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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9 Holiday Travel Safety Tips for Your Next Getaway

Carolyn Heneghan | Dec 14, 2018 | Safety Tips
The holidays are a popular time for travelers. However, the wintery weather and extensive travel time can present certain safety hazards that you should be aware of before taking your trip. Here are 10 tips...
Keyless Door Locks

How Keyless Door Locks Can Fit Into Your Lifestyle

Carolyn Heneghan | Mar 24, 2015 | Equipment Reviews

Modern technology, particularly mobile devices, takes keyless door locks to the next level. They may sound like a futuristic feature that is out of your budget, but trust us – these are affordable locks that…

wearable technology to keep you safe

3 Safety Wearables to Protect You in an Emergency

Carolyn Heneghan | May 16, 2018 | Safety Tips

While you probably feel safe at home with your security system, that feeling of protection may not extend far from your front door. Wearable technologies can help offer you that sense of security no matter…

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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…

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….

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…

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…

How to avoid getting pickpocketed

Top 5 Safest Places to Travel

Carolyn Heneghan | Jul 10, 2014 | Safety Tips

Travelers should always be on guard when exploring a new or foreign place just as much, if not more, as they would at home. Some cities and countries are particularly threatening when it comes to…

Safest Cities in KY

50 Safest Cities in Kentucky

Carolyn Heneghan | Oct 23, 2018 | Focus on Community

Boasting everything from 500 horse farms and Civil War battlefields to famous Bourbon Country distilleries and the natural, scenic beauty that comprises the rolling foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Kentucky is not a destination to…