Best Smart Home Technology for 2016
When you hear the term smart technology, the first thing that comes to mind is probably the smartphone you use on a daily basis. You might not know that this same intuitive, user-friendly technology can be found in a wide range of household products and devices that are changing the way people live. Here are a few of the many gadgets that represent that the latest advancements in smart home technology as of 2016.
Robot Vacuum Cleaners
A robot vacuum cleaner can eliminate the drudgery associated with this essential household chore. Vacuums equipped with robotic smart home technology do not require human operation and are capable of detecting and navigating obstacles and even automatically emptying their dustbins.
Are you tired of having to throw away long-forgotten perishable items that seem to get lost inside your refrigerator? A smart refrigerator includes a touch-screen monitor that interacts with a smartphone app. This allows you to keep an inventory of fresh vegetables, dairy products and other perishable items, while also getting access to useful information regarding the refrigerator’s energy consumption.
A wireless LED lighting system can be a big energy-saver – you also get the convenience of controlling your entire home lighting system via your smartphone. You will even be able to set up a schedule for when your lights go on and off, which is an important home security benefit.
Smart thermostats also provide an excellent way to keep your home energy costs under control. They have the ability to work with your home heating and cooling system to automatically adjust the temperature to suit your preferences, and you can also manually increase or decrease the temperature at any time with your smartphone.
Wireless Door/Window Sensors
Wireless door and window sensors detect intruders who attempt to gain access to your home via these vulnerable points of entry. They also send immediate text and/or email alerts that allow for a prompt response when a break-in occurs.
Wireless Security Cameras
Smart security cameras offer the advantage of wireless connectivity so you can place them exactly where you need them. You can also use your smartphone to monitor your camera feeds remotely – you can keep a close watch on your home while you’re at work, running errands or traveling.
How to Upgrade My Home to a Smart Home
If you live in the Phoenix, Arizona, area, Titan Alarm Inc. has the know-how to transform your home into a smart home. We can work with you to develop a fully integrated smart home technology system that incorporates security solutions such as video cameras, intrusion detection devices and lighting systems, as well as a variety of other home automation gadgets. We’re also the best smart home installation provider in the area – we can set up your entire system, as well as deliver timely maintenance and repair service when needed.
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Updated by Titan Alarm on November 5, 2018.