If you believe installing your own home security system is too difficult, there’s a good chance that newer systems on the market will prove you wrong. I’ve been using the Iris system by Lowe’s for a few weeks for a new home automation review, and above all what strikes me about this package is how […]Get the Guide
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Home Automation Roundup
Your smart home starts with a good list of home automation options
One of the biggest challenges of adding technology to a home is finding and comparing the many options available. You can scour the Internet for hours and still leave scratching your head. While the selection of home automation systems may not be as immense as stereo speakers or smart TVs, it’s still impressive … and […]Get the Guide
8 Must-Have Devices for a DIY Home Security System
Looking to build a security system? Here are some things to consider to help you monitor and protect your home.Get the Guide
Lutron Simplifies Wireless Automated Lighting Control with DIY Smart Bridge and Mobile App
Lutron's $150 wireless hub puts lighting control and motorized shades in the palm of your hand.
Lutron joins the ever-growing DIY home automation marketplace with new Smart Bridge product.Get the Guide
2015 Products of the Year: SECURITY
The following are winners of the 2015 Products of the Year Awards in the SECURITY category.
Electronic House announces the winners for the 2015 Products of the Year awards. The Products of the Year awards recognize the best technologies, products and services for the Electronic House. The award submissions were reviewed by a judging panel of several credible industry leaders along with the editors of Electronic House and CE Pro who […]Get the Guide
Electronic House Top Stories from 2014
Enjoy some of the top stories Electronic House published in 2014.
As I wrote earlier in my Home Tech Year in Review, 2014 was a big year for new tech innovation, especially in the smart home automation category, but also for home theater, television and home audio (especially wireless home speakers). A good way to end one year and begin a new one is to look […]Get the Guide
Lowe's Adds Water Control to Iris Home Automation System
The new Smart Valve by Waxman can detect water leaks and temperature drops.
The new Smart Valve by Waxman can detect water leaks and temperature drops.Get the Guide
Iraq War Veteran Receives Specially Automated Home
Gary Sinise Foundation uses Elan system to provide independence for wounded soldier.
Home automation system helps wounded war veteran live more comfortably.Get the Guide
How to Get Great Lighting with Jeff Goldblum
GE enlisted the help of Jeff Goldblum for a hilarious take on the benefits of smart wireless lighting and LED blubs.
GE enlisted the help of Jeff Goldblum for a hilarious take on the benefits of smart wireless lighting and LED blubs.Get the Guide
New Smart Home System Peq Coming to Best Buy
Smart home bundles DIY customers
Peq is another DIY hub-based wireless home automation system competing with SmartThings, Staples, Revolv and others.Get the Guide