14 May 2015
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To say that smartphones are becoming pervasive in today’s world would be an understatement. According to the Informate Mobile Intelligence, Americans spend a daily average of 4.7 hours on their smartphones, indicating a huge dependence on these nifty gadgets. It is not hard to see why. After all, smartphones offer almost everyone utmost convenience and mobility to satisfy every need — from communication to entertainment to home security and home automation. With this, use your smartphone for a smarter home with smartphone apps for your DIY security system. Get more mileage from your Honeywell alarm system by using the Honeywell Total Connect so you can monitor your home security through your smartphone.
What are the benefits of pairing my Honeywell Security with my mobile device?
Taking your home security with you on your mobile device will allow you to take charge of your home anytime, anywhere. Protect your loved ones and secure your property. Stay connected. Run an energy-efficient home and save on costs. Do these and more with just a few taps on your phone.
Remotely manage your home security
Arm, disarm, change the settings, or check the status of your alarm system even if you are away from home.
Receive real-time alerts
Get text or e-mail updates on whatever’s happening on your home security so you know when someone in your family arrives home or when an intruder tries to break in and tamper the system.
View through video
See what is going on in your premises on the spot with live video. With an instantaneous view of up to six cameras, have fast access to everything that you need to keep an eye on. All you need is to install these cameras and get the Honeywell Total Connect Video subscription, which can be used with the monitoring service. The Honeywell IPCAM-WO Outdoor Camera for Total Connect Video, valued at $286.67
Track down what matters to you
With Honeywell Total Connect Tracking Services, know the real-time GPS location of family members that you need to keep watch of. For added peace of mind, you can have alerts delivered to you once a vehicle goes beyond the speed limits and geographical boundaries you have set. You can also monitor lost or stolen assets for higher chances of recovering them.
Go for efficiency and comfort with home automation
Lock and unlock your doors, switch on and off the lights and thermostats, and so on anytime you want. This way, you get to come home in a comfortably lit and heated house after a long day at work.
Save on energy costs
With home automation, you also get to reduce energy consumption. You can now turn on and off the lights and adjust the thermostat precisely according to your schedule, keeping unnecessary use at bay. What’s more, you will get to do your share towards saving the earth through this eco-friendly way of life.
How do I pair my Honeywell home security with my iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device?
Take your home security system anywhere you go with Honeywell Total Connect, which comes in four languages—English, Latin American Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, and French Canadian. First, upon getting the Total Connect service from your alarm security provider, secure your online account login from them. You will be asked to indicate your email address on which you will receive your login credentials along with some helpful information. If you are accessing your online account for the first time on a computer, Total Connect works on all the common browsers. In case, you can always check the browser requirements.
For those with video services, install and configure QuickTime player to view streaming video. You will also see menus and options for different functions such as synchronizing data, customizing layout, putting notifications on a pause, and so on. To go mobile, check the top of the page the Information Area, which displays messages and updates. At the right side, you will see four options: My Profile, Mobile Apps, Help, and Log Out. Choose Mobile Apps to download and install the Total Connect app for your Apple or Android mobile devices. Once you have the Total Connect app on your mobile device, simply have your online account login on it. Now, you can conveniently access your home security and manage your home automation using your mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. That’s mobility for you.
Get the Honeywell Alarm System now!
If you do not have Honeywell Security yet or are thinking of upgrading to a new one, the Alarms Systems Store offers a great selection of Honeywell Alarm System kits for your home or business. Choose one among these Honeywell Lynx and Ademco Honeywell Vista kits that will best suit your security needs, preferences, and budget. All of these kits come with the main control panel, backup battery, transformer, a few accessories to get you started, and a one-year parts warranty. Should you need add-ons, these Honeywell systems are expansion-ready so you can easily integrate upgrades even on your own. On top of the low-price guarantee on these high-quality security systems, enjoy free shipping for orders over $199. Moreover, get expert advice from our friendly customer service representatives through our toll-free support.
The Honeywell Lynx Touch L7000 starter kit, valued at $264.95 Once you have installed your Honeywell Alarm System, take your home security up a notch by taking advantage of Honeywell Total Connect, which you can get for as low as $95.40 a year. For convenience, access your Total Connect on your mobile devices and stay on top of your home wherever you are. Nothing is more assuring than knowing that you have the information that you need right at your fingertips. With mobile devices, especially smartphones, becoming an indispensable part of today’s lifestyle, maximize this technology to protect what matters most to you.
Reap the numerous benefits of Honeywell Total Connect — manage your home security, receive real-time alerts and stream live videos, track down your loved ones and valuables, and enjoy efficient home automation — even while away from home. Call Alarms Systems Store now to use your smartphone for a smarter home.