Tips to make your family holiday worry free

28th January, 2016

It’s that time of the year, time to take that much deserved break you were waiting for all year, and the last thing you need to worry about is the safety of your home. Thanks to smart home technologies like Pert, help is just a click away. You can now holiday worry free and keep an eye on your home, from any part of the world. Here are just a few tips that will help you get a peace of mind while on vacation:

  • Keep an eye on your home with smart home security

Video monitoring technology will change the way you secure your home. With the help of  smart camera, you can keep a vigilant eye on your home when you’re away. These camera’s can easily be set up anywhere in your home, without the need of a computer,so you can stream live HD video directly to your smart device, wherever you are. With the cameras motion sensor, you get notified every time there is movement in the room, in real time.

  • Make your home look occupied

A sure shot way of keeping intruders away is making your home look occupied, and you can do this in smarter way with the help of Pert home automation systems. Schedule the lights and/or home entertainment systems in your home to turn on after sunset or at random times to make it look like there are occupants in your home. You can do this and more with the help of the time scheduling feature on the Pert app.

  • Control energy usage

There’s nothing more disappointing than coming home to an escalated electricity bill after a relaxing vacation. To make sure this does not happen, you can keep a tab on the energy usage of your home from the Pert app while you’re away, and make necessary adjustments to the lights and appliances that need not be left on. Simple things like turning off unimportant switches will significantly reduce the energy consumption of your home.

  • Stay informed

Be updated about the activities in and around your home by entrusting a reliable neighbor to keep you informed about the same. With the help of smart video monitoring devices and your home automation system, you can sit back and relax on that much needed vacation.

Interested in making your home a smart home? Simply contact Pert and let us handle the rest.

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