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This school takes you step-by-step through the whole process of creating a Smart Home from start to finish.

The Ultimate Guide To Apple Homekit

Have you heard about Apple’s new initiative to bring Smart Home Automation to nearly a billion iOS and OSX devices? It’s called Apple HomeKit! To start with an Apple solution to a technical issue isn't always a skinnier form factor or a newer version of a popular mobile device. In the case of...

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Smart House Weekly Updates – Smart Homes Research, Independent Living Video & More...

Photo Credit To help you stay up to date with smart homes and wearable technologies, here are a few news items that caught our attention this week. SMART HOUSE MARKET 2020 FORECASTS A recent report from Market Research is forecasting that the total European smart homes market is expected to...

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Smart Homes Weekly News Roundup - Apple, Gerard & More

Photo Credit Looking for all of the latest when it comes to Smart Homes? Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in smart homes. To help you stay up to date, here are some of the news items that caught our attention this week. APPLE’S MOVE INTO SMART HOMES IS A HOT TOPIC According to...

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25 Key Trends To Watch In Homementors 2014 Emerging Smart Home 2.0 Technologies Hype Cycle

Did you know that Smart Home 2.0 enables homeowners to monitor and control their home from anywhere via smart phone, tablet or computer with a free basic level of service? If so, read on and check out when you need to start paying closer attention to a whole plethora of smarthouse systems...

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Did You Know Smart Homes Can Automatically Turn Your House Off - All At Once?

Photo Credit Hey everyone; welcome to Part 12 in our series of ‘Did u Know that Smart Homes Can…… posts. In this week’s post I am explain that smart homes allow you turn off everything in your house ranging from appliances, to lights and heating when you or a family member leaves home. PEACE...

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Did You Know Smart Homes Can Reduce Steam From Your Shower Or Bathroom?

Photo Credit Hey everyone; welcome to Part 10 in our series of ‘Did u Know that Smart Homes Can…… posts. In this week’s post I am explain that smart homes allow you get rid steamed up mirrors in your bathroom…. STEAM AND MORE STEAM In a busy household, there are lots of showers and baths...

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Did You Know Smart Homes Can Reduce Smells From Your Toilet?

Photo Credit Hey everyone; welcome to Part 9 in our series of ‘Did u Know that Smart Homes Can…… posts. In this week’s post I am explain that smart homes allow you reduce smells and odours drifting out your toilet or bathroom door! SMELLS IN THE BATHROOM – SOUND FAMILIAR Yes, heading into an...

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Did You Know Smart Homes Support A Getting Up Button?

Photo Credit Hey everyone; welcome to Part 8 in our series of ‘Did u Know that Smart Homes Can…… posts. In this week’s post I will explain that smart homes allow you create a ‘setup button’ either on your smartphone of a physical button on a remote or indeed the wall, to help reduce the...

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Did You Know Smart Homes Can Be Controlled By Buttons?

Photo Credit Hey everyone; welcome to Part 7 in our series of ‘Did u Know that Smart Homes Can…… posts. In this week’s post I am explain that smart homes can also be controlled using standard buttons! Yes no need to swipe a smartphone 14 different times… DO YOU FIND YOURSELF USING LOTS OF...

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Did You Know Smart Homes Can Control Your Boiler?

Photo Credit Hey everyone; welcome to Part 6 in our series of ‘Did u Know that Smart Homes Can…… posts. In this week’s post I am going introduce you to how Smart House systems can help To control your bolier, which in turn cuts down on costs! IS YOUR WATER BOILER COSTING YOU A FORTUNE? In...

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