Your vacation home is meant to be your secret oasis and your special home-away-from-home. But if going to your vacation home means leaving behind your customized smart home network, then it suddenly doesn’t feel so special, does it? It’s time to bring your vacation home up to speed. Here are 4 reasons why your vacation home should be smart:Read More
Do you plan on traveling this summer? Are you nervous about what could go wrong at home while your away? We compile our TOP 5 things you could do to avoid coming home to a water logged disaster.Read More
Add Z-Wave Functionality to Home Devices with FortrezZ MIMOliteRead More
Dog Left Home Alone, Floods Entire HouseRead More
Homeowners in qualifying states who install smoke, entry and water monitoring devices have the opportunity to earn multiple discounts on their home insurance.Read More
Commentary: Are smart home hubs the VCRs of a Blu-ray age?Read More
We are welcoming dealers and security installers, April 5-7, 2017 to Interoperativity Wall @ Z-Wave Alliance Booth # 26065 to view our Indoor si Outdoor Water Valve units, Flow Meter and Sensors.Read More
FortrezZ Water Damage Prevention on Display at the Carrier Cor Booth, CES 2017Read More
Come and see FortrezZ Water damage prevention motorized Water Valve and the smart Flow Meter on display at CES Show, Las Vegas, January 5–8, 2017; Z-Wave Alliance Booth #20900, LVCC, Products Interoperability Wall. Ask Steve for a Demo!Read More
Being prepared and informed may help you to avoid the messy and often expensive issue of frozen pipes. The American Red Cross provides information and suggestions around how to prevent water pipes in the home from freezing, and how to thaw them if they do freeze.
As temperatures cool down and fall is in full swing, most homeowners have one thing in mind: preparing for winter. Winterizing a second property is important as well, as winter weather can wreak havoc on vacation homes. Whether it’s running the water to make sure the pipes don’t freeze or inspecting windows to make sure that ice has not cracked them, winterizing your home can be an arduous task, but it’s worth doing to ensure that your home stays safe and that you’re saving money as temperatures drop and snow falls.
But what happens after you leave for the winter? That’s where smart home tech comes in. Z-Wave powered smart home gear can make it easier for homeowners to prepare for frigid temps and monitor their property to mitigate any potential damage that could occur.Read More
We will be at CEDIA 2016! It takes place September 13-17, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. Come see us at the Z-Wave Alliance booth # 1910. We will be displaying our latest products, including our MIMO2+ I/O module and our Flow Meter. Come check us out!
Interested in having a ‘smart home’? Want to do more than just switch a few lights on and off? Want to save energy and cut down on your electric and fuel bills? Want a higher level of convenience and securityRead More
Here’s a module that should be ideal to bridge your DIY projects to your Z-Wave network.. The Fortrezz MIMOlite is an interface / bridge module, capable of converting a digital or analog voltage input and/or a Z-WaveTM RF message inputRead More