How Smart Is Your Home?
For generations parents have been nagging at their children "turn off the lights!", a time when you had to WALK over and SWITCH OFF the lights....I know what you "Millennial's " are thinking.....you did what!? Well, it's probably no news flash that those times are long behind us.
There is a ton of new technology available to make your home smarter, safer and more efficient. Check out just a few of my recommendations to make your home smarter!
- First lets talk safety! "Nest" offers amongst other products the "Nest Protect which will warn you of any changing smoke or carbon monoxide levels. You can control your Nest Protect tirelessly using their free app. and it will also send emergency warnings to your phone should it detect a potential emergency.For more information check out http://www.nest.com
- A remote control for your entire home! Can be used for lights, coffee makers, slow cookers and more! There is even a Wi-Fi camera with night vision to make it easy to check in on your kids and pets! For more info go to http://www.belkin.com
- A DIY Cool Garage door project- MYQ (registered trade mark) Smart phone control lets you control your lights and open & close the garage door. This smart phone control works with Chamberlain garage door systems, for more info go to http://www.chamberlain.com
- Are you programming your thermostat from your computer,tablet or smart phone? If you're not, you should be! Honeywell offers Wi-Fi Smart thermostats. It is a touch screen and easy to use and know how long it will take to heat your home to the desired temp at the desired time! for more info check out http;//Honeywell.com
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