Smart home

Top Trends in Automated Home Technology

September 25, 2018
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The automated home is here – it is not a thing of the future. Thanks to Internet of Things technology, you can live in an intelligent home today. In fact, you likely already do to an extent. Something as simple as a smart TV connected to your home’s Wi-Fi technically counts as smart technology. Of […]

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The Smartest of Smart Home Tech Now

September 19, 2018
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The Internet of Things (IOT) and the boost of the smart home tech popularity is one of the most significant tech trends in current times. The huge popularity of the smart hubs with virtual assistants such as Alexa or Google Assistant built in is sparking the beginning of an episode of growth to smart devices […]

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5 Eco Friendly Smart Home Products

June 16, 2018
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Introducing eco-friendly products and behaviors into your household has become a matter of ethics. Do you remember those long gone times when your parents urged you to turn off the lights whenever you exit the room? It was a much simpler time and a habit most kids were taught exclusively to save money on electrical […]

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5 Technologies Your Smart Bathroom Needs

June 7, 2018
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Smart homes have been a topic of much discussion lately. In fact, if you take a look at any lifestyle blog or magazine, you’ll probably see something about these. Technology keeps evolving, and we got to see smart TVs, smart ovens, and even smart refrigerators. But what about the bathroom? It may seem like there’s […]

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10 Gadgets to Help You Turn Your Boring Office into a ‘Smart Office’

March 23, 2018
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The Internet of Things (IoT) gives you the ability to remotely control and monitor various devices by connecting them to the Internet. For example, it can let you remotely monitor your home’s security camera system while you’re away or set the temperature on your thermostat with a smartphone app. Homes that use various IoT devices […]

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Ten Smart Devices That You (Probably) Haven’t Heard Of

March 13, 2018
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It’s 2018, and the concept of a total smart home is becoming more realistic. The connectivity of our lives is similar to something we would have seen in an eighties science fiction film. Technology has granted us otherworldly capabilities, and homes are running safer and more efficiently than ever. You can control locks, lights, music, […]

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How Smart is Your Home? Three Ways to tell it’s time to get in the connected home game

January 25, 2018
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The consensus is in: the smart home is the future. The advantages of the smart home are vast, and it is poised for considerable growth in the near future: IHS Markit estimates that 10% of all homes in the world will be smart home enabled by 2025. A smart or connected home is powered by […]

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Enhance Your Home Security With Automation

December 22, 2017
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You may or may not be the smart homeowner until now. But it is never too late to begin. And you can start with upgrading your home security through the wonders of smart home automation. Security is and always should be the priority when you are thinking about the domestic well being. Today you have a […]

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Top 10 New Home Technologies Everyone Is Getting

December 8, 2017
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Home improvement is a very wide field, with numerous ideas from which to choose. If you are looking to transform your home into a smart home, here are some home technologies that can make the biggest impact. 1. Nest Protect Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Alarm Does your smoke alarm go off at the slightest hint […]

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5 Energy Efficient Tech Upgrades That Attract Renters

November 21, 2017
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If you own or manage a rental property, it can be difficult to find high quality renters who will pay on time and respect your property. On top of that, there is a large pool of other properties that you’re competing with. So, how do you make your property stand out from the crowd? The […]

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10 easy additions to make your home -SMART-

November 9, 2017
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It’s becoming easier and easier for people to start automating their homes with technology. Since there’s not a shortage of companies and start up ventures rolling out products like automated lights, thermostats, and air conditioners, turning a home ‘SMART’ can be a relatively simple process. Keep reading for 10 easy things you can do to […]

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Easy ways of converting your big Texas home into a smart home

November 9, 2017
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Converting your Texas home into a smart home will not only increase the value of your home for future listing in the real estate market, but also give you an opportunity to enjoy the conveniences that come with a smart home. With the rapid advancements in technology, you should consider joining the tech-savvy homeowners who […]

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6 Pieces of Tech that Interact with Your Home & Each Other

August 10, 2017
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Technology continues to change the way we live our lives. Every year we take leaps and bounds forward, and new tech improves yet another facet of our daily lives. It isn’t just convenient either. Tech can transform the way you interact with everything from your friends to your fridge. Take a look at a few […]

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How to Keep Your Home Safe with Technology

June 26, 2017
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If you need to keep your home safe and learn how technology can serve your household, you should know that here are numerous high tech gadgets, apps, and upgrades that can add a measure of safety for every home owner. How do you keep your home safe with technology? Here are just a few of […]

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Getting Started in DIY Automation

June 7, 2017
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In the past two decades, home automation has become a larger field, no longer the realm of science fiction, it now exists in the realm of science fact. The technology and the innovation of home automation increases exponentially with each passing year. The idea that doors open automatically; or the lights went off or came […]

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Home Automation Apps – Infographic

June 6, 2017
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By now, we’re all familiar with smartphones, but what about smart homes? While we won’t soon have anything as elaborate as what has been portrayed in various cartoons or sci-fi shows, we have entered an age where we can control many of our home’s main functions from our phones. Wouldn’t it be most convenient to […]

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Best Smart Home Devices to Get Before You Sell Your Home

March 22, 2017
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Smart devices are more commonplace in homes today than ever before, and it’s because homeowners thrive on technology. In a society where the latest iPhone is discarded within months of purchase when the new iPhone is launched despite the $700 price tag each time, it’s not shocking so many homeowners want all the best in […]

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How Can The Smart Home Help The Smart Grid

November 11, 2016
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The power grid is a†complex piece of infrastructure. Too much power and you get a light bulb blowing power surge. Too little power and you end up with rolling blackouts. There are people and machines working day and night monitoring and metering your electricity supply. They make sure you get the power you need when […]

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Smart Homes destroying the Burglary Industry

November 3, 2016
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Your common break and enter burglar is slowly becoming extinct due to the advent of smart home security devices. According to a study by market research company Park Associates, 50% of North American households will have a smart home device by 2020, with home security devices being the highest priority amongst consumers. The FBI reported […]

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Top 5 Smart Home Tech Solutions

September 19, 2016
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Smart home devices may still be in their infancy, but this trend seems to be growing every single day. There are so many products out there today, so making your home smarter shouldn’t be too difficult. If you decide to do this, make sure you pick only the best devices for your home. In order […]

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