Winter is coming, but it is a prime to get “connected” with your smart devices. A smart thermostat can actually control the temperature and keep your warm throughout the whole winter, even if you are not at home. At the same time, it will save your money. Here are some smart gadgets for you to enjoy a warm winter.
There are a lot of smart heating systems in the market- Hive, Nest, Netatmo, Honeywell and Tado . The key question is which level to which you need. Simple smart heating systems are usually controlled by a smart thermostat which is installed in the most-used room, and moderate the temperature of the whole house to match that room. Compared to the simple system, Honeywell Evohome and Heat Genius can do more. It can divide the house into separated zones and allow you to set different temperatures in each zones. The system itself are expensive but if you have a bigger house, this might be a cost-effective solutions as some rooms can be heated only when it required, which will avoid unnecessary heatings.
The third generation nest thermostat is another choice for heating system. it is one of the best known smart thermostats. The creative Home/Away Assist use your GPS information on your phone in conjunction with sensors on the thermostat, combining geolocation along with indoor sensor to figure out whether you are at home or not. With this information the system can work on different modes. For example, it will turn off the heating and hot waters when it ‘thinks’ no one is at home. It works well with Amazon Echo which is convenient for Amazon Echo owners. Plus, it will send notifications if a sudden temperature drop happens.
Lyric Wi-Fi Water Leak and Freeze Detector
Have you ever experience ‘flood’ in your home? It must be one of the most terrible things for a home owner. However, in winter frozen pipes is always the main reason of ‘floods’. To prevent the loss caused by cracked pipes, The water leak and freeze detector is helpful by sending notification to your phone when any problem with your water heater. Also it is compatible with Apple HomeKit.
Hope this recommendations will be helpful for your winters. If you want to know more about smart heating systems, please visit http://techhom.com/packages/ and see our Boiler and Heating Package. Also do not hesitate to have an online chat with us about everything you want to know about smart home.