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Brianne Sandorf
Brianne Sandorf
Brianne has a degree in English and creative writing from Westminster College and has spent 5+ years writing professional, research-based content. Before joining Reviews.org, she wrote for ASecureLife.com. Her pieces and quotes are published across the web, including on Stanford's student blog and Parents.com. Hobbies include wearing a seatbelt, wearing a life jacket, and keeping her arms and legs inside the ride at all times. Contact her at brianne@reviews.org.
Amazon Echo Review 2020
Read our Amazon Echo review to see how it compares to Google Home. We’ll cover price, equipment, automation, installation, and frequently asked questions.
Ring Pro 1080p Review 2020
Find out if the Ring Pro 1080p video doorbell is worth throwing down a few more dollars. We’ve reviewed features, pricing, automation, and installation.
How to Set Up Amazon Alexa
Not sure how to set up your Echo? Don’t get too frustrated. We’ll walk you through it step by step with help from Amazon’s recommendations. Get your new smart assistant set up quickly and easily.
Brinks vs. Vivint Review
Brinks and Vivint are very different from each other, so they’re difficult to compare. In this article, we do the comparison work for you to help you decide.
Scout vs. SimpliSafe Review
Which is better, Scout or SimpliSafe? We walk through features, pricing, automation, installation, and customer service to help you pick between the two.
What Is Wireless in Home Security?
Wireless home security technology continues to improve. Depending on your needs, a wireless system may be a better choice for you over wired. Find out how this technology works and if it will suit your needs.
Google Home Review 2020
Read our Google Home review to see how it compares to Amazon Alexa. Includes subscription info, compatible smart home devices, and user reviews.
Identity Theft Report: The Cost of Your Identity on the Dark Web
Find out how much it costs to become you. See the places where your identity is most likely to be stolen, and what you can do to prevent identity theft from happening to you.
Funlux Camera Review 2020
Funlux cameras are cheap, but are they worth it? Find out if Funlux's price point is a fair trade-off for the low performance with our review of Funlux surveillance systems.
Alarm.com Smart Thermostat Review 2020
With so many smart thermostats on the market, how does the Alarm.com Smart Thermostat measure up? See if its features are good enough to help automate your home.
Blue by ADT Review 2020
In 2020, ADT created a new DIY system. But does Blue by ADT address the gaps that ADT doesn’t cover? At Reviews.org, we think yes, it does. Find out more about this new DIY offering.
What Is Home Security Monitoring?
What is home security monitoring, anyway? Does it cost money? Can you do it yourself, or do you need to outsource? Let’s dive into the nitty-gritty details.
Can Burglars Disable Alarms By Cutting Cables?
Some burglars cut wires before breaking into homes with wired security alarms. Learn how to prevent this from happening to you.
7 Tips to Secure Your Basement Windows
These seven tips explain how to secure basement windows and window wells to create a safer, more secure home. Read to learn more about securing basement windows.
Google Nest Protect Review 2020
Find out if Nest Protect can keep your home safe. Read tech specs, pros and cons, and home automation integration info for this smoke detector/CO sensor combo.
Best Garage Door Security Tips
Garage door security measures protect one of the weakest points of your home against intrusion. Read to learn more.
5 Ways to Protect Your Sliding Door
It shouldn't be easy for strangers to just slide into your house. Here are some thoughts on how you can stay safe with a sliding door.
Best Carbon Monoxide (CO) Detectors
Read our list of the best CO detectors available that will fit your needs. Includes pros/cons and product tech specs to compare.
5 Best Motion-Detector Cameras of 2020
If you need a better sense of what’s going on in your home, check out our top motion-detecting security cameras. We give you the best options for keeping an eye on your home.
Cox Homelife Review 2020
We go over the features of Cox's security system, Homelife, in this review. Check out prices, plans, and more.

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