Temperature Sensors Let You Know When There is Trouble

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How does a temperature sensor communicate readings?

Temperature Sensors Let You Know When There is Trouble

With the proliferation of wireless gadgets, inventors are constantly devising new ways to enhance home security -- with temperature sensors, motion sensors, shock sensors and water sensors.

With temperature sensors alone, you can find variety. Just look at the ways temperature sensors communicate readings and alerts to users:

  • Internet. Some sensors alert homeowners to swings in home temperature via the Internet. The homeowners simply needs to install software that enables him/her to connect with the home monitoring system.
  • Phone. Temperature sensors commonly use LAN line phones to transmit readings and provide automated alerts.
  • Monitoring Facilities. Temperature sensors connected to your master home security system will signal a monitoring facility to problems. The monitoring service will contact you and others on your emergency contact list.



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