Tagged: Homeowner

Interesting to people who own a home or condo

Alarm System Activation

In this video, I complete the activation of my JAQX system by installing the keypad and hub into their permanent locations. I also call JAQX customer support to activate monitoring. ***LIMITED TIME OFFER*** ►►Free...

How to Plan a Security System

How to Plan a Security System

In this video, you’ll see the process I used to determine where I need sensors for my new alarm system. The drawing tool I used is http://draw.io. It’s free and runs in your browser;...

Reolink Argus

Reolink Argus for Neighborhood Hero

World’s First Wire-Free Battery-Powered 1080p Weatherproof Smart Camera Reolink Argus is a completely wireless security camera that connects via WiFi and records to a MicroSD card when it senses motion. In this video, I...

Installing Motion Sensors

Installing Motion Sensors

This video shows everything you need to know about wireless motion sensors that are part of the JAQX Smart Home System. I conduct a bench test, an installation test in my basement and kitchen,...

Installing Window and Door Sensors

This video shows how to set up the wireless window and door sensors (a.k.a. contact sensors) of the JAQX Smart Home System. I show you how I installed these sensors on four doors around my house...

JAQX Smart Home Unboxing and Bench Test

This video shows how to set up the components of the JAQX Smart Home System. It includes a bench test that demonstrates the home security alarm features and a couple of included Z-Wave home...

Vertical Pallet Herb Garden

Sure, I’ve done a few pallet projects. Who hasn’t? Anyone can disassemble a pallet, harvest the lumber, and make stuff from it. But this project was different. I challenged myself to find a way to...

Amish Pergola Kit

If you don’t have the tools, skills, or time to build your own pergola from scratch, you can buy an Amish pergola kit on the Internet and save money by assembling it yourself. In...

Smart Pool Water Chemistry Monitoring

I’ve owned a pool all my life and I know the hassle of keeping it balanced and looking good. It’s very important to continuously keep an eye on pool water chemistry or you could...

pHin smart pool monitor

pHin Smart Pool Monitor

I’ve owned a pool all my life and I know the hassle of keeping it balanced and looking good. So when I first learned about the pHin smart pool monitor in 2015 during a...