Want to have the most tech-savvy Happy Home on the block?
The features of smart-home technology are abundant, and it doesn’t take long to get lost in the options. We did some homework and sifted through the top three options for you.
Amazon’s Echo has quickly become a household tech item. Now in its second generation, the device, according to the website, connects to Alexa to play music, make calls, set timers, ask questions, and control smart home devices. In addition, Echo offers features that can connect to the garage and thermostat when capable.
One of the newest alarm systems, Ring is a security company with a mission to reduce crime in neighborhoods. They’re committed to smart security that is accessible and affordable so everyone can keep an eye on their home.
From video doorbells, to security cameras, to whole-home security systems, products are effortless to install and are completely customizable to fit any home, according to the website. A bonus: No long-term contracts; you can cancel anytime.
As the first ENERGY STAR certified thermostat, Nest is currently in its third generation and continues to deliver on its goal to drastically reduce energy usage.
Nest advertises that it automatically adapts as your life and the seasons change—use it for a week and it programs itself. For instance, when you leave for work, Nest sets itself to an energy-saving Eco temperature. Have a new baby? With a Nest Temperature Sensor, you can tell Nest to make the baby’s room a priority. (Talk about a great option for your Happy Nest!)
These are only a few of the top trending options. We hope we helped take some of the research and work off of you. Happy tech shopping!