Tag: smart homes

  • The 2017 100 Wrap-Up: 31 Successes.

    The 2017 100 Wrap-Up: 31 Successes.

    Last updated on February 18th, 2024 at 03:27 amSeveral weeks, a few dozen photos and four thousand words later, we’ve finally made it—the Casey Palmer, Canadian Dad 2017 wrap-up, filled with stories aplenty of 365 days spent in my not-so-orthodox life. After wrapping the year up on a quiet note (because two sick children under…

  • August Smart Home Access System

    August Smart Home Access System

    Last updated on February 17th, 2024 at 09:24 pmHow to Let the Right Ones In! I can still remember it vividly: it was a nippy day in January 2000, and I left home in the morning—as I often did—to go write a midterm exam at school. The Mississauga Palmers followed their routine in suit—my brothers went…

  • TELUS | Nest Protect Review

    TELUS | Nest Protect Review

    Last updated on February 17th, 2024 at 09:24 pmThere’s nothing sexy about smoke detectors—we put them in our homes and often forget about them until we cook smoky food without remembering to turn the exhaust fan on or start enjoying our fireplaces with the chimney closed. (That said, you should check your smoke detectors at least once…