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Turning Your House into a Smart Home

Today’s smart home systems and devices are easy to install, easy to use, affordable and can be scaled to both large and small homes, even apartments.


Getting Started with a Smart Home

  1. To smarten up your home, you first need a Wi-Fi connection and a hub that connects wirelessly with all of your smart devices. After that, the possibilities are endless. Consider getting the basics first, like a smart light bulb and a smart thermostat.

  2. Gradually incorporate other advanced options like smart blinds, which you can program to sunrise and sunset, or an intelligent security system that turns on your outdoor lights when you pull up to the driveway.

  3. Explore buying a hub that allows you to integrate all your devices, creating the perfect automated home.

Home Technology Association (HTA) Budget Calculator 

Utilize this Budget Calculator to help you understand what you should expect to spend on a new home or remodel technology project. This tool will calculate professionally-installed budget ranges for home technology amenities such as smart home control systems, home network/Wi-Fi, house music systems, home theater, lighting controls, motorized shades, surveillance cameras, alarm systems and more.