What is a “smart home” exactly?
Put simply, a smart home is all about connectivity and automation. A smart home is a residential set-up of internet-connected devices and appliances that can be remotely controlled and managed through one networked device – usually, it’s your phone. Imagine turning on your heater as you leave work at the end of the day, so you arrive home to a toasty warm living room. Worried you have left the iron on? Check it from your phone. We’ve compiled the best six starting points to get your smart home started.