As smart home devices become more ubiquitous and affordable, people are working to retrofit old homes with new technologies.
Purchasing a smart fire alarm system is easy enough, but it could be a challenge to install and maintain it in a home with aging or outdated wiring, for example.
For now, many systems require a strong cabled internet system to work properly. That could change, though, as 5G networks become more prevalent and smart home technologies are able to work wirelessly without latency issues.
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