Equipping your Modern Home with Smart Technology

Modern homes of Las Vegas aren’t just about simplicity and minimalism. Most modern homes can be equipped with smart home technology.

What is a smart home technology?

It is the advanced automation systems and technology that is incorporated in a certain home. It gives the residents an innovative way of monitoring and controlling the features of a home that affect the residents’ home lifestyle. Smart home technology is intended to make your modern home well-organized. It allows you to save time, money and effort. It also helps you do your daily tasks at home easier and helps the other members of the house live comfortably while they are staying at home or while they are away.

What are the features of a smart home?

  • Security

 mh1 Everyone wants to make sure their home is safe from any danger or attacks. One of the features of a smart home meets this demand by equipping your home with different advanced security systems. An example of this is a light detecting motion that is placed outside. It uses electronic sensors that are connected to the whole security system. It can warn the security personnel or the resident when any of the doors or windows are opened without consent. The resident can control and configure the alarm and intrusion detection settings remotely.

  • Temperature

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The HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) system is intended to provide you with an appropriate level of temperature, making your home a comfortable place to stay. HVAC systems can vary from time and parameter-based functions. If it is based on time, the HVAC system can be activated and deactivated at a certain time. On the other hand, parameter-based HVAC systems have heat-sensitive sensors placed outside that identify the changing conditions outside and automatically adjusts the temperature inside the house.

 

  • Lighting

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Just like the temperature, you can also control the lighting system of your modern home. A safe, modern home has an automated lighting system that automatically turns on when it is dark. Some advanced lighting systems have motion detection where the lights are activated when a person steps into a room.

  • Entertainment

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Home entertainment is one of the parts of your modern home where you can incorporate smart technology feature. This includes computerized sound systems where you can play a relaxing music in just one click. Some smart homes have outdoor spaces that are provided with audio-visual equipment like high definition projection screens and built-in speakers. Other integrated home entertainment systems can be modified and managed by simply clicking an icon on a touch screen monitor.

 

When it comes to designing or improving modern homes, consult with Shapiro and Sher Group. If you are planning to buy a modern home in Las Vegas, you can contact us at 702 315 0223.