News — home automation

5 Strong Benefits of Home Automation
May 24

The simplest definition of home automation is a system that gives you the ability to control and manage the home appliances and lights at a press of a button. Lock your doors or control the house temperature or schedule your lights or monitor your security cameras - home automation system puts these tedious tasks in the background. Take full control over your lighting and appliances using an app on your smart phone or voice commands using a digital assistant.   A lot of people before considering the idea of home automation would think what’s in it for them? This is...

Smart Plugs: The First Step Toward a Smarter Home
May 16

An advanced residence doesn’t have to cost a fortune. Smart plugs are an easy and inexpensive choice to transform dumb home appliances, lights and other electronic devices into smart. Smart because you would no longer need to physically turn them on or off. The total control will be from your smart phone and you would be able to do much more than just turning them off or on. Installation and the use of smart plugs is very simple and easy. However, which one is the best for you could be a little difficult when buying. Here are a few suggestions...

Home Automation Applications
May 16

There are different types of automation systems and home automation system is one of them. This system is used for remote controlling appliances with the help of various smart devices. The home automation system is used for controlling indoor and outdoor lights, air conditioning, televisions, kitchen appliances, home appliances, door locks, garage doors and so on using various smart devices. There are several types of home automation applications. In this article, we are going to talk about four applications that are for home automation.   RF based system: The main purpose of this project is to develop a home automation...

Home Automation Basics
Apr 16

What is home automation? Home automation is a part of IOT - Internet of Things. People are automating devices and appliances at their homes from years but with the invention of Wi-Fi and IoT technologies, home automation has gotten much more advanced. The imagination of making your smart home has now become realistic. The home automation gives you the ability to decide when an appliance/device at your home should react and when? Depending on your personal preference, you can make your device/appliance work through scheduling them. This home automation technology can notify you about events at your home while you...

Smart Home Devices For Apartments
Mar 19

Apartments have limited space and you have rented one. You want to convert it into smart but you are probably worrying about that limited space you have got. Also, Inability to customize your rented residence is upsetting. Indeed, there are very less choices for what you can install. Yet, there are a variety of smart home devices available that will fit nicely in your rented property without having to bother the property owner.   There are a variety of smart home devices that can be used in a rented apartment due to their compact size, simple installation, without damaging or...

Less than $100 devices for home transformation
Mar 19

In the past few years, the popularity of smart home devices has grown rapidly. The reason why these devices have become so popular is the help they provide with everyday problems and life routine at home and work. The best part? Most of these devices are pocket friendly meaning affordable to most people. There are a variety of cool smart home devices available in the market for less than 100 bucks. Let’s go through some important devices today.   Echo Dot After the recent change in the design, Echo dot looks much better than ever. The makeover gave Echo Dot...