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Make Your Home Smarter With These 3 Devices

Posted February 12, 2015 by Webpass

How many times have you locked yourself out of your house? Forgot to turn the lights off before you leave? Had the desire to turn your air conditioner on before getting home? We have good news, smart home devices allow you to do all of these things and more! With so many smart home technologies to choose from we picked three that stood out.

Nest Learning Thermostat We agree with Nest that saving energy is a beautiful thing. We also think that saving money is a beautiful thing and with Nest you get both. Nest understands the temperatures you like, programs them for you, and automatically turns itself down when nobody’s home. You can control Nest from your smartphone making it easier than ever to conserve energy and control temperatures.

August Smart Lock The August Smart Lock is simple, safe and has the capabilities to control access to your home from afar without the need for keys.You can send virtual keys with expiration dates to friends, family or even the house cleaner. With August, you’ll never fear being locked out of your house again. August is also compatible with Nest so you can sync your smart lock to your smart thermostat.

Philips Hue With Hue wireless lighting, you can control home lighting from your smartphone and set alarms allowing lights to automatically turn on and off. The bulbs are color-changing, delivering a range of different hues for various rooms in your home. The wireless LED light bulbs screw into existing light fixtures making installation seamless. You can even customize the color palette!

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