it can help with even more than that, including helping protect your home. With good credit, a customer may benefit from…

Smart home home automation

Nerd Alert: Smart Home Security Enlightens the Industry

Carolyn Heneghan | Aug 1, 2014 | Equipment Reviews

Imagine a home security system that lets you keep an eye on your pet at home while you’re away on vacation or a business trip. Imagine no more. The future is now when it comes…

how safety affects real estate markets

Why Safety is Paramount to the Real Estate Market

Carolyn Heneghan | Jul 24, 2014 | Safety Tips

The safer a city is, the more successful a real estate agent will be at not only making a sale in that area but at generating the best bid as well. This may be a…

ADT vs. Vivint Installation

5 Steps to Prepare for Your Home Security System Installation

Carolyn Heneghan | Jul 23, 2014 | Safety Tips

You’ve bought a home security system and now it’s time for the installation. While the installer will be doing the work, you can also prepare in certain ways to make sure you get the most…