Is your security company delivering on its promises?

We’ve all heard about homeowners that sign contracts with security companies only to be disappointed and let down by slow response times, poor services, and unfair hikes in fees. Just as with any service-based business, it can be very difficult to choose the best option since you can’t inspect or try them out before signing […]

7 super useful loadshedding essentials for South Africans

As South Africans, we’ve had to overcome a lot and as we continue to overcome challenges and fight the many battles we’re presented with we have to face the reality of our daily lives with grace. One such ongoing battle is load shedding. Whether you’re a business owner, student, or parent – you know that […]

Dome vs bullet cameras – which is better?

When it comes to security cameras, one of the most common questions people have is “what’s the difference between dome and bullet cameras?”. The simple answer is that the only difference between the two is their casings or exteriors. That being said, sometimes a bullet camera can offer benefits that are not specification-related that a […]

Your ultimate guide to SMART HOME security in South Africa

Technology is advancing at a pace that very few South Africans are able to keep up with. We’ve all heard about Smart Homes and Smart devices but, what exactly are these, how do they work, and how can we make use of them? With so many advanced smart home security products and setup options, you […]

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 7 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 […]