It’s dinner time. The phone rings and you get up from the table to answer it. As soon as you hear the automated message you realize what happened: some company programmed your number into an auto dialer to attempt to sell you their product. Auto dialers are machines programmed to call certain numbers at certain times. Most people think of auto dialers as annoying devices used by telemarketers to make sales calls. While businesses often utilize auto dialers for sales purposes, they can and should be used for protecting your home.
Auto Dialers in Your Home
In another scenario, it’s Saturday afternoon and you are shopping at the mall with your family. Your cell phone rings and you hear a very different message: your personal auto dialer informs you that your main water line has sprung a leak, and your basement is filling