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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 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...

Identify which solution is best for you? Smart Light Switch or Smart Bulb?
Mar 14

You have finally decided to convert your ordinary lights at your home into smart and you are unable to decide whether changing lights is a suitable solution or changing switches. Smart home is majorly about getting the ability of controlling electrical devices easily and quickly. Whether you replace the switches or the incandescent bulbs with the smart bulbs, both has to offer you this ability. Selection between these two could be very confusing. In order you get better understanding about both smart devices, let’s understand what are these devices and when to use them. After that, deciding which of these...

Smart Plugs Are Creative and You Would Want One
Mar 08

For those who have heard about home automation but haven’t started to automate using smart home products, smart plugs are your thing. What are smart plugs? In simple words, a plug that will give the power to control your home appliances the way you want - whether you are at home or away. If you have started thinking about its price, it’s going to cost you less than your lunch. There are numerous advantages that these smart plugs have to offer. Let’s talk about some of them.   Let the smart plug do your morning stuff How do you start...