Aeotec Z-Wave Water Sensor 6 – Smart Homes can stop water leaks!

Have you ever gone away on vacation and not turned off the water?  Have you heard a horror story from friends about flooding, or the dreaded waterfall coming down stairs after arriving home from a relaxing vacation? If your house has water, then this video is for you! Floods can […]

Best Gift Ideas for KIDS | 2017 Holiday Xmas Season

Looking for some amazing gift ideas for kids that they are going to love (because they are tech related) but aren’t just another video game leaving them on the couch. Check out this list of some of the top gift ideas for kids this holiday season. Coding for Kids – […]

How to protect your Nintendo Switch with a Mumba Case!

I have you heard of the hottest new video game console this holiday season. The Nintendo Switch is a new console that can switch instantly between a portable tablet style gaming system, and one that the whole family can enjoy on the big screen. If you purchase the Nintendo switch, […]

Home Automation Tips & Tricks #5 – AUDIO

Smart Home Automation is not complete until you hear the music!  Audio is a simple way to pick up your game and add another form of input and output from your home.  The follow video looks at simple ways to integrate the Sonos line of products with your Amazon Alex, […]

TOP 9 Things to Automate in your Smart Home

So you like the idea of smart home automation, but you just don’t know where to start.  How about taking a look at 9 of the most common things you can automate easily in your home! Looking to keep going, here are some of the products that I use in […]

Home Automation Tips & Tricks #3 – stay OPEN to options!

Technology is always changing and sometimes it can become tiring to constantly try to keep up.  Often once technology professionals find a solution they are good with, they say they are now and “expert” and they stop looking.  Don’t make this mistake! I would suggest that the best way to be […]

Home Automation Tips & Tricks #4 – Notifications

Beep, Beep Beep – do you have fantom notification syndrome, you know the feeling that something is buzzing in your pocket and your phone is nowhere near? One of the first things you will do with Home Automation is setup notifications for your IoT smart home devices, some times so […]

Aeotec Z-Wave WallMote Review | Home Automation

Home Automation systems often add a great deal of convenience, but sometimes its simple to forget that we need to do things manually sometimes too!  Forget pulling out a smartphone to turn on some lights, we need a simple way to add manual functionality to the smartest of smart home […]

Top Tech Gift Ideas | 2017 Holiday Xmas Season

Believe it or not, the 2017 holiday season has already started!  Just visit your local big box stores and you will see the holiday decorations have already started to fill the isles! With that in mind, its time to get ahead of the line and make sure you reserve the […]

Home Automation Tips and Tricks # 2 Automated Lighting Rules

So you have started working with home automation and you have some light setup and turning on/off from time to time. Here are some tips and examples of ways to make sure they not only turn on at the right time, but they don’t turn off when they shouldn’t! If […]