Smart homes are becoming all the rage, with many homeowners making use of AI voice-controlled technology, such as Alexa and Google Home, to control various smart devices around their homes. Often, you can also use your smartphone to control these too, whether adjusting your smart thermostat, turning off light bulbs, or setting up and watching your home security cameras.
The remainder of this blog post will signpost how you too can make your home a smart home, joining the trend and increasing the efficiency of your home.
Install a smart thermostat
Firstly, if you currently do not own a smart thermostat, then you’re missing out. This handy piece of kit allows you to adjust the temperature of your home from a voice-controlled device or from your smartphone.
You can also set a target temperate with your home adjusting to this throughout the day, saving you money, and increasing the energy efficiency of your home. If you have air conditioning installed, your smart thermostat can also be paired with this, allowing you to keep your home cool during the hot summer months.
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Second, you should consider installing smart lighting. Often, these bulbs are super energy efficient and controlled via voice command or through a dedicated app on your smart device. This allows you to monitor what lights are on and off in your home, turning these off with the touch of a button to help you save energy.
Make use of other smart home devices!
Finally, to create a smart home experience, you need to make use of other devices. For example, connect speakers, security cameras, sensors, home security systems, and other devices together for the true experience. If you do it right, you’ll feel like Tony Stark on a daily basis. And let’s face it, that’s pretty cool.
Don’t forget the importance of security systems either, helping to protect your home from crime, keeping you and your loved ones safe.
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