4 Smart Home Devices
Christmas is almost there! Running out of ideas? Check these 4 smart home devices that can make the life of your loved ones easier!
This one works with devices that use Z-Wave, Zigbee, Lutron Clear Connect, Kidde, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi. Wink allows smart products to work together through a free app. It is also Compatible with a variety of smart home technology brands from Philips Hue lighting and the Netgear Arlo camera, to Google Home.
The Echo, by Amazon, is a Bluetooth speaker powered by Alexa. Alexa is compatible with a number of smart home devices directly. It means that you can use Alexa to control most of the gadgets in your house with the Echo. If you already have a favorite speaker, the Echo Dot, a smaller version, is significantly less expensive than the Echo and can be connected to another speaker and add Alexa functionality. Also, if you feel hesitant about investing in a digital assistant, The dot has similar features to the Echo, making it a good place to start.
Nest is certainly the most popular smart thermostat brand on the market. You can control your home's temperature even when you are not there, helping you save money by not running your heating or air units when you're out.
It’s 10 am, you are at work and don’t remember if you closed the garage door? With Chamberlain Garage Door Opener, You can remotely close your garage door with an app. Also, Don’t worry about finding an option that is compatible with your home, this device works with most existing garage doors!
By Caroline Germano - Dec 22, 2018