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According to a recent survey conducted by Home Depot, nearly 3/4 of US adults are more comfortable traveling if they could monitor the inside and outside of their home with a smart security system. It's easy to install a smart system and feel confident when your home is secure when you head out on vacation, and here to talk us through some simple tips and tricks.
To get started is Home Depot associate Danny Watson, our expert 20 years at Home Depot, that's awesome. Technology has changed the way we interact with our phone, with smartphones, tablets, computers, we can pretty much control any part of our home from anywhere. If you're new to smarter home technology it's pretty simple, and we're going to walk through some steps today and show you just how easy it is.
When you're getting started, first thing you're going to need a hub and a Wi-Fi extender, now the hub is going to be the part that connects all the devices together, and you can choose from this wink hub Google home or other devices, but that's going to tie all of it together.
Next, you're going to need a Wi-Fi extender, they're easy to use and they basically do exactly what makes the Wi-Fi beyond the house, especially if you're going to be using outdoor cameras. Let's look at securing the outside.
Today we've got the quick-set Kevo Bluetooth enabled a deadbolt. What's cool about this? You're able to send a keys to your friends and family when they go to your home and allow them to gain access to your home, and you send it by way of your smartphone, you can allow them to go in and no more to keys, no more running home to let somebody in, and just send them by the way up smartphone and also it has a touch to open app.
You get home, you touch that, no keys, it opens up the ones you want to, exactly seeing here the ring. Let's say I have this one at home, and I love it and it's great, it lets you know when someone's at the door, let's go and see the video on your phone, and you get the motion activated alerts when someone approaches, and you see here and can speak to the person there.
This is really great, if you're expecting a delivery or packages you get alerted the minute they walk up, awesome, it's great, and then next the ring thud like cam, I love this because the way it's built it, you can easily change out your old one and this one, go right in place. It has two-way talk, so you can not only see the person that's on your property, you can also speak with them like 'hey, who's in that backyard.'
Exactly how we're looking at protecting the inside, and here we have the nest cam indoor camera, it has motion and sound alerts when someone enters your home, that's especially great. When you're going on vacation or you're out of town you'll know what's happening inside your house.
Lastly, this is the nest protect carbon monoxide and smoke detector, it's going to send alerts if there's a problem, a possible fire. That's going to make you feel a lot happier to be on top of it, but especially if you're on vacation then you'll be alerted.
This is just a few of our smarter home products, we have thousands more at HomeDepot.com and in the store. Go ahead and check out.