Top 10 SMART devices every South African should try

Not only will setting up a smart home make your life more convenient but, it will also boost your home security, something which South Africans simply can’t say no to. If you don’t know what a smart home is, it’s time you catch up with modern tech and give your home and life an upgrade! […]

Create the ultimate smart home with smart wall plugs

Smart wall plugs are one of my personal favorites when it comes creating the optimal smart home ecosystem. They are essentially the only smart device that can bridge the gap between smart devices and regular ones. From a security perceptive they can replace light timers and switches and help you make it look like someone’s […]

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South Africa’s best WiFi IP security cameras reviewed

Whether you want to keep an eye on your kids while you’re at work or, monitor your home security from anywhere in the world, smart cameras are the cheapest and, the best way to do it. If you have any other smart devices in your home (such as smart bulbs or smart plugs), a smart […]

South Africa’s top 5 smart home LED light bulbs

If you don’t have a smart home ecosystem or, have never bought or, used any smart devices, a smart bulb is the best place to start – guaranteed. Whether you’re using an iOS or Android mobile device, you can pick up a smart LED bulb, easily set it up and, have your very first smart […]

10 ways to boost your home security in 10 minutes or less

With such high security expenses, you’d think we’d make the most of our existing home security systems but, you’d be surprised at just how many people are doing it all wrong. From blocked motion sensors to incorrectly positioned cameras, here are 10 ways to boost your home security in 10 minutes.

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Tourist safety in South Africa – a comprehensive guide

Educating yourself on crime and personal safety in South Africa – specifically on what types of crimes are commonly perpetrated against tourists and locals – should be one of the most important parts of planning your trip to South Africa. While Johannesburg has the highest crime rates among the nine provinces, crime is rife throughout […]

ADT’s Special Offers – Home Security Basics

With South Africa having one of the largest private security industries in the world, when it comes to finding a security company to protect your home and family there are no shortage of contenders. I will discuss a few practical aspects that you need to consider when choosing a security company in South Africa below. […]

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Security and Safety Precautions when Selling your Home in South Africa

With so many property scams and attacks on real estate agents and homeowners safety when selling your home has come under the spotlight. Under normal circumstances you would not let any strangers into your home. Allowing people to have a look around your home increases the chances that your home will be targeted for crime. […]

Safety precautions when travelling to South Africa

This is a complete guide to the safety precautions you need to take when travelling to South Africa. It is intended to guide foreign students as well as tourists and business travelers. Whether you’ve enrolled at a flight academy to pursue your dreams of becoming a pilot or, are attending one of our many great […]

10 Safety and Security Precautions for People who Live Alone

Living on your own has countless numbers of perks but it also means that you have no one waiting for you to arrive home, no one to check to see if you’ve arrived home and no one to raise the alarm when you don’t arrive home or when something suspect is happening. It is therefore […]