While you’re away, thieves could be planning to attack your home and ruin more than your vacation. If your home is being cased, would-be thieves may notice that the lights come on at the same time every day and figure that they’re on a timer.
“With new smart lighting technology and home automation packages, homeowners now have the ability to maintain full control over how a living space is illuminated, even while no one is home. Brighten multiple rooms or dim lights from the other side of the city or the other side of the world with an app on your smartphone, or invest in a smart home system that alternates lighting on a schedule,”
Read more: http://www.communityadvocate.com/2016/08/04/top-tips-for-keeping-your-home-safe-when-youre-on-vacation/