abode Offers Professional Installation with HelloTech

Smart security company abode is now offering professional installation through HelloTech, a technology support service available 24/7. In addition to DIY installation, customers can choose to use HelloTech to install their abode security system when they buy their equipment. After, customers will select appointment times and will be matched with one of HelloTech’s technicians nationwide. The cost of professional installation will depend on the size of the security system but will start at $99.

abode partners with HelloTech. Image provided by abode.

Effective February 2019, abode’s partnership with HelloTech is the beginning of abode’s expansion towards customer support and additional services. Not only does HelloTech offer installation of security systems, but also maintenance like improving the Internet speed of connected devices.

“The abode line is a natural fit and addition to the portfolio of smart home installation services offered by HelloTech…The abode system features deep integrations with a large number of products we already offer installation services for, such as video doorbells and smart thermostats, and most importantly, delivers whole home security and home automation in one powerful solution,”

said Greg Steiner, CEO of HelloTech. The added choice of professional installation is part of abode’s larger push to increase customer options overall. In the same vein, abode is one of the only security companies to offer professional monitoring on-demand in addition to 24/7.

As a startup founded in 2014, abode continues to innovate its products and services. In addition to their Essentials Starter Kit, abode unveiled the iota All-In-One security and camera device, which combines two-way audio with sound recognition for smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, a motion sensor, and a base station. “We’re excited for what the future holds, as we work together to help users expand their systems to new connected home device categories and drive interoperability forward for the industry,” said Chris Carney, co-founder and CEO of abode.

Aliza Vigderman

Aliza Vigderman

Aliza is a journalist living in Brooklyn, New York. Throughout her career, her work has spanned many intersections within the tech industry. At SquareFoot, a New York-based real estate technology company, she wrote about the ways in which technology has changed the real estate industry, as well as the challenges that business owners face when they want to invest in property. At Degreed.com, an education technology website, Aliza created digital content for lifelong learners, exploring the ways in which technology has democratized education. Additionally, she has written articles for The Huffington Post as well as her own content on Medium, the online publishing platform. Aliza’s love of journalism and research stems from the excellent Journalism program at Brandeis University. At Brandeis, Aliza interned as a research assistant at the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism, a non-profit “news room without walls”. There, Aliza was paired with an investigative journalist and used academic databases to obtain data on everything from the suicide rates in Bhutan to local Boston court cases. Her last position was as an account executive at Yelp, educating business owners on the power of technology to increase revenue. Throughout, however, her heart remained with tech journalism, and she’s thrilled to be writing for Security Baron. When she’s not keeping afloat of the latest tech trends, Aliza likes to cook, read, and write. A former high school “Class Clown,” Aliza has completed two feature-length screenplays, a pilot, and countless comedic sketches. On her days off you can find her relaxing in Prospect Park, trying the latest flavors at Ample Hills Ice Cream, and spending time with friends and family.

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