Category Archives: Home Entertainment & Automation

6 Gift Ideas for New Homeowners

By Drew Knight The weather has gotten cooler. Your neighborhood is aglow with holiday lights. Black Friday has come and gone and you still haven’t finished your holiday shopping. Are you caught racking your brain thinking of the perfect gift … Continue reading

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5 Smart Toilets to Elevate Your Bathroom’s IQ

By Drew Knight If you’re one of those top-of-the-line shoppers who wants the best of the best, why stop at kitchen or cosmetic upgrades? With all the smart technology out there, it was only a matter of time before we … Continue reading

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Connected Appliances: The Voice of the Future

By Laurie Leiker Years ago, the Jetsons showed us what homes would be like in the future — a robot maid and computerized systems controlling everything, from temperature to food preparation to lighting and entertainment. With the advent of smart … Continue reading

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OK, Google, We’re Ready for Google Home

By Patricia L. Garcia OK Google, let’s roll! The much-anticipated Google Home is finally here. Announced at today’s Google’s Hardware Event, the software (and now hardware) company revealed that it has an answer to Amazon’s Echo and it’s ready to ship … Continue reading

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Gadget of the Month: FLARE Smart Security System

By Amy Olivarez No matter what neighborhood you live in, your family’s safety is a priority. With the current growth of smart home technology, why not apply it to keeping your home — and family — safe? If you have … Continue reading

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Smart Home Technology: Survey Says It’s Hot

By Drew Knight As more devices out there are being labeled as having “smart home technology,” we came up with the question: Just how interested are new-home shoppers in this technology and would they actually use it in their new … Continue reading

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New Home Entertaining Essentials for the Holidays

By Drew Knight If you’re a new homeowner, it’s highly likely all your friends and family are anxiously awaiting their invitations for the holiday party at your new home. If you’re thinking of obliging them, it’s also highly likely that … Continue reading

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