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Top 100 Must Read Smart Home Automation Articles

Top 100 Must Read Smart Home Automation Articles

About Smart Home Automation

  1. 5 Things To Consider Before Wiring Up Your Smart Home
  2. Smart home Tech Pitfalls
  3. How to Wire a “Smart” Home
  4. When a Smart Home Is Too Smart for its Own Good
  5. How Can I Get Started with Home Automation?
  6. Controlling the ‘Smart Home’ With Tablets and Smartphones
  7. Customised Answer Your Smart Home Questions
  8. Fear Not, The Smart Home Is Here
  9. Z Wave Vs ZigBee: Which Is Better For Your Smart Home?
  10. How To Ride The Smart Home Wave
  11. What you need to know about the smart home revolution
  12. 14 Smart Home Systems I Use And Can’t Live Without!
  13. Home Automation Report: Has the DIY Smart Home Bubble Burst?
  14. Rosie or Jarvis: The future of the smart home is still in the air
  15. Are consumers abandoning the smart home?
  16. 9 Ways A Smart Home Can Improve Your Life
  17. 14 Things You Can Do With a Smart Home Starter Kit
  18. The Smart Home Manifesto – What people expect from a Smart Home
  19. What Will Smart Homes Mean For You?
  20. Watch the smart home of 2020 in action
  21. How a Smart Home Can Save You Time and Money
  22. Smart Homes Market 2014-2020 – The Market is Estimated to Reach $68bn by 2018
  23. Retailers Struggle to Introduce Smarthome Tech
  24. 5 reasons why the ‘smart home’ is still stupid
  25. Americans and Europeans agree security is key in a new smart home survey
  26. Consumers Open Doors to Smart-Home Devices
  27. Smart Homes an Introduction

Home Automation & IoT

  1. Letter from America: Custom Integration and IoT Can Work Together
  2. How to Set Up a Just-Smart-Enough Smart Home
  3. Easy start to home automation
  4. Best smart home devices of 2015
  5. Smart Home Buying Guide: Home Automation
  6. Google ties Android to the smart home with Brillo and Weave
  7. 9 ways to automate your life with IFTTT
  8. Nest and Beyond: A Beginner’s Guide to Home Automation
  9. How Can I Get Started with Home Automation?
  10. There’s actually a strong case for connecting everything in your home to the internet
  11. 15 Mind-Blowing Stats About The Internet Of Things
  12. Unique Home Automation Ideas For Women
  13. Making Sense Of The Internet Of Things
  14. Home Automation 101: Home Automation Options
  15. Will Google Brillo shake the smart home to its very foundations?

Smart Home Automation Hubs

    1. Which Smart Hub for Home Automation Is Best for You?
    2. How Amazon Echo is slowly, quietly becoming your smarthome hub
    3. Meet the smart hubs competing to control your home
    4. Apple HomeKit explained: How does it work and what products are HomeKit ready?

Smart Home Lighting Control

  1. The smart-lighting race: How Belkin’s WeMo aims to outsmart Philips Hue
  2. 13 Smart LED Bulbs: The Future of Lighting Control?
  3. 10 Things You Need to Know About Smart Light Bulbs
  4. Smart Lighting for a Smart Budget: Wirelessly controlling your home’s lighting, for less
  5. Light sockets; Not just for lights anymore
  6. DIY or Professional Lighting Control: 5 Tips to Help You Choose
  7. Industry Opinion: The Role of Light & Shade Control in Home Energy Management
  8. What is Light Control?
  9. Residential Energy Savings

Installing Smart Home Automation Systems

  1. 8 Step Guide on How to Start Your Smart Home Installation Business
  2. Bring Back the Smart Residential Gateway for Home Automation Success
  3. Smart Home Retrofit | Step 1 – Sketching Out A Plan
  4. Ultimate Guide: How to Choose a Z-Wave Smart Home Hub
  5. I Feel Connected: Home Automation Today
  6. Plugging into Home Automation

Smart Home Entertainment

  1. Basic Installation Options for a Whole-House A/V System
  2. Something Old, Something New: Considerations for Today’s Home Audio Climate
  3. Centralised or Distributed A/V – the Choice is Yours
  4. All Things 4k – Get The Featured Article Here!
  5. The Benefits of a Dedicated Touch Screen

Smart Home Safety and Security

  1. Beware – Your Smart Home Might Be A Massive Security Risk
  2. These smart home hubs put your house at risk of hacking
  3. 5 steps to keep your smart home from being hacked
  4. Your smart home will be hacked. Here’s how to stop it
  5. Smart Locks: Your Essential Guide
  6. Researchers find major security flaw with ZigBee smart home devices
  7. Silicon Valley will soon become a massive player in home security
  8. How the Smartphone is Making Home Security Accessible to Anyone
  9. How Internet Outages Can Affect Homes With Smart Home Technology
  10. What to Look for in DIY Home Security Systems for Apartments
  11. Doorbells Become the Eyes and Ears of the Smart Home
  12. Beware – Your Smart Home Might Be A Massive Security Risk
  13. HP pokes holes in the Internet of Things: Your smart home isn’t that safe
  14. 17 Lockdown Strategies To Secure Your WiFi Network From Hackers


Smart Home Thermostats

  1. How To Install The Nest Thermostat – Tom’s Guide
  2. Gerard’s Upcoming Book – Nest Smart Home Automation System Handbook
  3. Thermostat C-Wire: What It Is And Why You Want One

Smart Kitchens

  1. Connected ovens and the smart home of the future
  2. In The Smart Home, The ‘Smart Kitchen’ May Be Biggest Opportunity Of All
  3. Why You’re Not Seeing More Smart Home Appliances
  4. 7 Products for the Connected Kitchen
  5. Why You’re Not Seeing More Smart Home Appliances
  6. Smart homes and smart appliances are the new household trend
  7. 5 Reasons The Smart Kitchen Will Be A $10 Billion Opportunity
  8. The Smart Kitchen of the Future is Here Infographic

Smart Home and Wearables

  1. Is the smartwatch becoming a remote for the smart home?
  2. 10 Smart Home Apps That Make You Want the Apple Watch

Smart Homes and Aging Adults

  1. Energy adviser: Automation can help seniors remain in home
  2. Smart home’ can help spot early signs of Alzheimer’s
  3. Home automation for the elderly and disabled
  4. Smart Home Technology for Seniors: 13 Different Systems
  5. How a retirement community is embracing the Internet of things
  6. Leaving the consumer out of the Internet of things is a mistake
  7. Home Alone: How My Smart Home Helped Me Reclaim My Independence
  8. The Smart Home Is Going To Be A Huge Boon To Accessibility
  9. How smart home systems help with aging in place

About Gerard

2 Replies

  1. Great list. I have also written several smart home posts showing very in-depth tutorials about how to have your own security system without any monthly fees and assessing which products are the best. Check out my blog if you’re interested.

    1. Hi, thanks for that; just had a brief look at your site and great first impressions; will take a more in-depth look over weekend/next. Gerard

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