Question: What is a Smart Home?
A Smart Home is a group of connected devices that connect to the internet enabling you to control them from wherever you are, as well as closely monitoring them. Whether thats your lights, cameras, door locks, garage door, hoovers, speakers, thermostats plus many more.
Question: What is Home Automation?
Once Smart Home devices are installed in a property, they can then be automated based on certain situations. For example you may have Smart Lights and a Smart Doorbell, so when the doorbell rings you lights can flash to a colour of your choice, or if your home notices that no one is in your appliances can turn off, your alarm can arm itself and your hoover might start hoover. We can help you set these rules based on whatever your circumstances are. Whether you want your lights to come on at a certain time or ensuring you don't return from work to a cold, dark home.
Question: How much does a Smart Home Cost?
There are a number of Smart Homes systems that have always been aimed at people who have homes over £1million mark, however Smart Home technology is now more accessible and more affordable. This truly depends on the system you choose, the devices you want and the number of rooms you have, however we can fit around any budget you may have.
Question: What are the benefits of a Smart Home?
Question: Is a Smart Home Safe and Can it be Hacked?
Smart Homes mainly rely on an internet connection, it is vital you take the reasonable steps to ensure you internet is secure and we will help you to protect your home. However if you take the appropriate steps, its not as easy as someone approaching your house and being able to open doors, turn the cooker on or play your music.
Question: Why are you more affordable and is it still reliable?
The reason we are more affordable than other solutions is purely because it takes us a lot less labour time to install wireless systems. We don't have to install new cabling, we use wireless systems that work on a Zwave platform, so the signal bounces from each device and the more devices you have, the more reliable the connections.