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EATEL launches HomeIQ security and home automation service

GONZALES, LA – EATEL has introduced HomeIQ, the smarter security and home automation service that allows you to connect with your home quickly, conveniently and from anywhere. With this service, residents in Ascension and Livingston can control their security system and smart home devices on any mobile device through one convenient app and website. The company plans to offer HomeIQ℠ in surrounding areas in the near future.

“HomeIQ is much more than security, it’s automated peace of mind,” said Scott Thompson, EATEL’s President. “HomeIQ keeps you connected to your home like never before. Using their smartphone, parents can monitor their children while they are away, homeowners can reduce energy costs by remotely adjusting their A/C and lights, and family members can let friends and others into their house remotely using HomeIQ’s smart door locks and garage door controllers.”

With EATEL’s HomeIQ, the modern conveniences of security and home automation are quick and easy. From any internet-connected device, one mobile app and website lets you:

  • View and record live camera footage in and around your home
  • Arm/disarm your security system
  • Lock/unlock your entryway doors
  • Open/close your garage door
  • Adjust your thermostat and lights
  • Receive instant text and email alerts

“Offering HomeIQ security and home automation service to our customers is a natural addition to our product mix,” said Scott Thompson, EATEL’s President. “EATEL has an 80-year history of connecting Ascension and Livingston residents, and HomeIQ is another way we’re helping our customers stay connected to what’s most important.”

About EATEL

EATEL was the first company in Louisiana to provide TV, Internet, and telephone services over an all-fiber network that offers a broad array of integrated digital services. In 2015, EATEL launched its newest service, “HomeIQ,” the smarter security and home automation service that allows customers to connect with their homes quickly, conveniently and from anywhere. Founded in 1935, EATEL is currently celebrating 80 years of service as a business leader and the premiere telecommunications provider in Ascension, Livingston and East Baton Rouge Parishes.