Your smart home should use these home automation components
Your Vivint professional will help you build your system so that it’s the right system for you and your home. You can go ahead and include home automation devices, like smart thermostat and smart appliances, that make your home more efficient. Then add in items that help you feel more secure, like CO detectors and flood detectors. Finally, incorporate security system devices, like glass break sensors or an outdoor camera.
You can manage every component of your smart home with the user-friendly command center. Set schedules or develop unique zones that keep your house at just the right level of comfort. Or get the Vivint App on your mobile phone to manage your home automation system on the go. With Vivint’s home automation products, you can:
Check if you left the door unlocked
When you have smart locks, you can lunlock or lock your doors from anywhere. Get alerts on your smartphone when the kids walk through the door. Assign guests a one-use key code with the Vivint App. Know if all the doors are locked at night without getting up from bed.
Maintain the right temperature at home with a smart thermostat.
Program your HVAC run more efficiently at night or when you're away. Remotely lower the temperature to be at the perfect temperature when you walk in the door from work.
Have the garage door open when you are in the driveway.
See if your garage door is closed or get notifications if you leave it up on your way to work. Raise the garage remotely for deliveries, so they don’t stay out on your front patio. Then lower the door after the delivery to keep your packages hidden until you get home.
Use smart lighting technology to [[stop wasting energy|increase energy efficiency|save on electricity.
Create energy-saving lighting schemes that enhance your daily tasks. Set up lighting to the ideal level to minimize TV glare or become night-lights. Program routines with your mobile phone to turn lights on and off, so you always look like someone is home.
Operate your surveillance cameras within the mobile Vivint App.
Your Vivint App lets you manage your with the same home automation technology. Get phone notifications when your cameras notice unusual movement. Watch HD streams or record short video clips in case you need them later. Or chat with guests using the 2-way talk functionality.
Program your alarm system to run at specific times.
With the Vivint App, it’s simple to set up your home security components to Control your system from your phone to let in visiting family or friends. And review your phone notifications any time a sensor detects something suspicious.