For decades, futurists and technology experts have told us that the home of ‘The Jetsons’ was right around the corner. Those endless automation possibilities would make our lives easier and more convenient.
Unfortunately, the futurists were a bit off with their timing. We waited, but that day never arrived. The good news is, it’s finally here. Using off the shelf technology, it’s now possible to turn your home into a true smart home, with all the wonderful possibilities that entail.
If your interest is piqued and you’d like to explore that world, we can help by handling the smart home installation in your Potomac, MD home for you. If you’re skeptical about what it can do for you, we’ll outline some of the possibilities in brief in this piece.
First, let’s talk about convenience. Have you ever wished you could turn the stove on about an hour before you got home so that dinner was ready and waiting when you walked through the door? If you’re away on vacation, have you had a sudden, sickening realization that you left lights or certain appliances on and wished you had a way to turn them off remotely? You can do all that and more with a smart home installation in Potomac, MD.
Do you have a home security system? If so, the system we install will allow you to access your security cameras and check in on your home while you’re away. As long as you’re in a place where you can get an internet connection, you’re in business!
A lot of people worry that these systems are expensive, and if you’re in that group, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. Not only is the equipment surprisingly modestly priced, but the fine-grained control it gives you over the systems inside your home that rely on electricity can actually save you money, which means the system will pay for itself in short order.?
Here’s a handy pro tip for you. If you decide you want us to perform a smart home installation in your Potomac, MD home, it’s also well worth the time to have a home energy audit performed. This will give you a detailed accounting of every electrical appliance in your home and how much power it draws.
Armed with this information, you can make medium to long range plans to retire your most energy-hungry appliances, replacing them with more energy-efficient models. You can monitor your energy usage precisely and over time, drastically reduce your monthly energy bills.
Smart homes are no longer the realm of science fiction. Today, they are science fact and having one can save you money and make your life easier and more convenient. Give us a call today and let’s talk about the possibilities.