Technology is advancing and yes, there is no second thought about that! Also, it is advancing at a speed greater than people are able to adapt themselves to it. Be it entertainment, convenience, education, or work, technology is becoming an important aspect of each of our live! Don’t you agree?
Today, a technologically well-equipped home is considered the smart home! And a smart home leads to a smart life and ultimately a smarter you. As the world is becoming more and more connected, it is not surprising to see the popularity of smart home technology or home automation system in India reaching an all-time high and continuing to grow day by day.
But, it can be little intimidating for those of us who are new to smart home technology. As in, what is it all about? How can it help me? Where do I start? If you are wondering how to go about it and have a few questions on wireless home technology, then you have landed at the right place as we have answers.
- What do I want my home automation system to do?
With a home automation system, you need to decide that which part of your home or life you want to simplify and enhance. This is because home automation systems are designed to provide efficiency and convenience to all the aspects of your home including your home theater, lighting, multi-room music, heating, cooling and security systems.
- Terms like ‘smart home’, ‘home control’ and ‘home automation’ all sound same. So, what is the difference between them?
Well, home control and home automation are those things that the smart homes do. Home control means operating the lights, locks and thermostats in your home from a single device like your smartphone. And Home automation is the process of programming those devices in a way so that they operate automatically to best suit your lifestyle.
- Will Home Automation Technology Be Difficult to Understand?
Not at all! It is no rocket science and no special degree is needed to understand and use the home automation to its full potential. The control mechanisms are in the form of easy-to-use keypads, touch screens, TV screen menus and remotes. Even navigation applications for iPhones, iPods and Web browsers are also available.
- Does smart home technology increase the chances of my home to get hacked?
Well, any technology that uses internet for communication etc. is prone to get hacked. However, with smart and secure home automation solutions by Sound of Music it’s very unlikely. Its advanced security framework with smart home system is sure to secure your Wi-Fi network at all levels.
- Will Home Automation cost me major lifestyle adjustments?
Home automation is modular and flexible so that you can easily use automation in one room at a time. For example, wanting to watch a movie will be simpler in a home theatre system room where the automation and lighting control will all be controlled with a single remote. Also, from there you can also expand your system to other sections of your house. This will lead to a simpler life with simple control options and not costing you any major lifestyle modifications or adjustments.
Hope the above list of questions helped you to answer a lot of your doubts! Still have more questions? Well, we too have more answers. Do share your thoughts in the comments and explore Sound Of Music to learn more about. Get started with your own smart home.