15:08 26 April 2017
The right home automation system can help you conserve energy in your home without sacrificing comfort or convenience. These systems are designed to automatically maximise the use of lights and air conditioning, among others, so you do not have to pay for more than you should while helping save the environment in the process.
Home automation offers control over every system where ever you are in the world as long as you have access to the internet. You can control your electricity, irrigation, lighting, shading, entertainment, and security with the use of mobile apps or proprietary remotes. As technology continuously improves, home automation platforms are now able to communicate and respond to each other in a way that helps homeowners conserve energy. For example, if a window is opened, the air conditioning can be automatically turned off.
The same systems that make homes more sustainable can also provide entertainment benefits allowing homeowners control over their multi-room systems, media rooms, or pool and spa temperature control.
With the growing demand for home automation systems and their increasing benefits to the environment, builders must start to partner with technology integration experts who specialise in green homes to better serve their customers.