Home Security Articles
Smart Cottage Security with ADT by TELUS
With smart home security options for your cottage, you can keep your second home secured for years to come.
Summer Safety Solutions for Seniors
ADT by TELUS smart home security solutions are tailor-made for helping keep seniors safe at home.
Making the Most of Your ADT by TELUS Home Security System
Take a little time to learn more about your smart system to discover unique ways to enjoy additional security, convenience and cost-savings.
Spring Moving Checklist
Planning a Spring move? Follow our moving checklist, packed with helpful tips and a timeline, you can ensure a smooth and safe move.
Motion Sensors 101: Using motion sensors to protect your home
Everything you need to know motion sensors, including how to use them for maximum protection and peace of mind.
Snowbirds? How to set up a smart home to keep your nest safe.
If you’re a Canadian snowbird, find out how you can set up a smart home to help keep your nest safe while you’re away.
Outdoor lighting: security for your exterior
While a security system can do a lot to keep intruders out, the right outdoor lighting can do a lot to keep problems from arising in the first place.
Remote thermostat: four important reasons your home needs one
Smart home technology that includes remote thermostat sensing, allows you adjust the temperature of your home or a designated area from almost anywhere.
Understanding wireless home security systems
If you've been considering investing in a home security system, the real challenge is in deciding between wired and wireless alarm systems.
The benefits of complete home automation
Complete home automation may sound complex and expensive, but many systems are surprisingly affordable and simple to install.
Help keep your vacation home safer all year round with smarter home security
Our security technology proactively helps to protect your vacation home all year round, both from crime and from everyday problems that arise when you're away.
What it means when your carbon monoxide alarm beeps
If you have a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm in your home it starts beeping, do you know what to do? Would your kids know what to do?
Preventing, Escaping and Surviving a Home Fire
As temperatures begin to drop across Canada and we spend more time indoors, it’s more important than ever to ensure our homes are prepped and protected from the ravages of fire.
Don’t let convenience and price compromise your privacy
Trust ADT to help safeguard your home. Our entire business is security and smart home devices, and our networks are encrypted.
Enhance your home security with an automated light
With home lighting control, you can remotely program your interior lights to come on at any time of the day, or day of the week.
The smarter way to get smart lighting
For smart home beginners, smart lighting is one of the easiest ways to dip a toe into the bright new world of smart home tech.
Home security cameras: see what you're missing
Security systems, like ADT Interactive Services, integrate indoor and outdoor cameras with your home security system.
Common questions about false alarms
As a fire alarm system owner, your role is the most crucial in managing the problem of false alarms.
Why you need a low temperature sensor
Frozen pipes. A flooded home. Costly repairs. Winter's worst nightmare. Discover how a low temperature sensor can offer you peace of mind this winter.
The importance of having monitored smoke detectors
Don't let safety slip your mind. Home fires pose a real threat. Monitored smoke detectors are a vital safety device to help protect your home, family and pets.
Is your home flood-proof?
Over the years most homeowners can expect to experience at least one form of water damage to their home.
Keeping An Eye On The Folks
By the time you get to your job, answer emails and deal with the latest crisis, you realize you haven’t had a chance to check in on your elderly mother who lives alone.
Tools For Fire Preparedness
Most people installing an alarm system want to help protect against burglaries and home invasions.
Enhanced Call Verification Service
Enhanced Call Verification (ECV) enables our monitoring centre to reach you at a secondary phone number in case of a burglary alarm.