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New Year & New Products

As 2016 draws to a close, the MAXIMUS Smart Security family cannot wait to share what’s in store for smart home technology in 2017! This past year has brought many product updates and developments with our current line of smart security lights – and next week we will be unveiling an exciting announcement at the 2017 Consumer Electronic Show. The Consumer Electronic Show (CES), is held in Las Vegas each year and most commonly where next-generation... read more

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Happy Holidays from MAXIMUS!

Happy Holidays from the MAXIMUS team! Along with making sure your home and gifts are safe, don’t forget you can send holiday greetings through the MAXIMUS Smart Security Light. The smart light’s message playback on detection feature will allow your guests to be greeted with a warm welcome, such as “Happy Holidays!”. We hope you and your family have a safe holiday season and a happy New Year! read more

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Keep Your Home Safe & Enjoy Your Holiday Vacation

Last week, we discussed ways to keep your home and packages safe during the busy holiday season. This week, we’ve provided the following tips/reminders for best home security practices if you’re away on a holiday vacation or visiting your family and friends Hold Your Mail and Newspaper: You can request to have your mail held at the post office for up to 30 days. This is a free feature that can be done online so... read more

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Keep Your Gifts (and Family) Safe this Holiday Season

With the holiday season in full swing our lives are consumed with office parties, shopping and vacations. All of these things tend to put home security on the back-burner leaving your home vulnerable and susceptible to beak-ins while you’re away, but studies show that property theft increases during the month of December. On top of that, it seems like each year more people are resorting to online shopping for gifts, but 23 million people have reported their... read more

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Install your Maximus in Under Twenty Minutes!

  DIY home projects can be intimidating at first, and add something with wires? Forget it! The Maximus Smart Security Light is different — you really can install the outdoor surveillance camera all by yourself in under twenty minutes. The Maximus Smart Security and Companion Lights are as simple to install as any other smart light or light fixture – just take down your old fixture and mount the security light to your existing junction... read more

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Happy Thanksgiving from MAXIMUS

This Thanksgiving, we are thankful for our customer loyalty and support! Our main priority is to keep our MAXIMUS family safe, so if you’re traveling this year, make sure to utilize your Smart Security Light for optimal smart home security while you’re away. The holidays can be a targeted time for crimes as most people are away visiting loved ones. With all of the holiday bustle, home security typically becomes lower on the priority list,... read more

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Black Friday Sale

  Enjoy Black Friday shopping from the comfort of your couch this upcoming Thanksgiving weekend. This year,  the MAXIMUS Smart Security Light will be available for a special price of $149 at bestbuy.com from November 24 – 26. The holidays are the perfect time to invest in smart security and outdoor surveillance as packages and gifts are stolen from front doors at an alarming rate. Protect your home while traveling to visit loved ones and... read more

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Give and Get the Gift of Smart Security This Winter Wedding Season

Thinking of the perfect wedding gift for such a special occasion can be stressful and preparing a wedding registry can quickly turn into mindlessly scanning kitchen supplies and decorative items. Here’s one tip for both guests and couples to keep in mind: The best gifts are the ones that truly impact your day-to-day life, and an even better gift is one that protects loved ones. Whether you are creating the registry or shopping for the... read more

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Surviving Daylight Savings With Outdoor Lighting

Love it or hate it, it’s almost time to fall back again. This means when you wake up your clock will be an hour “earlier.” If you’ve ever wondered why we turn our clocks back, the answer is unclear. There is talk that it came from World War I, others say that it could have been Ben Franklin’s idea! Whatever the reason, someone always shows up late on Sunday. On a more serious note, with... read more

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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween from your friends here at MAXIMUS! Halloween can create some great memories, but it can also become dangerous if you’re not careful. Follow these simple safety tips to ensure you and your family stay safe this year. Decorate costumes and bags with reflective tape or stickers and, if possible, choose light colors. Choose face paint and makeup whenever possible instead of masks, which can obstruct a child’s vision. Have kids carry glow sticks... read more