Technology has advanced so that home automation is available to everyone. Touch screen key pads, programmable thermostats and applications that can be controlled from your smart phone. Receive text messaging and notifications when your system has been armed or disarmed. Customize your notifications to only the ones you want to see. If your thermostat has dropped below a certain temperature or receive an alert when the kids come home from school. Add cameras to you systems and see what is going on anytime, anywhere on your smart phone's app.