The concept of a smart home is that you have control of your home from a distance. You can remotely turn lights on or off, and even control other devices plugged into an outlet. In the past this meant having your home wired to a computer, but that is no longer the case. Now, you can make a light switch operable from your Smart Phone. And, you can also use that same Smart phone to control your outlets into which you have plugged the devices you wish to control remotely. You can even control the heating and air conditioning remotely you’re your Smart Phone.
Whether you are controlling your home from away, or simply controlling a television set or a light from bed, having your home become a smart home is worthwhile.
The real advantage is with the items shown here you do not need to make your entire home a smart home all at once, it can be done in affordable pieces, and you can do only as much as benefits you. You can add later is you decide to become more involved with having a smart home.
And, if you want voice activated devices that work with Alexa, they are available for a premium.