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Do you want to secure your home and save energy to the fullest? If yes, then you need to automate your home. Home automation can make a difference in your house and budget. Its chief purpose is energy and cost savings. Besides, it will make you comfortable and secure.

You can automate your house by controlling your appliances, lighting, atmosphere, and your entertainment systems. Hence, making your home a smart house. The following are some certain ways on how to automate your home:

1. Install smart lightings

Smart lighting system manages your lighting inside your home by scheduling your lights to turn on and off. For instance, you automate your lights to turn off about 10 p.m. And so, they will let out during that point. You can as well fix your lights dim in the evening to relax you more.

The smart lighting system works by replacing the traditional bulbs with smart light bulbs that screw into the existing sockets inside your house. They are related to net-connected hubs that control all the illuminations in your home. Likewise, the smart lighting system delivers a motion detector.

2. Automate all your devices

You can automate your devices, including your appliances and some electronics by using smart devices such as a smart plug. This smart device can schedule an auto-on/off from your phone or with voice devices such as the Amazon Echo.

3. Put in smart locks

Home automation is also about securing your home. To accomplish this, you may install smart locks on your doorways. These smart devices can lock and unlock your door using your phone. You can likewise put up these smart devices to broadcast alarms and warnings if there are suspicious activities going on with your door.

4. Put up a smart thermostat

A smart thermostat can control the temperature of your house using the internet- connected device or phone. It can manage the heating and cooling of your home that can save energy. The smart thermostat has a component that is linked to the HVAC system. It passes along with the thermostat control. Besides, it holds a smart thermostat app that is downloaded to your mobile device.

5. Automate your home cleaning using a smart vacuum

Use a smart vacuum that can cleanse your house.  A smart vacuum is also referred to as a robotic vacuum cleaner. It goes through intelligent scheduling that is tied to your smartphone. It cleans your rug and hard floor, thus getting rid of debris and filth. This smart device will indeed get your cleaning easy and comfy.

6. Install a smart doorbell

A smart doorbell is connected to your Wi-Fi and smartphone. With this smart device, you will recognize if somebody is approaching your door, whether they will not ring the doorbell. You can also see and speak to your visitors. It will notify you when you have a guest. This device can keep you safe and secure.

Home automation can indeed get your house smarter. It causes a great deal of difference when you use these smart devices. They are energy efficient saving and will make you safe as well.

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