Your home security system already does so much for you; protecting your family, home, and possessions. But it can do much more. With the addition of some easily installed devices, your security system also becomes the heart of a home automation system.
Z-wave wirelessly connects and controls devices in your home. You can select from the wide variety affordable modules to add convenience and automation features that in the past were only available in high-end, high-cost home automation systems.
You have many options automating home lighting. For plug-in lamps, simply plug a Z-wave module into any outlet and then plug the lamp into the module. There’s also a Z-wave wall switch that replaces your conventional light switch.
There’s even a Z-wave LED bulb that just screws into any existing fixture. There are options for standard and incandescent lighting, and several of the modules offer the ability to dim the lights.
Easily replace your existing exterior deadbolt locks with attractive wireless, remote-control locks. Your security professional can program your alarm system to work in concert with the lock. You can also use the six-button keypad on the lock for keyless entry. Z-wave locks add security and peace of mind. When you arm your system at a night or when you leave in the morning, the alarm system can tell the door to automatically lock. Now your alarm system doesn’t just warn you when someone tries to break in; It plays an active role in keeping intruders out.
The same plug-in module used to control lights can also be used to control many appliances or other electrical devices. If it is plugged into a wall socket, then you can turn it on and off remotely via your security system
Your security system can also save energy with the addition of a Z-wave thermostat. Create customized schedules for every day of the week, turning the temperature up and down at the desired times each day. You can also have the system programmed to automatically adjust the thermostat when you leave or arrive home. The thermostat works with all standard heating/cooling systems and heat pumps.
This Z-wave device lets you integrate garage door control with your security system, allowing you to open and close the door remotely as well as check the status of the door.
Total Remote Control
If you can do it from you system keypad, you can so it via the app on your phone, tablet or computer. It’s the ultimate in remote control. Never worry again about whether you locked a door or armed your security system. Check the status from wherever you are. Lock your exterior doors and close the garage whether you’re in the living room, bedroom, or from across the country.
To remotely access interior or exterior cameras. View live images, record video or access video clips via you or app on your phone or tablet, or any internet-connected computer. It’s the ultimate remote control. Never worry again about whether you locked a door or armed your security system. Check the status from wherever you are. Lock your exterior doors and close the garage whether you’re in the living room, bedroom, or from across the country.
Home Automation Favorites
Take the convenience of home automation to the next level with the favorites feature. Program several Z-wave devices to work together with a single tap on the app or your keypad. Create multiple favorites for different activities or moods. Lock doors, dim lights, adjust the thermostat, and more, all with one tap or touch with your smartphone.
The Automated Home
Home automation features are now affordable with Z-wave modules. They let you create a customized home automation system that adds both convenience and security. And all of these remarkable features are made possible through your existing security system.
Contact Elera Business Solutions at 813.563.5372 or firstname.lastname@example.org to talk about how you can add automation to your home or business.