Home Automation

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Do Fake Security Signs Prevent Break-Ins?

Kaz Weida | Oct 15, 2019 | Home Security
Take a short walk around any neighborhood and you’re likely to see a variety of alarm company signs perched on lawns or decals stuck on windows. It’s become increasingly popular to post warning signs of...
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Reolink Argus 2 Solar-Powered Camera Review

Kasey Tross | Oct 15, 2019 | Equipment Reviews, Home Security

If you’re looking for a solar-powered camera, the Reolink Argus 2 may work for you. It’s got a few bugs, but it’s affordable and easy to set up.

A Guide to the Best Fire Escape Ladders

Hillary Johnston | Oct 15, 2019 | Buyers Guides

To help make your home safer, we’ll cover some of the features you want in an emergency escape ladder and give you our top recommendations for ladders that are worth checking out.

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How to Know If You Live in a Flood Zone

Kasey Tross | Oct 15, 2019 | Safety Tips

Learn the four steps to finding out if you live in a flood zone. SafeWise covers the basics of flood prevention, including where to find FEMA flood maps.

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MobileHelp Medical Alert System Review

Rebecca Edwards | Oct 13, 2019 | Equipment Reviews, Product Reviews, Senior Safety, Service Reviews

MobileHelp offers innovative, affordable medical alert systems to use in your home or on the go. Find out what makes MobileHelp different from other medical alert companies.

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MOTOsafety Tracking Device

Katie McEntire | Oct 11, 2019 | Auto Safety
MOTOsafety Vehicle GPS Tracking Device 4/5 GeofencingCustom alertsRegular driving reports Check Price on AmazonCompare Devices MOTOsafety Pros and Cons MOTOsafety is geared towards teens and their parents, but it’s a helpful device for tracking any...
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The Best Medical Alert Systems

Rebecca Edwards | Oct 12, 2019 | Equipment Reviews, Senior Safety

See which medical alert system is the best to keep you and your loved one safe. SafeWise compared monthly fees and features like fall detection, mobility, and two-way communication.

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Nest vs. Ring Home Security

Kaz Weida | Oct 8, 2019 | Equipment Reviews, Home Security

Which DIY home security system is better? We compare Nest Secure to Ring Home security to see which system protects better for your budget.

The Facts behind True Crime: Is Murder Really a Threat?

Katie McEntire | Oct 10, 2019 | Focus on Community

True-crime podcasts, TV, and movies make it feel like danger is everywhere. Learn the facts behind murder rates across the country.

Bay Alarm Medical Alert System Review

Rebecca Edwards | Oct 13, 2019 | Product Reviews, Senior Safety

Find out if Bay Alarm Medical is the right medical alert system for your needs. SafeWise reviews Bay Alarm Medical Alert prices, plans, equipment, and more.