July 22, 2014

Using Your Security DVR or NVR for Automation

When it comes to home security there are many options out there.  When I was looking for a DVR I wanted a full featured DVR in a small package.  I came across the Techpro Ultimate MiniSeries DVR, this little unit is full featured and is great for automation as well.  It offers D1 realtime resolution […]
January 17, 2014

Home Automation the Easy Way

What is Home Automation? The ultimate goal is to be able to control everything in your home from one control panel. Imagine being able to turn your lights on and off, arm your alarm system, close your garage door, turn on your sprinklers, and set AC temperature without getting up from your sofa. If that’s […]
January 16, 2014


The DVR is commonly used or mostly used as a recording device for Video surveillance, some DVRs have Audio Inputs (almost everyone now days), but your unit also may come with extra outputs to execute actions like turn lights on, unlatch doors, open the garage of your house, etc.These outputs are located in the back […]
February 16, 2012

Residential Security Cameras

One of the most important things you can do for your home in today’s society is to make sure that it is secure. The best way to do this is to install a residential security camera. Your home is an expensive investment, so you need to make sure it is as safe as absolutely possible. […]