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Ecobee vs Nest, and why I like both

This is not an A to Z review of the Nest or Ecobee. Other sites have done that, and maybe I’ll even do it in the future too. This is a comparison of what I like and dislike about both products, and why it makes choosing one over the other a tough decision. Over a year ago, I purchased and installed a Nest thermostat in … Continue reading Ecobee vs Nest, and why I like both

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Kuna – Front Porch Security Camera Review

The Kuna security camera is my favorite solution for security around the perimiter of my homes. I own Dropcams, Nestcams, Ring Doorbells, and have owned and returned a Canary Security System, but of all the cameras I’ve tried, Kuna is by far the best. I’ve never owned a traditional security camera system. The whole category was relatively new to me when I purchased my first Dropcam. … Continue reading Kuna – Front Porch Security Camera Review

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Wink Relay one year later, Pros & Cons

One year later, I have three relays. Two in my primary home, and one in my secondary home. Here are the pros and cons after living with them for a year. Pros: Very attractive on the wall. One of mine sits next to the Nest thermostat and looks great. Dedicated software and hardware buttons for everything that Wink Supports Easy way to setup a “Hello” and “Goodbye” … Continue reading Wink Relay one year later, Pros & Cons