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Drones May Be The Future Of Smart Home Security

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When we speak about smart home security, we envision an across-the-board solution that will act as a hermetic shield against burglars.

The good news is, developers and engineers are constantly working towards achieving this goal.

In this context, the use of drones when it comes to improving smart home security is an idea that could make room for exciting new possibilities.

Ready to learn more?

Smart Home Security Innovation with a Twist

Our family’s safety is worth more than anything.

This is why smart security is a top priority for home automation. So far, several innovations in the industry are being planned for the near future:

  • burglar alarms equipped with high-intensity lights to cause disorientation
  • automatic lights system to make a house look inhabited
  • smart sensors to detect attempts of fence climbing
  • smart devices to leave chemical marks on burglars for fast identification
  • drones chasing intruders while recording video

Many of the above are still prototypes. However, home security drones are scheduled to hit the international market next year.

The technology focuses on a major benefit – user privacy. With flying drones at your disposal, your home will get video surveillance on an as-needed basis.

If you’re curious how exactly drones could improve your home security in the close future, learn more about this pioneering product developed in the Sunflower Labs headquarters.

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What’s There to Know about the Sunflower Home Awareness System?

Just like a sunflower is photosensitive to sunlight, the Sunflower Home Awareness System is responsive to various sensors.

Let’s take a closer look at how it all works.

You place the Smart Lights all around the patio and they’ll record any suspicious or unexpected motion.

Smart Lights have double functionality:

  • Provide solar-powered illumination for your property
  • Gather motion, sound, and vibration data

Once the sensors detect a presence that does not follow the usual patterns, they ‘summon’ the drone and send you notifications via an app.

You won’t get a dozen alerts a day – the app learns the routine activity flow around your household and only reports the atypical occurrences.

Nor will you need pilot skills, as the quadcopter device flies automatically to the spot that needs intervention.

The drone is placed in a weatherproof case that has a retractable door. Also, you can have it fly around for 15-20 minutes if needed.

The flying camera is regularly deployed only for a couple of minutes and also recharges automatically.

To top all that, the camera is suited for night surveillance. That’s thanks to its high-resolution infrared light.

What do you think a burglar will do once they see the drone buzzing above their head? It’s not hard to guess: they’ll leave your property to try and limit their exposure to the camera.

Instead of a Conclusion

Expected to hit the market next autumn, this new smart home security system will provide access to a 360º look of your property.

The best part is that you’ll be able to not only spot the action but also take action. Instantly.

Moreover, you can connect the Sunflower system to other smart home security devices to boost the functionality of your residence.

At LockRite, we strive to incorporate the best technologies as well to make life easier, and more secure.

For further details, make sure to contact us and revisit our blog. Also, let your friends know about the latest security news by sharing our posts on social media.

Smart Home Security – What It Does besides Keeping Thieves at Bay

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Contrary to popular belief, a smart home security system can do more than just scare away potential burglars. Its efficiency and flexibility allow you to:

  • Reduce home insurance costs
  • Save money on energy bills
  • Keep track of your kids

Didn’t imagine so many things were possible, did you?

In this article, we’re going to discuss each one of these benefits in more detail so that you can truly see what a smart home security system can do for you. 

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1. Lowered Home Insurance Costs

No, this is not just some wild guess. Investing in a smart security system means you are saving money on insurance costs.

How so?

Well, the safer a home is, the less money homeowners will have to pay to insure it. It’s as simple as that. You might even land a deal that offers you access to premium offers for a significantly discounted price.

Thus, you pretty much get two layers of security for a very decent price.

2. Budget-Friendly Energy Bills

How would this work? Can a home security system actually save you money on energy bills?

Well, it can, but only if it’s a smart home security system.

For instance, a smart security system can be programmed to turn the lights off in a room if it detects that nobody is there.

That can save you money over the years. After all, leaving the lights on accidentally is not a rare occurrence.

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Another example is how these systems allow you to control the cooling and heating unit with your smartphone.

Thus, even if you forget to turn the heat off when you leave, you can easily do it with a few taps on your mobile’s screen.

Apparently, even smart alarm systems can notice when the temperatures get too high or low.

That will alert the system, which will, in turn, adjust the thermostat.

3. An Easy Way to Keep Track of Your Kids in Your Home

We know that this is the kind of thing that would interest most of you. But is it actually doable?

Yes, it is. For example, you can set up the system to let you know when your kids come home. That’s a smart way of making sure they stick to the schedule and are not late.

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You can do that by giving your kids a specific PIN number and checking what time the PIN is used to enter or leave the home.

Also, a smart home security system can send you screenshots or alerts on your smartphone when your kids get home. 

Moreover, it can give you the chance to use sensors and monitor electronic appliance usage. This way, you know if your children are doing their homework or watching TV. 

Interested in Getting a Smart Home Security System?

That’s something we can help you out with. We offer quality smart alarms and locks that will surely keep your home safe.

Of course, they’ll also improve your life in more ways than one.

Be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook as well to find out about any new updates in the home security world.

Remember to share this article with your friends, especially if they have kids of their own.

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