It’s been a few years since we reviewed the Phyn Plus, a decent-sized unit that detects water leaks but requires a plumber to install. While it works great, you may not want to modify your existing water system, or you may be renting a house or apartment where you can’t do so. Enter the new Phyn Smart Water Sensor, a compact device that helps you safeguard your home against water damage in hard-to-reach, leak-prone areas.
Estimated reading time: 3 minutes
With up to two-year battery life, the Phyn Smart Water Sensor can be easily installed by your fridge, washing machine, water heater, sump pump, or other locations where flooding may occur. When the sensor comes in contact with moisture, users will get a text message, a push notification from the Phyn app, and the device will trigger an alarm with flashing LEDs.
“At Phyn, we want to make it as simple as possible for people to protect their homes from the crippling effects and…