Get To Know the Smart Home

For all of you who don’t know, the Smart Home is the next big thing. Of course there are security issues at play with smart devices, but the technology is getting better and better. Here is an infographic with 6 devices to connect your home.

Nucleus: this home intercom system connects you and your family, no matter where you’re located. It’s a hardware device that lets you call a connecting device with one touch.

Amazon Echo Assistant: this is a gadget that connects all of your other smart home devices. Think of it like the mothership. It can control and command your devices with voice recognition software.

Simplisafe: a wireless home security system that gives you 24/7 protection at a fraction of the cost of traditional providers. They are at such a price advantage because they don’t have to install any lines — the wireless technology makes them disruptive.

Phillips Hue Lighting: Wireless smart lighting that’s accessible and controllable from a smart device. You can adjust lighting and color, and even have the lights adapt to the ambient music for a party atmosphere. 

Lutron Remote Shades: These remote control motorized shades, much like the Hue lighting, allow you to control them without any manual effort. Has advanced features like “geofencing” that adjusts lighting based on your location. 

Fisher Price Sleeper: Rock your baby to sleep without hands! This “sleeper” device can play songs and gently rock your baby to sleep which allows the parents some much needed time for themselves to rest.