In this part of the Ultimate Smart Home Guide 2020 we cover the different Smart Home Protocols. The three main ones are WiFi, Z-Wave, and Zigbee. They each have their pros and cons, so we discuss what they mean to you as the consumer, and what to look for when purchasing smart home devices.
Netatmo has announced today that they are updating their Smart Outdoor Camera to include a 105dB siren. It will also include features such as a high powered security light and options to record video to a microSD card, Dropbox, or even FTP server. This smart security camera is ultimately a minor update from their…
Smart Home Security if often a neglected aspect of the smart home build. I admit that for the longest time I didn’t put any thought into it at all.
In this final section of the Ultimate Smart Home Guide for 2020, we’ll go over the basics of smart home networking and security, so you can make sure your network is just as smart as the rest of your house.
Smart Home Automations are what really define a Smart Home.
In this part of the guide we’ll go over what automations are, how you can set them up, and I go through all of the smart home automations that I have set up in my home that add convenience to my life.
Now that you know what kind of Smart Home devices you can introduce into your home, you’ll need a way of effectively controlling them.
There are a number of different ways Smart Home devices can be controlled, and some are better than others. This part of the Ultimate Smart Home Guide will discuss the various ways of controlling your Smart Home.
To have a smart home you need smart home devices. In this part of the guide we will discuss all of the various smart home products and what they can do.