Whether you’re renting, buying or looking to renovate your current home, the most practical way to start any process is to identify what features you’d like to include in your new home. A modern home is architecturally characterized by its streamlined shapes in the interior and exterior designs. The house is built to be simple and clean with minimal clutter.
Most modern homes also include new technology and security features which make life simpler and more secure. These cutting edge devices can apply to everything from automated climate control to wireless alarms. Below are four trends you might like for your home:
Wireless Day/Night Network Camera
The D-Link DCS-942L mydlink model will help you stay connected to your home 24/7. You can monitor what’s going on in your home with a watchful eye and know everything is safe and secure while you can’t be there. A mobile application let’s you view your camera feed with an iPhone or Android device. You can also record footage and see in the dark with the camera’s enhanced night vision.
Tabletop Touchscreen Controller
The gives you complete control over the INSTEON devices in your home. The fast touch 3.6 inch screen is high-resolution and gives audible feedback to users. It can be used anywhere in your home and you can even schedule events in advance.
The TriggerLinc – INSTEON Wireless Door Window Sensor is a great addition to your home. The magnetic sensor wirelessly controls the lights and appliances in your home when you open or shut a door or window. For example when you open the front door the sensor can turn on your lights or even set the thermostat to a more comfortable temperature. Similarly, you can set the sensor to trigger events when you shut the door to leave.
Appliance On/Off Module
The ICON Relay – INSTEON Appliance module is another great addition to your smart home because it has the features of similar products without the added cost. The device lets you control lights and appliances in your home by turning them off and on remotely.
Modern homes often showcase new and exciting technologies. Security and smart home innovations help make your home a more relaxing and welcoming space for you and your family.
Author: Max Oser is a not-so-secretly obsessed with celebrities and pop culture. He likes to add his own opinion to stories, and look at them from a different angle. He also likes to write about general lifestyle topics, such as home improvement, safety, and social media.