If you have the patience for delving into user forums if you need help, Garadget is worth a look.
The ability to create scenes using your room’s lighting is positively magical.
Kwikset’s smart lock gains in connectivity, but loses out in the looks department.
The Emporia Vue gives great insight on your home's carbon footprint by monitoring how it consumes electricity.
An immature app keeps Bulbrite's color-changing smart bulb from meriting a strong recommendation.
This garage door controller Wi-Fi retrofit kit has some advanced features, but that might not be enough to justify its high price tag.
Smart light switches and dimmers are often superior to smart light bulbs, but the Kleverness system is most certainly not.
These smart(ish) vintage-style bulbs offer Wi-Fi connectivity.
Alas, Yale’s hardware and August’s wireless technology make for truly unhappy bedfellows.
This wire-free smart controller doesn’t just work well, it’s also priced to move (just be aware of the cost to control a second door opener).
With models from Lutron, Wemo, Leviton, iDevices, and others, it can be difficult to know which easy and inexpensive device is best for controlling the lamps and small appliances in your smart home. We’ll help you find the right one.
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