Announces Google Home Integration

Users can now ask Google to ‘secure my home’ with’s latest voice-control integration.

TYSONS, Va. — homes now have the ability to use voice commands with their Google Home to control their smart security systems.

Users will be able to arm and disarm their security systems by speaking to the Google Home device. Users have the option of requiring a four-digit PIN to disarm the security system.

Other abilities include unlocking doors, checking the status of devices, changing the temperature and controlling whole groups of devices such as lights.

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Since the beginning of the year, the Google Home has been severely lacking in the integration department compared to the Amazon Echo. However, Google has announced a slew of new integrations over the past few months and most recently at its 2017 I/O developer festival.

Perhaps these recent integrations will help sway more consumers into purchasing voice assistants.

Examples of Voice Commands for Google Home:


“Okay Google, ask to arm the security system.”

“Okay Google, ask to open the garage with (PIN).”

“Okay Google, ask is the security system armed?”

“Okay Google, ask to switch on the office lights.”

For more commands and information, check out this blog post.

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Steven A. Karantzoulidis is the Web Editor for Security Sales & Integration. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a degree in Communication and has a background in Film, A/V and Social Media.

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