How to guard your home with Aqara home security system?

by Administrator September 21 2018

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Home automation is a centralized and communicating network that will allow you to manage different systems such as security, heating, automation or home automation devices. Home automation is therefore present in many systems, but its main mission is to simplify the use of the house and its various systems.

We will focus here on the use of home automation in home security with Aqara smart home ecosystem. Smart home will greatly improve the security of your house thanks to the integration of various security devices such as sensor or alarm. So let's start learning how to choose the Aqara smart home products to build the home security system.

1. Aqara Hub + Motion Sensor + Door and Window Sensor 

With Aqara’s smart hub, motion sensor and door and window sensor, you can arm your home before going out or going to bed. If motion is detected or the doors and windows are opened, the Hub will locally sound an alarm and send a notification to your smart phone or tablet.

So we know, when the alarm mode is on

If

The doors and windows are opened

Or

The motion is detected

Then

The Hub will sound an alarm

And

A notification will be sent to your smart phone

2. Aqara Hub + Wireless Mini Switch + Motion Sensor

With Aqara’s smart hub, wireless mini switch and door and window sensor, you can turn on the alarm mode when you leave the house by the wireless mini switch or automate the alarm mode when no motion is detected for a while (timer setting). Then one touch turn off the alarm mode when you go back home.

So we know, when you leave the house

If

There is no motion detected by the sensor for a time (timer setting available)

Or

Double touch in Aqara switch

Then

The hub’s alarm mode will be turned on

And

The hub will sound a start tone

And

A notification will be sent to your smart phone

When you go back home

If

One touch in Aqara switch

Then

The hub’s alarm mode will be off (time setting available)

3. Aqara Hub + Wireless Mini Switch + Motion Sensor

With Aqara’s smart hub, wireless mini switch and door and window sensor, you can turn on the alarm mode when you leave the house by the wireless mini switch or automate the alarm mode when no motion is detected for a while (timer setting). Then one touch turn off the alarm mode when you go back home.

So we know, when you leave the house

If

There is no motion detected by the sensor for a time (timer setting)

Or

Double touch in Aqara switch

Then

The hub’s alarm mode will be turned on

And

The hub will sound a start tone

And

A notification will be sent to your smart phone

When you go back home

If

One touch in Aqara switch

Then

The hub’s alarm mode will be turned off (time setting available)

4. Aqara Hub + Wireless Mini Switch

With Aqara Hub and wireless mini switch, you can set the hub as a doorbell and paste the wireless mini switch beyond the door or gate, when someone touches the button of the mini switch, the doorbell(Hub) rings.

So we know, by setting the Hub as a doorbell

If

One touch in Wireless Mini Switch

Then

The doorbell(Hub) will ring

5. Aqara Hub + Wireless Mini Switch

With Aqara Hub and wireless Mini Switch, you can freely turn off the Hub’s alarm mode.

If

Double touch in Wireless Mini Switch,

Then

The Hub’s alarm mode will be turned off.