Monday 10th January 2022

What's it all about?

This article is designed to help you:

  • Save cash and energy.
  • Make your day-to-day life easier and more convenient.
  • Make smart choices for your smart home.

Smart home devices are big news these days. Depending on what you’re trying to do, “home automation” (or even “domotics”, if you’re fancy) can help you to keep in control of your heating, boost your security or simply keep your kids entertained – all from a phone app. It’s part of the so-called Internet of Things – and if that already sounds scary to you then you’re in good company. The thing is, setting up a smart home doesn’t need to be a big hassle or expense. A few savvy choices can set you well on your way to the sci-fi dream home your 14-year-old self always wanted.

Let’s break down a few of the basics, and look through some of the most cost-effective options: