How to use geofencing with your Shreveport smart home
You’ll enjoy a range of possibilities when operating geofencing with your home security. Before implementing your system, find out specifically what you are able to set up. There is a an unmistakable security boost as you can instruct your system to automatically lock your main entrance, activate your alarm, and even close your garage door as you depart. Conversely, when you return home, you can utilize geofencing to open your garage door, unlock your main entrance, or turn on lights.
You’ll enjoy additional convenience and the opportunity for utility savings along with elevated security. Imagine being able to change your home’s comfort levels instantly based on your location. There’s no point in operating your A/C or furnace at max effort when you’re at work or on vacation. Alternatively, you can have it instantly adjust when you exit and then switch back to your preferred settings as you return.
There are various implements you can operate via geofencing, including:
- Smart thermostats
- Door locks
- Smart plugs and lights
- Garage doors
- Video cameras
- Motion sensors
Want an alternative to geofencing? Set schedules and automations
Along with geofencing, some home security systems allow you to configure automations and schedules. For example, you can order your entrances to secure or outdoor lights to turn on at particular moments every day. You could even have several actions take place at once when you’re turning in for the night. Or you can configure specific “If This, Then That” rules such as disengaging your locks whenever a fire alarm goes off.
Ask Vivint about home security geofencing in Shreveport
Benefit from home security geofencing in Shreveport by turning to the experts at Vivint. Our full-featured smart homes will take your convenience and security to an exciting new level. Place a call today at (318) 612-1329 to personalize your system.