Enjoy Convenient Living With Smart Home Devices
Your smartphone isn't the only device that can make life easier -- smart home devices are the newest way to make every day more efficient. West elm has a wide selection of smart devices from top brands such as Nest, Sonos and Google Home.
Types of Smart Home Devices
There are all kinds of devices for the home that let you control everything from the lighting to the temperature. Even if you've never used these types of devices before, you'll find they're simple to set up and control. Take a look:
- Smart Lights: Some of the most popular smart devices for the home are in the lighting category. Smart lighting systems let you control the illumination in your home with your smartphone and/or through voice activation. Many of these systems are compatible with both Android and iOS smartphones and come with special bulbs.
- Smart Thermostats: It's never been easier to adjust the temperature in your home. Smart thermostats let you control the settings from your phone, so you can make it warmer or colder in your home even when you're not there. Some of these systems even let you schedule when you want the temperature to be adjusted to a certain level.
- Smart Surveillance: There are smart security cameras for indoor and outdoor use that let you see what's going on at home from anywhere. Many of these systems work with apps that let you watch what's going on right on your smartphone. Some even have the ability to alert you when a person is at your door or close to your home.
- Smart Music: Listen to your favorite songs without having to get up and adjust the stereo with smart speakers. Some of the smart music systems that are available work with Amazon Alexa and/or an app that lets you choose songs and adjust volume hands-free.
Furnishings to Go With Your Smart Home Devices
There are some other items you may want to consider to go with your smart home devices. For example, you may want to pick up a lamp with a USB port, so you can easily charge your devices on your bedside table. There are even tables and beds equipped with USB ports, so you can plug in your technology no matter what room you're in. With so many smart devices and furnishings from which to choose, you can enjoy convenient living throughout your home.