Tag Archives: Smarthome

Smart Light Switches Vs Smart Light Bulbs: A Buyer’s Guide

It’s the year 2020, and everyone is going smart; the use of smart appliances and devices in the home is the new norm. One of the ways to turn your home into a smart home is with the help of smart home lighting. Smart light bulbs prevent you from fumbling with your traditional switch in […]

Can Smart Home Technology Increase Real Estate Value?

The goal of any property investment is to increase the value. Who would not want the house to be worth more than when it was bought. There are many things property owners can do which can boost the appeal of the property and increase the selling price. For example, repainting walls, replacing old floors with […]

Smart Home Threats. How to Protect Your Privacy?

Private Smart Home

As smart home devices gain more popularity, so do threats that come with them. Hackers, viruses and other cybersecurity threats are starting to get into smart homes around the world to take advantage of people and private information. Just imagine somebody hacking cameras of your house and leaking videos of your private life online. Or […]

Smarthome vs Power Outage

During a power outage, what will happen to your smart home system? Any devices that do not have a (backup) battery will stop working. All features and devices that require an internet connection will also stop working (assuming your router does not have a backup battery). Smart Devices Devices without batteries: What are some devices […]