Smart home devices are the newest trend brought to us by technology advancements. If 20 years ago, anyone said that our homes would be automated and that everything will be linked to a smartphone, people would have laughed. From the days of landline telephones to the era of automation, technology has seriously changed the face and workings of homes around the world. Here are some of the most popular devices.
Hubs – The hub makes it possible for all your smart devices to communicate with each other. It understands and translates the languages from different devices and syncs them into one awesome automated paradise.
Smart flooring – Yes, the floors are getting smart too. These carpets and floor textiles are lain under normal flooring and have motion detectors. It tracks your moves and can show you the way and send messages.
Aromatherapy diffusers – This device has made relaxing and improving concentration so much easier and more convenient. You can now control how much of the lovely essential oils you breathe in. There are different colours and different oils to choose from.
Smart plant pots – The Smartpot and Parrot Flower Power devices monitor your plants and give them water and nutrients as needed. They monitor the plant’s progress and makes sure it stays alive.
Automatic window blinds – You can control these blinds remotely and even set a schedule for opening and closing. It is great for saving energy and setting the mood for a romantic evening.
Robot Helpers – It seems that all households will soon have a robot assistant that will recognise them, learn their routines and preferences, and communicate with people.
Air Conditioners – Newly released air conditioners can be controlled from your smartphone and can even track where you are through GPS. It will switch on or off depending on your location.
Many households already have these devices in their homes. Many of these are only available in the UK or the US, but many are also sold online. An automated home makes things a lot easier and you will have more time for the important things.