In today’s digital age, exploring smart home technology can revolutionizing the way we live—offering convenience, comfort, and energy efficiency. Though incorporating some of these features during the construction phase is ideal, you can still embrace the benefits of a smart home after your house is built.

Smart thermostat

A smart thermostat is a fantastic addition to any home, allowing you to control the temperature remotely. With features like geofencing and scheduling, you can ensure optimal energy usage and a comfortable living environment while reducing utility costs.

smart lighting

Smart lighting

Upgrade your home’s lighting system with smart bulbs orswitches that offer remote control and automation capabilities. Adjust brightness levels or sync lights with voice assistants for a hands-free experience. Furthermore, integrating motion sensors and timers can enhance security and energy efficiency by automatically turning off lights when not needed.

Smart security systems

Enhance your home security with smart systems that provide real-time monitoring and remote access. So install smart door locks, video doorbells, and security cameras to keep a watchful eye on your property from anywhere. And, when coupled with motion sensors and smart alarms, these systems offer peace of mind by sending instant notifications to your smartphone if they pick up on any suspicious activity.

Voice assistant integration

Integrate voice assistants like Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant to control various aspects of your home. From adjusting the thermostat or dimming the lights, voice commands offer hands-free convenience. With compatible smart devices, you can create a truly interconnected ecosystem—simplifying daily tasks and transforming your home into an intelligent hub of activity.

smart appliances

Smart appliances

Upgrade your kitchen and laundry room with smart appliances that make life easier. Smart refrigerators can help you control temperature settings, create shopping lists, or even stream music. Similarly, smart washers and dryers offer remote monitoring, scheduling, and personalized settings for efficient laundry management. These appliances not only provide convenience but can also contribute to energy saving.

Explore smart home technology

So whether you have the opportunity to integrate smart home technology during the construction phase or choose to upgrade your home afterward, there is no shortage of options to enhance your living space. Fortunately, at Longridge Construction’s Orchard View community in State College, PA, we can help you enjoy convenience and energy efficiently—creating an elevated living experience. Contact us to learn more about Orchard View and embracing the future of an intelligent living environment.