Your smart home begins with these home automation items
Your Vivint agent will help you design your system for your family. You can choose to include home automation products, like smart appliances and smart lighting, that create a more efficient house. Then start using devices that help protect you and your family, like smart locks and a garage door sensor. Finally, incorporate security system devices, like glass break sensors or an outdoor camera.
You can control every device in your smart home through your easy-to-use command center. Create schedules or develop custom zones that keep the temperature and lighting just right. Or get the Vivint App on your smartphone to control your home automation system on the go. With Vivint’s home automation components, you can:
Check if you left the door unlocked
With smart locks, you can lock your doors with just your phone. Receive alerts on your phone when your kids get home. Send contractors a temporary key code through the Vivint App. Check if any doors are unlocked at night without leaving your bedroom.
Keep your home’s temperature just right with a smart thermostat.
Program your heating and cooling system to minimize energy use when you're asleep or out of the house. Remotely adjust the thermostat to be at an ideal temperature when you arrive home from work.
Set up the garage door to automatically open when you drive up the driveway.
Monitor if your garage door is closed or receive notifications if you forget to close it on your way to work. Open the garage remotely for large packages, so they don’t stay out on your front porch. Then close the door once they're inside to keep your delivery secure until you get home.
Utilize smart lighting technology to [[stop wasting energy|increase energy efficiency|save on electricity.
Set up efficient lighting scenes that enhance your day-to-day routine. Set lighting to the ideal level to minimize TV glare or set up night-lights. Set schedules with your phone to turn on and off the lights, so it looks like your family is at home.
Control your indoor or outdoor cameras using the powerful Vivint App.
Your Vivint App helps you control your security using the same home automation technology. Get phone messages when your cameras detect unusual movement. Watch high-definition feeds or record short video clips for later. Or chat with delivery people with the 2-way talk functionality.
Set up your alarm system to run at specific times.
With the Vivint App, it’s simple to schedule your home security devices to Control your system from your security app to let in out-of-town guests. And review your phone alerts if a sensor is triggered.